Car shoppers out kicking tires or vehicle owners who need everything from routine oil changes to more serious repairs all are helping fuel the automotive industry. The growth of automotive jobs also may help you rev up your job search and pursuit of education to help you land a job in the industry. [Read More]

The Importance of STEM Education

Robyn Tellefsen | December 11, 2012

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In case you hadn’t heard, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) programs are the talk of the town – especially from the Commander in Chief himself.

As part of his “Educate to Innovate” campaign, in September 2010 President Obama launched Change the Equation, an effort to dramatically improve STEM education at all grade levels; inspire student appreciation and excitement for STEM, especially among women and underrepresented minorities; and achieve a sustained, national commitment to improving STEM education.

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Volunteer-Type Careers… That Pay!

Robyn Tellefsen | December 5, 2012

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‘Tis the season for giving back, but for many, giving back is a 9 to 5 endeavor! If you’ve discovered that you’re inspired and invigorated by volunteer opportunities, consider one of these humanitarian careers… that pay!

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Careers in Emergency Management

Robyn Tellefsen | November 15, 2012

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, which wreaked havoc on the Northeastern United States, it’s only natural to turn our attention to the emergency management professionals who have been so skillfully assisting people in crisis. But what exactly do emergency management professionals do? And how can you become one? Read on to find out…

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