Posts Tagged ‘jobs’

Which Construction Trades Pay the Most

Construction is one of those industries that are subject to the fluctuations of the economy. If a household is putting a leash on its budget, no home improvements and renovations will be made and no job opportunities are available for the construction trade. Despite the slow bounce in employment, construction is still a promising sector. […]

Memphis, TN Skyline

Top 10 Affordable Metros

Many young adults dream of living in the fast-paced environment of a big city when they graduate from college. The only problem is the cost of living holds them back from pursing their dream. But 2014 is the year to put a stop to this, thanks to Apartment Guide. The apartment finding tool examined their […]

Job Outlook in 7 Midwest States

The Midwest is considered the best place to look for a job for graduates, according to the National Association of College and Employers (NACE), as employers hired 18.5% percent more graduates in the last year. Let’s take a look at the employment figures in seven Midwest states and find out which has the highest job […]

Job Market in Michigan

Finding Michigan Jobs Despite the Financial Crisis

Since the Great Recession in 2008, Michigan’s economy and overall unemployment rate have remained bleak and lagging. Compared with the national average of 7.6%, Michigan was at 8.7% in July 2013. August 2009 saw the worst in unemployment in the Great Lakes State with 685,144 unemployed people. The figure in June 2013 was just slightly […]

Bethesda, Maryland

Top 5 US Cities for Finding Employment

There is a tendency for job seekers to look for jobs in big cities because of the nice employment figures they see in those metropolitan areas. However, don’t just rely on their high employment rating and look at the big picture. The city may not have a lot of diversity in its industries, the cost […]

5 Best Cities for Young Adults

It’s a big decision to make in your 20s- where are you going to live, work, and start your adult life? Many a young person has struck out on their own, traveling to big cities looking for work without really knowing what awaits. Now in the information age, it’s easier to scope out potential homes, […]