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This Week in Career Advice: May 9 to 15, 2016

This Week in Career Advice: May 9 to 15, 2016

  Every week, the InsuranceJobs.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles. This week, we review failure, low-ball salary offers, and job-hunting while pregnant.   Corny, But So True: 3 Life Lessons Failure Teaches You There are some lessons in life that can only be learned from failure, like the value of persistence.   How To […]

May 15, 2016 | By More
This Week in Career Advice: May 2 to May 8, 2016

This Week in Career Advice: May 2 to May 8, 2016

  Every week, the InsuranceJobs.com Employment Blog brings you the top career articles with the best advice. See what’s trending this week:   Ten Good Reasons To Quit Your Job This article from Forbes’ career expert Liz Ryan reminds us that we’re never trapped in a job, regardless of how we feel. Need permission to quit your job? […]

May 8, 2016 | By More
This Week in Career Advice: April 25 – May 1, 2016

This Week in Career Advice: April 25 – May 1, 2016

Whether you’re quitting, job-hunting, or interviewing – this week’s top career articles have something in store for you! How to Turbocharge Your Productivity, According to a New York Times Reporter Who’s Literally Written Books on the Topic New York Times reporter Charles Duhigg reveals his strategy for being more productive, and how to use Disney’s […]

May 1, 2016 | By More
This Week in Career Advice: April 18 – 24, 2016

This Week in Career Advice: April 18 – 24, 2016

Every week, InsuranceJobs.com brings you the top career articles with the best advice. See what’s trending this week: The Five Worst Reasons To Stay In A Lousy Job Don’t let these 5 reasons keep you in a job you hate! Learn why this excuses don’t actually hold up, and how you can break free. Do You […]

April 24, 2016 | By More
This Week in Career Advice: April 11 – 17, 2016

This Week in Career Advice: April 11 – 17, 2016

  Every week, InsuranceJobs.com brings you the top career articles with the best advice. This week, we turn our focus to termination and job-hunting.   Ask A Manager: I Was Fired For Taking Initiative (And Undermining My Manager) When does taking initiative turn into undermining your manager? This reader found out the hard way.   Do […]

April 17, 2016 | By More
Insurance Industry Adds 2,700 Jobs in March

Insurance Industry Adds 2,700 Jobs in March

The insurance industry gained 2,700 jobs for the month of March, according to the latest employment numbers from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics released on Friday, April 1, 2015. The Economic Situation Report revealed that the insurance industry grew by 0.10 percent last month and now sits at 2,585,900 employed insurance workers with an unemployment rate […]

April 15, 2016 | By More
This Week in Career Advice: April 4 – 10, 2016

This Week in Career Advice: April 4 – 10, 2016

  Every week, InsuranceJobs.com brings you the top career articles with the best advice. See what’s trending this week:   Ask A Manager: How Important Is Job Satisfaction, Really? A reader asks about the importance of liking your job.   My Boss Threatened Me With A Bad Reference If I Leave Can your boss give you […]

April 10, 2016 | By More
This Week in Career Advice: March 28 to April 3, 2016

This Week in Career Advice: March 28 to April 3, 2016

  Every week, InsuranceJobs.com brings you the top career articles with the best advice. This week, we take a look at job satisfaction, workplace politics, and more! Ask A Manager: How Important Is Job Satisfaction, Really? A reader asks about the importance of liking your job.   My Boss Threatened Me With A Bad Reference If […]

April 3, 2016 | By More
Insurance Industry Adds 7,900 jobs in February

Insurance Industry Adds 7,900 jobs in February

The insurance industry gained 7,900 jobs for the month of February, according to the latest employment numbers from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics released on Friday, March 4, 2015. The Economic Situation Report revealed that the insurance industry grew by 0.30 percent last month and now sits at 2,586,200 employed insurance workers with an unemployment rate […]

March 30, 2016 | By More
This Week in Career Advice: March 21 to 27, 2016

This Week in Career Advice: March 21 to 27, 2016

  Every week, InsuranceJobs.com brings you the top career articles with the best advice. See what’s trending this week:   Google’s April Fools’ Prank Backfires Google is famous for their annual April Fools’ Day jokes, but this year may have gone too far.   Can Leadership Skills Be Taught? Forbes Magazine’s Liz Ryan discusses leadership, and […]

March 27, 2016 | By More