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Career Advice Freelance & Contract Work Labor Market Industry Trends
Mar 12. 2018

Freelancing Is Growing in Popularity: Is It the Right Fit for You?

If you've ever considered working as a freelancer, you may have felt that this goal was simply a ...

author: Tia Fabi

Hiring Advice Tips for Employers Recruitment Strategies Employee Retention
Mar 08. 2018

4 Defining Traits of a Successful Employee Referral Program

Employee referral programs are a cost-effective recruitment strategy that can significantly reduce your company’s average time-to-fill. ...

author: Kelly Kantrowitz

Job Seekers Office Culture Office Humor
Feb 27. 2018

Grab the Popcorn: These On-Screen Bosses Are Too Horrible to Be True

Throughout cinematic history, Hollywood has delivered a medley of terrible on-screen bosses. From micromanagers ...

author: Kelly Kantrowitz

Tips for Employers Recruitment Strategies Office Culture Employee Retention
Feb 20. 2018

The Importance of Investing in Employee Training Programs

Built into your company’s genetic code is a set of beliefs, ...

author: Kelly Kantrowitz

Career Advice Job Seekers Impressing a Hiring Manager Interview Tips Holiday Celebration
Feb 14. 2018

Valentine's Day Career Advice: The Similarities Between Interviewing and Dating

It’s February 14

author: Kelly Kantrowitz

Feb 08. 2018

While job searching can be tedious and feel like your resume has been hurdled into a deep sea of nothingness, crafting a winning LinkedIn profile can be the difference between scoring the role of your dreams or landing in the rejected pile.

author: Tia Fabi

Career Advice Job Seekers
Jan 31. 2018

Wondering What Happens to Your Resume? An Inside Look into the Hiring Process

Sitting idly by your phone? Constantly refreshing your inbox in hopes of a response to your job ...

author: Kelly Kantrowitz

Career Advice Job Seekers Office Culture Interview Tips
Jan 29. 2018

When It's Not Love at First Sight: Spotting a Poor Manager in an Interview

Between polishing up your resume, dishing out a healthy serving of applications, and studying to become some kind of interview-slaying ...

author: Kelly Kantrowitz

Career Advice Job Seekers Impressing a Hiring Manager Career Advancement
Jan 12. 2018

The 7 Commandments of Crafting a Professional Resume

I’m not going to sugarcoat it – ‘fun’ and ‘resume’ don’t blend as harmoniously as Batman and Robin or the scrumptious combination of peanut ...

author: Kelly Kantrowitz

Tips for Employers Workplace Leadership Office Culture Employee Retention
Jan 10. 2018

Simple Tactics for Helping Employees Find Meaning in Their Work

  What’s the probability that your employees would gleefully embrace ...

author: Kelly Kantrowitz