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By Dawn Rosenberg McKay

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    • Graphic Designer Created: Friday, April 01, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      What does a graphic designer do? Get career information including a job description, earnings, educational requirements, job outlook and job duties.
    • Geoscientist Created: Tuesday, March 03, 2009 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      What does a geoscientist do? Get career information including a job description, earnings, educational requirements, outlook and job duties.
    • Lying on Your Resume Created: Tuesday, November 16, 2004 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Lying on your resume may be tempting, especially if it makes you seem more qualified - This article discusses the problems telling a lie on your resume may cause - Find out why lying, even though it may get you hired, may not be worth it at all
    • Ten Myths About Choosing a Career Created: Tuesday, June 08, 2004 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      There are many myths about how to choose a career. Then there are the truths. Here's why these ten myths about choosing a career are wrong, along with resources to help you do it the right way.
    • The Performance Review Created: Friday, October 29, 2004 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Having a performance review may make you nervous. Ease the tension by preparing for it and find out how to respond to a bad one." itemprop="description">
    • Fisherman Created: Monday, January 24, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      What does a commercial fisherman do? Find out about earnings, training, employment outlook and job duties.
    • Listening Skills Created: Saturday, December 27, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Listening skills were one of the basic skills identified by the Department of Labor Secretary's Commission on Necessary Skills or SCANS. They are important for everyone entering the workforce.
    • Examples of Transferable Skills Created: Monday, December 08, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Here is a list of select transferable skills. You can use it to help you figure out what skills you can utilize in another career or job.
    • Respiratory Therapist: Career Information Created: Tuesday, September 13, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Are you thinking about becoming a respiratory therapist? Get a job description, learn about typical work duties and find out what earnings are, what the job outlook for this field is and what the e...
    • Interior Designer: Career Information Created: Monday, May 16, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      What does an Interior Designer do - Career information about an Interior Designer including compensation, educational requirements and job outlook
    • Job Stress Created: Wednesday, October 20, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Job stress can lead to serious physical and emotional problems. Find out how to recognize the symptoms of job stress and learn how to reduce it if it is affecting you.
    • Financial Examiner Created: Tuesday, April 06, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Do you want to be a financial examiner? Get career information including a job description, salary, educational requirements and job outlook. Find out what a day in the life of a financial examiner is like.
    • Professionalism Created: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Professionalism refers to your conduct at work. Whether or not you demonstrate this trait can make a big difference in your career advancement. Here are some dos and don'ts that will help your boss see you as the consummate professional you are.
    • Veterinary Assistant: Career Information Created: Friday, August 03, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Veterinarian assistant career information - how to become a veterinary assistant - what is a veterinary assistant - what are the educational requirements for veterinary assistants - how much do vet...
    • Pharmacy Technician: Career Information Created: Thursday, April 22, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      What does a Pharmacy Technician do - Career information about a Pharmacy Technician including compensation, educational requirements and job outlook
    • The Fair Labor Standards Act (U.S.) Created: Monday, September 22, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      What is the Fair Labor Act Standards Act and how does it protect you at work? Learn how the FLSA sets standards for overtime pay, minimum wage, record keeping and child labor. Find out who is prote...
    • Planning for Career Success Created: Thursday, January 05, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 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.
    • Athlete Created: Wednesday, May 26, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Learn about being an athlete. What does an athlete do? How much does one earn? What is the job outlook for this field? What are the educational requirements?
    • Dos and Don'ts of Salary Negotiation Created: Thursday, May 18, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Whether you are trying to get a better job offer or ask for a raise, these are the dos and don'ts of salary negotiation. Learn what you need to do and what you should never do when discussing salary with your current or a potential employer.
    • Take This Job and ... Never Mind Created: Monday, November 22, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      If you are stuck in a job you dislike but can't leave due to circumstances beyond your control, find out what you can do to make the best of the situation - Fix what's broken - Learn to deal with what you can't fix
    • Travel Agent: Career Information Created: Wednesday, September 29, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Travel agent careers - find out what it takes to work in the travel industry - learn about job outlook, earnings, educational requirements and training, and advancement opportunities
    • Speech Pathologist: Career Profile Created: Wednesday, June 30, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Are you thinking about becoming a speech pathologist? Get a job description and learn about earnings, educational and other requirements and job outlook.
    • Human Resources Specialist: Career Information Created: Monday, April 19, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Career information about a Human Resources Specialist including compensation, educational requirements and job outlook.
    • Licensed Practical Nurse: Career Information Created: Wednesday, January 13, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      A licensed practical nurse (LPN), working under the direction of registered nurses and doctors, cares for patients who are injured or sick.
    • Environmental Engineer Created: Thursday, April 08, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      What does an environmental engineer do and how do you become one? Info about this green career, including salary, educational requirements and job outlook.
    • Economics Major Created: Friday, April 04, 2014 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      What career paths can economics majors take? Learn all about this major, what degrees you can earn and where you can find more information.
    • Self Assessment Created: Thursday, February 05, 2004 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      During a self assessment you learn about your interests, personality, values and aptitudes. You will use this information to find a good career match.
    • Computer Science Careers Created: Tuesday, February 24, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Compare computer science careers. Learn about the variety of careers in this field of which there are many. Get job descriptions and then see the differences in median earnings and educational requirements.
    • Are You Management Material? Created: Wednesday, December 21, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Should you try to become a manager? Not everyone is management material. Before you begin your ascent up the corporate ladder, find out if you want to make the trip to the top.
    • Environmental Technician Created: Thursday, February 26, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      What is an environmental technician? Get career information including a description, salary, educational requirements, outlook and job duties.
    • Environmental Scientist Created: Thursday, February 26, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Learn about being an environmental scientist. Find out about job duties, earnings, educational requirements, job outlook and advancement.
    • Quiz: Should I Choose This Occupation? Created: Tuesday, January 18, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      This quiz will help you find out if you are choosing the right occupation. It looks at compensation, job description and outlook." itemprop="description"><...

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