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While some news groups are laying off salaried photographers, Dave Haase says job opportunities for portrait and commercial camera operators are holding ground.
In greater Los Angeles, many limousine drivers earn sustainable wages, especially if they work for the motion picture and video industries.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Experts note that creative professionals may be the best candidates to morph their hobbies into their careers. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.