Manufacturing careers: a whole new world
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You may have heard mention of manufacturing jobs in presidential campaign conversations. Here’s a timely look at some developments in this influential industry.

10 skills to boost your paycheck
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You may have heard that learning new skills is a great way to advance in your career.

But what specific skills should you focus on?

Labor laws protect vulnerable workers
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Did you know that everyone who works in the United States has the same workplace rights?

4 resources for veterans starting businesses
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Thinking of putting your military experience to work in your own business?

Workplace risk, workplace safety
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Have you ever felt unsafe in your work, or observed risky conditions in a workplace?

OSHA, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, is the go-to source for improving, and reporting, unsafe work conditions in the United States.

Do you need a license for that job?


Did you know that nearly 30 percent of U.S. workers need a license to perform their job?

Learn more about licensing requirements in all 50 states.

Employee retention ideas: low-cost and effective
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Hiring employees requires effort and expense, making retaining them a top priority. Fortunately, many effective retention practices are low-cost or free.

Find the certifications employers value the most
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Ready to boost your career?

Earning a certification is a great place to start.

What is the minimum wage?
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Minimum wage in the United States: if the topic incites both your curiosity and confusion, read on for some facts, myth busters, and revelations.

5 careers you can get with a degree in information security
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Thinking about an IT career? One of these cyber security fields may be right for you.

According to a report by, there were 209,000 vacancies of cyber security jobs heading into 2016.