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04 Jan, 2012, 05:00 ET CareerCast.com Releases 2012 Job Stress Report

 Enlisted Military Soldier earned the top spot as the nation's most stressful job, while Medical Records Technicians ranked as the least...


15 Nov, 2011, 10:05 ET Don't Let Your Job Search Take a Holiday, Says CareerCast.com

Most job seekers assume the time between Thanksgiving and New Year's is a dead zone for hiring, but it's not true, says a new CareerCast.com...


20 Oct, 2011, 05:20 ET CareerCast.com Identifies Creepiest Careers

At this time of year, many of us take great pains to avoid spiders and other creepy-crawly creatures. But for some, a career working with slithery...


11 Oct, 2011, 05:20 ET CareerCast.com Rates the Most Overrated Jobs

They may have high salaries, power and prestige, but senior corporate executives, surgeons and physicians were ranked among the most overrated jobs...


21 Sep, 2011, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com Reports on Most Underrated Jobs

From elementary school on, we were told to aim high in our careers and strive for such prestigious jobs as doctor, lawyer, pilot and even...


17 Aug, 2011, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com Reports on Job Search Red Flags

In this economy, employers typically are flooded with hundreds of applications for a single opening. A new CareerCast.com report helps job seekers...


20 Jul, 2011, 10:00 ET How Google+ Can Help Your Job Search

Google+ has joined Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and BeKnown as the latest social media tool in the job seeker's arsenal. According to a new report...


16 Jun, 2011, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com Offers Ways to Create "Vacation Moments" at Work

If a vacation this year seems elusive, there are ways to take a break at work without taking time off, according to a new report on CareerCast.com....


18 May, 2011, 10:00 ET Good News for Class of 2011: Hiring Market for College Grads is on the Upswing

"You're hired." This is the phrase new college graduates long to hear. And for the first time since the global economic recession began in 2007,...


19 Apr, 2011, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com Releases 2011 Stressful Jobs Report

Audiologist, a practitioner who assesses and treats hearing disorders, is ranked as the nation's least stressful profession, according to the new...


08 Feb, 2011, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com Reports on Famous Office Romances

If you're searching for love at the office but haven't felt Cupid's arrow yet, Bill and Melinda Gates may provide inspiration, according to a new...


05 Jan, 2011, 08:00 ET 'Software Engineer' Rated Nation's Best Job, 'Roustabout' Ranks at the Bottom of New CareerCast.com 2011 Jobs Rated Report

With a boost from the development of apps for iPods, tablets, smart phones and other devices, the profession Software Engineer has jumped to the...


11 Nov, 2010, 10:00 ET Don't Stop Your Job Search Over the Holidays, Says CareerCast.com

Job seekers often suspend their job searches during the holidays, on the mistaken assumption that companies don't interview or hire during this...


21 Oct, 2010, 10:00 ET Forensic Entomologist, Miner and Broadcast Tower Technician Top CareerCast.com's Scariest Jobs List

With Halloween approaching, CareerCast.com (www.CareerCast.com), a national job portal, revealed today the 10 scariest, creepiest and just plain...


14 Sep, 2010, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com Report Rates Stockbroker As Fastest Growing, Best Paying Job

After a historic meltdown that prompted investment firms to layoff tens of thousands of their employees, Wall Street has gained new traction in the...


31 Aug, 2010, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com/JobSerf Employment Index Shows Slight Decline in August

After a fantastic double-digit gain last month, managerial recruitment activity showed a slight drop in August, falling to 102.3, according to the...


27 Jul, 2010, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com/JobSerf Employment Index Shows Double-Digit Gain in Managerial Hiring

Managerial recruitment activity rose last month to its highest level since March 2008, according to the new CareerCast.com/JobSerf Employment...


13 Jul, 2010, 06:00 ET CareerCast.com Shows How to Unplug on Vacation

Can't unplug from the office even though you're on vacation? According to CareerCast.com (www.careercast.com), a national job-search portal, you're...


29 Jun, 2010, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com/JobSerf Employment Index Shows Slight Rise in Managerial Hiring

The CareerCast.com/JobSerf Employment Index released today, which measures managerial hiring activity online, showed minor improvement, rising from...


15 Jun, 2010, 10:00 ET CareerCast.com Report: Why Your Job Interview Body Language Can Help You Win - Or Lose - A New Job

Your job interview body language has more of an impact on your success than anything you say, according to a new report by CareerCast.com, a...