Best and Worst Employment States for People With Disabilities

New statistics released this week show that Americans with disabilities saw a slowdown in job gains compared to those of the previous year. The Disability Statistics Compendium, released by Institute on Disability at the University of New Hampshire, shows that the employment rate for people with disabilities has risen to 37 percent. The Compendium also … More Best and Worst Employment States for People With Disabilities

Why Can’t People Find Work? Lack of Relevant Skills

More than half of Americans (54%) agree that employable adults aren’t working today because they don’t possess the skills they need for the jobs they want, according to the results of a new American Staffing Association Workforce Monitor® survey conducted online by The Harris Poll. The other top reasons Americans believe job seekers can’t find employment—or … More Why Can’t People Find Work? Lack of Relevant Skills

Employers Share Their Most Outrageous Resume Mistakes

Employers are feeling the heat of the tight labor market as they struggle to find qualified candidates to fill their open jobs. While job seekers are getting their attention, it’s often for the wrong reasons. A new CareerBuilder survey found that among human resource managers, who are typically the ones who determine which applicants get … More Employers Share Their Most Outrageous Resume Mistakes

Millennials Will Stay For Job Development

 In today’s rapidly growing and evolving economy, it’s more acceptable than it was even a decade ago for employees to move quickly from job to job. However, a new study commissioned by Bridge, an employee development suite for businesses, from the makers of Canvas  found that nearly 90 percent of millennials are looking to grow … More Millennials Will Stay For Job Development

87 Organizations Honored as ‘Certified Best Christian Workplaces’

 The Best Christian Workplaces Institute (BCWI), a pioneer in equipping and inspiring Christian leaders to build a flourishing organizational culture, today honored 87 faith-based organizations as Certified Best Christian Workplaces. “These remarkable churches, parachurch ministries, Christian schools, higher education and businesses represent triple the number of Certified organizations since 2012. The increase speaks to the … More 87 Organizations Honored as ‘Certified Best Christian Workplaces’