It’s a new year and that means there are plenty of new opportunities on the horizon! If you’re in the market for a new career move, use Glassdoor’s list of 2017’s best places to work as your inspiration.
There’s no denying it… the healthcare field is one of the top industries for growth. With more prevalent diseases and aging Americans on the rise, the demand for healthcare related professionals continues to increase.
In a new study from job search site Indeed, job satisfaction is all about location.
With employees working an average of 47 hours per week, it’s no wonder people are looking for a position that not only pays well but also provides a good work environment. While there are many factors that go into job satisfaction, the degree of happiness can vary from city to city.
The demand for qualified professionals with training in STEM—science, tech, engineering, and mathematics— continues to be fierce due to the increases in STEM related careers. But, with a gap in the last decade between the number of STEM jobs and the demand for qualified STEM professionals, companies are trying to find ways to attract and retain top talent.
Praised as the “hottest employee benefit today” lawmakers are encouraging companies to offer student loan assistance benefits to current and future employees. But, with only about 3 percent of employers currently offering this perk, there’s still long way to come with this desired benefit.
It’s hard to pinpoint which skills are the most important to possess when job hunting but there are certain skills trending. If you’re a job seeker with the trending job skills it’s wise to highlight in your resume and LinkedIn profile.