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10 Jobs Cooler Than Yours

10 Jobs Cooler Than Yours

Wondering what it pays to be a shoe designer, video game tester or cruise ship director? Find out!  Read Article

6 Strong Jobs Despite the Downturn

6 Strong Jobs Despite the Downturn

In today's economy, it may seem like every industry is shedding jobs. Yet that's not the whole truth.  Read Article

10 Certification Paths to a Better Job

10 Certification Paths to a Better Job

Enhance your credentials and impress potential employers with a specialized certification.  Read Article

10 Growing Jobs in Education

10 Growing Jobs in Education

Despite the downturn, jobs in education are on the rise as more people are interested in going back to school.  Read Article

10 Recession-Proof Jobs

10 Recession-Proof Jobs

It's safe to say that the current job market is in the pits.  Read Article

10 Unusual Majors and the Jobs You Can Get With Them

10 Unusual Majors and the Jobs You Can Get With Them

Having an uncommon major doesn't mean you won't be able to find a good career when you graduate.  Read Article

20 Jobs that Pay America's Average Salary

20 Jobs that Pay America's Average Salary

Looking for options? Check out these median-income jobs, what they pay and the training they require.  Read Article

5 Family-Friendly Careers

5 Family-Friendly Careers

Balancing work and family life can be challenging, but some industries make it a bit easier.  Read Article

5 Jobs Where Your Age is an Advantage

5 Jobs Where Your Age is an Advantage

Some industries may be more favorable to hiring older workers than their younger counterparts.  Read Article

7 Signs That Your Job Could Be in Jeopardy

7 Signs That Your Job Could Be in Jeopardy

Facing a sudden decrease in workload? Being left out of the loop? Beware: your job could be at stake.  Read Article

Is Your Job Doomed?

Is Your Job Doomed?

Avoiding a few common pitfalls can reduce your chances of getting let go by your employers.  Read Article

10 Best Jobs Requiring Two-Year Degrees

10 Best Jobs Requiring Two-Year Degrees

Wondering what you can do with a two-year degree? Check out this list of 10 lucrative careers.  Read Article

Why You Might Want to Work on the Weekends

Why You Might Want to Work on the Weekends

Rethink your notion of "free time" - and see why working on the weekend could work in your favor.  Read Article

Coverletter Makeover

Coverletter Makeover

Not getting responses on your job inquiries? Try a tailored, next-generation job search letter.  Read Article

What Salary Cuts?

What Salary Cuts?

Some industries have seen wages go up, not down. These 24 jobs are a great example.  Read Article

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