industry

Industry related topics in the realm of corporate culture, business, and the workplace.

Myles Bowman14 days ago
What Being a Professional Cook Is Really Like
Growing up I have always found an interest in cooking. I grew up watching my grandparents cooking or baking various things for the family which led my interest to pursue a career in culinary arts at f...
Katy Preen19 days ago
Business Affairs
Some interesting conversations have begun since the spreadsheet of 40 Tory “sex pests” was leaked on the internet. This has happened in a wider climate of weeding out harassers and misogynists, so it’...
Nikki Gaskins19 days ago
AA Auto Protection Providing Work-at-Home Opportunities for Employees
Philadelphia, PA – The number of employees who work-from-home continues to rise. The number will continue to get even larger as AA Auto Protection moves to further provide flexible work options for th...
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Roshni Shukla23 days ago
Sweatshops: Shedding Light
I stood in the middle of thousands of local workers in a plastic bag factory in the Democratic Republic of Congo. My initial thoughts reflected sympathetic feelings, “hot, uncomfortable, disappointing...
To People Who Don't Tip
Being a server, I know just how important it is to play my A-game from the moment I clock in to the very last second I clock out. We don’t get paid regular minimum wage. We have to work hard for it. O...
Teresa Hull25 days ago
Why Buy Handmade
Buying handmade products is a great idea. Here's why.
Mykah Buffa month ago
A Day In The Life Of An Intern
Blog Post 1: I began my internship position with Ashville Media Group Thursday, October 1st. It was about a ten-minute walk from my residence, which makes me quite lucky; because many of my fellow gro...
Sarah Ba month ago
Why More and More Young People Are Quitting Big Companies and Why It's Not Such a Bad Thing
People want to work in a place with purpose, we all want to have an impact! Unfortunately, corporate environments often care more about the numbers than they do the people. They care more about short-...
JD Hydea month ago
Let's Talk about Your Racism
Let's talk about your racism. As I submit to various magazines, I have noticed a disturbing trend in the submission guidelines. It's that hate-filled word "diversity." Such a lovely word, I think that...
Nicola Morrisona month ago
Minimum Wage for Maximum Stress
Here in the UK, minimum wage (if over 24) is £7.50 which works out fairly similar if living in the US. On average, based on a 35 hour week, a loyal, twenty-something employee will bring home something...
Lane Vaughna month ago
Let's Talk About Jobs
First off, let me give you an overview of myself so you get an idea of where I'm coming from. I am a 22 year old female living in Southern California, graduated high school in 2013 and went to a commu...
Eva Leea month ago
The Future of Cover Letters in Coming Years
A cover letter is often sent along with a resume to recruiters. It is a good medium for candidates to introduce themselves and convince the hiring managers as to why hiring them can be beneficial for ...
Hannah Burtona month ago
Things I've Learned As a Lifeguard
My college job, among many I've had, is being a head lifeguard. I have the responsibility to watch people swimming and make sure that they don't drown or injure themselves in anyway. I personally neve...
C.C. Curtisa month ago
Best Jobs for Baseball Fans
Baseball is easily one of the greatest sports in the world — easily, and you can't fight me on this. It's also one of the most unique out of the rest simply because the concept behind it. And I know t...
Carolin Petterson2 months ago
How to Eliminate Safety Concerns in the Manufacturing Industry
Workers in manufacturing industry risk their health and sometimes even life every time they step into the workplace. Even though there’s an entire science behind workplace safety and injury prevention...
Michael Thielmann2 months ago
Unity in the Community
In a world increasingly dominated by big business, big government, and big lies, more of us are realizing that the onus is on us as individuals to create the change we want to see in our lives and on ...
Jennifer Jones2 months ago
Misadventures in Self-Storage Management
A few years back, I got the privilege of being an onsite resident manager of a self-storage facility for five years. Looking back, parts of it were great, other parts, let's just say, I've had my fill...
Keziah Flack3 months ago
The Customer Is Not Always Right
If there is one thing I want my hypothetical children to do, it’s work in retail. Not forever, just a short sentence. Having suffered through this myself, I know that it is the most brutal character b...