Welcome to Getting Started, a series of articles exploring the many jobs and careers open to young workers age 16-25, with the goal of helping each young adult not only gain a job, but build …Continue reading
A cooperative education program, commonly known as a co op program, is an educational experience which blends academic training with work experience at a particular employer. Unlike an internship, a true co op student will …Continue reading
Software development job searches can be frustrating. You need the right experience to land the job, but can’t get that experience without the right job. A solution? Do some personal projects, ideally ones that let …Continue reading
The Boy Scouts have been known for their great achievements and great service to society. Originally launched as a way to teaching outdoors skills to city children, the Scouts have grown into a broad program …Continue reading
What should I put on my security clearance resume? You might ask yourself this question when you have just received your security clearance and are wondering how to use it in the best way possible. …Continue reading
Is it good to include church volunteer work on your resume? Is it helpful? I’m going to commit a little resume blasphemy here. If volunteer service with a respected community organization is a key part …Continue reading
While most teachers enjoy their jobs, some may decide to venture into other career fields. Changing career paths is not easy in any case, but teachers possess many valuable skills that can be transferred to …Continue reading
Most job descriptions make you think there’s a serious thought process behind hiring people. Here’s a massive list of required skills and we need people who excel at each and every one of them! You …Continue reading
“Combinatorics? What The Heck Is That?” I smiled and leaned forward, launching into an explanation of a particular branch of mathematics. The ice was broken, the conversation flowed. After an hour, I had an invitation to …Continue reading
Whether you’re headed off to college or right in the middle, money is something you’re going to need a whole lot of. To make that money, you need a job- that’s where we come in.
Of course there are all the usual suspects; fast food, retail, mowing lawns. If you’re looking for something a bit more exciting, we have some suggestions for you!