Careers

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Former Google VP Ushers In A New Vision Of Higher Education

Most states have deeply cut spending in higher education since 2008. Meanwhile more students than ever are enrolling.

07/27/2015

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Sacramento Social Worker Shares Journey In Achieving Career Goal

Maria Diploudis sheds light on how she navigated different jobs to finally achieve her career goal of landing a full-time job serving children and families in emergency response.

07/27/2015

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Sacramento Entrepreneur Breaks New Ground In Startup Management

Investors are more likely to fund ventures founded by repeat entrepreneurs who have proven they can take a new company to profitability.

07/27/2015

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Clean Tech Synonymous With Local Job Growth In 2015

Job cuts by many tech companies may indicate a recent slump, but clean tech continues its run of strong growth. Anyone looking to join the ranks of a growing industry in the San Francisco Bay Area would be wise to consider the alternative energy sector.

07/20/2015

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Consultant Navigates The Variety Opportunities For Nursing In San Francisco

Nurses are in high demand at hospitals, but many other opportunities exist for RNs. Whether serving as a grammar school nurse, health care worker at corporate day care facility or pursuing other opportunities, becoming a certified nursing professional is a sure-fire way to keep yourself in high demand.

07/20/2015

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Cyber Security Expert Prevents Financial Loss For Levi Strauss

Productive careers are born out of real-world necessity. The demands to address cybercrime shaped the career of the senior manager of cyber security at one of San Francisco’s signature companies, Levi Strauss & Co.

07/20/2015

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Technology Professional Works To Enforce Dangerous Driving Laws

Unable to put down their mobile devices, distracted drivers are responsible for traffic infractions ranging from minor collisions to deadly accidents. Now, there may be a way for business, technology and public policy to come together for compliance to existing laws.

07/13/2015

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A Website For Travel Cash Generates Both Funds And Fun

Tourism is one of the world’s biggest industries, but large corporations have long since taken most pieces of the pie. Now, a local entrepreneur is able to take a cut using her ingenuity, education and passion to spread travel cheer.

07/13/2015

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Data Scientist Credits Doctorate For Success In Entrepreneurial Environments

Social media has evolved to impact nearly all areas of our lives. One would think a career in this arena requires a social sciences background, but increasingly, it requires a background in hard sciences.

07/13/2015

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More Employees Choosing Flexible Work Hours Over Higher Salaries

Jill Schlesinger looks at jobs that let you balance work and family time.

06/23/2015

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