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Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Never, Ever Give A Recruiter Your Salary Details -- Do This Instead

What should Miah say when recruiters ask her for her salary details? Here's a script she can follow!

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

The 5 Most Impressive Questions to Ask a Job Interviewer

Here are the five best questions to ask a job interviewer — to both impress your potential employer, and help you know if it’s the right job for you.

Business & Finance | Career Advice

1 Simple Way To Get Found More Easily on LinkedIn | Inc.com

This specific section of your LinkedIn profile unlocks the keywords needed to make sure potential employers and prospective clients can find you on the platform.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

Ten Things Recruiters Look For In Your LinkedIn Profile

What are recruiters looking for when they visit my LinkedIn profile? Here are ten important things!

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

Ten Signs You're Interviewing For A Fake Job Opportunity

Larry had a sneaking suspicion that he might be "interviewing" for a job opportunity that didn't exist -- and he turned out to be right! Here's how to tell a fake job opening from a real one.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

This Is the Best Time to Post on LinkedIn (the Answer Will Surprise You)

With 500 million members in 200 countries, determining the best time to post on LinkedIn can be tricky. Here's what to do.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

8 Ways to Schedule Job Interviews While Working Full-Time | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

25 great questions to ask your future boss

It’s time for my twice-a-year update of the best questions for you to ask in an interview. This year, I’ve asked my classmates from Harvard Business School, class of 1998, to weigh in with *their…

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

Our obsession with personal branding reveals a dark truth about the future of work

Personal branding probably won't help you get a job. But it is making us all more accepting of an increasingly dehumanizing job market.

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

A Child Care Gap in the Résumé: Whether to Explain or Not

Though many women follow “don’t ask, don’t tell” when job-seeking after a child care gap, a study says it may be better to explain why they stayed home.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

The 4 Questions To Ask Students Who Don’t Know What They Want To Do | Improving Job Placement Outcomes | Better Weekda

Some students enter, or even graduate, their university without a clue as to what they want to do, which industry to pursue, and how to go about making that

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Useful Pinterest Boards For Job Seekers | ResumeWritingLab

Are you wondering how to make use of Pinterest and land a job? Be sure to read this post and learn about Pinterest boards that can boost your job search.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

7 Things You Must Do To Maximize The Value Of Your LinkedIn Profile - Forbes

You’ve done all the hard work to create a stellar LinkedIn profile. Now, complete these 7 actions to maximize the value of your efforts.

Advice & Self-Help | Advice

How to Beat Interview Anxiety

Do you have a big interview coming up, for a job or a new client or something else altogether? It can be pretty scary, but there are ways to conquer your interview anxiety. These tips may help.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

Before You Quit Your Job, Try These 10 Strategies

Got a case of the Mondays every day? You can always quit your job -- but first, try these strategies to make work more enjoyable or earn more money.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Master Resume for Your LinkedIn Profile - Job-Hunt.org

Susan Ireland, Job-Hunt's Resumes Expert, describes how to create a master version of your resume to use as the basis of your LinkedIn Profile.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Don't Conduct A Job Search, Conduct A Company Search - Forbes

This is probably going to sound like pretty weird career advice, but if you’re looking for a new job, don't conduct a job search. Instead, conduct a company search. Let me explain. The best companies out there, the kinds of organizations you really want

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

What's Preventing You From Getting the Job?

The Squires Group staffing firm provide job search advice and discuss what you're doing wrong in your job search, as well as how to correct your mistakes.

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

Changing Careers: What You Need To Know - Career Waymark

The average person will change career seven times in their life. Wrong! It is often falsely assumed that the average person will change career several times during their lifetime, though there has never been any study to confirm this. The basis of this cl

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Interviewing for a job? It takes almost twice as long now - CBS News

The average job seeker now spends 23 days in the interview process, an 80 percent jump from 2010

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How strong storytelling can help you nail a job interview | Monster.com

Describe your experience in a way a recruiter will remember.

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Super Summer Savings: 7 People Share Their Best Budgeting Strategies

Sure, the beach is calling—but while everyone else is kicking back, you could get ahead by tackling these career-boosting moves.

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18 Best Places To Find A Job

Discover the best places to find a job. Recommended by top career bloggers and experts to help people currently searching for a job.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

The 6 Worst Things You Can Call Yourself On LinkedIn

It's hard to find words that say how wonderful we are. Perhaps we shouldn't try so hard.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

10 Best LinkedIn Influencers To Follow For Job Search and Interview Advice

Getting a job isn't easy in these tough times. The right advice can make it easy, such as how to answer a tough interview question. Let LinkedIn's experts help you out.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

Here Are the 25 Best Cities for Jobs

New York does not make the cut.

Advice & Self-Help | Life Partners

A partner's job search is your job search, too | Monster.com

Amelia Shroyer moved to Berlin in 2012 to be with her then-boyfriend, Nic. She didn’t have a job or speak German. Nic worked full-time and made good money, but she found it hard to be unemployed. “I'm a pretty industrious and driven person, and it mad

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Moptwo - Merz Newz - The 41 Best Resume Templates Ever

The 41 Best Resume Templates Ever: Writing a resume is hard enough—so we've made m...

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

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Business & Finance | Business

14 Marketing Skills to Add to Your Resume in 2015

Digital marketing moves very quickly, and as a modern marketer, you’re probably gaining new skills by the handful. But what marketing skills capture an employer’s eyes in 2015? What sets their he…

Business & Finance | Business

How to transform your resume and cover letter for the better

A personality-pumped resume and cover letter can catapult someone's career.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

The words to delete from your resume ASAP

What are your least favorite resume words? My own is "utilize" — there isn't a single instance I can think of where it would be inappropriate to substitute "use." Every time I read "utilize" on a resume I always feel like the writer is trying to be unnecessarily fancy.

Miscellaneous | Other Stuff!

The Surprising Reason Men Are Snagging the Jobs You Want

The job-search-in-January phenomenon is a totally real thing. Everyone does it. Blame it on the holidays giving you extra time to think or on New Year's Eve prompting life-improvement resolutions, but come early 2015, the market will be flooded with candidates on the

Business & Finance | Business

The Epic Failure of Automated Recruiting

We are one smart species. We can learn. We've learned a lot over our several hundred thousand years of existence, at least. We can learn from our successes and our failures. We won't learn a thing, though, unless we tell the truth when it matters and say