In today's tempestuous job market, most Americans think that the only danger they face is being laid off and joining the legions of the unemployed. But for some professionals, heading to the office for the day actually comes with mortal danger. And though the workplace is less hazardous than in the past (the amount of people dying due to their gainful employment has dropped over 20% in the last decade), thousands of hard working Americans still die on the job each and every year. So in case you are wondering which booths you might want to avoid at the next career fair, here is a look at some of the most dangerous jobs in America.
by Jenna Ghosheh
I have worked with many women across all industries, and there are some basic fundamentals of office attire that women frequently have questions about. Here are 5 basic tips of what not to wear to the office.
Keep in mind that you should dress for the position desired, not the position you have, always.
If your computer flashes that gray screen and won't boot up, chances are your first response is absolute panic. Hopefully you've backed everything up, so even if the situation is dire you won't lose all your precious files, photos and music. But if smaller glitches appear, you might be thinking about trying to tackle them yourself. Unless you graduated with a computer science degree, there are probably some repairs that are well outside your range of skills. But with the massive amount of information now at your fingertips online, it can be tempting to try and handle the situation without ringing up an expensive repair bill through a professional. So how do you know when you can attempt to do-it-yourself, and when it is better to go right to the pros?
The modern business woman needs technology that works quick and intuitively, without costly glitches. Luckily, technology companies are more than up to the challenge. The information age has transformed the way we conduct business, from how products are marketed and advertised to how they are manufactured, and even how customers purchase from brands. The modern business woman must stay current, and have the proper tools at her disposal. Here are a few of the essential technology products any modern business woman must have in her toolkit.