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Work-Life Balance

How would you rate your work-life balance? Glassdoor recently compiled a list of the top 20 job titles with the best work-life balance. These ratings were based on employee feedback on work-life balance satisfaction questions (answered on Glassdoor.com) and were based on a five point scale.  Employees in the following 20 positions reported having the … Read More

Best Industries for New Grads

Mining, management, construction, manufacturing and finance are among the highest paying industries for new grads, according to data compiled by H&R Block. Their new infographic, which provides a snapshot of the hiring landscape for new grads and entry level workers, highlights a range of majors, industries and locations for new grads to consider. For example, … Read More

Hot Jobs in Oil and Gas

Skilled oil and gas professionals are a hot commodity in today’s market.  According to a recent report by Rigzone, an online oil and gas service, competition for industry professionals with transferable skills paired with an increase in drilling activity across the country make top talent an elusive find.  Rigzone polled approximately 200 oil and gas … Read More

Work Week

How many hours do you work a week at your full-time job? Gallup’s annual work in education survey showed that the 40 hour work week has been replaced by the 47 hour week on the average. That’s nearly a full work day tacked on to the week! Of the full-time Americans surveyed, just 40% said they … Read More