Careers For People Who Love Animals


~by Monica Gomez

If you love animals, there is a wide array of careers where you can turn your passion into a living while making a positive impact on the lives of pets and their owners. From working in animal shelters and assisting veterinarians to opening your own business, opportunity knocks.
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Times They Have A-Changed For Older Workers


~by Erik White

The workforce has undergone significant transformation since the start of the century.  Millennials are entering the workforce and baby boomers are preparing for their exit.  Perhaps the most prominent change is the advancement of technology and its role in the workplace.  Job duties have changed and new types of jobs have been created to incorporate the technology upgrades.

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3 Things Teens Can Do To Find a Summer Job


By Denise Felder ~

Job market experts say that teens are having an easier time finding summer jobs this year than in recent years.

This is great news!

A summer job is an excellent way to earn money while gaining skills and experience that will help you in your education and career plans.

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Teens in Northeast: Opportunities Abound!


by Erik White~

 

With schools nearing the conclusion of another year and students making their summer plans, it’s a great time to look at the job market and employment opportunities for teenagers.

Teenagers provide a welcome bump in the available labor force across the state, with Minnesota having the seventh-highest labor force participation rate for teenagers in the country, at 48.5%. Nationally, the teen labor force participation rate is about 33%, according to the most recent data from the Current Population Survey. Continue reading