Category Archives: Job Market

Summer is Approaching! Tips for Finding a Job in Food Service

restaurant food service jobs

With summer approaching, not only will there be plenty of jobseekers searching for seasonal jobs, but restaurants will have an abundance of open positions to fill.  Food and beverage service establishments continue to be one of the sectors adding the most jobs so far in 2016.  In April alone, the food service industry added 366,000 […]

Ever Considered Joining a Labor Union? It Has Its Advantages

advantages of labor unions

Labor unions are an important part of our society and economy. They have helped shape the job market into what it is today, giving workers a voice regarding their pay, benefits and work environment, among other factors. Much of the respect and rights that workers have today are a result of the influence that labor […]

Streamlining the Job Search Process for Military Veterans

military veterans job search

Transitioning from military service to the civilian world is a challenge for many military veterans.  It involves adjustment in every aspect of their lives, and among the most significant is finding employment.  Having spent a long period of time in active duty, many veterans are unaware of the best job search methods out there, and […]

5 Reasons Why Jobs in the Hotel Industry are So Satisfying

hotel industry jobs

With the economy growing, unemployment at an all-time low and consumer spending abundant, 2016 is looking to be an excellent year for travel and tourism.  According to, the travel and tourism industry has grown 500% in the last 25 years.  With more travelers comes a greater need for travel accommodations, making this an excellent […]

Want to Be Your Own Boss? Now is the Time for Franchise Jobs!

franchise jobs

Many of the jobs that contributed to the growth in food service and retail jobs last month are the result of growing franchises.  Franchise jobs are a huge help to the economy, since they are constantly growing and producing employment opportunities.  What’s more, working for a franchise gives you the opportunity to own one yourself […]

For Food Service and Retail Workers, 2016 is Looking Bright

food service industry jobs is thrilled to report high job gains seen last month for the retail and food service industry.  The U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs in January, and while this number is lower than the 262,000 jobs added in December 2015 (which takes into account seasonal adjustments), jobs are growing rapidly in retail and food service.  […]

Want to Telecommute? Look No Further Than Customer Service

telecommute customer service jobs

The trend of telecommuting jobs or working at home is growing rapidly.  According to the latest statistics from Global Workplace Analytics, 50% of the U.S. workforce holds a job that allows them to telecommute at least part time.  And a recent Gallup poll found that in the past 10 years (from 1995 to 2015), the […]

Employment in a Click: Independent Contractors on the Rise

independent contractors

Thanks to the rise in the use of technology and smartphones, the world is seeing a shift towards an “on-demand” economy, where consumers can obtain virtually any product or service they desire instantly with the simple click of a button.  The trend has really gained momentum with the rising popularity of Uber, a car service […]