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May 07, 2019, 08:33 ET "Data" Jobs Top CareerCast's 2019 Jobs Rated Report

Data-driven fields, such as Data Scientist, Statistician, Information Security Analyst, Actuary and Mathematician are among the best jobs of the...


Apr 18, 2019, 08:35 ET CareerCast Identifies Jobs For Those Who Don't Like Deadlines

In a recent CareerCast poll, 38% of respondents said deadlines were their primary cause of stress at work. While some may thrive on stress, others...


Mar 06, 2019, 08:31 ET Three-Quarters of Workers Are Stressed, Says New CareerCast Survey

Stress is unavoidable, but a vast majority of Americans feel unduly stressed at work with 78% of respondents to a new CareerCast survey rating their...


Jan 24, 2019, 08:31 ET Health Care Professions Top List of Most In-Demand Jobs for 2019

Health care professions top the list of most in-demand jobs for 2019, according to a new CareerCast report, with home health aides topping the list....


Aug 23, 2018, 08:33 ET CareerCast Identifies College Degrees with the Best Job Prospects

CareerCast has identified some of the best college undergraduate majors for undecided students and those looking to make a career change. The best...


Aug 02, 2018, 08:35 ET CareerCast Identifies Top "Gig Economy" Jobs

CareerCast has identified 10 of the best jobs in today's "gig economy" as a guide for independent workers seeking employment. Among the best jobs for ...


Jun 28, 2018, 08:31 ET CareerCast Reveals Green Jobs to Watch in 2018

"Green" has become a huge buzzword in the 21st century. The labor market sits on the precipice of a boom in the "green" economy with many eco...


May 31, 2018, 08:36 ET CareerCast's 2018 Jobs Rated Report Sees Major Changes Over Three Decades of Rating Jobs

In the 30th edition of the Jobs Rated report released today, CareerCast examines the up-and-coming professions that have been added to the Jobs Rated ...


Feb 15, 2018, 08:30 ET Truck Drivers, Personal Care Aides and Application Software Developers Among Hardest Jobs to Fill

Job opportunities in 2018 should be abundant – with demand outpacing supply for certain positions, says a new CareerCast report on the toughest jobs...


Jan 11, 2018, 08:35 ET CareerCast Rates Least and Most Stressful Jobs for 2018

The truth is, no job is ever going to be free from stress, says a new CareerCast report on the most and least stressful jobs of 2018. This year's...


Dec 12, 2017, 07:35 ET CareerCast Names Highest Paying Jobs

If you're looking for a high paying career, prepare yourself for many years of post-college education, says a new CareerCast report on jobs with the...


Nov 16, 2017, 07:40 ET As Retail Moves Online, So Do Many Job Opportunities

Retail is at the forefront of the economic landscape during the holidays, in terms of both employment opportunities and consumer spending. Retail has ...


Oct 26, 2017, 08:30 ET CareerCast Names Jobs with Fast-Growing Salaries

Whether you are just starting out or have many years of work experience, one thing to consider when you're job hunting is the potential for salary...


Sep 21, 2017, 08:30 ET CareerCast Names Best IT Jobs in the Nation

IT jobs routinely rank near the very top of CareerCast.com's annual Jobs Rated report, and in its new report, CareerCast ranks the Best Jobs in IT of ...


Aug 22, 2017, 08:35 ET CareerCast Names Best Jobs Without a Four-Year Degree

Although job seekers with a four-year college degree may make considerably more money than their counterparts with less education, there are many...


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 the...


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 Analyst...


Mar 08, 2017, 07:30 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, 07:35 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 their...


Feb 02, 2017, 07:30 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, says ...


Jan 12, 2017, 07:30 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 a...


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 Report....