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5 Components of an Attention-Grabbing Resume
Resumes

5 Components of an Attention-Grabbing Resume

You only get a few seconds for your resume to make the cut, but that's all you need when you know what hiring managers are looking for.
Jonathan Long
Job Hunting Through The Holidays
Job Seeking

Job Hunting Through The Holidays

Now is not the time to stop all that momentum you have been developing.
Jeff Shuey
Facebook Takes on LinkedIn with New Job Opening Features
Facebook

Facebook Takes on LinkedIn with New Job Opening Features

With Facebook's jobs features, companies could drive more traffic to their Facebook pages while allowing them to pay the social network to get their job openings in front of more candidates.
Job Search Tactics That Work
Inspiring Your Team

Job Search Tactics That Work

Having a diploma can only get you so far in today's world.
Alex Freund
This is the Right Way to Treat Candidates (Even Those You Reject)
Inspiring Your Team

This is the Right Way to Treat Candidates (Even Those You Reject)

Job-seekers tend to share bad experiences with others. These 4 strategies will help your company avoid that fate.
Andre Lavoie
How to Answer 'Why Should I Hire You?'
Inspiring Your Team

How to Answer 'Why Should I Hire You?'

It's one of the most popular questions in interviews, and also one of the most understandable.
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
Inspiring Your Team

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
Inspiring Your Team

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
Funding

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?
Entrepreneurship

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