employment

Why Communication Skills Are Key at Work

More and more employers are including soft skills also in their requirements -- and it's not surprising that soft skills continue to play a big role in hiring decisions.

How I Know I'm Ready to Retire

For some people reaching age 65 is the trigger for retirement, but it can be difficult to know if the time is right to make the move into your second act.

Employers Add Just 113,000 Jobs in January

Hiring was surprisingly weak in January for the second straight month, likely renewing concern that the U.S. economy might be slowing after a strong finish last year.

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

The old ways of thinking about your career no longer apply. But with a little planning, and thinking outside the box, you can almost guarantee that you will always have a job.