Author: Haley Kirk

Employment growth in the region will outpace U.S. job growth for the ninth-straight year in 2016, economist Bill LaFayette predicted in his annual forecast.  Central Ohio will add 22,400 jobs this year, a 2.2 percent increase from 1.037 million at the end of 2015, LaFayette said at a Columbus...

Sticking to a resolution can be tough, but it’s far from impossible. To help get you started, here are three tips for a successful 2016 job search: Use social media strategically. The sheer volume of information social media directs at you each day can be a bit...

If you’re in the market for a new job, here’s why you should start looking now instead of waiting until January:  1. There are plenty of jobs out there. Many employers have anticipated their needs for 2016, and with their budgets set, they’ve already begun the search...

If finding a new job in 2016 is among your New Year’s resolutions, new research from CareerBuilder could provide some guidance about where to start. In partnership with Economic Modeling Specialists Intl. (EMSI), CareerBuilder compiled a list of the hottest in-demand jobs for 2016.   Occupation Average...

You never know who you’ll connect with, so make sure you utilize a network to the extent you can.  Here is a simple plan to make connections and unlock new opportunities. 1. Identify your goals before entering a networking effort Before you set your foot in the...