Employment & Military / Unemployment

  • Make money in your spare time with these apps and websites

      

    Here are some apps and websites that can help you earn extra money on top of your full time job.

  • Are you cut out for telecommuting? Get advice and job search tips

      

    Telecommuting is on the rise, and can save you big. See if you’re cut out for it, and if so, here’s a way to find work.

  • Success story: From Hooters girl to company president

      

    Meet Hooters girl turned company president Kat Cole--a real life success story.

  • Top 15 companies to work for in 2016

      

    Looking for the best places to work? There's a new list out from Fortune magazine: Read more: New overtime law: How it could affect you and your paycheck Best companies to work for right...

  • Scam alert: Is that job posting real?

      

    Scam companies looking to empty your bank account are trolling job search engines. Here are the red flags to look for.

  • Work from home guide

      

    With the dramatic changes in the employment landscape in recent years, more people are looking to work from home and find freelance work. The problem is that there are many ripoff work-from-home...

  • Networking remains the key to getting a job offer

      

    Great news on the job front for young college grads! New research shows the job market for people graduating next year will be the best in recent memory. Employers project that they'll be...

  • Top 20 jobs in demand right now

      

    If you're looking for work, yet you don't want to go back to a traditional 4-year college, there's one industry you might want to consider with average pay that's inching up near...

  • 8 ways to make quitting a job work for you

      

    Does quitting have a bad rap? When it comes to the job market, quitting is happening more these days than at any time in the past several years. We tend to associate quitting with giving up or...

  • Starbucks and other big U.S. companies to hire 100K young people

      

    Great news for young people looking to enter the American workforce! A group of U.S.-based companies announced a joint program called the "100,000 Opportunities Initiative,"...

  • Lunch Lady: I Was Fired for Feeding Kids Who Couldn't Afford Food

      

    By Cox Media Group National Content Desk AURORA, Colo. — A school lunch lady is out of a job after being fired for giving lunches to kids who didn't have any money. Della Curry...

  • 5 Ways To Get a Great Paying Job With Minimal Education

      

    It has been so frustrating to me that at a time when pay checks are hollowing out and people are underemployed, there are 5 million jobs across the country going unfilled. Why? Because employers...

  • Best free resources for continuing education

      

    As much as we may want to follow the excellent, oft-given advice to “never stop learning,” in the real world continuing our educations past grade school and college can be difficult....

  • How To Establish Your Own Side Hustle

      

    Convinced you need a side hustle in order to boost your income and fast-track your financial goals -- but not sure how to get going? Anyone, including you, can establish and successfully monetize...

  • Run a Free Background Check on Yourself

      

    Have you seen what's out there on the Internet about you? I've got some free ways for you to get it done.We're in an era when many online databases are publicly available. But the info that's...