Jobs & Military

  • New bill would protect military members' right to go to court

      

    A few years ago, the Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act was strengthened to provide new protections to active duty military. But after some companies were reportedly finding loopholes...

  • Now is the time to start looking for a new job

      

    Here's why you should seek new employment now, and where you should start.

  • 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...

  • Veterans Day discounts, deals & freebies!

      

    This Wednesday, November 11, is Veterans Day -- a day to honor and celebrate all of the brave men and women in uniform who have fought for this great nation and the freedoms we enjoy...

  • Donate an Uber or Lyft ride to a veteran!

      

    Uber and Lyft want you...to help veterans experiencing homelessness get some free rides to job interviews! Read more: Donate expired coupons to the troops How you can help veterans...

  • Donate expired coupons to the troops

      

    We all like to save money, right? Here's an opportunity to get even more out of your coupon-clipping skills than you thought possible, and help the brave men and women who protect our country...

  • State Defense Force sign up

      

    State Organization name Contact name Contact number Alabama Alabama State Defense Force Robert Marsh (334) 774-6047 Alaska Alaska...

  • Layoff to start-up: 8 tips from a successful entrepreneur

      

    Ted Leonhardt’s plunge into entrepreneurship was just that — a plunge. After working for a small graphic design agency for eight years, he lost his job and was facing an uncertain...

  • Applebee's to compensate autistic employee not paid for a year

      

    PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — He's worked for a popular restaurant chain for about a year, but never received a paycheck. But that will soon change for a man in Rhode Island. Read more:...

  • Top 25 jobs for work-life balance

      

    Have you "checked out" at work? If so, you're like seven of 10 Americans on the job, according to the results of a Gallup poll. Less than one in three people are committed and...

  • Wackiest 'sick day' excuses people have actually used

      

    MarketWatch posted a study by CareerBuilder, which looked at sick days and the excuses that people use to take them. Read more: Top 20 jobs in demand right now According to the study,...

  • More employers "upskilling" their employees

      

    Imagine going from working in maintenance at a hospital moving furniture to a highly paid nursing position. Or from working in a warehouse to working in the corporate office. More employers are...

  • Top 25 happiest companies to work for

      

    CareerBliss, an online career site, just released their list for the 50 happiest companies in America this year. The site ranked each company using eight factors that impact professional...

  • Top 20 jobs with the biggest salary increases this year

      

    Are you a barista? Maybe you're a chef or restaurant cook? If so, you can look forward to a growing bank account. Glassdoor just released a list of the top 20 jobs with the...

  • Sweden switches to 6 hour workday

      

    Have you "checked out" at work? If so, you're like 7 of 10 Americans on the job, according to the results of a Gallup poll. Less than 1 in 3 people are committed and enthusiastic...