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Jul 13, 2017, 08:35 ET CareerCast Reports on the Best Jobs in Advertising

The fast-paced world of advertising is filled with interesting job options and bright people who bring words and visuals together to reach a target...


Jun 15, 2017, 08:35 ET CareerCast Identifies 12 Jobs Where You Can Make A Difference

One way to make a difference in society is to work for a non-profit organization striving for the greater good. In addition to working in...


May 24, 2017, 08:30 ET Healthcare Workers Have the Most Favorable Job Outlook, Says New CareerCast Report

In its new report on the most in-demand jobs, CareerCast found that many of the professions with the brightest outlook are in the healthcare field....


Apr 27, 2017, 08:35 ET Jobs for Those With a Knack for Numbers Top CareerCast's 2017 Jobs Rated Report

As the world becomes more quantitative and data-focused, mathematics takes center stage, with Statistician topping the best jobs of 2017, according...


Mar 29, 2017, 08:35 ET New CareerCast Report Identifies Best Jobs for Veterans

In its new report, CareerCast has identified eight of the best civilian careers for veterans, including RN, Financial Advisor, Info Security...


Mar 08, 2017, 08:30 ET CareerCast Report Identifies Best "Gig Economy" Jobs

In a new report on the best "Gig Economy" jobs, CareerCast has named Accountant, Carpenter, Interpreter/Translator, Multimedia Artist and Web...


Feb 15, 2017, 08:35 ET Deadlines Are Most Common Cause of Workplace Stress, Says New CareerCast Survey

CareerCast's new survey of over 1,000 readers found that 71% have higher than moderate stress in the workplace. Respondents were asked to rate...


Feb 02, 2017, 08:30 ET Financial Advisor, Home Health Aide and Physical Therapist Among Toughest Jobs to Fill in 2017, Says New CareerCast Report

The economy and hiring has improved over the past seven years and now hiring managers are facing challenges filling certain in-demand positions,...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:30 ET CareerCast Identifies Low Stress and High-Stress Professions for 2017

If you thrive on stress, working as a Firefighter, Police Officer, Newspaper Reporter, or Broadcaster might be a good fit for you. But if you want...


Dec 15, 2016, 08:35 ET CareerCast Identifies Most Endangered Jobs

Mail Carrier, Word Processor and Meter Reader are among the jobs that are fading into obscurity, says CareerCast's 2016 Most Endangered Jobs...


Nov 22, 2016, 08:45 ET Doctor, PR Exec, Military General, and Data Scientist Among Highest Paying Jobs, Says New CareerCast Report

If you want a high paying job with a good growth outlook, look to medical careers like Orthopedic Surgeon, Psychiatrist, Physician, Dentist and...


Nov 10, 2016, 08:30 ET Retail and Warehouse Workers, Performers, and Delivery Truck Drivers Are in Demand This Holiday Season, Says New CareerCast Report

Every year around this time, companies seek additional help to meet the holiday rush. Per the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data for the last...


Oct 27, 2016, 08:40 ET CareerCast Identifies Unusual Jobs Held By U.S. Presidents

The President of the United States might be the Leader of the Free World, but the actual job requirements are surprisingly minimal – and have...


Oct 06, 2016, 08:35 ET CareerCast Names 10 Best Jobs in IT and Engineering

Data Scientist, Information Security Analyst, Software Engineer and Computer Systems Analyst are among the best jobs in IT & Engineering due to...


Sep 15, 2016, 08:35 ET Ad Account Exec, Author, PR Exec, Broadcaster, Photographer, and Stockbroker Among Most Overrated Jobs, Says New CareerCast Report

 When it comes to careers, some may seem more attractive than others. But many jobs that are viewed as highly desirable have downsides, and are...


Aug 11, 2016, 08:35 ET CareerCast Names Safest and Most Dangerous Jobs

 It's easy to take workplace safety for granted, especially since Occupational Safety and Health Administration laws protect workers. According...


Jul 21, 2016, 08:40 ET CareerCast Identifies Best Cities to Live and Work

For those value-hunters seeking the most bang for the buck from life – specifically, where you live and work – CareerCast.com has 10...


Jun 16, 2016, 08:30 ET CareerCast Names 10 Great Freelance, Consulting or Part-Time Jobs

Freelance, consulting and part-time workers have all combined to become an increasingly sizable cornerstone of the American workforce. It is...


Jun 02, 2016, 08:45 ET CareerCast Identifies Best Jobs for Generation Z

 The first waves of young people born from 1995 through 2010, aka "Generation Z", are in the process of leaving school for the labor market....


May 19, 2016, 08:30 ET Blogger, Physician, and CEO Voted Best Jobs By CareerCast Readers

 Blogger, general practice physician, CEO, and teacher were voted the best jobs in a new CareerCast opinion poll with 369 respondents....


Mar 16, 2016, 08:35 ET CareerCast Spotlights 8 Great Jobs for Veterans

 With an improving job market and new hiring initiatives, veterans and service members transitioning from military service to civilian life...


Feb 25, 2016, 08:30 ET Rosy Picture for Job Seekers in 2016, Says CareerCast Report

 2016 should be a great year for job hunters but candidates still face competition for the most desirable positions, says a new CareerCast.com...


Feb 10, 2016, 08:35 ET Unpredictability Ranked Biggest Stressor At Work in CareerCast Poll

 A new CareerCast job stress poll found "unpredictability" to be the biggest source of work stress and "business travel" to be the least likely...


Jan 07, 2016, 08:40 ET Jobs With Personal Danger Top CareerCast's 10 Most Stressful Jobs for 2016

 Stress is inherent in many careers but professions with an element of personal danger top CareerCast's 2016 most stressful jobs list. Coming...


Dec 16, 2015, 08:35 ET CareerCast Identifies the Best Jobs in Healthcare

 The demand for healthcare professionals continues to grow, and for those thinking about a career in the healthcare industry, CareerCast has...