Employment

Amazon is Coming to Nashville Bringing 5,000 Jobs

Everyone’s heard of Amazon, the “tech giant” that has pioneered the e-commerce supply chain market. On November 13, 2018, Amazon announced that it will invest $230 million in Nashville while adding 5,000 new high-paying jobs at a new executive operations hub to operate logistics. Governor Bill Haslam met with economic leaders on Tuesday such as...

Secret Tips to Help You Succeed In Online Job Hunting

The internet is buzzing with opportunities and job portals have been at work for a decade now. The job market is buzzing and the online craze has taken the world by storm. Major corporations and small to middle-sized companies alike are taking interest in hiring their workforce from online applications which can be sifted...

How to Give Constructive Criticism without Hurting Your Employee’s Ego

When you are giving constructive criticism to an employee, think of it to be more like a discussion rather than a one-sided rant because believe us, no one is going to like it one bit. It is also essential that you keep your voice neutral, low and factual. Don’t insert too much emotion into your...

Best Ways to Deal with Horrible Bosses – And We Aren’t Talking About the Movie

The movie, Horrible Bosses, has now come out with a sequel (Horrible Bosses 2) after the knock-down hilarious “original” that depicts the story of 3 guys who become so fed up with their bosses that they end up trying to kill them. While many people who have ever experienced a horrible boss might gain...

Firearm Giant Beretta Employs Gallatin, TN w/$45M Investment

It's not very often the small town of Gallatin, Tennessee, which is located in Sumner County, sees a huge opportunity such as the one Beretta is offering. The Italy-based multinational firearms manufacturer will invest $45M into a new facility located in Gallatin expected to be completed by 2018 and bringing nearly 300 new jobs...

How to Land a Green Job

Green living and sustainability are gaining global interest. Not only are many nations committing to reducing carbon emissions, consumers are demanding more green products and services and businesses are recognizing the value of more sustainable practices. This added emphasis on the environment is causing an influx of job opportunities. Approximately 80,000 green jobs were...

EMT Jobs Alive and Kicking – No Pun Intended

Have you been anticipating a career in Emergency Medical Services  as an EMT for ambulatory or air transport?  Now might be a good time to start looking. What is an EMT or Paramedic? Emergency Medical Technicians are healthcare providers of emergency medical services who are trained to respond quickly to emergency situations regarding medical issues, traumatic...

How Your Attitude Affects Your Career

It's easy for us to lose control of ourselves during a stressful transition into a new career or while working in a high-pressure environment dealing with difficult situations for a living. Maintaining a positive attitude can seem hard or impossible at times, but it is extremely important to the longevity of our successes that...

Amazon Plans to Add 7,000 Jobs, Most Paying Above Average

Amazon announced Monday its plans to hire 7,000 new employees in the U.S. with most of them paying above retail average wages and benefits. These full-time positions are said to include 5,000 warehouse jobs that pay 30% higher than positions in other stores. The company is also searching for 2,000 customer service associates. Amazon.com, Inc....