As another year inches closer to ending, it’s time to see what companies are the happiest. From healthcare to retail, CareerBliss released it’s annual list of the 50 happiest companies in America with UnitedHealthcare landing the top spot.
Each year, more and more companies focus their efforts on veteran hiring. Veteran’s have skills that any company would be happy to have but there are some companies out there that go above and beyond to hire and train vets.
Retail is big business and the field has a lot of great positions for job seekers. If you’re wondering who the happiest retail employers are CareerBliss has you covered with it’s annual list of happiest retailers to work for.
Job growth is an important factor for many job seekers, and one that is still growing after the Great Recession. There are some cities that are rebounding well and some that aren’t but luckily, Forbes recently shared a list of the 10 top cities for job growth.
Thinking about relocating? Do you need a big city for opportunities? Take a look at Glassdoor’s latest report on the 25 Best Cities for job seekers right now.
The cities were determined by weighing three factors: hiring opportunity, how affordable it is to live in the city, and job satisfaction. The report reveals each city’s media pay, median home value, job satisfaction, current openings and the population of each city.
When you combine all the factors that go into a job, money and prestige don’t always get you happiness. CareerCast recently released thier annual best and worst jobs report where they rank a list of 200 occupations. The results are in and some of the jobs might surprise you.
Having strong friendships and connecting with others can benefit you in more ways than you think.
In a time where it’s more about who you know, employers are looking for referrals, recommendations and word of mouth to help guide them in the right direction for candidates. And your friends, might just be the ammo you need to land the job of your dreams.
There’s a lot that goes into finding a job you’re happy with and one goal a lot of job seekers have is to find a job that has low stress. Everyone wants to be happy at work but a lot goes into a job that many might now think of that can create added stress.
Some stressors of jobs are easily definable, like when your life or the life of others is in jeopardy, but other factors might not be as easy to pinpoint. CareerCast.com recently released a job rated report that outlined the 10 least stressful jobs of 2015 and they they are less stressful.