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Clinton and Bush Introduce Leadership Program and a Few Laughs

Clinton and Bush Introduce Leadership Program and a Few Laughs

Former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush have just introduced a new six month leadership training program that anyone can apply to. Clinton said, “The initiative will encourage Americans to have vigorous debates, serious disagreements, knockdown, drag out fights and somehow come to ultimately a resolution that enables the country to keep moving forward.”


The Hidden Cost of New Jobs

The Hidden Cost of New Jobs

Getting a new job can be a really great thing, but we often forget it can be a very expensive thing. It’s easy to sit back and think about what you will do with your first paycheck, but what if it is virtually spent before you can even get your hands on it? Let’s take

Walmart’s New Uniform Mandate Angers Employees

Walmart’s New Uniform Mandate Angers Employees

Walmart has recently decided to implement a new dress code that will likely require many of their employees to purchase new clothing. According to Gawker, many employees are not happy about this and are sounding off on the company’s internal online forums. The new dress code, as Walmart.com website explains, is to be a collared


Rights of Pregnant Women in the Workplace

Rights of Pregnant Women in the Workplace

Amazingly women still get fired from their jobs due to the simple fact that they are pregnant. Just in this fiscal year, over 5,370 government agencies received charges that stated women were subjected to discrimination in their places of work. The most common complaint being that these women were fired because they became pregnant, even


Most Common Places Interns Get Hired

Most Common Places Interns Get Hired

A recent study performed by LinkedIn that in reviews over 300 million of its member profiles, found that those that interned with accounting companies had a better chance at landing a full time job. As a matter of fact 59% of interns with accounting firms went on to full time employment. So if you are looking

Unemployed? Here’s What You Need to Do

Unemployed? Here’s What You Need to Do

Unemployment rates are high and the downtime that you will have to endure while searching for a job will likely be longer than you’d like or expect. On average it takes about 24 business days to fill positions, but there are things that you can do during the waiting process. Here are the top things





How to be an Active Interviewee

How to be an Active Interviewee

Something that we can all relate to is the feeling that a job interview is more like an interrogation than a conversation. Well we’re going to give you a few easy pointers to make your next interview feel more like a conversation than an interrogation. During your next interview, try to practice what author, Eric


Older Workers are Now Making More than Younger

Older Workers are Now Making More than Younger

It is becoming increasingly common for people to continue working until they are close to retirement age or past it. With this increase in working age, these individuals are also seeing an increase in the earnings per hour than their younger colleagues. The Brookings Institute is reporting that this is a major shift from how


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