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Dawn Rosenberg McKay

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By Dawn Rosenberg McKay

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    • Self Assessment Created: Monday, October 25, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      What is self assessment - definition
    • Environmental Technician Created: Thursday, February 26, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      What is an environmental technician? Get career information including a description, salary, educational requirements, outlook and job duties.
    • The Fair Labor Standards Act (U.S.) Created: Monday, September 22, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 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...
    • Behavioral Interviews Created: Tuesday, November 09, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Behavioral interviews give you the opportunity to demonstrate competencies required for a particular job - Learn more about this type of interview, why employers use it, what questions you can expe...
    • Job Loss Created: Sunday, November 28, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Job loss is emotionally traumatic - As a matter of fact it ranks among the highest of all stress-causing situations - Here is advice to help you deal with this life-altering event"
    • How To Apply for Unemployment Benefits Created: Thursday, March 30, 2000 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Find out how to apply for unemployment benefits in the United States. If you lose your job you still need to pay the bills. Unemployment insurance can help you do that.
    • Project Manager: Career Information Created: Monday, March 02, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      What does a project manager do - Career information about a project manager including compensation, educational requirements, and job outlook.
    • How to Ask for a Raise Created: Thursday, October 12, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Learn how to go to your boss and ask for a raise
    • Five Things Not to Do When You Leave a Job Created: Wednesday, August 11, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Whether you've quit or been fired, you should always leave a job with class. Here are five things you shouldn't do when you part ways with an employer.
    • Bad Behavior That Can Make You Lose Your Job Created: Sunday, July 29, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Bad behavior, even after work, can cause you to lose your job and harm your career. You know letting your boss see you drunk is a bad idea, but what else will damage your professional reputation.
    • Groomer Created: Friday, August 03, 2007 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      What does a groomer do and how can you become one? Get career information including a description, duties, salary, training requirements and outlook.
    • Do You Want to Be a Spy? Created: Wednesday, May 09, 2012 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      A spy works undercover gathering and analyzing intelligence in order to protect their country and its citizens. If you are a US citizen and want to be a spy it is likely your employer would be the National Clandestine Service of the CIA, where you would have several careers from which to choose.
    • What to Do With a Degree in Art Created: Tuesday, March 19, 2013 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      What do you do if you go to art school or major in art but don't want a traditional art career. Here are some career options.
    • What to Do With a Degree in History Created: Wednesday, April 03, 2013 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      These are some careers that college graduates who have a bachelor's degree in history should consider. They all require the background that majoring in this subject will provide.
    • Why You Need a Mentor Created: Friday, November 19, 2004 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      A mentor is a more experienced colleague who can provide you with invaluable advice. Find out how having a mentor can contribute to your career growth, how to get one and how to work with him or her.
    • How to Make a Career Choice When You Have No Idea What You Want to Do Created: Tuesday, October 30, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      How do you make a career choice when you don't really know what you want to do? Follow these steps to help you find a career that is right for you.
    • 9 Things You Must Learn to Do Before You Graduate Created: Thursday, April 03, 2014 Updated: Friday, April 18, 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.
    • 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

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