Help Wanted: What’s holding you back from advancing at work

In this week's Help Wanted, we look at the behaviors keeping you from moving up in your job.

CareerBuilder conducted a survey of employers. They found having a negative or pessimistic attitude, regularly showing up to work late or leaving early, using vulgar language, taking too many sick days and spending too much time on social media all contribute to employers overlooking you for a promotion.

To see the full survey results click here.

There are two job fairs in the near future:

1.) Ingram Marine Group Job Fair – July 13; Saline County, IL; Harrisburg Public Library; 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.; Click here to learn more.

2.) People Plus Job Fair – July 16; Kentucky Innovation Network Office, 3229 Coleman Road, Paducah, KY; 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.; Hiring for clerical, CDL drivers, general labor, production and medical assistance positions.

The Kentucky Career Center says the following jobs need to be filled immediately:

1.) Deli Worker (Part Time) – Food Giant; Calvert City, KY

2.) Storeroom Attendant (Full Time) – Harper Construction; Metropolis, IL

3.) Kitchen Staff/Waitress/Hostess/Bakery/Etc. (Full Time) – Patti's 1880s Settlement; Grand Rivers, KY

4.) CDL Driver/Merchandisers/Sales Reps/Vending Tech (Full Time) – Pepsi MidAmerica; Paducah, KY

To learn more about those jobs and to apply, click here and contact the Kentucky Career Center.

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