Researchers looked at more than 8,000 men and women in Wisconsin. They analyzed each person's career, and tried to figure out what factors had the strongest connection with success. And they found GOOD LOOKS had more of an impact on people's success than IQ, education, or their parents' education. In fact, good looks are really… Continue reading Good Looks = Better Career (It’s Science)
A new survey asked kids, 2-12 years old what job they wanted when they grow up. Top 10: #1. DR #2. Athlete #3.Teacher #4. Dancer #5. Police officer #6. Firefighter #7. Scientist #8. Musician #9. Actor #10. Nurse. Other Stuff: ASTRONAUT and LAWYER didn't make the list GIRLS were more likely to want to be… Continue reading What do you want to be when you grow up?
HIGHEST-PAID NAMES for men and women A career website called The Ladders wanted to find the connection between your NAME and your salary. So they analyzed the names, jobs, and salaries of almost six million people, and came up with some great conclusions. First off, there's nothing better for your salary than having a… Continue reading How much $$$$$ can your First Name earn you?
Follow in Mom & Dad’s Footsteps? Only 7% of kids today will end up in the same job as their mother or father. The study found that 42% of parents actively tell their kids NOT to do the same job as them 11% PUSH their kids to follow in their footsteps. For comparison, in the… Continue reading Follow in Dad’s Footsteps? Not so Much..