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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The new high watermark of 525,600 employed workers holds implications for housing as well as ideal career paths for those entering the job market, and there is reason for even greater optimism going forward thanks to a technology growth trend in the city.
Greg Johnsen is the CMO of GT Nexus, an industry leading Bay Area company that manages a cloud supply chain platform and hosts of one of the top supply chain events in the country.
Psychotherapists are in high demand in the San Francisco Bay Area. The region has more than its share of high-pressure jobs and strained marriages. If you have an aptitude for helping people and providing insight into their problems, you may find a rewarding career as a psychotherapist.
The recent cyber attack against the federal government is yet another indication that the need for talented information security experts is greater than ever before.