Giving up will NOT get you a job
I read an article in a local paper this week that explained the National Unemployment number remained at 10%, but more importantly, job searchers are giving up hope. They have just stopped trying because jobs are not available.
THAT IS POOP! Don’t you EVER give up!! And, there ARE jobs available. They might not be a perfect fit for your background, your education, or your dreams…but they are jobs. You have to apply, network, and go GET them.
CareerBuilder.com, advanced search with the cities being Houston, The Woodlands, and Spring and any FULL-TIME job within 50 miles. The following results came up:
4,115 jobs that paid between $0.00 and $120,000.00 per year.
Category Number of current jobs available
Health Care 1042
General Business 505
Customer Service 471
Business Development 439
Info. Technology 334
Professional Serv 290
Skilled Labor 235
Entry level 228
And MANY more!
City Number of current jobs available
The Woodlands 77
Sugar Land 63
League City 38
College Station 30
And many more!
WHO is hiring? UTMB, Online Ordering LLC, Memorial Hermann, Work at Home Moms, Robert Half Finance, United Career Services, U.S. Army, Sava Senior Care, SunGard, Burnett Staffing, Lead Click Inc., Surveysay.com, TPS.Inc, Work From Home Stories, Work From Home Systems, US Oncology, Galleria Marketing, CHRISTUS Health, US Medical Assistant, Woodforest Bank, Automated Jobs LLC, Central Payment, UnitedHealth Group, Devereux Foundation, University of Texas MD, Pinnacle Technical, Robert Half Technology…and MANY more!!
My advice to you today: STOP reading the negative news!! When you’re reading about the Economy crisis, Hollywood starlet drug addictions, Wars, Viruses, and Congressional Disasters…you aren’t focused on THE PRIZE: Getting Houston Employed!
Don’t you EVER give up!! There ARE jobs available. They might not be a perfect fit for your background, your education, or your dreams…but they are jobs. You have to apply, network, and go GET them.
Cold today...but HIRING!
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