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  • It’s not too late for teens to reap the benefits of a summer job this year

    WASHINGTON — It’s officially in the first week of summer, and some teens may be discouraged they haven’t yet found summer jobs. But according to Janet Bodnar, editor at Kiplinger Personal Finance, there is still…

  • Post Community Media to close Maryland papers, sell others

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Post Community Media LLC, which is affiliated with The Washington Post, announced plans Friday to close some suburban weekly newspapers in Maryland and sell others in that state and Virginia. The company…

  • German discount grocer Lidl US headquarters set for Virginia

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — German discount supermarket chain Lidl will build its U.S. headquarters and a separate distribution center in Virginia, creating 700 jobs, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Friday. Lidl will invest $77 million in…

  • Safeway has 2,000 jobs to fill

    Grocery chain Safeway says it has 2,000 summer jobs to fill across its four-state Mid-Atlantic region, and says it is the first time in years it has added a significant number of jobs beyond those…

  • ‘Best’ Jobs for Women in 2015 Include Six Figures, Growth Prospects

    (NEW YORK) — While the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) can lack gender diversity, an online career site names a handful of jobs in those categories for having the best prospects for…

  • Engineering Degrees Lead to the Highest Paying Jobs

    (WASHINGTON) — If you’re on the verge of embarking on a career after high school, there’s some value to getting a college degree since it’s estimated that those who graduate from higher institutions earn about…

  • Survey finds the 10 happiest jobs in America

    WASHINGTON — School principals may oversee discipline in schools, but a new survey ranked the occupation as the happiest job in America for 2015. Online jobs site CareerBliss analyzed more than 25,000 reviews from its…

  • Odd interview tidbits and mistakes job-seekers make

    WASHINGTON — “Call me Tigger! That is the nickname I gave myself.” Can I offer religious advice to my co-workers? Is my wife cheating on me? Human resource managers say these are some of the…

  • How to Find the Best Job for You

    What do you want to be when you grow up? It’s such a simple question when we’re kids, and we answer it with enthusiasm and archetypal answers. “I want to be a firefighter. An astronaut.…

  • 10 Part-Time Jobs to Help Pay the Bills

    Part-time prospects “We’re only hiring part-time employees” might seem like a poverty pronouncement to some. But jobs that allow you to work less than 34 hours a week (the definition of part-time employment, according to…

  • 15 Awesome Jobs That Pay More Than $90K

    These positions pay well and are in demand. Whether we’re making it, spending it, saving it or in lack of it, we think about money a lot. As a result, money spurs why we work…

  • Best Business Jobs of 2015

    Broaden your job search. It’s time to think outside the cubicle, because the business world is changing. This industry’s occupations now have kaleidoscopic settings, training, salaries and skills, and the job seekers attracted to this…

  • 36 Top Health Care Jobs of 2015

    An industry dedicated to quality care Demand for support staff for top-tier professionals, home health care needs for aging Americans and affordable quality care are driving employment increases throughout the health care industry. That growing…

  • 6 best jobs for work-life balance

    You know that satisfying feeling … … of working 7.5 hours before returning home, taking your time making dinner and spending the rest of your night thinking about things unrelated to your job? If you…

  • Do You Know How Much You’re Worth?

    You did it. You’re being interviewed by your dream employer. You nailed the answer to your strengths and weaknesses. And your response to “Why do you want to work here?” flew off the tip of…