Archive | June, 2013

Pursuing a career or stuck in a dead-end job?

A new study shows that Americans in jobs paying less than $35,000 a year are even more pessimistic about their futures than they were during the recession. 67% of all low-wage workers said they saw “a little” or “no opportunity” at their jobs for advancement. Half are “not too” or “not at all” confident that [...]

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Confessions of a serial job-seeker

It’s not that I’ve led a perpetual job search for myself.  To be fair, over the years I did pound the pavement a few times of times before landing my dream job here at Publix.  But more recently, family members and friends have come to me for help and assistance.  I don’t know what it [...]

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