According to a survey cited by the Non-Employment Law Project (NELP), 90 percent of companies these days are running criminal background checks on their prospective employees. That’s up roughly 10 percent from a decade ago, and nearly 40 percent from 20 years ago. And yes, that 90 percent figure applies to companies of all shapes […]
If you are considering working for a startup company, there are several things that you should know beforehand. I have worked for a startup in the past and must say that it was one of the best experiences I have had, while also being the most challenging.
If you are recently on the job hunt, or if you have just grown tired of the same old corporate grind, you should consider working for a startup company. Working for a startup is not for everyone, but it can be a refreshing way to expand your skills and further progress your career.
Not too long ago Spark News took a look at what states in our country were doing the best in terms of job creation. That was helpful information if you were looking to relocate in order to find a secure job in a thriving job market. It’s unfortunate that some states are faring better than […]
It seems as though the JOBS Act has finally ended up on the desk of President Obama. With the complications it faced in the Senate and the debate that ensued over investor protections, it is a relief for some and a set-back for others to see the JOBS Act finally out into action. According to […]