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Independent Photographers Are Focused On L.A.’s Business Community

While some news groups are laying off salaried photographers, Dave Haase says job opportunities for portrait and commercial camera operators are holding ground.

02/08/2015

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L.A.’s Employment Road Is Smooth For Limo Drivers

In greater Los Angeles, many limousine drivers earn sustainable wages, especially if they work for the motion picture and video industries.

02/08/2015

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Technical Writers Play Central Roles In L.A.’s Social Sciences

Marc Fishel, owner of High-Tech Publications, says future technical writers in metro Los Angeles must know how to incorporate inventive ways to transform complex material into straightforward instruction.

02/08/2015

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Paralegals Among Fastest Growing Segments Of Legal Profession

Paralegals rank among one of the fastest growing segments of the legal profession and overburdened attorneys rely on paralegals for a variety of tasks. CBS News’ Jill Schlesinger has more.

02/05/2015

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Technology Is Changing The Future Of L.A. Health Care

Marina Del Rey Hospital’s Paulette Heitmeyer says technology is remodeling the architecture of the medical industry, resulting in a blast of new jobs for computer-cultured health information specialists.

02/02/2015

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Top College Degrees That Pay Well In L.A.

Chris Lenz, director of the Career Development Center at CSULA, reveals the leading college degrees that help graduates land high-paying jobs in Los Angeles.

02/02/2015

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L.A. Computer Security Expert Warns Students About Identity Theft

Scott Spiro, a computer security expert in Los Angeles, says college students are now the leading at-risk group for identity theft, a growing crime that can affect their employment opportunities.

02/02/2015

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Expert Weighs In On The Benefits Of Internships

An interesting and lasting effect of the great rescission is how much employers rely on internships to identify potential job candidates. CBS News’ Jill Schlesinger reports.

01/29/2015

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Tips For Turning Your Hobby Into A Career

Experts note that creative professionals may be the best candidates to morph their hobbies into their careers. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.

01/27/2015

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Job Outlook For L.A.’s MRI Techs Gets A Healthy Diagnosis

Julius Wilson, an MRI technologist, says in order for job seekers in Los Angeles to land a lucrative position in this profession, they will need to be computer literate and science-minded.

01/26/2015

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L.A.’s Hospitality Industry Targets Masterful Business Managers

Dr. Angela Young, a professor at California State University, Los Angeles, says proficient business managers in L.A. are well-rounded, fine-tuned and multi-skilled.

01/26/2015

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A Two-Year College In L.A. Will Soon Offer Bachelor’s Degrees

By 2016, Santa Monica College will offer a four-year bachelor’s degree program in interaction design, opening many doors of opportunity for educated workers in this top-dollar field.

01/26/2015

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Certificate Programs May Boost Your Skills, Potential Earning Power

If you’re working in a full-time career and don’t have the time or lifestyle that would accommodate returning to graduate school, you may want to consider a certificate program. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger has more.

01/22/2015

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Is Working From Home For You? Expert Weighs In

You’ve seen the ads and been tantalized by the concept but is working from home for you? CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger weighs in.

01/21/2015

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Researchers In L.A. Aim To Mold A New Sustainable Economy

Yvonne Yen Liu, a researcher at Economic Roundtable, says tomorrow’s social science analysts in Los Angeles will need to understand the challenges and opportunities within a service-based economy.

01/19/2015

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