How to Pull off the Perfect Elevator Pitch at Your Next Meeting

Elevator Pitch

These days, just about everyone is tossing around the humorous phrase ‘ain’t nobody got time for that’. And while it may seem dismissive when used in a professional context, it does reflect a truth about today’s career world. Most white collar work in the third millennium comes with a hectic schedule. The majority of professionals, middle management and upward, are bombarded with a torrent of information and communication attempts. From LinkedIn profiles to tweets to startup incubators to conferences, we’re all keeping busy with building our careers. Nobody has time anymore to listen to a long presentation, no matter how articulate and considerately thought out it may seem to you. Today’s alternative? The elevator pitch, alternatively known as the elevator speech. In today’s post, we’ll be analyzing this useful career building tool, explaining its definition and providing you with a few insightful pointers on how to further your professional evolution by employing it.
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A Guide to Attaining the Best Ultrasound Technician Salary

Ultrasound Technician Salary

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), ultrasound technicians also go by the the complex names diagnostic medical sonographer and cardiovascular technologist and technician. For the purposes of this article regarding the worth of an ultrasound technician salary, we’ll go by the shorter name. The comprehensive professional title above is helpful, insofar as it helps understand what they do. In a nutshell, ultrasound technicians take tests. They also create medical imaging samples with the aid of special medical imaging equipment. As is the case with medical professions, employers pay them very well with a median yearly wage of $60,350. That’s a median hourly salary of $29.02. In today’s post, we’ll tell you at everything you need to know about earning this kind of ultrasound technician salary by attaining a career as an ultrasound technician. Read more ›

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The 15 Best Careers in 2015

The 15 Best Careers in 2015

For today’s post, we lined up The 15 Best Careers in 2015 based on our analysis of data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. We considered factors such as the rate of growth for these particular professional fields, pay levels, market saturation, adequacy of compensation compared to the required education level, as well overall job stability in our current job market and economy. So, without further adieu, here are the 15 best jobs in 2015 ranking from the top (#1) to the still quite good #15. The 15 Best Careers in 2015 list will most likely display echoes from the past two job markets as well as some additional surprises to the mix. Read more ›

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What is a Pediatrician and Why is the Pediatrician Salary so High in our US Job Market

What is a Pediatrician and Why is the Pediatrician Salary so High in our US Job Market

If you possess a strong affinity for science; medicine; and mathematics, and you’re interested in a career in health care, why not consider a profession as a Pediatrician? The overall employment of Doctors in the US continues to grow at incredibly fast rates according to our most recent study conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. They predict that the profession should grow by 18% over the next decade. So, you know that a career in this specific industry will most likely lead to you having wonderful employment options in the job market. While Pediatricians may not earn the highest median salary of all Doctors in this country (that honor belongs to Anesthesiologists), they still earn a healthy living. The average Pediatrician salary falls right around the $216,069 mark. That figure far exceeds the yearly median for all Doctors of $187,200. This career is as lucrative and rewarding as it is open to future employment growth. We’ve decided to create this post to serve as a career spotlight for Pediatricians. We’ll focus on answering the following question: What is a Pediatrician and why is the Pediatrician Salary so high in our US job market? How much do Pediatricians make? What are the typical Pediatrician benefits in addition to the salary?

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Does the Makeup Subscription Boxes Business Plan Template Hinder or Help the US Job Market?

Makeup Subscription Boxes Business Plan Template

Subscription based home delivery is definitely not a new retail concept. However, its online equivalent is. And, this equivalent appears to have exploded onto the U.S. market in the past year or two. Just type “subscription boxes” into your Google search bar. You’ll discover over 97 million results. The first of these results are derived of lists from top entertainment websites, review portals, and in-depth analyses by Forbes of this retail phenomenon. While most subscription box providers offer handmade or artisan products (i.e. exclusive products), the cosmetics niche appears to currently hold the biggest advantage in this market. Home delivered boxes of beauty products are currently all the rage. One can simply chalk this up to that child-like, Christmas feeling one gets when these makeup subscription boxes arrive packed with unknown goodies. Given the current popularity of this industry, we’ve decided to deeply examine the business plan template behind this growing trend, the major players in the field, and whether experts feel it will benefit the economy. In short, we seek to determine whether or not the Makeup Subscription Boxes Business Plan Template Hinder or Help the US Job Market? Read more ›

