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Mar 04, 2014, 08:30 ET
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CareerCast Lists The 10 Best Jobs for Shy People

 For introverts, the communication that's required to network and interview with others creates intense fear and, in some cases, makes...

Nov 05, 2013, 06:00 ET

"Final Rule" to Boost Job Market For Candidates with Disabilities

 The job market for candidates with disabilities should improve significantly starting in March of 2014, thanks to the U.S. Department of...

Sep 30, 2013, 06:00 ET

Biomedical Engineer, Software Engineer, Computer Systems Analyst and Web Developer Rank as Best Jobs in IT and Engineering, Says New CareerCast Report

 If you are looking for a career with abundant job opportunities and a lifetime of healthy earnings, a new CareerCast.com report recommends you...

Aug 22, 2013, 06:00 ET

Atmosphere Coordinator, Sign Spinner and Travel Agents Among the Most Useless Jobs, Says New CareerCast.com Report

 From data-entry clerks and word processors to sign spinners and shoe repairers, opportunities still exist for less than fulfilling employment,...

Aug 13, 2013, 06:00 ET

Chemists, Industrial Engineers, and Solar Photovoltaic Installers Among the Best Jobs in Energy, Says New CareerCast.com Report

Chemists, Geoscientists, Industrial Engineers, and Wind Turbine Service Technicians are among some of the most promising career opportunities in...

Jul 16, 2013, 06:00 ET

Job Outlook Improving for Construction Industry, says New CareerCast.com Report

Gradual improvement throughout 2012 and into 2013 offers construction job seekers some relief, according to a new report by CareerCast.com....

May 21, 2013, 06:00 ET

Web Developer, Admin Assistant and Bookkeeper Among the Best Jobs Without a College Degree, Says CareerCast.com

At this time every year, many new high school graduates enter the working world with no intention of earning a college degree. Yet the lack of a...

Apr 23, 2013, 06:00 ET

"Newspaper Reporter" Ranks as Nation's Worst Job, Says CareerCast's 2013 Jobs Rated Report

Newspaper reporter, a job that traditionally has attracted many aspiring writers, been romanticized in movies and helped bring down corrupt...

Mar 12, 2013, 10:00 ET

CareerCast Reports on Best Jobs in Advertising and Marketing

View a webpage, turn on a radio or television, walk outside and see a billboard or bus bench and you'll encounter the influence of the advertising...

Feb 21, 2013, 10:00 ET

CareerCast.com Reports on Jobs for Military Veterans

 New efforts to help America's population of active duty servicemen and women, reservists and veterans are effective and have opened up...

Jan 03, 2013, 10:00 ET

University Professor, Seamstress and Medical Records Technician Top CareerCast.com's Least Stressful Jobs List

 University Professor tops the list of least stressful careers for 2013, according to a new report on the least and most stressful professions...

Dec 11, 2012, 10:00 ET

CareerCast.com Reports on Best Jobs For People With Disabilities

 The three best professions for job seekers with disabilities are all in the field of health care: Pharmaceutical Sales, Pharmacy Technician...

Nov 14, 2012, 10:00 ET

Santas, Servers, and Salespeople Among the Best Holiday Jobs, Says New CareerCast.com Report

Whether you're unemployed and seeking a full-time job or just looking to earn some extra spending money over the holidays, the seasonal employment...

Oct 18, 2012, 10:00 ET

CareerCast.com Identifies Popular Paranormal Jobs

As the time draws near for costume parties and Halloween, there is a renewed interest in the paranormal among the general public. Some take...

Sep 27, 2012, 10:00 ET

CareerCast.com Rates the Most Overrated and Underrated Jobs

Some of the most appealing jobs in today's workplace are underrated, while alluring jobs like advertising agency executive, photojournalist and...

Sep 06, 2012, 10:00 ET

Dental Hygienist Tops CareerCast.com List of Best Healthcare Jobs

 Dental Hygienist, Audiologist and Occupational Therapist ranked as the top three healthcare jobs in the nation, according to a new report by...

Jul 12, 2012, 10:00 ET

CareerCast.com Reports on Nation's Best Energy Sector Jobs

Petroleum Engineer, Geologist and Civil Engineer topped the list of the best energy sector jobs of 2012, according to a new report from...

Jun 14, 2012, 10:00 ET

CareerCast.com Reports on the Nation's Best Jobs In Engineering & Information Technology

Engineering, computer science and many other traditionally "nerdy" careers have become some of the nation's coolest professions,...

May 31, 2012, 10:00 ET

CareerCast.com Rates Best Jobs in the Nation's Capital Region

While jobseekers in many U.S. cities battle an unemployment rate of 8% or more, those in the nation's capital region are faring well, according...

May 17, 2012, 10:00 ET

CareerCast.com Reports on Great Jobs Without a College Degree

As college students scramble to find jobs after receiving their hard-earned degrees, CareerCast.com examines the best jobs for those without a...