5 apps to help you find a job (Android and iOS) Glassdoor – Get Hired. Love Your Job. Job Search | Hourly Job Postings. LinkedIn Job Search: Find Your Next Career Opportunity. 8 High-Paying Jobs for Helping People. Eight Meaningful, Well-Paying Jobs By Bridget Quigg, PayScale.com Can you imagine waking up each working day knowing that you’re about to do some good in the world? Firefighters, social workers and teachers may have this experience, but those professions are not known for their high wages. So which jobs offer that magical combination of a high sense of meaning and a high salary? Truth be told, they’re tough to find, according to Katie Bardaro, lead analyst at online salary database PayScale.com.
“Generally, the jobs with the highest meaning offer low pay,” she says. “People who want to make the world a better place are not driven by money. When PayScale asked workers whether their jobs make the world a better place, 80 percent or more of those with jobs on the following list responded “yes” or “very much so.” Note: If you want the highest-paying, most meaningful job around -- neurosurgeon -- you’ll need a medical degree and extensive training, Bardaro says. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. The 25 Most Meaningful Jobs That Pay Well. Maybe your job pays really well, but you don’t necessarily feel good about the work you do. Perhaps your job makes the world a better place, but your paycheck doesn’t satisfy. Payscale.com recently found that some lucky professionals have best of both worlds. The site, which lets users compare their salaries with those of other people in similar jobs by culling real-time salary data from its 40 million profiles, just released a list of the 25 most meaningful jobs that pay well.
Payscale collected the data through an ongoing, online compensation survey over the last year (July 2012 to July 2013). “Jobs that pay well and are highly meaningful are the cream of the crop because they offer both financial rewards and philanthropic rewards,” says Katie Bardaro, Payscale’s lead economist. In Pictures: The 25 Most Meaningful Jobs That Pay Well The most meaningful job with the highest pay is neurosurgeon. Cardiothoracic surgeon is the second most meaningful job that pays well. A Simple Explanation Of 'The Internet Of Things' The “Internet of things” (IoT) is becoming an increasingly growing topic of conversation both in the workplace and outside of it.
It’s a concept that not only has the potential to impact how we live but also how we work. But what exactly is the “Internet of things” and what impact is it going to have on you, if any? There are a lot of complexities around the “Internet of things” but I want to stick to the basics. Lots of technical and policy-related conversations are being had but many people are still just trying to grasp the foundation of what the heck these conversations are about. Let’s start with understanding a few things. Broadband Internet is become more widely available, the cost of connecting is decreasing, more devices are being created with Wi-Fi capabilities and sensors built into them, technology costs are going down, and smartphone penetration is sky-rocketing.
All of these things are creating a “perfect storm” for the IoT. So What Is The Internet Of Things? So what now?