Badges May Provide Job Credentials For College Graduates<em>The Chronicle of Higher Education</em> reports that there has been a movement for badges and other forms of "microcredentials" to ready students for jobs.
STEM Skills Are In Demand Across The Labor MarketIn a first-of-its-kind study, the Brookings Institute analyzed millions of advertisements for job vacancies and compared the length of time jobs requiring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and non-STEM related jobs remained open.
Simply Hired AppSimplyHired has a comprehensive database of job listings, broken down in the usual silos, letting you apply for and save those postings of interest.
Career Consultant Pens Book About Getting Your Dream Job In A Tough EconomyAlthough business reports indicate that hiring has picked up, getting a good job can still seem elusive. A new book from a Delaware County career consultant aims to empower you to win that battle.
Author: You Can Get The Job You Want When No One's HiringThe job market has still not fully recovered from the Great Recession. It can feel like no one's hiring. So how do you get the job you want? Not through resumes and not through online listings, according to an award-winning career coach we talked to.
Local Universities Help Doctor Turned Health Administrator Brings Smiles To Philadelphia PatientsDr. Hoaglin of Philadelphia is thrilled to bring health care to many as opposed to one patient at a time.
Stigall Show Log 9.10.12Chris talks to Ed Rendell about last week's Democratic National Convention and the Presidential race moving forward, Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Steve Moore from the Wall Street Journal as well as Ray Didinger from CSN Philly about the Eagles last minute win in Cleveland and Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about yesterday's double header sweep against the Rockies.
Paper Job Applications Going Away, Computer-phobics Left BehindComputer-phobia can be a detriment (a BIG detriment) in job-hunting and it's up to the job-seeker to adapt.