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how much money do recruiters make - average recruiter salary

How Much Do Recruiters Make?

The average recruiter in the US earns $35,000 to $200,000 per year depending on the type of recruitment they do. The wide range in average recruiter pay is due to the two fundamentally different types of recruiters. These two categories of recruiters are paid completely differently, which I’ll explain coming up. Here’s what you’ll learn […]

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Freelance writer guide - how to start a successful freelance writing career

Freelance Writer Guide: Start a Freelance Writing Career

Welcome to my guide on how to start a career as a freelance writer. I’m going to show you how to launch your writing business, get clients online, and start making money as a successful freelance writer even if you have no experience. To save you time and hassles, I’ll also share the mistakes I made […]

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top 10 best blue-collar jobs for high demand and high pay

Top 10 Blue Collar Jobs for High Pay and Demand

If you’re looking for the best blue collar jobs for high pay and high demand, then keep reading. I’m going to list 10 of the best-paying blue collar jobs that employers are looking for right now so you can target the top areas in your blue collar job search. Then we’ll look at the median […]

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Are coding bootcamps worth it

Are Coding Bootcamps Worth It In 2021?

The opinions and assessments shared on Career Sidekick are our own. We may earn commissions from purchases made after visiting links on our site. If you’re wondering whether you should pay for a programming bootcamp, then this article is for you. After working as a tech recruiter, I’m going to reveal whether coding bootcamps are […]

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Good Careers That Don't Require a College Degree

18 Good Careers That Don’t Require College Degrees

Most people think that you need a four-year college degree to land a high paying job or career. That’s not true in today’s job market. There are many careers that pay well with little schooling needed. We’re going to look at 18 good careers that don’t require college education (including some that pay $100,000 and […]

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What is an IT job - guide

What is an IT Job? (Full Guide with Salaries)

You’ve probably heard that IT jobs offer high pay and fast career growth, and it’s true in most cases.  But what are the best IT jobs? And how do you get these positions? In this article, we’ll look at: What is an IT job? What are the typical salaries for these jobs? What type of […]

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best jobs and careers for recent college graduates

The 4 Best Jobs For Recent College Grads

In this article, I’m going to walk you through the best jobs for recent college grads who want to earn more money, have better job security, and find enjoyable/exciting work at interesting companies. After years of working as a Recruiter, learning about different positions, hearing what different jobs pay, and studying employment trends… these are […]

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where to learn digital marketing online

The 8 Best Places to Learn Digital Marketing Online

The opinions and assessments shared on Career Sidekick are our own. We may earn commissions from purchases made after visiting links on our site. If you’re wondering where to learn digital marketing online and the best ways to do it, you’re in the right place. Digital marketing is one of the best careers to get […]

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Is Computer Science a Good Major? Pros and Cons

As a former recruiter for tech startups, a lot of people ask me “Should I major in Computer Science?” If you’re wondering whether Computer Science is a good major, here’s the deal… I think Computer Science is one of the best majors you can choose and has better career prospects than 98% of other choices, […]

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how to get into project management career

How to Get Into Project Management Without Experience

The opinions and assessments shared on Career Sidekick are our own. We may earn commissions from purchases made after visiting links on our site. If you’re trying to become a project manager but have no experience, then this article is for you. I’m going to take you step by step through how to get into […]

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What to Know About Sales Jobs Before Taking One

What to Know About Sales Jobs Before Taking One

There are a few things you should know about a sales job before taking one. If you’re considering a sales career, don’t worry – this article will take you through EVERYTHING you need to know about working in sales. The reality is: Most people don’t know what a sales job is like. You don’t learn […]

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best industries for the future

The 3 Best Industries for the Future

A big part of your career development will come down to the industry you’re in. Whether you’re reevaluating your options or preparing to enter the workforce for the first time, these are 3 of the best industries for the future. These aren’t niche industry ideas; these are large industries that are stable and profitable. At […]

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