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Dawn Rosenberg McKay

Updated Articles and Resources

By Dawn Rosenberg McKay

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Feeling Overworked Created: Tuesday, November 16, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Many workers feel overworked or overwhelmed by how much work they have to do, according to a study by The Families and Work Institute. Find out what factors contribute to people feeling this way.
    • Crime Scene Investigator Created: Monday, January 10, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      What is a crime scene investigator? Here is a brief definition and links to an article that contains more information.
    • Preparing for a Layoff Created: Tuesday, April 19, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      If you suspect your job may be in jeopardy, you should prepare for a layoff. It will help you recover more quickly should you become unemployed.
    • Should You Become a Dental Assistant? Created: Thursday, May 07, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      The dental assistant career quiz can help you decide if this career is good for you. Find out if you have the necessary characteristics for this occupation.
    • How to Adapt Your Career to a Tough Economy Created: Tuesday, April 13, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      In a tough economy you may have to make some changes to your career. Find out how to adapt during difficult economic times.
    • 9 Things You Must Learn to Do Before You Graduate Created: Thursday, April 03, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Here are skills you should have when you enter the workforce. You should learn them in school but they won't be part of any formal curriculum.
    • Marriage and Family Therapist Created: Wednesday, August 01, 2012 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Learn about being a marriage and family therapist. What does one do, what is compensation like and what is the job outlook for this field? What are the educational requirements for marriage and family therapists?
    • Should You Become a Respiratory Therapist? Created: Thursday, May 14, 2009 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      The Respiratory Therapist Career Quiz can help you decide if this is a good career choice. Is this occupation a good fit for you.
    • Helping Your Children Make Career Choices Created: Saturday, November 20, 2004 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Children should begin thinking about future careers early although they won't make any final decisions for a long time. Here are resources you can use to help your children get started.
    • Should You Become an Occupational Therapist? Created: Tuesday, May 12, 2009 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      The occupational therapist career quiz can help you decide if becoming an occupational therapist is right for you. Find out if this career is a good fit.
    • Computer Support Specialist Created: Tuesday, February 24, 2009 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Learn about becoming a computer support specialist. Find out about job duties, earnings, job requirements, advancement opportunities and job outlook.
    • Careers in Physical Therapy Created: Thursday, March 15, 2007 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      This is a comparison of careers in physical therapy. They each require different levels of education and pay different salaries accordingly.
    • Judge Created: Monday, May 09, 2011 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      What does a judge do? Learn about job duties and get other information including compensation, educational requirements and job outlook.
    • Desktop Publisher Created: Wednesday, December 17, 2003 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      What does a desktop publisher do? Get career information including a description, earnings, educational requirements, employment outlook and job duties.
    • Nanny Created: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      What does a Nanny do? Learn about compensation, educational requirements and job outlook for this occupations.
    • News Anchor: Career Information Created: Thursday, May 13, 2010 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      What does a news anchor do? Read a job description, learn about earnings, educational requirements and job outlook for this newsroom career.
    • Don't Quit Your Job Yet Created: Wednesday, November 09, 2005 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      Don't quit your job yet. First try these solutions to some common problems. They may keep you from quitting.
    • Email Etiquette Created: Thursday, November 04, 2004 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      Do you use proper email etiquette? You may be sending the wrong message if you don't. Your email may reveal something you don't want it to.
    • What to Do With a Degree in Political Science Created: Friday, June 14, 2013 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      If you're thinking of majoring in political science you will find a variety of occupations in which you can use your skills. Learn about some of them.
    • How to Find an Amazing Career Created: Sunday, July 20, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      What qualities make a particular career amazing? Find out why there is not a simple answer to this question.
    • 8 (Mostly) Simple Tasks Your Boss Assumes You Know How to Do Created: Monday, July 14, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      When an employer hires you, she assumes you know how to do certain things. Here are those 8 simple, yet important, tasks you must be able to perform.
    • You Had Me at Hello: Getting to Know Proper Telephone Etiquette Created: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014
      Proper telephone etiquette is a very important skill for the workplace. Here are some of the rules you should know.
    • Marketing Manager: Career Information Created: Tuesday, February 17, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Learn about becoming a marketing manager. What does a marketing manager do, how much does one earn, what is the job outlook for this field and what are the educational requirements?
    • Resume Formats Created: Monday, November 15, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Learn about three basic resume formats: chronological, functional and combination. Which should you choose? Your choice should be based on whether you are looking for a job in the same field or changing careers.
    • Should I Relocate? Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Should I relocate for work? If you are deciding whether to move, ask yourself these questions first. Your answers will help you decide if relocating is a smart idea.
    • Actor Created: Wednesday, December 15, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Definition of actor - what is an actor
    • Should You Become a Chef? Created: Wednesday, November 18, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Are you thinking of becoming a chef? Take this quiz to find out if this is a good career choice for you." itemprop="description"> Thursday, August 07, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      A long term job search is difficult - Here's how to keep a positive attitude through a long term job search" itemprop="description"> Thursday, January 05, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Do you want to have a successful career? Why wouldn't you? After all, you will spend a significant part of your life at work. These 11 tips will help you find career satisfaction and success.
    • Why You Need to Network Created: Sunday, November 28, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Why do you need to network? It can help you advance your career. Find out how and also learn who can be part of your network." itemprop="description">
    • 12 Tips to Help You Overcome Glossophobia (Fear of Public Speaking) Created: Thursday, June 19, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Do you have glossophobia (fear of public speaking)? Since you may have to give speeches or make presentations during your career, here are tips to help you overcome it.
    • Library Careers Created: Wednesday, April 18, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      A comparison of library careers requiring different levels of education - librarians - library technicians - library assistants" itemprop="description">

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