Small Business Trends Featuring the Intersect Fund

Small businesses provide the bulk of job opportunities in today’s job market. Therefore, many job-seekers will end up working for small businesses or as entrepreneurs. We spoke with Joe Shure from The Intersect Fund, a non-profit that serves entrepreneurs, to gain some insight into small business trends and advice for those wishing to pursue entrepreneurship. Read More …

Meet Sara Lopez, New Media Star

Do you love social media? If so, Sara Lopez may have your dream job. I asked Sara some questions about her job as 8th Continent Soymilk’s new media spokesperson. How did you get your job as a new media spokesperson? My passion with social media and online marketing started when I was hosting and organizing Read More …

Helpful Links for Job-Seekers

Create job alerts at SimplyHired and receive results by email or RSS.  You can also find employment trends for various industries and occupations. RealMatch finds jobs by matching your qualifications with those in job listings. Create and store resumes for free at Emurse. A list of 50 Standard Interview Questions from CollegeGrad.com. The OWL at Read More …

Insider Interview: Education

A career in education has obvious advantages: teachers are highly respected and it is a recession resistant field. Why, then, do so many teachers leave the profession within a few years?  Probably because teaching proves more stressful than they thought.  Teaching isn’t right for everyone and you should research a career before making a decision.  Read More …

Advice for Recent Graduates from HowStuffWorks.com Founder Marshall Brain

Marshall Brain is the founder of HowStuffWorks.com, an award-winning site that provides resources on thousands of topics.  Mr. Brain was kind enough to answer some questions I had about the challenges recent college graduates are facing. For more information, visit the career channel at HowStuffWorks. 1. How do recent graduates get started in a career Read More …