Officials say thousands of jobs are currently available and thousands more are expected to open as 40 percent of state employees are eligible to retire.
CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger has some tips for transitioning from full-time employee to part-time retiree.
Apprenticeship programs in Los Angeles teach plumbers the tricks of the trade, while paying them good wages along the way.
Dr. SriniVas Sadda, Doheny Eye Institute’s newly-appointed president and chief scientific officer, says the job market for skilled ophthalmic medical technicians is dilating in Los Angeles.
Valerie Caldera, a police sergeant at California State University, Los Angeles, says CSULA is diligent in its effort to place more female officers in key positions.
Local veterans in search of jobs had reason for hope Tuesday as Mayor Eric Garcetti announced major steps forward in his promise to get 10,000 veterans working.
Craig Oka, Director of the Career Education & Professional Development Center at CSUN, says Los Angeles’ business community needs educated problem-solvers able to work right away.
Rabia Djellouli, a professor at California State University, Northridge, says for aspiring mathematicians to better compete for a projected blast of job opportunities in L.A., they’ll need to prepare early.
Neil Virani, a teacher at William Mulholland Middle School, says the Los Angeles Unified School District is saturating its classrooms with technology to help transform K-12 students into innovative thinkers.
Struggling teen clothing retailer American Apparel will reportedly cut jobs and shut down stores in a $30 million cost-cutting effort.
With so many people vying for available positions, this is what aspiring firefighters and medical rescuers need to do to maintain a competitive edge in Los Angeles.
Cindy Lewis, Director of Career Services at California Lutheran University in Los Angeles, highlights the more advantageous ways for job seekers to prepare for important interviews.
Henrik P. Minassians, an associate professor at California State University, Northridge, says CSUN is helping future urban planners become even more marketable by offering a master’s program in 2015.
Rita Soultanian, director of career services at California Institute of the Arts, says the number of job opportunities for multimedia artists is expanding in Los Angeles.
Keith R. Pillow, an adjunct professor of marketing at California State University, Los Angeles, says digital managers are expected to assume even more pivotal responsibilities in the coming years.