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Want A Job? Prepare To Play Multiple Roles

<i>This is a guest post by Rahul Mistry, a content writer for the</i> <i>123-reg</i><i>. His last article for FORBES was “Coming To Terms With Underemployment.” You can follow him on</i> <i>Twitter and Google+.</i><p>As the economic downturn persists, companies are asking employees to take on multiple tasks. Most recently, the …

There are 3 unemployed workers for every job opening

Despite modest GDP growth, unemployment is still a huge problem in America, a report released Tuesday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics …

Employment

Bad teeth, broken dreams: Lack of dental care keeps many out of jobs

With five broken teeth, three cavities and a painful gum abscess spreading to her sinuses, Patty Kennedy knew she had to get in line early for a free dental clinic held last month in San Jose, Calif.<p>The 53-year-old woman from Modesto, nearly 100 miles away, was counting on the care to repair not …

The Dream Employers For Engineering Students

Global research and advisory firm Universum recently culled its data to find the 100 most attractive employers for engineering students. <i>How?</i> They asked 9,770 undergraduate engineering majors in the U.S. to select the companies they would consider working for and then to identify their ideal …

65 Questions Venture Capitalists Will Ask Startups

Entrepreneurs need to be prepared in pitching their startup companies to a venture capitalist by anticipating the questions they will receive. The failure to have thoughtful and reasonable answers to VC questions will decrease the likelihood of the company getting funded. The following is a list of …

Heidi Heitkamp Signs On As ENDA Cosponsor

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) has signed on to cosponsor the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which would expand workplace protections …

‘The Out List’ – LGBT Americans share their personal, professional stories

Staff Reports<p>A diverse cross-section of Americans share personal and professional stories, both heart-wrenching and triumphant, of the LGBTQ …

I Quit My Job to Live in a Tent and Write Code

<i>Editor's Note: Thomas Backlund is an entrepreneur, a coder and homeless by choice. He currently lives off a trail called Sörmlandsleden, near</i> …