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4 Ways to Sell Yourself to Your Next Employer

4 Ways to Sell Yourself to Your Next Employer

By Arnie Fertig May 12, 2015 | 10:42 a.m. EDT+ More Pitchmen are everywhere with messages like this: “Buy this product for only $19.99 a month!” Don’t worry yourself about the postage, handling and sales tax. They don’t want you to focus on how much the product will really cost when you are all finished paying […]

H-1B visas: Immigration debate sparked by record number of applicants

H-1B visas: Immigration debate sparked by record number of applicants

PALO ALTO — Companies are seeking more foreign workers than ever before to fill highly skilled jobs in technology and other industries, but the United States will grant visas to just a fraction of them in a lottery that began this week. Anxious to bump up those visa limits, a bipartisan campaign is seeking to […]

Number of International College Students Continues to Climb

Number of International College Students Continues to Climb

By Devon Haynie Nov. 17, 2014 | 7:00 a.m. EST+ More The U.S. enrolled a record-breaking number of international students during the 2013-2014 school year, welcoming 886,052 undergraduate and graduate students to colleges and universities throughout the country, according to a report released today. Students from overseas now make up about 4 percent of all university students in the U.S., which […]

Institutional Racism Is Our Way of Life

Institutional Racism Is Our Way of Life

By Jeff Nesbit May 6, 2015 | 1:16 p.m. EDT+ More It’s probably time to dust off some of the profound, disturbing statistics on institutional racism in America that have been painstakingly chronicled by groups like the Sentencing Project, the ACLU, American Psychological Association, the Education Department’s Civil Rights office and many others. Because, apparently, […]