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5 Ways Job Seekers Blow It
Careers

5 Ways Job Seekers Blow It

If you're a job-seeker and you're frustrated, you're not alone. The hiring process is broken.
5 Questions Struggling Entrepreneurs Must Ask Before Taking a Job
Employment Issues

5 Questions Struggling Entrepreneurs Must Ask Before Taking a Job

When your dream of self-employment is threatened, when should you suck it up and work for someone else?
Lisa M. Blacker
4 Signs Your Employer Knows You're Looking to Leave
Job seekers

4 Signs Your Employer Knows You're Looking to Leave

Employees are more hopeful that they will find a new job than they have been in years. But they're tipping off their employers without even realizing it.
7 Ways to Nail Your Next Startup Job Interview
Interviewing

7 Ways to Nail Your Next Startup Job Interview

Skills can be learned, but you either have ambition, drive and a willingness or you don't.
Gabe Lozano
U.S. Job Openings Hit Highest Level Since 2001
Jobs

U.S. Job Openings Hit Highest Level Since 2001

Some good news anyone who's looking for work.
The One Reason Why Job Interviews and Sales Calls Fail
Selling

The One Reason Why Job Interviews and Sales Calls Fail

Want to know why it is so hard to sell yourself, your company and your product? You're taking the wrong approach
Lindsay Broder
Should I Hire a Contractor or an Employee?
Hiring

Should I Hire a Contractor or an Employee?

Decide the best route to scale a professional-services consulting firm for growth and flexibility.
Raymond Grainger
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Hiring Done Right in 3 Brutally Honest Steps
Hiring

Hiring Done Right in 3 Brutally Honest Steps

An unconventional approach to filling a key position leads to long-lasting results.
Kelsey Ramsden
Beyond Collecting Resumes, 5 Alternatives for Recruiting Candidates
Hiring

Beyond Collecting Resumes, 5 Alternatives for Recruiting Candidates

Harness other tools to learn about a job seeker's personality or behavior. This might prove useful, considering a new survey that found resume inaccuracy is rampant.
Heather R. Huhman
EHarmony Wants to Find You a Job
Growth Strategies

EHarmony Wants to Find You a Job

The long-running dating site is reportedly launching a subsidiary that matches bosses and employees.
Nina Zipkin
8.5 Insider Tips on Getting Hired by a Startup
Startups

8.5 Insider Tips on Getting Hired by a Startup

Like any other job position, you must do your due diligence, with paying particular attention to the company's goals and culture.
Julia O. Test
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What Sectors of the Economy are Hot and How to Take Advantage
Hiring

What Sectors of the Economy are Hot and How to Take Advantage

Job seekers and employees alike are discovering new and more efficient ways to adjust to a more robust hiring market.
Burton Goldfield
Attract More Talent With Video Job Ads
Hiring Employees

Attract More Talent With Video Job Ads

A new study shows candidates spend on average 55 seconds reading text-only ads, whereas job seekers might watch a video ad for a far longer stretch.
Heather R. Huhman
LinkedIn Just Launched a Discreet, Standalone Job Search App
Linkedin

LinkedIn Just Launched a Discreet, Standalone Job Search App

All activity on the job search app will be private making it easier to search for a new job while at your current one.
Laura Entis