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During a recession more people look for jobs and healthcare jobs are no different. The increase in applicants allows employers the ability to hand choose potential interviewees as a first step. A phone interview is becoming an increasingly popular way to sort through applicants applying for healthca
Individuals are exposed to discriminatory practices every day. In office settings, a woman may be turned down for a promotion because of pregnancy. A person in a wheelchair may be denied access to a retail location because the building does not meet accessibility requirements. For these and many oth
The term employee performance review can create a lot of tension and anxiety for an employee. This does not have to be the case. Employees can view a performance review as a chance to meet with their supervisor and share their assessment of their performance. Employee performance reviews should not
Beginning in January 2005, Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) rates are designed to cover 100 percent of the average rental costs for the type of dwelling authorized for the specific paygrade (rank). Here's how the rates are determined.
Clinical psychologists work closely with clients to diagnose and treat mental illnesses, as well as to work through interpersonal problems. As a result of this interaction, psychologists develop intimate bonds with clients that depend deeply on mutual trust. These relationships also create ethical d
Clerical jobs are support positions within companies and human service industries such as hospitals. Workers within these positions tend to enter the field by fulfilling the minimum requirements such as completing a high school diploma. In many cases, clerks also possess a certificate in a particula
Because of the economic climate, many company owners are finding it difficult to keep their doors open. Unemployment rates are substantial and individuals are simply having a difficult time obtaining
The nursing tests are a series of exams you have to take to enter nursing school and to receive certification. There are an abundance of tests that correspond to the nursing career. Although each test possesses unique attributes, many of them have similar subject material and formats. While some inv
Employees must feel valued and that their ideas are respected in order to take ownership of their jobs. By giving employees a foundation from which they are contributing to the decisions of the company, their potential is maximized and the company will find greater success. The keys to empowering em
An increasingly opportunistic job opportunity in today's business world is that of a CPA, or Certified Public Accountant. There are many different job functions of a CPA, and many rules and regulations about practicing public accounting. The accounting departments of most universities' bus
As society ages, with the baby boomers entering their retirement years, the career prospects for these types of therapy jobs look very promising. By the year 2018, it is estimated that the number of occupational therapists will increase by 26%.
Transference is a psychological term for unresolved feelings and emotions that are unconsciously transferred from a client to a practitioner. Transference in massage therapy is common due to the intimate, nurturing environment of the massage setting. With proper physical and emotional boundaries, tr
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, major airlines are required by law to provide flight attendants on every flight for the safety and security of the traveling public. The primary job of flight attendants is to ensure that security and safety regulations are followed, but they also make ef
Once you have completed an interview for a teaching position, the hard part is over. However, there is one more step you can take toward becoming the chosen candidate. Writing a thank you to each person on the interview team is a necessary gesture in the interview process to express your appreciatio
Deer or elk antlers can be utilized for wall decor for a rustic touch or as functional accessories such as pipes. The strong and hard structure of the antler makes it a sturdy choice for a smoking accessory. Making a pipe out of an antler only requires a few basic materials that can be found in your
English is fast becoming the preferred language for professionals and speakers of other languages worldwide. Music, movies and social networking sites have enhanced its popularity as a medium for communication between English speakers and the rest of the world. With an estimated 2 billion people exp
Marine recruits are encouraged to travel light at boot camp.Marine Standing Proud image by aqbenkie from Fotolia.comInitial recruit training, or boot camp, in the United States Marine Corps (USMC) is an intense and very physical program designed to shape new recruits into combat-ready...