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HVAC service technicians install, maintain and repair heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems. Though some learn their skills informally on the job, many also go through technical schools, where education can take from six months to two years. Apprenticeships that last from three to five y
Anyone who is interested in pursuing employment as a medical assistant undoubtedly wants to know what duties he or she will be required to perform. Fortunately, the duties which must be performed can be highly rewarding and a career as a med assistant offers more security than many jobs in today&apo
New jobs are available in the fast-growing solar power industry. A combination of state and federal government tax incentives, new training programs in colleges and junior colleges, and 2009 federal government stimulus money has created a growing demand for photovoltaic and thermal...
Community college teaching positions appeal to some instructors because applicants may not need to have a doctorate; a master's degree may be adequate. Community colleges in the southwestern U.S. employ instructors in both full- and part-time positions and in general academic areas as well as vocati
You are an independent financial advisor (IFA), experienced and qualified looking for a new opportunity. What are the options to find a new position?
After sorting through job ads, writing your resume and submitting your applications, it is a welcome relief to get a call for a job interview. While this is important progress, you still have to ace the interview. There are many opportunities to make costly mistakes in an interview. If you are caref
The Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2003 was introduced during the first session of the 108th Congress. The intent of the act was to create increases in the federal minimum wage. Though the act did not pass into law, the concept of the act was revived in a similar act in 2007. The minimum wage increase ev
Ophthalmologists are medical doctors --- M.D.s or D.O.s --- who have specialized in eye care, including surgical procedures. Ophthalmologists shouldn't be confused with optometrists, who are doctors of optometry, or O.D.s. Optometrists attend optometry school, not medical school. An ophthalmologist'
Impress the company at your retail management job interview.shopping image by hannahfelicity from Fotolia.comIf you are getting prepared for a retail management job interview then there are a few things you will need to take into account. A retail company is looking for someone who is...
Pharmacy technicians are professional assistants who are available in the pharmacy to help licensed pharmacists fill prescriptions.Because the career does not require extensive training and education, those who are serious about becoming a certified technician can receive their certification in a re
You've probably been told that every resume needs an objective statement. Wrong. They're good, but there's something much, much better.
It is essential for a video game designer to be educated in certain subjects in order to be able to produce video games. Many schools that offer video game design or computer science with an emphasis in video game production have different educational requirements, but core classes remain the same