Is that College Degree Really Necessary?


The recent stories about Ernst & Young deemphasizing college performance as a hiring criterion and the even-more-important case of CapGemini now hiring future consultants right out of high school has gotten more employers wondering about whether focusing on hiring college grads — in most cases the best ones — is really worth it….

Forecast: Strong Perm and Seasonal Hiring Ahead

Job growth may have slowed in August and September, and staffing’s outlook is less robust than it has been, but CareerBuilder says this fourth quarter could see some of the strongest hiring since 2006. Its quarterly hiring forecast says 34 percent of U.S. employers plan to add full-time, permanent workers before the end…