College students and workers looking for well-paying health care positions can use the trusted information in the Career Exploration and Student Success Toolkit, the Virtual Career Network, and the Job Seekers Guide in all stages of their job search. These… Continue Reading How to Search for Health Care Positions
Whether you’re a student, job seeker, or just someone thinking about your career direction, there’s a new resource for you. Visit the Career Exploration and Student Success Toolkit to learn more about yourself and find careers that are a good… Continue Reading Career Exploration and Student Success
This month, many recent college graduates will go into student loan repayment after a grace period of six months. The excitement of graduation has worn off and with your first loan payment approaching, you may be scrambling to try and… Continue Reading Financial Wellness: Student Loan Repayment Plans
Last session the Minnesota Legislature debated on whether to raise the minimum wage. The session closed with the House approving a bill that would raise the wage to $9.50 an hour by 2015. A similar bill is expected to be… Continue Reading Making Minimum Wage
Many employers find workers without posting a job online. In fact, it’s often estimated that 80 percent (or more) or jobs are never advertised. This is called the hidden job market. The term “hidden” doesn’t mean the jobs are necessarily… Continue Reading Uncover the Hidden Job Market
A large part of financial wellness includes protecting yourself from identity theft and fraud. It doesn’t happen to many people but the aftereffects of being a victim are harsh and could inconvenience you for the rest of your life. Shredding… Continue Reading Protecting Yourself from Identity Theft and Fraud
The skills we bring to the workplace or include on a job application mean everything for being offered and keeping a position.
One of the benefits of working for the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system is the tuition waiver that employees earn after three years of service. This can be used by a MnSCU employee (me) or their family. (It’s… Continue Reading Back to School