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Business Consulting May Be Lucrative Part-Time Job, Expert Says

Consultants can earn $150 to $300 an hour to assist companies, CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.

06/30/2015

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Always Be Prepared For Important Job Interviews In L.A.

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.

06/29/2015

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CSUN Preps Students For Careers In Community Development

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.

06/29/2015

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Competition For Firefighting Jobs Heats Up In L.A.

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.

06/29/2015

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Tips For Job Seekers Who Are Re-Entering The Workforce

More people are re-entering the job force as the market is stabilizing, and join millions of currently employed workers who have been delaying their searches until conditions improve. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger offers tips for those who have been out of the job market.

06/23/2015

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Digital Managers Bring L.A.’s Advertisers Into A New Era

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.

06/22/2015

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CalArts Prepares Multimedia Artists For Solid Careers In L.A.

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.

06/22/2015

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CSULA’s Police Force Trained To Handle Mental Health Issues

Rick Wall, chief of police at California State University, Los Angeles, says his officers are trained to handle many unpredictable situations on campus, including mental health crisis.

06/22/2015

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More Americans Seek Telecommuting Opportunities

According to research from FlexJobs.com, more than five percent of employees in California are telecommuters. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.

06/18/2015

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6 Years After End Of Recession, Where Do We Stand? Expert Weighs In

This month marks the 6th anniversary of the end of the economic recession. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.

06/16/2015

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Animal Control Officers Must Be Educated To Work In L.A.

Local agencies in Los Angeles are tightening the reins on animal control officers by requiring them to further their education before applying for a job.

06/15/2015

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LAUSD’s School-Based Health Centers Are Major Safety Nets

Dr. Rosina Franco, a physician who works for the Los Angeles Unified School District, says she expects to see school-based health centers to further expand in the coming years.

06/15/2015

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Running A Family-Owned Business In L.A. Takes Dedication

Angela Johnson, co-owner of The Serving Spoon restaurant, says most family-owned businesses in Los Angeles are generational, with a focus on long-term goals.

06/15/2015

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Positions In Web Development, Marketing Among Top Entry-Level Jobs, WalletHub Finds

Although the labor market has been strengthening, there is still stiff competition to land an entry-level job. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger offers some tips.

06/11/2015

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Technology Ignites Job Chances For Digital Directors In L.A.

Joshua Nafman says as expertise in Internet-based media becomes more of a requirement in the marketing field in the coming years, the titles and roles of digital directors may be affected.

06/11/2015

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