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Aug 20, 2015, 08:45 ET

Medical Professions Dominate CareerCast's List of Highest Paying Jobs

 Skilled healthcare professions dominate CareerCast's 2015 list of the highest paying jobs, with surgeon, psychiatrist and physician rounding...

Jul 22, 2015, 08:35 ET

CareerCast Identifies the Deadliest Jobs in America

 There are risks in any job but the professions deemed the most dangerous in a new CareerCast report include the obvious – truck driver,...

Jun 17, 2015, 08:30 ET

CareerCast Identifies Best Jobs for Millennials in 2015

 Burgeoning fields with high-growth outlooks, such as data scientist, social media manager, civil engineer, computer systems analyst and...

May 28, 2015, 08:35 ET

CareerCast Identifies the Best Jobs for Women in 2015

 Dental hygienist, event planner and public relations manager have been named among the best jobs for women in the new CareerCast report...

May 12, 2015, 08:35 ET

CareerCast Identifies Top Jobs for Those Without a Four-Year College Degree

 Not earning a four-year college degree may be a roadblock to landing many jobs, but there are proven alternative routes for moving beyond...

Apr 14, 2015, 08:30 ET

Math Skills Crucial, Says New CareerCast 2015 Jobs Rated Report

 Math skills are key in landing some of the best jobs in the nation, according to CareerCast's 2015 Jobs Rated report, with four of the...

Mar 03, 2015, 08:30 ET

CareerCast Names Best Part-Time Jobs for 2015

 Accountants, Delivery Truck Drivers, Graphic Designers and Writers/Authors are among the best part-time jobs for 2015, according to a new...

Feb 03, 2015, 08:30 ET Reports on 10 Best Jobs for Veterans

 While they may have driven heavy equipment, supervised construction, worked as medics or done computer programming, many veterans...

Jan 07, 2015, 08:30 ET

CareerCast Identifies the 10 Most and 10 Least Stressful Jobs for 2015

 Firefighter, enlisted military personnel, airline pilot and police officer top CareerCast's 2015 list of the nation's most stressful jobs due...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:35 ET

CareerCast Identifies Ten Best Jobs in Healthcare

 Physical therapist, pharmacist and dental hygienist rank among the best healthcare professions for 2015, according to a new CareerCast report...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:55 ET

CareerCast Identifies Eight Best Jobs for Candidates With Disabilities

Since the "Final Rule" of Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act took effect this year, many more hiring companies are actively seeking out...

Oct 07, 2014, 10:57 ET
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Software Engineer, Computer Systems Analyst and Biomedical Engineer Named Among CareerCast's 10 Best Jobs in Engineering and IT

 Engineering and IT careers, historically considered to be "nerdy," have become some of the nation's most in-demand professions, according to a...

Sep 10, 2014, 08:35 ET
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CareerCast Releases Report Highlighting the 10 Most Overrated and Underrated Jobs

 Advertising account executives, public relations managers and senior corporate executives may have fast-paced, highly coveted careers, but...

Aug 13, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Surgeon, Physician, Psychiatrist Top CareerCast's 10 Best-Paying Jobs of 2014

 College graduates looking to earn at the top of the pay scale should consider seeking an advanced degree to achieve a six-figure salary,...

Jul 15, 2014, 08:35 ET
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CareerCast Includes Mail Carriers, Meter Readers and Newspaper Reporters on List of 10 Most Endangered Jobs

 The job landscape is bustling with new opportunities in the information technology sector, but the proliferation of these...

Jun 11, 2014, 08:30 ET
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CareerCast Identifies 12 Best Jobs for Women in 2014, Comparing Factors Such as Competitive Pay, Positive Hiring Outlook and Number of Women Employed

 Computer systems analyst, public relations manager, dental hygienist and physical therapist have been named among the best jobs for women in a...

May 13, 2014, 08:35 ET
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CareerCast Publishes 2014 List of Top-Notch Jobs That Don't Require a College Degree

 Great careers in strong, fast-growing industries are available even if you don't have a Bachelor's degree, says the annual CareerCast report...

Apr 15, 2014, 08:30 ET
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New CareerCast Jobs Rated Report Ranks Mathematician, University Professor and Statistician Best Jobs in the Nation for 2014

 This year's best job – mathematician – outscored all other professions on CareerCast's 2014 Jobs Rated Report...

Mar 25, 2014, 08:30 ET
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CareerCast Identifies 10 Best Part-Time Jobs in Post-Recession Economy

 Accountant, bartender, construction manager, customer service manager and graphic designer are among the best part-time jobs in the...

Feb 04, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Top 10 Civilian Jobs for Vets Named by CareerCast

 It is often an uphill climb for veterans to find the right civilian jobs after their military service. That's especially true for veterans of...