Job Outlook For Financial Analysts

February 7th, 2014 by

The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released its yearly occupation handbook, and some people might be surprised to see which jobs showed the most growth and best pay. The 2014 handbook lists around 580 different occupations along with their required training and education, job descriptions, expected earnings and future growth potential. Jobs are divided into 25 different segments. At the top of this year’s list is the management analyst, who advises business managers on how to cut costs and improve the profitability of the business.[...] Read More...

Five More Jobs That Are In High Demand

February 6th, 2014 by

The job market in the United States has become increasingly competitive. Before one makes a final decision on which career path to follow, it makes sense to know which jobs are in demand right now. The Senior Data Scientist at job site Bright.com, Jacob Bollinger, recently took the trouble to sift through more than 70 million job offers, as well as information about job applicants found on websites such as Bright.com to create a picture of the current job market.[...] Read More...

Educational Leader Talks About The Value Of Higher Education

February 5th, 2014 by

The current president of the University of Missouri System, Tim Wolfe, recently discussed his life experiences and views of the future for young Americans in an interview with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Wolfe was involved in the business world for more than 30 years, working for large companies such as IBM, where he was in charge of thousands of employees through times of major change. When he became the University of Missouri System’s 23rd president, he expected the job to be filled with strategic plans and budgets as well as meetings with campus leaders and legislators on how to prepare for the future.[...] Read More...

Conduit Global To Open Call Center In Memphis

February 4th, 2014 by

Conduit Global, a company that specializes in call centers, has announced that it will open a call center in the Memphis area. The new operation is expected to bring around 1,000 new jobs to the area in the next three to five years, according to company officials.[...] Read More...

Legal Graduates – Consider Job Opportunities Outside Traditional Law Firms

February 3rd, 2014 by

Individuals interested in a legal career might have to look further than traditional law firms if they want to find work in the future. Fortunately, there are many other opportunities for those with legal degrees. The senior VP at Keystone Associates Legal, Mark Newall, was recently asked to give advice in this regard to legal students. He recommended five fields beyond traditional law firms where legal graduates are employed.[...] Read More...