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Study: You Spent Way More Time on Your Application Than a Potential Employer Did Reviewing It
Employment

Study: You Spent Way More Time on Your Application Than a Potential Employer Did Reviewing It

Here's something to think about before you invest your entire afternoon on that job application.
Rose Leadem
4 Ways to Have an Edge When Competing for a Startup Job
Marketing Bootcamp

4 Ways to Have an Edge When Competing for a Startup Job

Getting a job, any job, is not an easy task, but preparing for the interview isn't a mystery. Master these aspects to get into the next round.
Fan Bi
These Skills Will Boost Your Salary by 20 Percent
job skills

These Skills Will Boost Your Salary by 20 Percent

A new study also looks at the disconnect between recent college grads who think they are ready for the workforce and the hiring managers who disagree.
Carolyn Sun
U.S. Job Openings Hit 8-Month High, Skills Mismatch Emerging
U.S. Workforce

U.S. Job Openings Hit 8-Month High, Skills Mismatch Emerging

The firmer labor market tone was also evident in another report on Tuesday, which showed small businesses increasingly having trouble finding qualified workers to fill open positions.
13 Social Media Power Tips for Getting the Job You Want
Social Media

13 Social Media Power Tips for Getting the Job You Want

With 65 percent of employers hiring from social media, it pays to "get social and get hired."
Matt Sweetwood
Service Industry Job Site Snagajob Raises $100 Million in Funding
Performance Ignited

Service Industry Job Site Snagajob Raises $100 Million in Funding

The influx of capital will be used, in part, to expand the company's mobile offerings.
Carly Okyle
Tips for Interviewing Every Hiring Manager Should Know
Esquire Guy

Tips for Interviewing Every Hiring Manager Should Know

A few requests from job hunters to interviewers.
Ross McCammon
Will Starting a Business Kill Your Future Job Prospects?
Make More Happen

Will Starting a Business Kill Your Future Job Prospects?

Starting your own business has an added risk: a tougher road to get hired by someone else later.
Scott Shane
3 Reasons to Think Again Before Bashing Your Company on Glassdoor
Employee Complaints

3 Reasons to Think Again Before Bashing Your Company on Glassdoor

If you can't say anything nice about your employer, maybe you ought to look for another job.
John Boitnott
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
Do This and Get Hired: Weekly Tips Roundup
Radicals & Visionaries

Do This and Get Hired: Weekly Tips Roundup

Entrepreneurs share insider tips to help you ace your job hunt.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
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 Tips for Making Sure Social Media Helps You Get a Job
Social Media

5 Tips for Making Sure Social Media Helps You Get a Job

Employers routinely scour social media before making a hire. You're smart to carefully construct the online version of you they will find.
Tom Mcgrath