TITLE

No enrollment bump from downturn

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Valerie
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/9/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 23, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the tendency of local residents in Las Vegas, Nevada who are thinking of switching jobs or finding new ones to turn to some traditional professions as unemployment increases according to Eileen McGarry, director of the Las Vegas' Career Services Center at the University of Nevada. She cites accounting as one profession that has gained in popularity as a career choice for returning students. She adds that many casino workers are enrolling, seeing college as a path to management.
ACCESSION #
32767954

 

Related Articles

  • Job hunt: How three graduate types dive in. Vito, Zachary // Inside Tucson Business;5/3/2013, Vol. 22 Issue 49, p1 

    The article discusses a survey conducted by the National Association of College Employers (NACE) concerning the types of graduating students entering the job market and profiles Eileen McGarry of the University of Arizona.

  • Graduates Lack Jobs.  // Education Digest;Oct1971, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p62 

    The article focuses on the difficulties in getting jobs in the field of education. Those who majored in education find job-hunting a discouraging process due to the lack of jobs in the field. Early in September, 110 of the jobless American teachers left for Australia. They have been promised...

  • Good jobs hard to find in Bronx. Fredrickson, Tom // Crain's New York Business;3/27/2006, Vol. 22 Issue 13, p15 

    The article presents information related to the unemployment problem in Bronx, New York City. The Bronx is moving forward, but employment is lagging. As commercial and residential development pours into the borough, many newcomers to the job market are held back by their lack of basic skills....

  • Commitment to the Profession. Patton, Chris // Professional Safety;May2010, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p8 

    The article discusses the things that can be done to help those people who are seeking for jobs. It states that by giving them ideas of possible questions during interviews might help them build their confidence and that one can offer help in creating a network of contacts to elaborate the scope...

  • Jobs for youth in Egypt: How dreams can become at least partly true. Rezk, Asmaa; Bausch, Jonas // World of Work;2019 Special issue, p44 

    No abstract available.

  • Research is key to getting hired in 'jobless recovery' Yaari, Ronen; Krass, Peter // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);1/30/2004, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p27A 

    Focuses on the importance of research in job hunting. Number of unemployed in Long Island, New York; Characterization of business expansion and entrepreneurial startups as traditional sources of jobs; Exploration of the web sites of companies.

  • Jobs for youth in Egypt: How dreams can become at least partly true. Rezk, Asmaa; Bausch, Jonas // World of Work;3/6/2019 Special issue, p44 

    No abstract available.

  • INTRODUCTION: Where Is Opportunity in America?  // Washington Monthly;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 45 Issue 11/12, p37 

    The article focuses on youth unemployment rate in the U.S., and mentions migration rate of youths. It mentions that Americans migrates for jobs in other territories, and in term of income scale their position is fifth from the bottom as adults while Sweden, Great Britain and Denmark's position...

  • investigation of placement outcomes 3 years after job skills training program for chronically unemployed adults. Tango, Robert A.; Kolodinsky, Pit // Journal of Employment Counseling;Jun2004, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p80 

    This analysis of chronically unemployed job seekers after they completed a comprehensive job skills training program reveals dynamic interpersonal and intrapersonal characteristics that have an impact on job-finding success. Of primary interest in this study was the relationship between R. B....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics