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US unemployment falls to 8.5%

 The US economy added a better than expected 200,000 jobs in December  and the unemployment rate dropped to the lowest level in nearly three years, confirming recent signs that the recovery is gaining pace. The improvement in payrolls was the … Continue reading

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Here’s the list of this year’s 10 BEST, and 10 worst Jobs in the U.S. today (average incomes included)

Careercast.com has announced the “TOP 200 Jobs in the U.S. Today” based on: Environment- this includes general work conditions (Is the work space congested?   Is a lot of physical exertion required?) as well as emotional demands   (Is the office highly … Continue reading

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U.S. Veterans can get Microsoft Certified for FREE

No-cost Training for Unemployed Veterans The Department of Labor has announced a new partnership with Microsoft Corp. To provide veterans with vouchers for no-cost training and certifications that can lead to important industry-recognized credentials. The voucher program will serve veterans … Continue reading

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Careercast produces, “The 12 Most Underrated Jobs in America Today List”

Even in a sluggish economy, there are jobs out there that fly under the radar yet give you a pretty good bang for the buck (careers with a lower unemployment rate and decent salaries). Careercast.com recently came out with a list … Continue reading

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