Working for yourself. Being your own boss. Setting your own business goals. Does that sound nice? If so, you’ll want to consider the top 10 self-employed occupations for 2016, rated best according to size, recent job growth, and wages. Now, plenty of folks work a little for themselves on the side (like selling handmade jewelry on Etsy), […]
Michigan State University’s Recruiting Trends report projects that 2015-2016 will be the third straight year of solid growth as employers seek new talent from all degree levels: associate’s, bachelor’s, MBA, master’s, doctorate, and professional. This is great news for high school and college students (and their parents) who are concerned about the job market and weighing the benefits of a […]
As Fast Company announced last week, Emsi has assembled new lists that reveal the most in-demand jobs for 2016. We considered several factors—including growth, wages, job ads, and number of new hires—to arrive at an elite few, which reside predominately in technology, health care, and management. The resulting careers are those that have the greatest gap between job openings […]
Some interesting new data was just released by MONEY and Kaplan Test Prep. Turns out that high school counselors are a bit more focused on helping high school students and their parents figure out how to pay for college than they are on helping students actually find the right college. The behavior makes sense. After all, we’ve placed […]
In 2013, the number of recent high-school grads enrolling in college programs was just under 66%—even lower than 68.6% at the start of the recession in 2008. Why? And is this good or bad for students? Should more sign up for college? How can they know? In terms of why, several plausible explanations could be behind […]
Find Your Calling received a nice mention on Fox Business in its recent article Choosing a College Major for Success, which discusses the importance of picking the right type of college and college program based on your aspirations and interests. This is exactly what Find Your Calling is all about. Parents often want to send their […]
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