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Category Archives: Employment Trends

Safeguard Your Career Success During Tough Times

Just as a company needs a business plan for success, every professional needs a plan for career success. Built into this career success plan must be strategies to ensure your career is somewhat recession proof. In other words, it’s important to take steps to … Read More…

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Get Job Skills with Career Training

Lots of graduates from 4-year or 2-year college programs worry about how they will get practical job skills to be more competitive in the job market.  Some graduates I know, especially those with Liberal Studies majors, have enrolled in specific career training programs to … Read More…

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Americans Choose Better Boss Over Raise

You have got to read this really cool article about the evolution of work and what in the workplace drives success. In a survey of  1000 American Executives McQuaid found a “whopping” (sarcasm for sure) 35 % of Americans are happy at their job. How … Read More…

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Why Graduating Seniors MUST visit the Career Center

Are you a college senior who is on track to graduate next year? Before you know it, fall will be here and you will be counting down to commencement. Cap and Gown; check. Invitations; check. Final projects; check. I would like you to … Read More…

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Tips for Working with Employment Agencies

When the job search stalls, an employment agency could be just the shot in the arm that a job seeker needs. An employment agency can be a valuable resource for job seekers since agencies assist employers to fill open positions by screening and … Read More…

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Are HBCU Grads Ready for a Changing Workplace?

The workplace is evolving and HBCU educators and students are thinking about  preparation for the new world of work. It makes sense to consider these 6 ways the work world is changing from USNews Money and Careers. 1. Digital advances are causing work … Read More…

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