This Coffeehouse Chain Just Created 100,000 Job Opportunities For Young Workers

By Anne Cacherell In their continuous effort to keep their image as a model of corporate responsibility, Starbucks, together with 15 other top US-based companies launched the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative. Spearheaded by Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, the program has a collective goal to engage 100,000 unemployed and out-of-school youths, 16-24 years old, from poor neighborhoods…

This Organization’s Mission Is to Help Ex-Offenders & the Homeless Get Jobs

By Anne Cacherell Aside from building self-esteem, having a job gives us a sense of purpose and self-worth that makes us feel that we are important contributing members of the society. This video features Sun Cedar, a Kansas-based non-profit manufacturing organization that gives employment opportunities to people who are in difficult transitions and in severe…

Bored of Your Job? Then You’ll Want to Watch This

By Richard K. Noots We all get bored of our jobs. They can be frustrating, taxing or just plain old boring. However, some jobs might surprise you with just how interesting they can be. Ever more than that, these jobs actually pay really well. Don’t Believe me? Watch the video. Once you’re done I promise you’ll be considering quitting…

Japan Has Some Pretty Big Labor Issues, But What’s The Solution?

By Richard K. Noots Every first-world nation has issues with labor and commodities. Japan’s issues tend to be a bit more unique, however. In a land where the old generation is dying off, the has been a cultural and mental shift among their population’s youth. According to Japanese media, the young generation is becoming lazy, and not…

5 Tips for Hiring During the Initial Stages of Start-Up

Image by: trudi1 By Dexter Lunde So you’ve started to make your vision a reality. You’ve started your own business. This is an amazing feat. Just take a moment to really sit back and revel in your accomplishment. Okay, that’s enough. The next step in your endeavor is to hire some employees. It’ll be a…