Do's and don'ts nobody else will tell you
If you don't speak up, nobody will know you want to turn that seasonal job into a full-time position. But don't sabotage yourself. Read More »
'At Walmart, everyone is always standing,' says the spry greeter
AOL Jobs visited a Walmart in Kearny, N.J., and chatted with greeter "Venke" Venkatraman, an amiable 72-year-old who has it in his nature to love people. Read More »
Hospitality industry careers can be exotic or close to home
A career in hospitality management could lead almost anywhere ... literally. Read More »
Dentists, petroleum engineers, CEOs and more
What preparation do you need to get a job that pays $70 per hour or more? (If you do the math, that's $146,000 per year.) Read More »
These 8 manual occupations pay more than $55,000 a year
Blue-collar jobs don't always have a reputation for being high-paying. These are exceptions. Read More »
Being of great service to the world does not guarantee a big paycheck
Some of the most well-respected professions - ones that require lots of schooling and bring great service to the world - don't pay nearly as much as you think. Read More »
Possible unpaid internships are at the heart of the matter
The San Francisco Giants and Miami Marlins are under investigation by the Department of Labor for possible minimum wage violations of low-paid employees. Read More »
These employers offer better pay and benefits than competitors.
Certain industries are known for not treating their workers well. These employers are exceptions. Read More »
Saru Jayaraman uncovers workplaces of heartbreak and poverty.
From five star restaurants to fast food chains, restaurant workers endure deplorable conditions, Saru Jayaraman argues. Read More »
The employer called it "willful misconduct." A court disagreed.
The employer called it "willful misconduct." A court disagreed. Read More »
A new report identifies 10 occupations where people can't stand their coworkers.
Payscale report identifies 10 occupations where people have the worst coworkers. Read More »
Group calls for White House to start paying its interns.
Group calls for White House to start paying its interns. Read More »
The Lean In foundation is criticized as "elitist and exploitative." Ouch.
The posting for a "highly organized" editorial intern was immediately criticized. Read More »
Most fast-food companies offer lousy pay, but this company pays the absolute worst. Read More »
By Jason Lange
WASHINGTON -- U.S. employers slowed their pace of hiring in July but the jobless rate fell anyway, mixed signals that could make the U.S. Federal Reserve more cautious about drawing down its huge economic stimulus program.
The number of jobs outside the farming sector increased by 162,000, the... Read More »
A low-wage retail gig can be the start of a strong career. Read More »
It's not just about kissing butts. 6 not-so-obvious tactics. Read More »
And the depression costs employers billions in missed work days. Read More »
Summer job market may be competitive, but these employers are hiring. Read More »
Some fellowships are completely identical to the unpaid internships of yore. Others, as intensive, yearlong training programs, are completely different. Read More »