Health Care

  • Top 10 Jobs for College Grads

    Top 10 Jobs for College Grads

    They may not be sexy, and they may not sound all that glamorous, but the most important things about jobs for recent college grads is that they're available, they have a future, and most of all, they pay. A recent study shows that specialized health care positions are hot, as are those that involve a... Continue Reading

  • Company Vision Plan Saves Employee's Life

    Company Vision Plan Saves Employee's Life

    For the past decade or so, employers and employees alike have been stunned by the alarming rise in the cost of health care, which is sometimes blamed on over-treatment -- too many unwarranted tests and expensive therapies. But the opposite it true, too. Some workers never or rarely see a doctor, which means... Continue Reading

  • Industries to Watch: Health Care

    Industries to Watch: Health Care

    The effects of the recession were certainly felt in all industries, including those perceived as "recession-proof" like health care. In fact, according to a recent report from the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, health care spending in 2009 grew only 4 percent, the slowest rate in 50 years. Yet despite... Continue Reading

  • How Can a Health Care Bill be a Job Killer?

    How Can a Health Care Bill be a Job Killer?

    You might have heard on the news or seen in the headlines, the Republicans are trying to repeal the recently passed Health care bill because it's a "job killer." You might be thinking, that sounds odd. What effect can a health care bill have on jobs, especially if you don't work in the health care... Continue Reading

  • Top Five Industries for Salary Growth

    Top Five Industries for Salary Growth

    Looking for a well-paid job in construction or real estate? Most people know that the chances of getting hired or getting a raise in either of those industries are pretty slim these days. In fact, average salaries in both real estate and construction are down even from where they were a year ago. But, there... Continue Reading

  • 3 Emerging Jobs within the Growing Healthcare Industry

    3 Emerging Jobs within the Growing Healthcare Industry

    Healthcare jobs are constantly growing, even despite a weak economy. As job outlooks become desperate, both experienced professionals and recent graduates are hoping to break into the healthcare industry where jobs are consistently becoming available. The need for healthcare workers will continue to rise, mostly... Continue Reading

  • $225 Million Available Now to Help You Get a Job

    $225 Million Available Now to Help You Get a Job

    The U.S. Department of Labor has more than $225 million in health care and high growth training grants funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Continue Reading

  • Obama - Jobs Promised to American Workers

    Obama - Jobs Promised to American Workers

    In his first State of the Union address, President Obama spoke of the plight of the American worker and outlined what kind of help the government will attempt to provide. Oh sure, he also discussed war, the deficit, health care and other important issues, but the lion's share of the speech was clearly geared... Continue Reading

  • Top 3 Careers to Avoid: According to 150 HR Execs

    Top 3 Careers to Avoid: According to 150 HR Execs

    Listen up college kids! When global consultant group Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc. surveyed 150 human resource executives, they didn't expect such delicious irony. According to the survey (as published by TalentManagementTech.com), the top three careers they advised college freshmen to avoid are: Continue Reading