Comparing Sociology and Psychology Degrees

September 17th, 2015 by

Mind CloudIn many ways, psychology and sociology are very similar studies. Both focus on people, their actions and why they make certain decisions. However, it is important to note that the two fields are certainly not the same.[...] Read More...

Prepare for a Career in Tourism, Technology and Energy Industries

March 18th, 2014 by

Young job seekers might want to consider heading to the western part of the United States to increase the chance of getting their ideal job. According to estimates by IHS Global Insight, 70 percent of the states where the most new jobs will be created this year are in the west, a region benefiting from continued growth in the tourism, technology and energy industries. The seven states with the highest projected job growth this year are Oregon, Idaho, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, Texas and North Dakota. They also experienced rapid employment increases last year.[...] Read More...

New Study Examines Entrepreneurship Among Students

February 18th, 2014 by

The 21st century job market is extremely competitive, so it is never too early to start thinking about a future career, a new study conducted by Gen Y consulting and the research company Millennial Branding that involved 4,597 college students, 172 high school students and 326 employers found that high school students on average actually showed more entrepreneurship than their college counterparts. Many high school students who took part in the survey were interested in networking and internships where they could acquire work experience and acquire new skills.[...] Read More...

Large Numbers Of Jobseekers Attend Joplin Fair

January 29th, 2014 by

On Tuesday, Ciera Karr was on a quest. The 52-year-old resident of Duenweg has been unemployed since December. She said: “I want to find a job and find one that will last.” She was one of more than 2,000 residents of the Four-State area who attended Job Fest 2014 at the Joplin Holiday Inn Convention Center. They had the opportunity to meet prospective employers and pick up application forms.[...] Read More...