career

September 12, 2018 | Alvin Carlos, CFA, CFP®

Got a New Job? 4 Tips to Maximize Your Situation

Did you just start a new job? Congratulations! I hope you’ll get along with your new boss. With your higher salary and new benefits, here are four questions you might be thinking about, and tips on how to approach them. 1) What should I do with my higher salary? This is a great time to examine […]

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February 13, 2018 | Deborah Flores

6 Reasons Why Searching For Your Dream Job Is Like Dating

The further I get into the search for my dream job, the more I find the need to remind myself of the same six things. It wasn’t until I told myself these things for the tenth time that I realized how similar the search for a dream job is to dating. And luckily, as odd […]

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January 14, 2017 | Staff Writer

Ride On is Hiring 100 Operators (VIDEO)

Looking for a job? Ride On bus service is hiring. According to an announcement on the Ride On website, 100 operators are needed. “The annual salary is $39,000 per year to start,” said Eric Sims, chief of the Silver Spring bus depot. According to Sims, operators also receive insurance benefits, annual leave and sick leave. […]

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October 11, 2016 | Sonya Burke

photo Red Wiggler Farm

Dozens Attend Ag Reserve Meeting at USG (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Councilmember Craig Rice hosted a meeting about the Agriculture Reserve this week at the Universities at Shady Grove. County Cable Montgomery’s Susan Kenedy reports.

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August 22, 2016 | Staff Writer

Graduation Caps thrown in sky photo

MCPS Students Graduate at Regional High School Summer Ceremony (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) recently held its 2016 regional high school summer school graduation at Richard Montgomery High School. MCPS-TV reports that 100 students crossed the stage to receive their diplomas at the ceremony.

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August 10, 2016 | Sonya Burke

photo of Council President Craig Rice

Back to School: County Council Member Craig Rice on Work Force Development

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students go back to class on Aug. 29. County Council member Craig Rice chairs the Council’s Education Committee, and he has recently met with Superintendent Jack Smith about the upcoming school year. During a recent interview at Northwest High School, Rice said one of the topics that the two local […]

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August 28, 2012 | Staff Writer

High School students

Ervin Calls for Expanded MCPS Career Programs (Video)

Montgomery County Council Member Valerie Ervin calls for increased access to academically struggling MCPS high schoolers to career and technical programs. She suggests the need to expand the Edison High School model to other county high schools.

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