employment

If Marijuana Becomes Legal, Should NY Employers Still Test?
Should employers be testing for something if it's legal?
Back in May, I posted about how more employers in New York were dropping drug testing.  The topic has come up again in the news, and the area still seems to be vague as New York seems to be getting closer to the legalization of m…
The Top Growing Jobs in New York Are Right Around Albany
A report was just release with the five fastest growing jobs in New York- and a few of them are in locations right around Albany!
News 10 abc released a report on the five fastest growing jobs in New York.  Now, it’s not just the fastest growing jobs for this year...
Snag Yourself a Job at the Saratoga Race Track Job Fair
Need work? Love the track? Well, you're in luck because the New York Racing Association, Inc. is hosting a job fair this Friday (June 15th) and Saturday (June 16th)!  News 10 abc reported on the job fair, open to anyone who's interested in working at the Saratoga Race Course…
Albany Ranks In Top 35 Metropolitan Areas
Recent statistics from 2013, the city of Albany was the 35th highest-paying metropolitan area in the entire United States.  What does that mean?  Well, personal income for employees working in Albany averaged around $49,693 for 2013 -- an increase of $855 from 2012, according to new data f…
Top 10 Jobs We Dream About Having
Grass if always greener on the other side, right?  Or at least that's the way it seems anytime we second guess our life choices, especially when it comes to our career.  It always seems like someone else's job is way more interesting than our own or better yet, the pay is better.
125 New Jobs Coming To Albany
Many of us know by now that Lord & Taylor, the department store, is making its way back to the Capital Region.  In anticipation of the grand opening this fall, Lord & Taylor has set up a pop-up store at the Saratoga Race Course, where they are selling certain items as part of &a…