Emergence Of 'Gig Economy' Distorting Employment Data? Expert Says 'Yes'Amazon is joining Uber and other popular companies with a new program that hires workers to deliver packages in the latest example of the emerging so-called "gig economy".
L.A. Health Administrator Helps Prepare The Future Work ForceJim Sherman, part-time faculty member at California State University Northridge, finds he receives a greater personal reward from teaching.
L.A. CEO Seeks Justice And The Truth For VictimsDr. Ron Martinelli, CEO/Director of Martinelli & Associates: Justice & Forensic Consultants, Inc., offers investigative services in the Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement areas.
L.A. Clinical Psychologist, Professor Career Is Two-FoldedWith teaching, Dr. Ellis works at several psychology institutions training students in academic and dissertation coursework. On the clinical side, she works with adults, teens and couples, specializing in treatment through a mind-body lens.
Future Job Growth Looks Bright For Tech In Southern CaliforniaThe new job growth in the technology sector has now migrated to Playa Vista in Los Angeles, California. High tech firms such as Google, YouTube, Facebook, Yahoo and Microsoft have expanded their offices to this up and coming area dubbed as Silicon Beach.
Immigration Prompts Need To Teach English As Second Language In L.A.Silvia Rubalcava, a teacher at Gratts Learning Academy for Young Scholars, says dual or multi-language learning has become a necessity in Los Angeles.
Modeling Profession To See Rapid Growth In Los AngelesAs the overall perception of beauty changes, doors of opportunity are opening wider for aspiring models that better represent the consumers that live and work in L.A.
Army ROTC Preps L.A. College Students For Military LeadershipMajor Shannon V. Shambersky, a professor at UCLA, says Army ROTC cadets have access to dozens of career choices, from military police to cyber-security specialists.
LAUSD's Social Studies Instruction Promotes Civic CompetenceIsabel Morales, a social studies teacher at Los Angeles High School of the Arts, is helping students and children of immigrants become critical thinkers and proactive citizens.
L.A. Sheriff's Deputy Wants More Women To Enter Law EnforcementSheila Brown, a senior deputy at the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, says women should not shy away from seeking and securing mutually-benefiting jobs in law enforcement.
CSUN Shapes Future Management Analysts For Stable CareersDr. Kenneth R. Lord, a dean at California State University, Northridge, says because of an expanding range of areas management analysts must address, well-rounded education is a must.
Expert: Tips For Baby Boomers Looking For JobsCBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger has some tips for transitioning from full-time employee to part-time retiree.