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How to Establish Lucrative Careers as a Mortician

How to Establish Lucrative Careers as a Mortician

If you choose to become a mortician, you opt to work among the deceased (as well as the bereaved living) on a daily basis. Of course, that description is really something of an overgeneralization; this career path revolves around far more than just working with the deceased and consoling their grieving families. Some people make this profession the butt of macabre jokes. At the heart of this profession, a mortician works as a business owner, a counselor, a scientist who works with embalming fluids, as well as an administrator. These workers must remained attuned to the personal boundaries and specific needs of their clients. Morticians also possess social and time management skills. Clearly there is far more to this profession than the stereotypes seem to suggest. Today, we will cover the essentials regarding how all of you can establish lucrative careers as a Mortician.
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How to Pick the Best Colleges in Arizona

Best Colleges in Arizona

Do you live in Arizona and are you about to complete high school? It’s an exciting time, isn’t it? Maybe you plan to head off to college. Or, perhaps you wish to further expand the formal education you already possess with an additional degree that you have postponed for far too long. Regardless of your reason for browsing through all of the post secondary opportunities this state offers, we’ve compiled a short and comprehensive list of the best colleges in Arizona that you should consider. Furthermore, we plan to teach you how to pick the best colleges in Arizona. Read more ›

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How to Obtain the Highest Forensic Psychologist Salary Possible in our Job Market

How to Obtain the Highest Forensic Psychologist Salary Possible in our Job Market

Forensic psychologists typically serve as the top paying psychology specialists in the field. The average forensic psychologist salary sits quite comfortably around $61,167 per year*. That salary range makes this career the number 7 highest paying psychologist specialization on the current job market. Please note, this aforementioned link contains outdated salary information. Our post today focuses on answering the question regarding how to obtain the highest Forensic Psychologist salary possible in our job market. Besides the excellent pay, our popular culture showcases this sort of work in an interesting fashion through movies and television shows (such as CSI). In these shows, actors portray forensic psychologists as brainy near geniuses who profile and inevitably catch the criminal in the end. This portrayal probably isn’t too far off from reality: depending on his or her specialty, Forensic Psychologists provide professional insight into criminal cases which sometimes can’t be solved without this intricate analysis. Often times, different forensic psychologists work in the rehabilitation of criminals by helping them understand why their deeds were wrong and easing their transition back to society. Read more ›

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How to Find the Perfect US Job from the KSL Classified Job System

How to Find the Perfect US Job from the KSL Classified Job System

Just about every active job seeker searching for employment in this post-recession job market knows that finding the right job isn’t exactly a breeze. In certain job markets, employment is scarce, certain candidates are often labeled as being overqualified, and strict eligibility conditions often hold back many candidates. Sure, unemployment levels slowly decreased to acceptable levels. The so called ‘improvement’ increased at sluggish levels. Subsequently, searching for a job seems to have become an occupation in itself these days. Candidates invest time and energy into networking (both online and in real-life) and applying via online platforms such as LinkedIn, Monster, USAJobs and similar sites. Current employment seeking trends confirm the return of an online medium that many industry experts rushed to write off as obsolete: the message board. Case in point: the KSL classified job boards. The days of paper-based job classifieds may be quickly vanishing. But, this website proves that the Utah, Idaho, and Wyoming workforce still has strong chances at finding employment via these online classifieds. Read on to find out how to find the perfect US job from the KSL classified job system. Read more ›

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How to Choose the Most Lucrative College Degrees for a Rewarding Career

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Not all colleges are created equal when it comes to quality education and employment. Some schools benefit from a higher demand and prestige on the job market than others. Typically, the graduates from these schools tend to earn better salaries. For most of our readers, knowing how certain specializations fare on the job market after graduation provides them with an important factor when considering college degrees and career paths. Post-secondary education is meant to give one access to a rewarding career, both in terms of pay and in terms of overall job satisfaction. If you wonder what colleges are the absolute best to graduate from right now, here is our list of the top 5 choices. With this list, you should learn how to choose the most lucrative college degrees for a rewarding career. Read more ›

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