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10 Tips on How To Kick-Start Your Digital Marketing Career

If you’re looking to break into the digital marketing industry, there’s no better time than now. According to the government, the digital economy is growing 10 times faster than the traditional economy which will result in a skills gap of 900,000 vacancies by 2015. ...




Writing a Cover Letter

A cover letter is an introduction that precedes your resume and it may be the most important document that you send to prospective employers. This is the first opportunity that you have to make a good impression. Make your document brief and easily readable, as well as demonstrate that you are professional, thoughtful, and organized. ...




8 Career-Boosting Habits You Should Adopt Today

From entry-level to senior management, most workers have something more they'd like to achieve in their professional lives. But advancing your career doesn't just mean getting a promotion or switching to another company. Every day, there are simple, little things you can do to improve your productivity, your job satisfaction and your overall standing with your colleagues. ...




10 Lessons from America's Greatest Military Leaders

How the Military Prepares Veterans to Start a Business - See more at: http://www.businessnewsdaily.com/3404-veterans-entrepreneurs.html#sthash.wiJ1vVtU.dpuf
 
How the Military Prepares Veterans to Start a Business - See more at: http://www.businessnewsdaily.com/3404-veterans-entrepreneurs. ...




Building A Career, One Image at a Time

Glancing at the family portraits that adorn many of the homes at NAF Atsugi, you will invariably come across the work of Teena Hester, a respected photographer who has lived on the installation for nearly 10 and a half years.
 
As a young woman, Teena worked in retail services at Nine West, and her dream was to climb the corporate ladder to a managerial position. ...




Hispanics and Latinos Finding Good Jobs in Healthcare

Hispanics and Latinos in America tend to be relegated to lower paying jobs in industries that do not require advanced training or skills. When they do succeed in more advanced careers, it is not something we talk about very loudly. Perhaps that needs to change. ...




5 highest paying jobs for military vets

CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER
Median salary: $167,200
It's not all that surprising that veterans are often hired to direct a company's IT strategies and infrastructure. Along with infantry and logistics, communication technology is one of the most common areas for officer training, said Nick Swaggert, who directs the veterans program at staffing company Genesis10. ...




How to successfully transition from military to civilian life

Whether a service member is separating after four years, retiring after 20 years, being forced to discharge, or separating due to injury or illness, transition can be a difficult time for many veterans and their families. No two individuals experience the same situation, and not all problems can be averted. ...




Job Interview Advice for Veterans: Practice

When going on an interview, it is important that veterans can accurately describe their skills and what they can bring to the table. Gibson said research shows that more than 70 percent of hiring managers find it difficult to ascertain recent veterans' skill sets based on their resume alone. ...




Diversity and Training Help Veterans Find Jobs |

Service members often encounter situations requiring the ability to work within a variety of different cultures. The military provides cross-cultural training, and how to adjust to different cultural norms. Having a broader perspective and experience working with all kinds of people serves veterans well in today’s global economy. ...