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50 Best Companies For Older Workers

50 Best Companies For Older Workers

AARP and Society for Human Resource Management's annual ranking of best employers for the plus-50 set. Read More »

10 Highest-Paying Temp Jobs

10 Highest-Paying Temp Jobs

One way to get a foot in the door of a desirable employer is to get hired as a temp. This year, 40 percent of employers plan to hire temporary and contract workers, compared to 36 percent last year, according to an annual forecast by CareerBuilder (an AOL Jobs sponsor). Of these companies, 42 percent plan to... Read More »

Health Care Jobs In Highest Demand In 2013

Health Care Jobs In Highest Demand In 2013

As a huge proportion of the population gets older, there will be a high demand for better health care services, cutting-edge technology, and new drugs -- along with the doctors, nurses, lab researchers, technicians, and administrators who can propel the industry forward. Read More »

It's Not Just A Low-Wage Recovery

It's Not Just A Low-Wage Recovery

Factories that make aircraft, cars and machinery have made up a good chunk of the job gains over the past two years, as have hospitals and doctors' offices. Read More »

10 Fastest-Growing Industries For Jobs

10 Fastest-Growing Industries For Jobs

With the economy making a comeback, some industries are now showing robust growth. Read More »

Confessions Of A Manhattan Nutritionist: Confronting Bingers And 'Emotional Eaters'

Confessions Of A Manhattan Nutritionist: Confronting Bingers And 'Emotional Eaters'

"Much of my job is like being a therapist," says a Manhattan-based nutritionist of her practice. Read More »

10 Industries Set To Boom

10 Industries Set To Boom

By Rick Newman It's hard to predict the future, especially if you're still struggling to figure out what's happening in today's economy. But predicting the future is exactly what you need to do if you're enrolling in college, starting a fresh career, or investing in new skills. The pace of change in the... Read More »

10 Best Health Care Jobs In 2012 And Beyond

10 Best Health Care Jobs In 2012 And Beyond

An aging population, advances in technology and the ongoing implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act -- also known as "Obamacare" -- ensure that jobs in medical professions will continue to grow in the U.S. for years. Employment for both salaried and hourly workers in the health care... Read More »

How To Become A Nurse Practitioner [Infographic]

How To Become A Nurse Practitioner [Infographic]

By Claire Kaufman Want to do good and be rewarded for it? Nurse practitioners bring together compassionate nursing and expert primary care. And nurse practitioners benefit from a booming job market. The Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts 26 percent job growth in the coming decade, 2010-2020. Nurse... Read More »

A Job In High Demand That Pays $68,000 A Year

A Job In High Demand That Pays $68,000 A Year

As the nation's baby boomer generation has aged, there's been a corresponding increase in demand for workers to provide health-care services. It comes as little surprise then that the health-care sector has added an average of 28,000 jobs a month during the last 12 months, according to the Bureau of Labor... Read More »

$100,000-A-Year Jobs That Don't Require A College Degree

$100,000-A-Year Jobs That Don't Require A College Degree

With U.S. workers' wages stagnating, the idea of earning $100,000 a year without a bachelor's degree might seem impossible. But there are jobs that command high salaries, have plenty of openings, and require only certification from a vocational school or an associate degree, typically earned at one of the... Read More »

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... Read More »

How to Future-Proof Your Career [Video]

How to Future-Proof Your Career [Video]

Great opportunities lie ahead if you're not too fixated on preserving the past

If your job can be done cheaper some place else in the world, it will be. And if it can be done by a robot or software, it will be. So it might be time to take a look at some other options, according to business and media futurist Robert Tercek. He sat down with AOL for a chat about the future of employment on... Read More »

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... Read More »

UnitedHealth Group Has 3,200 Job Openings

UnitedHealth Group Has 3,200 Job Openings

UnitedHealth Group, like so many players in the health care space, is in a hiring mode. Right now, UnitedHealth told Fortune, it has 3,200 openings across the nation, with the biggest demand in information technology and clinical practices. Essentially, the company puts the burden on you to figure out what... Read More »

11 Hot Fields for Hiring in 2011

11 Hot Fields for Hiring in 2011

Selena Dehne, JIST Publishing Occupational experts like Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., say that America is climbing out of recession and job opportunities are better now than they've been for a long time. But what does this mean for people hoping to advance their career? What can they do in 2011 to be strong... Read More »

Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) has 4,000 Job Openings

Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) has 4,000 Job Openings

It's no surprise that Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) has had 4,000 openings across the nation, reports Fortune. Like much of the health care industry, HCA has been constantly hiring as of late. HCA ranks 77th on the Fortune 500, and is the largest private operator of health care facilities in the world. Read More »

10 Careers Mostly Likely to Make You Depressed

10 Careers Mostly Likely to Make You Depressed

Clinical depression is not just a disease of the unemployed or an uninvited visitor around the holiday season. No, clinical depression tends to afflict the employed and can hover over them every minute of their working day, no matter the season of the year. Psychology Today lists 10 career paths that have been... Read More »

Six Top Industries Hiring in 2011

Six Top Industries Hiring in 2011

By Carol Tice Which industries will be the hottest in 2011? Though the economy is still sleepy, some industries are moving again, while others struggle. To find out where there's high job demand, we talked to two employment experts: Career expert Robin Ryan, author of '60 Seconds and You're Hired,' and... Read More »

Hiring in Health Care Slowing Down -- For Now

Hiring in Health Care Slowing Down -- For Now

Health care hiring isn't all rosy, at least not right now. In Wisconsin, for example, the number of new jobs created in hospitals has slowed and shortages that were difficult to fill have lessened, reports the 2010 Hospital Workforce Report published by the Wisconsin Hospital Association. This is the first... Read More »

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