Monthly Archives: October 2011

Job Search Q&A

In a Monday Chicago Tribune profile, Challenger, Gray & Christmas CEO John Challenger provided some insight on questions commonly asked by people who suddenly find themselves thrust into joblessness. Q & A John Challenger has been working with unemployed people … Continue reading

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Slowing recovery threatens holiday hiring

The latest bumps on the economy’s road to recovery could not have come at a worse time for holiday job seekers.  While retailers are still holding out hope for decent holiday sales, the slowdown is likely to dampen expectations and … Continue reading

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Certification and Advanced Degrees: Are They Worth It?

The value of certification and/or advanced degrees, such as an MBA, often comes into question in the wake of economic downturns. There are two camps on the issue.  On the one side you have those who spent time and money … Continue reading

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