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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....


Apr 13, 2016, 08:30 ET Newspaper Reporter Named Nation's Worst Job for the Third Straight Year

 Who has the worst job – one with a low salary, poor outlook, undesirable work environment, and high stress? Is it the person who drives...


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...


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...


Dec 03, 2015, 08:30 ET Medical Records, Social Work, Nursing and Teaching Among Hottest Jobs for Disabled, Says New CareerCast Report

Medical records, social work, nursing, computer systems, and teaching are among the professions offering good opportunities for...


Dec 03, 2015, 08:30 ET Medical Records, Social Work, Nursing and Teaching Among Hottest Jobs for Disabled, Says New CareerCast Report

Medical records, social work, nursing, computer systems, and teaching are among the professions offering good opportunities for...


Nov 11, 2015, 08:35 ET CareerCast Report Spotlights High-Demand Seasonal Jobs: Increased Holiday Hiring For Chefs, Retail Sales, Performers, Photographers and Parcel Deliverers

The holiday season brings a temporary employment boost every autumn, and 2015 is no exception. In fact, the outlook for seasonal hiring this year...


Sep 25, 2015, 08:30 ET Ad Account Exec, PR Manager and Broadcaster Among Most Overrated Jobs, Says New CareerCast Report

Highly desirable jobs, such as ad account exec, broadcaster, public relations manager, and event coordinator are among the most overrated jobs of...


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...


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 CareerCast.com 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...


Aug 13, 2014, 08:30 ET 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,...


Apr 15, 2014, 08:30 ET 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...