Feb. 28, 2013
, CEO and founder of
packaging and freight shipping firm
, has announced the launch of
, a new blog focused on providing career advice and guidance to recent college graduates and young professionals.
Worldwide Express, recently named the No. 1 U.S. employer for career advancement by the publishers of
magazine and the popular employment website Glassdoor.com, has included the new blog in the relaunch of its website, wwex.com.
"I'm excited to unveil the new website and
, which will provide a wealth of career advice to young professionals on the way up," said Kiger, who founded Worldwide Express in 1995. "At Worldwide Express, we believe successful businesses must provide real opportunities for employee advancement.
is our way of spreading the word about that. We hope it will become a hub for anyone seeking rapid career advancement."
will regularly feature practical advice on how to start a career and succeed in building momentum. In addition, the blog will feature the "people, places and paths" of Worldwide Express, spotlighting employees and the more than 150 franchises from coast to coast. Contributors, including franchise owners and employees, will focus on their secrets for personal and business success.
The blog also seeks to explore and explain the characteristics that drove Worldwide Express to the top of Glassdoor's list of top employers for career advancement.
"You get out what you put in," one anonymous Worldwide Express employee said in the Glassdoor survey. "I am constantly challenged to do my absolute best, day in and day out. This is the most rewarding job I have ever had. If you are committed and passionate about your career, this is a great opportunity."