New “Get Skills to Work” Training and Hiring Program

October 29, 2012 |

The Department of Defense along with participating corporations has announced a new hiring program that aims to train and place 100,000 veterans in advanced manufacturing and related jobs by 2015. The … [Read more...]

The 10 Best Work-from-anywhere Jobs

October 24, 2012 |

Forbes has published a new article, "The Best-paying Jobs You Can Do From Anywhere," pointing out that jobs in the future won't look too much like jobs today -- specifically, work will be less about … [Read more...]

The Best (and Worst) Jobs of 2012

October 04, 2012 |

2012 is nearly over, and CareerCast has published a fresh evaluation of what it sees as the top 10 jobs in the country -- as well as the worst 10. Evaluating each job using five components (Physical … [Read more...]

Top 15-paying Jobs for College Grads

September 25, 2012 |
Electrical engineer

You're taking advantage of your GI Bill and other military education benefits, right? If not, here's some more incentive for you: a run-down of the top-paying jobs available to people who have a … [Read more...]

Update: Labor Department Grants for Vet Job Training

August 21, 2012 |

From a Department of Labor News Release:  The Labor Department today awarded grants totaling $11.53 million through the Veterans’ Workforce Investment Program to provide an estimated 5,500 … [Read more...]

Veteran Retraining Program Updates

August 15, 2012 |
Medical assistants

Veterans Retaining Assistance Program:Unemployed veterans between 35 and 60 years old have an opportunity to begin a new career in one of more than 211 high-demand occupations by applying for … [Read more...]

Jobs Updates: Goodyear Hiring Vets, Licensing Help in NC

August 08, 2012 |

Goodyear Hiring 1000 Veterans:Goodyear plans to hire 1,000 veterans in the next three years as part of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Hiring Our Heroes program. The goal of the program is to find … [Read more...]

Ten Tips to Get The Most From the Job Fair

August 01, 2012 |

1. Check websites to see announcements of local job fairs. They will give you dates, locations, websites, directions, and contact information.2. Check out which companies will be attending the job … [Read more...]

Monster Virtual Career Fair on July 17: Energy

July 11, 2012 |
Monster Virtual Career Fair: Energy

Monster is hosting a virtual career fair on July 17 for people who are interested in careers with the energy industry. If you haven't been to a virtual career fair before, the basics are here in this … [Read more...]

Vet Job Update: VA and Ryder Jobs, Minnesota Vet Preference

April 27, 2012 |

VA Adding Mental Health Workers: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has announced that it will add 1,900 mental health staffers to its workforce. The new employees will include nurses, … [Read more...]