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Did you know that the U.S. has the world's largest aerospace industry ? It employs more than 500,000 workers in technical jobs while supporting 700,000 jobs in other related fields. This astronomical number means there's definitely a place for you to kick start your career in the aviation industry. Here's why you should make this choice: Never-Ending Travels If you're an explorer, this will make one of the aerospace...
Did you know that web development is ranked as the 8th best job  in the tech industry? Along with being a high-paid job, the Bureau of Labor Statistics has predicted an 15% employment growth  in this field. If you're looking towards a career in web development, here are some skills you need to master: Hard Skills HTML/CSS A web developer is expected to be proficient in HTML and CSS. HyperText Markup Language...
According to the  U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics , over 57.1% of women in the United States are part of the labor force; this number rose from  50% in 1980 . Although the gender gap is highly evident in workplaces worldwide, women are stepping up and are earning competitive pay. Here are 5 of the highest paying career paths for women:  Business Leadership If you're a born leader, this career path...
With everything moving online and the current work-from-home situation, employees worldwide are connected to their coworkers through their smartphones and social media platforms. This makes it difficult to create a division between personal and work life, but this separation is extremely vital. Here's why: Conserves Your Energy You need to understand you'll be working for a long time and this isn't a one-day job. Mixing...
Every day you wake up in the morning with the determination to do your best at the workplace. You strive to keep up with the pace, get things done on time while keeping your positivity levels high — well that’s at least what you try  to do. Yet,  research shows  that in America, 94% of workers experience stress at their workplace. 39% said this was due to a heavy workload, and 80% blamed it on ineffective...
Many people dread retirement  because they have no idea what they're going to do, while others go in fully planned for the future. The average American retires at the age of 66 and lives until 79.  This means your retirement period is likely to last more than a decade. So it's imperative to plan and consider all kinds of nitty-gritty details before handing in your retirement letter.   Here’s when you should...
According to Business Insider, 89% of US banking customers  use digital/mobile banking. Over 70% of these users consider mobile banking  as their primary way of managing their accounts and finances. Most banks and credit unions are now embracing these trends, but the shift from brick and mortar banking to digital  is not easy.   The banking industry moves at a slow pace; even a small innovation takes time to...
Aviation refers to mechanical and commercial transportation that employs aircraft. The two main types of such aircraft are airplanes and helicopters. Aviation is now also used to describe modern crewless aircrafts such as drones. The aviation industry has a ton of roles for people, from being a pilot, aerospace engineer, or air traffic controller to being a part of the cabin crew. The industry also gives you employment opportunities in...
A full-stack developer is a leading job position in terms of demand and career growth. Most multinational and international companies today are looking for full-stack developers for web and application development. These companies rely on developers’ knowledge of the technology ecosystem to build a competitive product. A competent full-stack developer can spearhead everything from mobile-first strategies and product testing...
The office environment significantly impacts employees' mood, stress level, productivity, and motivation. A place with a dreary atmosphere and unpleasant co-workers  is a recipe for disaster when it comes to workers’ mental health. According to NBER , working in physically demanding, environmentally hazardous, and detrimental work conditions negatively impacts employees' overall well-being. Try these simple strategies to...
Searching for a job is an exhausting and painstaking process , unless you’re equipped with an impressive CV! Whether you’re a fresh graduate or an experienced professional, crafting a CV is the most important part of your job hunt. The old days of recruiters reading and filing resumes are long gone, as applicant tracking systems (ATS) take over.  These days, your CV is scanned, sorted, and ranked by a software before...
Managing work meetings and classes might sound like a challenge, but the benefits outweigh the struggle. Here’s why you need to find a job while you’re still in college. A Great Chance at Networking You get unimaginable networking opportunities by working a corporate job. As a working student, you get to make friends and get to know new people outside the campus. Besides establishing friendships, you also get to develop...