Choosing a college major can be overwhelming as not every student knows what type of job they want.
Although passion is important, one must also consider the job’s sustainability as well as the salary.
Kompas.com has compiled three bachelor degrees with the highest starting salaries.
Math lovers may want to consider an accounting degree.
According to Salary Survey 2018, which was conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), accountancy is among the best-paying jobs in the United States and United Kingdom.
Read more at: https://www.thejakartapost.com/youth/2018/06/21/three-jobs-with-highest-starting-salaries.html
Do you hate your job? If yes, why do you hate it?
Is it because your boss is always at your neck? Is it because you find your job too demanding that you sometimes struggle to meet deadlines? Or is your personal life so messed up that you vent all your frustrations to your colleagues and bosses?
Whichever your reasons are, you need to change that for the better and boost your work life. For your own health, you need to figure out ways of bringing your smile back at work.
Here are a few to start you off.
Read more at: https://www.thejakartapost.com/life/2018/11/16/five-ways-to-have-a-happy-work-life.html
A new poll says more than 40 percent of America’s baby boomers stayed with their employer for more than 20 years. But it’s unlikely that their children or grandchildren will experience the same job tenure.
The survey of more than 1,000 Americans 50 and older by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research shows that 41 percent of those employed workers have spent two decades with the same company, including 18 percent who’ve stayed at least 30 years.
Read more at: https://www.thejakartapost.com/life/2016/05/11/poll-age-income-factors-in-staying-with-single-employer-.html
Are you someone who gets sleepy after a meal? Have you ever wondered why this happens?
Sleepiness after eating is a response of the body to chemical changes during the digestion process. This is normal and it happens to everybody. However, if sleepiness occurs every time after eating and obstructs your ability to function, this may be a concern. Sleepiness after lunch can also hinder you from doing your work effectively after lunch.
Read more at: http://www.thejakartapost.com/life/2016/10/04/why-do-we-feel-sleepy-after-eating-a-meal.html
With the huge role that social media plays in our personal lives, it’s no surprise that it also has a big influence on our professional lives. Employers are increasingly using social media channels to screen potential new employees. Whether you’re an avid user of social media or not, it’s likely to play a role in your job search.
Not only are companies using social media as a way to promote externally or to do background checks on potential employees but it is also an effective tool to manage staff internally and to drive retention. Platforms such as Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook are no longer simply places to post holiday photos and connect with old friends. They have become a way for people to present a carefully curated profile of a well-rounded professional.
Read more at: https://www.thejakartapost.com/life/2018/09/27/how-to-utilize-social-media-in-your-job-search.html