• Marketing Job Hunting In Your 40s: 5 Things I've Learned

    10 monthes ago - By Business 2 Community

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    Hindsight is always 20/20, but I often wonder if I had the opportunity to go back in time and advise my younger self on a career path, what would I tell him? Hair care aside, I almost always think to choose something other than marketing. In the past when I would look at my career path, I would always stress about the fact that I had too many stops along the way...some my own doing, some not. But what's been interesting during my last marketing job hunting exercise is the realization that the journey has certainly been the norm when compared to others in the profession...
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  • There's a simple way to tell the US job market is not as strong as it appears

    There's a simple way to tell the US job market is not as strong as it appears

    10 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    US wage growth remains weak given the low level of unemployment, suggesting the job market still has room for improvement.
    "The definition of full employment is low- and moderate-wage workers actually get raises," said Josh Bivens, director of research at the Economic Policy Institute. "We are not at full employment yet."
    Wage growth was both more rapid and more equally shared during the three decades after World War II than over the last four decades, a new EPI report shows.
    Who was it that said doing the same thing and expecting a different result was the definition of insanity?
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