Industries

  • Insiders Reveal The 'Dirty Secrets' Of Their Industries

    Insiders Reveal The 'Dirty Secrets' Of Their Industries

    Reddit commenters tell what really goes on inside their industries.

    Reddit commenters tell what really goes on inside their industries. True or not, this makes for interesting reading. Continue Reading

  • 7 Industries With Plummeting Salaries

    7 Industries With Plummeting Salaries

    Middle class wages, over all, have been pretty stagnant for over a decade. But not everyone's wages have stagnated. In fact, some people have seen their salaries rise at a rosy clip, while many others have actually become poorer. The Bureau of Economic Analysis has tracked average full-time income by industry... Continue Reading

  • Best Bets For Jobs In 2012

    Best Bets For Jobs In 2012

    By Debra Auerbach Looking forward to 2012, there is cautious optimism that the economy -- and the job market -- will continue to improve. The recently released National Employment Report from ADP, a private staffing and business services firm, showed private employers added 206,000 jobs in November.... Continue Reading

  • Real Salaries Of 2011: What To Expect In 2012

    Real Salaries Of 2011: What To Expect In 2012

    By Adriana Llames Considering a new career? Before you jump into a new industry or profession, read this. From personal chefs to commercial pilots, corrections officers and celebrity realtors, here's what they actually made last year. Continue Reading

  • The 5 Most Injury-Prone Industries

    The 5 Most Injury-Prone Industries

    This article originally appeared on Schools.com By Kenneth Corbin Last year, the U.S. workplace got a little safer for some: the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) tallied 3.1 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses in 2010 among private sector firms, down from 3.3 million reported incidents the... Continue Reading

  • The 10 Industries Americans Dislike Most

    The 10 Industries Americans Dislike Most

    Who knew the federal government was so unpopular. As was widely noted during the summer's showdown over the debt limit, the most important outcome was not partisan in nature. The true loser was any elected official of the federal government who, whether they were an active participant or not, became tied to a... Continue Reading

  • Which 30 Jobs Will Add the Most Workers in the Next Decade?

    Which 30 Jobs Will Add the Most Workers in the Next Decade?

    Rachel Zupek, CareerBuilder.com writer While some people take their time choosing a job or career based on their passions or goals, others just want to know where they can get a job and when. During the economic downturn it was difficult to be picky, but now that things are looking up, the abundance of jobs from... Continue Reading

  • 10 Careers That Didn't Exist 10 Years Ago

    10 Careers That Didn't Exist 10 Years Ago

    Rachel Zupek, CareerBuilder.com writer Every so often, you meet someone with a job title that makes you go, "Huh?" Either it's too technical to understand, too hard to describe or in some cases, people just may not have heard of it. But, why would someone not have heard about a job's existence? Simple: All the... Continue Reading