get hired

Finding the right job at the right salary with the benefits you need to support long-term financial stability can be exhausting. We help you navigate the job market to find the employment you need to advance your career so you can achieve long-term financial stability and success. We’ll show you where the grass is greener and how to get there!

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why a college degree is more valuable

Ask The Expert: Should We NOT Send Our Son To College?

April 26, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A reader and his wife are arguing about college for their son.

Work excuses you can use

How Our Jobs Are Making Us Sick

April 24, 2017 | Dori Zinn

Unless you’ve got a mighty hefty inheritance or have been lucky enough to be born into money, you’ve gotta work. And you’re probably stressed about it.

millennials sign up for health insurance

What Happens When Researchers Team Up? This.

April 10, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

Turns out you can learn a lot more when you join forces. Here are some surprising results of this new trend.

Can’t Pick a Career? TV Can Help

April 7, 2017 | Joe Pye

Research shows nearly 25 percent of high school students pick their career based on something they saw on TV or in a movie.

Millennials can't save? Not true

Educated And Employed

March 28, 2017 | Joe Pye

2017 shows the highest hiring rates for entry level jobs in 15 years.

jobs that do not require degrees

Need a Job? Head to Health Care

March 20, 2017 | Dori Zinn

There are more than 20,000 openings across the country for nurse practitioners, physicians.

Trump jobs record

God’s Gift to Jobs? Time to Prove It

March 9, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger

Here’s a quick look at employment stats to put the first jobs numbers of the Trump administration into context — and what we can expect.

A networking study says Facebook counts

The Top 10 Creative Jobs

March 7, 2017 | Joe Pye

These jobs pay $45,000 a year on average with room to grow.

job mistakes

6 Stupid Things That Can Cost You a Job

February 24, 2017 | Joe Pye

Asking the hiring manager where the nearest bar is located won’t get you in.

Could you do a better job than your boss?

How to Make Six Figures at a Job with Thousands of Openings

January 26, 2017 | Dori Zinn

Glassdoor named software engineers as the 16th-best job in the country. With a $101,000 median base salary and 17,085 openings, your chances of landing a sweet gig with a hefty salary is high.

Need a Job? Chances Are You’ll Get One

January 10, 2017 | Dori Zinn

Forty percent of employers plan to hire permanent, full-time employees and 30 percent plan to hire part-timers this year, even as unemployment is at one of its lowest points in history.

Could you do a better job than your boss?

Want a New Job? Here are the Best Ones

December 5, 2016 | Dori Zinn

All jobs in these fields average at least $20 an hour and are some of the fastest-growing positions in the labor market right now.

Job interview mistakes

Jobs are Open, but Qualified Candidates aren’t Applying

December 1, 2016 | Dori Zinn

With generic resumes, cover letters and potential employees heading into interviews blind, many applicants aren’t prepared for the jobs they’re applying for.

Could you do a better job than your boss?

Many of Us Want to Change Jobs – But Not for the Money

August 25, 2016 | Dori Zinn

Salary tops the list, just barely — “benefits” and “fun” are next

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How to Get Hired With Bad Credit

August 25, 2016 | Dollar Stretcher

Yes, it can cost you — unless you know these five things.

vacation of the future

How Smart People Sink Their Careers in 15 Minutes

August 22, 2016 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

They forget to do these four things when they apply for a job, and it costs them.

Making Extra Money in the Gig Economy

June 9, 2016 | John Rampton

What’s a “contingent worker” and an “outsource provider”? They’re money-making machines.

companies that will pay for college

The 10 Best Companies That Will Pay For Your College

May 18, 2015 | Jess Miller

These days, “tuition assistance” is a popular perk. Find out which companies are legit when it comes to paying your loans.

Red Lobster student loan program

The Red Lobster Top Secret Student Loan Program

March 31, 2015 | Jess Miller

When companies try to get young people hired with the promise of ‘tuition assistance,’ here’s what they don’t tell you.

12 Fastest Growing Jobs You Can Get Through a Temp Agency

March 18, 2015 | Jess Miller

Lost your job but don’t want to work at a fast food place? Try out these occupations instead.

Body language mistakes

Have You Made Any Of These Body Language Mistakes During a Job Interview?

January 20, 2015 | Jess Miller

Using too many hand gestures, fidgeting, and bad posture can cause you to miss out on your dream job.

Student loan quiz

Quiz: How Should I Pay Off My Student Debt?

January 20, 2015 | Emily Bloch

Got no idea how to pay back your student loans? The sooner you start thinking about that, the better — and we’re here to help.

National Guard soldier

6 Things You Should Consider Before Joining the National Guard

December 4, 2014 | Stephanie Inman

It comes with great pay and benefits, but National Guard recruits sometimes have to make sacrifices.

A networking study says Facebook counts

Networking isn’t the nightmare we think it is

July 29, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Hate being professionally social? Good thing email and Facebook count.

Lumberjack is among the fastest shrinking jobs.

10 jobs you’d hate to have in 10 years

July 17, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

These fields are shrinking so fast they’ll lose more than 400,000 jobs by 2022.

Negotiate a higher salary

4 ways to negotiate a higher salary

May 27, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Who’s most scared to negotiate a higher salary? Canadians. But Americans aren’t far behind.

6 amazing things you didn’t know libraries offer

April 24, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

A lot of them involve free stuff. Time to get a library card.

Are you celebrating Administrative Professionals Day?

Today is NOT Secretary’s Day

April 23, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

It’s Administrative Professionals Day. If you’re not already one, here’s the latest on how to become one.

You need to know these social media dos and don'ts.

Social media DOs and DON’Ts for a job search

April 17, 2014 | Angela Colley

Here are 5 ways social media can cost you a job, and 7 ways it can help you land one.

Infographic of the week: Sunny days ahead for the job market?

April 4, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Small businesses will play a big part in a rebounding job market, a new survey says.

10 unhappiest jobs in America

April 1, 2014 | Lulu Ramadan

New job study confirms what we all already knew — money does buy happiness.

Burger flipper is one of few jobs left that don't require college.

Jobs that don’t require college are fading fast

March 27, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Higher education is becoming unavoidable, but crazy expenses aren’t.

Try these excuses to go to a job interview without outright lying to an employer.

Best (worst?) excuses to get out of work for a job interview

March 18, 2014 | Lulu Ramadan

There are better ways to get out of work for a job interview than faking an illness. We’ll tell you how.

You can get student loan help to reduce your payments

Why student loans can cost you a job – and 5 ways to get student loan help

March 10, 2014 | Monica Victor

I took out student loans so I could get a job. Now my student loans might prevent me from getting a job.

Hint: Don't show up naked to a job interview.

The best and worst colors to wear in a job interview

November 29, 2013 | Michael Koretzky

The colors you’re sporting at your next job interview could mean the difference between getting hired and going back to the employment line. We look at the best and worst colors you can wear to job interviews if you want to get hired now.

Herpetolgist? What a creepy job.

10 creepy jobs

October 31, 2013 | Brian Bienkowski

Halloween is upon us and it’s time to find the 10 creepiest jobs on the planet. Scared of the dark, don’t like snakes, spiders or body parts, frightened of heights, don’t want to work in the same place where sharks make a living, then don’t you dare pick one of these jobs.

These are not appropriate shoes for a job interview.

Are you wearing the right shoes for a job interview?

October 28, 2013 | Monica Victor

The edge you need to get hired may be right at your feet. A new study finds the shoes you wear to a job interview may be leaving a bigger impression than you might think on the person who’s doing the hiring. Make sure you’re putting your best foot forward.