The Best States to Find a Good Job In

While you can find good jobs in just about any state, there are some that stand out for having a number of cities that offer great job opportunities and a reasonable cost of living. Here is an overview of some of the best states to find a good job in.

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Was Your Termination An Act of Discrimination?

Balance Careers December 7, 2018

A job termination can be a terribly stressful time in your life. However, if you believe you were terminated as an act of discrimination, then you should realize that you have options available to you.

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7 Ways For Job Seekers To Pick Up Extra Cash This Holiday Season

Balance Careers November 11, 2018

Most people could use some extra cash during the holidays, and if you're a job seeker, you may find yourself stressed about the prospect of holiday expenses. Here are some ways to get some cash into your pocket quickly.

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How to Find a Job After Doing Jail Time

Balance Careers October 9, 2018

Finding a new job is hard enough, but throw in a few obstacles, such as an arrest record, and you can really start to get discouraged. The good news is that even those with a record of arrest and even jail time can still find a job and move on with their life. Here are a few things to keep in mind during your job search if you have and arrest record or have done jail time.

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4 New Employment Background Screening Trends

Balance Careers September 13, 2018

An increasing number of companies are creating formalized background screening processes for their businesses to ensure the best hiring decisions are made. Awareness of these protocols can allow you to prepare for interviews and stand out from the pack.

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Sexual Harassment Red Flags During a Job Search

Balance Careers August 13, 2018

The time during a job search can be a very challenging for anyone. For many individuals, feelings of desperation and even depression can creep in while looking for a new job. These types of feelings can make individuals especially vulnerable. Here are a few red flags you can be on the look out for to make sure you do not become a victim of sexual harassment during a job search.

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