Job Outlook Improves For New College GradsA survey from the Collegiate Employment Research Institute found that employment opportunities for new college graduates should increase 15 percent next year. Employment prospects look especially good for graduates looking for work in the education, financial services and aerospace industries. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlessinger reports.
Social Media Matters In Your Job SearchA new study reveals that 92 percent of job recruiters use social media while vetting candidates. Professional network LinkedIn is the most popular social network for recruiters, with Facebook in second place. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
Wage Growth For Sales Consultants Outpaces National AverageSales consultants, who often handle business-to-business accounts or train other salespeople, are seeing wage growth that far outpaces the national average. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
US Government Expects Construction Jobs To Grow Significantly In Coming YearsThe U.S. government predicts that 1,600,000 new construction jobs will be created by 2022. Construction managers in Los Angeles can earn as much as $106,000 a year. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
Starting Salaries Expected To Increase In 2016, Expert SaysAs competition heats up to lure talent, starting salaries in professional occupations are expected to increase an average of 4.1 percent in 2016. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
Affordable Care Act Puts More Health Jobs On The TableMedical-practice management is growing as more Americans get health insurance.
Eco-Friendly Builders See Renewed Interest In Products Leading To Job OpeningsJust in time for World Conservation Day, the housing market is perking up. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger reports.
End Of School Year Means Youths Looking For Summer JobsMost common summer jobs for high school students include babysitting, camp counseling and lifeguarding.
Teaching Jobs Require Dedication And State License
LA Job Market: Can You Count On Accounting As A Profession?In the LA area, the mean average salary for an accountant is $77,640.
Physician Assistant Position Named 'Best Job In America For 2015' By GlassdoorThe website Glassdoor named the position of physician assistant as the "best job in America for 2015." CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger has more.