Category Archives: Careers in Retailing

This category includes both articles and videos related to planning for a career in retailing or advancing in a retailing career.

Preparation Tips for Job Interviews

The job interview may be the KEY step in the job search process. (First, you write a great resume to secure interviews!) With that in mind, this post tackles preparation tips for job interviews.   Background According to Hannah Morgan, writing for … Continue reading

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Most Attractive U.S. Employers: 2017

Yesterday’s post covered the 2017 most attractive global employers for business students. Click below to access information on the prior two surveys: 2016 most attractive U.S. employers. 2015 most attractive U.S. employers.   Background In sum, these are Universum’s survey … Continue reading

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Most Attractive Global Employers: 2017

Each year, Universum surveys students to learn which employers they like best. This post covers the 2017 most attractive global employers for business students.  Click below to access information on the prior two surveys: 2016 most attractive global employers. 2015 … Continue reading

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Best and Worst Workplaces for Women Executives

Earlier this week, we reported on research by Great Place to Work. Its 100 best firms for women were cited. Today’s post cites other research. It is broader in scope. And it is global. Best and Worst Workplaces for Women … Continue reading

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Best Women’s Retail Workplaces

Each year, Great Place to Work ranks the top 100 firms for women. With this in mind, we review its Best Women’s Retail Workplaces. As examples, these two posts show our prior coverage of gender.   More Senior Women Executives Emerging … Continue reading

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Shopping Centers’ Impact

Despite the downward trend in the overall popularity of shopping centers, they still account for a sizeable part of the U.S. economy. Their impact remains enormous — even if reduced. According to various sources — International Council of Shopping Center … Continue reading

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Now on YouTube: Careers in Business 2017

Earlier this year, we published a PowerPoint slideshow: “2017 Edition of Careers in Business.” Now we have produced a YouTube version of this slideshow — which is easier to view; and it is complete with music. 🙂 PLEASE take a … Continue reading

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