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Expert Weighs In On How To Land Job That Offers Salary Bump
A new survey uncovered several positions with salary increases of up to five times the average. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
Many Workers Favor Increase In Flexibility Over Increase In Wages
Increasingly, workers are showing a preference for jobs that allow them to work remotely. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
Job Outlook Improves For New College Grads
A survey from the Collegiate Employment Research Institute found that employment opportunities for new college graduates should increase 15 percent next year. Employment prospects look especially good for graduates looking for work in the education,...
L.A. Area Technical Writer Entered Technology Field Ahead Of Curve
“I encourage aspiring technical writers to practice instructional writing at every chance,” said Marc Fishel, a seasoned scribe and owner of High-Tech Publications.
L.A. Real Estate Agent Says Business Career Involves Constant Learning
“I’ve learned that the key to having a successful business career in sales is to amass a variety of great mentors and appropriate their best practices,” said Hugo Torres, a Los Angeles-area real estate agent.
L.A. Becomes Home Base For Former Travel Nurse
“The satisfaction we get from our jobs, in having the ability to touch so many people’s lives and having them touch ours, is truly priceless,” said Jonell A. Ksiazkiewicz, a registered nurse.
Social Media Matters In Your Job Search
A new study reveals that 92 percent of job recruiters use social media while vetting candidates. Professional network LinkedIn is the most popular social network for recruiters, with Facebook in second place. CBS News Business Analyst Jill...
Groundskeepers Are Needed Year-Round In Los Angeles
To advance in the growing fields of horticulture, arboriculture or landscape design in L.A., formal education and experience are a must.
L.A. Laboratory Scientist Uses Technology To Better Patients' Lives
“I just never stop learning and continuing to push myself to become a better person that serves people who are in need,” said Alvin Castillo, a clinical laboratory scientist.
L.A. Professor Preps Next Wave Of Information Security Analysts
“I advise [aspiring information security analysts] to take classes in cyber-security and earn certificates dealing with the different areas of data and information security," said Dr. Joseph Otto.