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How Long Does it Take to Decide on a Job Candidate? The Answer May Surprise You.
Hiring

How Long Does it Take to Decide on a Job Candidate? The Answer May Surprise You.

Hint: Most people interviewing for a job have more than a minute to make a good impression -- but not much more.
Nina Zipkin
4 Tips That Will Boost Your Chances of Landing That Interview
Job seekers

4 Tips That Will Boost Your Chances of Landing That Interview

It may tough to land your resume in the "yes" pile, by following this advice will heighten your prospects.
Doug and Polly White
The 8 Biggest Mistakes on Resumes, and How to Correct Them
Resumes

The 8 Biggest Mistakes on Resumes, and How to Correct Them

Whether you're reading resumes or writing your own -- here are some common errors to look for and avoid.
Adam Toren
5 Signs It's Time You Need a New Job
Quitting a Job

5 Signs It's Time You Need a New Job

Learn to tell when you've reached that point of "take this job and shove it."
Maren Kate Donovan
What Kind of Employee Will Always Have a Job? An Entrepreneur.
Entrepreneur Mindset

What Kind of Employee Will Always Have a Job? An Entrepreneur.

Stability isn't something that's guaranteed at large companies. It's something that you have to make for yourself.
Josh Steimle
Revealed: The No. 1 City to Find a Job
Job seekers

Revealed: The No. 1 City to Find a Job

Job site Glassdoor released a ranking of the top 25 cities to work in.
Nina Zipkin
To Improve Your Chances of Getting an Interview, Focus On This Strategy
Ask the Expert

To Improve Your Chances of Getting an Interview, Focus On This Strategy

Our HR expert discusses what resume elements will help lead to an interview, what he looks for in employees and the importance of thank-you notes.
David Ossip
What Font Should You Use on Your Resume?
Job seekers

What Font Should You Use on Your Resume?

Here's a hint: Times New Roman is not your friend.
Nina Zipkin
How to Land a Job at a Startup
Hiring

How to Land a Job at a Startup

3 factors play into your hiring potential -- big time. Here's what will get you hired.
Adiat Disu
5 Huge Resume Blunders -- and How to Avoid Them
Resumes

5 Huge Resume Blunders -- and How to Avoid Them

With recruiters spending an average of just six seconds reading each resume, one error is all it takes for yours to end up at the bottom of the trash bin.
Stacey Sykes
The Most Important Part of Your Résumé Is One You Haven't Even Written Yet.
Job seekers

The Most Important Part of Your Résumé Is One You Haven't Even Written Yet.

Paid attention to your "professional summary"? Maybe it's time you did.
By Jorli Peña
3 Questions to Ask Every Job Candidate You Interview
Interviewing

3 Questions to Ask Every Job Candidate You Interview

You should be asking every prospective worker these questions.
Christopher Hann
Do This and Get Hired: Weekly Tips Roundup
Weekly Tips Roundup

Do This and Get Hired: Weekly Tips Roundup

Entrepreneurs share insider tips to help you ace your job hunt.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
For These Entrepreneurs, the Dream Job Was Finding Jobs for Others
Leadership

For These Entrepreneurs, the Dream Job Was Finding Jobs for Others

With 100,000 users and counting, Campus Job is on a mission to give students across the country a 'passport to employment.'
Nina Zipkin