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Thanks to Auto Industry Rebound, Franchising Booms in November
Jobs

Thanks to Auto Industry Rebound, Franchising Booms in November

After a slow October, the franchising industry added nearly 25,000 jobs last month.
Kate Taylor
Need to Hire a Web Developer? A Marketing Manager? Get in Line.
Hiring Employees

Need to Hire a Web Developer? A Marketing Manager? Get in Line.

Heading into 2015, marketing and sales talent commands the highest average pay.
Anne Fisher
7 Ways to Relieve Boredom by Hustling for Extra Cash
Marketing

7 Ways to Relieve Boredom by Hustling for Extra Cash

Staring out the window at work? Little too much time on social media? The hours won't drag when you fill them making a some extra money.
John Rampton
Americans Are Quitting Their Jobs More, and That's a Good Thing
Quitting a Job

Americans Are Quitting Their Jobs More, and That's a Good Thing

In September, people were quitting their jobs the fastest rate in more than six years.
Restaurants Aside, Employment in the Franchise Industry Slumps in October (Infographic)
Franchise

Restaurants Aside, Employment in the Franchise Industry Slumps in October (Infographic)

Job growth in the franchise industry slowed down in the second half of 2014, compared to a strong growth March through June.
Kate Taylor
The Best and Worst States in America for Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

The Best and Worst States in America for Crowdfunding

Washington, D.C., is the best place to crowdfund in the U.S. and Mississippi is the worst.
Catherine Clifford
How Waiting Tables Prepared Me to Be a CEO
Lessons

How Waiting Tables Prepared Me to Be a CEO

Whether you're serving lunch or pivoting your business, you're paid to deliver results in a chaotic environment where you really don't control much.
Jason Wesbecher
Economic Conditions

Data Show U.S. Economy's Pulse Is Still Strong

A 14-year low on jobless claims reinforced expectations that slack in the labor market was being reduced.
U.S. Job Openings Hit Highest Level Since 2001
Jobs

U.S. Job Openings Hit Highest Level Since 2001

Some good news anyone who's looking for work.
The Secret to Happiness at Work Is the Right Job for Enough Money
Managing Employees

The Secret to Happiness at Work Is the Right Job for Enough Money

Research reveals job turnover is immensely costly and people are more likely to quit over general dissatisfaction than pay.
Joanie Connell
11 Strong Signs You're About to Be Canned
Managing Employees

11 Strong Signs You're About to Be Canned

If it all sounds familiar by number six, stop reading and get busy on LinkedIn.
John Rampton
The One Reason Why Job Interviews and Sales Calls Fail
Selling

The One Reason Why Job Interviews and Sales Calls Fail

Want to know why it is so hard to sell yourself, your company and your product? You're taking the wrong approach
Lindsay Broder
Data Reveal the 7 Factors for Optimal Employee Retention
Employee Retention

Data Reveal the 7 Factors for Optimal Employee Retention

A far-reaching survey shows that workers who are paid fairly stay with a company that gives them opportunity and respect.
Matt Straz
How to Increase Your Impact While Reducing Your Effort
Careers

How to Increase Your Impact While Reducing Your Effort

Do a skills inventory. Ask others for feedback. Why wait to realize your hidden potential when you can uncover your hidden talents now?
Kelly Studer