Job seekers The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Job seekers en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Should I Hire a Contractor or an Employee? Decide the best route to scale a professional-services consulting firm for growth and flexibility. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Raymond Grainger Hiring Done Right in 3 Brutally Honest Steps An unconventional approach to filling a key position leads to long-lasting results. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT Kelsey Ramsden Beyond the Resume, 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. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 17:00:00 GMT Heather R. Huhman EHarmony Wants to Find You a Job The long-running dating site is reportedly launching a subsidiary that matches bosses and employees. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:43:00 GMT Nina Zipkin 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. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 17:30:00 GMT Julia O. Test 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. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:00:00 GMT Burton Goldfield 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. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:00:00 GMT Heather R. Huhman 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. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT Laura Entis Use Your Personal Brand to Score Big at Job Interviews You'll need a well-organized resume, professional clothing and good answers to land that new gig. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 15:30:00 GMT Jim Joseph The Reasons People Fail in the Staffing Industry Here are the problems you'll face and how you can successfully overcome them in order for your staffing service to thrive. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT Entrepreneur Press and Krista Turner Does Your Company's Branding Really Matter in Recruiting? Before a candidate even arrives at an interview, he or she will know lots about your company. Here's how your organization can be smartly positioned. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 10:30:00 GMT Will Staney How to Price Your Staffing Services Learn how to price your services so you're profitable and won't have to shut your doors for lack of funds. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 14:30:00 GMT Entrepreneur Press and Krista Turner A Day in the Life of a Staffing Agency Owner To help you figure out if this is the type of business you'd like to start, let's take a behind-the-scenes look at how a staffing service operates on a daily basis. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:15:00 GMT Entrepreneur Press and Krista Turner LinkedIn Now Lets Users Rank Themselves Against Other Users The professional networking site introduced several new features to premium members. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:51:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin What Leonardo da Vinci Can Teach You About Writing Killer Cover Letters He was a genius artist and engineer. But did you know da Vinci also had some serious cover-letter writing skills? Here are a few things you can learn from the master. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMT Jason Fell Is Your Company's Careers Page Ready for Mobile? Employers seeking a competitive edge should optimize their careers pages and application processes for tablets and smartphones. Fri, 30 May 2014 10:30:00 GMT Allyson Willoughby Why Entrepreneurs Should Take a Gamble on Young People Millennials bring energy, fresh ideas and familiarity with modern technology. Hiring and training them now may pay off in spades down the road. Fri, 23 May 2014 17:45:00 GMT Michael Moroney The Case for Updating the Hiring Process Hiring platform Smarterer wants employers to ditch the resumes and evaluate job candidates through assessment tests. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT Jason Ankeny How Career Sushi Is Sprucing Up The Digital Job Hunt So long, stodgy resumes. This startup encourages job seekers to show some personality. Tue, 20 May 2014 15:38:00 GMT Wendy Frink Marketing, Meet Tech. 4 Tips for Hiring a Data-Obsessed Team. Set the stage for recruiting those at the forefront of their field by using up-to-date techniques in recruiting. The medium is the message. Fri, 16 May 2014 18:00:00 GMT Allyson Willoughby