News Unplugged

The absolute worst job of any in North America? A lumberjack. CareerCast.com just rated it dead last in desirability out of 200 different vocations. I grew up and lived in the...

Ever call in sick even when you’re not? A Career Builder survey found 30 percent of workers over the past year have. I’m surprised that number isn’t higher. I’m also surprised...

Has it been a while since you’ve seen much of a bump in your paycheck? Or maybe no bump at all?  Next year will be different, according to a new survey. Consulting...

I read something really encouraging today. It gave me hope. Unless you’re over 50 you probably wouldn’t understand. Here it is: Contrary to the old stereotype, older job hunters aren’t necessarily...

I got a call from my oldest son today from college. He’s trying to line up an internship this summer that fits his major, and he just finished an interview with...

As I’m writing this, it’s my dinner break, and I’m eating my usual meal at work. That’s it to the left. PB&J, yogurt, granola bar and diet Dr. Pepper. Same thing...

Think you have the worst job in America? Chances are you don’t. Unless your job puts you in constant risk for getting hurt or killed. And you’re working for little pay....

Fortune magazine included 4 companies in Oklahoma on its annual list of the 100 best companies to work for. The companies are: Chesapeake Energy, ranked #18 (#32 last year). Devon Energy,...

Do you ever wake up in the morning and think, “It’s too early to go into work. I’m tired. I’ll just go in a little later”?  According to a new survey,...

There’s a good chance some of you are reading this while you’re at work. Feel guilty that you’re surfing the web, when you should be slaving away? I didn’t think so....

Acing the job interview is one of the best ways to land a new job. Just don’t bring your knock-knock jokes with you. That’s one of the top interview blunders in...

Want a promotion, but can’t figure out why you’re not getting one? It could be that tattoo on your arm, or (please stand back)…. your bad breath. A new survey from CareerBuilder shows...