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What To Do When Your Manager Turns You Down for a Raise

Kim Keating | Posted 03.17.2015 | Women
Kim Keating

You finally decided to ask for a raise. You have been doing well in your job and your accomplishments over the past 12 months speak for themselves. So, you gather your labor market data, rehearse your talking points, and set up a time to speak with your manager. Everything seems to be going well, until your boss tells you "sorry, that's not possible right now."

Brad Paterson: Push Yourself and Think Big

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 03.14.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

This is part of the #CareerAdvice series - featuring successful professionals who share their advice to people who would want to take their career to...

Top 10 Tips to Making Your Internship a Success

Aubrie Przybysz | Posted 02.06.2015 | College
Aubrie Przybysz

What better way to realize your dream then by testing it out. Having an internship isn't what is going to set you apart. It's what you do with it.

20 Career-Boosting Actions to Complete Before New Year's Eve

Dr. Suzanne Gelb | Posted 02.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Suzanne Gelb

But as tempting as it may be to hole up with a big mug of cocoa and pine-scented candles this December, try not to hibernate all month long. Use the next few weeks wisely -- and get a head start on your job hunt!

Clayton Wood: Find Something That Makes You Fulfilled and Do It Big Time

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 03.15.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Clayton Wood, Marketing Director of TrueLogic Online shares how he started his career in finance and eventually he discovered his passion of online marketing which leads him to helping start ups be profitable in three different countries for over 6 years.

The Scariest Job In America

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 10.29.2014 | Business

Americans think being a politician is scarier than being a mortician or an infectious disease doctor. In fact, there's no job in the U.S. that workers fear more than being an elected official, according to a nationwide survey by CareerBuilder.

6 Negotiating Lessons From the Trenches

Scott Uhrig | Posted 10.07.2014 | Business
Scott Uhrig

You have an opportunity to learn as much about the job, company and your prospective boss during the negotiation phase as you've learned up to this point.

5 Simple Social Media Tactics That Lead To A Job

U.S. News And World Report | ARNIE FERTIG | Posted 10.21.2013 | Fifty

Do you stay up till all hours of the night, posting your résumé and responding to ads on job boards like Monster or CareerBuilder? Is this the essen...

Businesses' Responsibility to Train And Reskill The Long-Term Unemployed

Matt Ferguson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Matt Ferguson

Many companies argue that training for technical skills presents a risk. Why give a new worker a skill they can easily take to a competitor who didn't make the same investment? But actually, empowering employment via training is a driver of retention and productivity gains if done well.

One Animal Will Be Absent From This Year's Super Bowl...

Posted 01.26.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's John Platt: This year's Super Bowl will feature Ravens but no chimpanzees. CareerBuilder has announced that it will no...

Startups, Taking Risks and the Myth of the Edge

Sarah Hall | Posted 02.11.2013 | Business
Sarah Hall

When you work at a startup, you test your edges daily. You have to solve problems that no else has. You have to find that one "big idea" and then you have to get people to believe in it with you. You have to work longer and harder than you ever thought you would or could.

10 Cities With The Fastest Job Growth

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 11.16.2012 | Money

Still struggling to find a job? It might be time to move to San Jose, Calif. A new study from CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists (EMS...

Worst Sick Day Excuses Of 2012

The Huffington Post | Janean Chun and Drew Guarini | Posted 10.11.2012 | Small Business

When you've been up all night trying to process "The Hunger Games" or coaching your dog through a nervous breakdown, you probably don't feel up to goi...

Here Are 10 Jobs Where Workers Need Coffee To Survive

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 09.29.2012 | Business

Happy National Coffee Day! Almost half of Americans agree: If you got a job to do, reach for a cup of joe. But there are certain professions whe...

9 Of The Strangest Things Witnessed In An Office Elevator

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 08.14.2012 | Small Business

Office life has its ups and downs and nowhere is that more evident than the work elevator. A new survey by CareerBuilder reveals some of the more c...

Pop Travel: Where Advertisers Find Their Animal Stars

Posted 08.06.2012 | Travel

Most Americans spend more time on the couch than the road, which means that when we see wildlife it is often trying to sell us soft drinks. There is n...

Which City Swears The Most At Work?

Posted 07.25.2012 | DC

Workers in the nation's capital are the most likely to swear at work, according to a new survey released by CareerBuilder. Sixty-two percent of th...

Executives Play, Employees Stay

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 07.02.2012 | Business

Just because workers have stopped taking time off of work doesn't mean that their bosses can't have a bit of fun. Of American executives surveyed i...

A New Dawn for STEM Education

Rep. Barbara Lee | Posted 05.14.2012 | Education
Rep. Barbara Lee

The STEM gap is a real and complex issue. We cannot overcome the challenges we face without the collaboration of educators, parents, industry partners and mentors and policymakers with the courage to fight for bold investment in STEM education.

Thank You, Please!

Brian Harke Ed.D. | Posted 05.27.2012 | College
Brian Harke Ed.D.

Maybe you don't or can't empathize with a generation of mentors, instructors, and potential employers who grew up writing (and expecting) thank you notes. If this is you, it is time to wake up. These little notes are expected and part of the professional world.

'Smash' Star: 'I Can Be A Pain In The Ass' Protecting Animals

Posted 03.19.2012 | Green

Anjelica Huston ("Smash") told "Piers Morgan Tonight" guest host Rosie O'Donnell that she's willing to "be a pain in the ass" if it means preventing a...

How To Move Up At A Company, From Tory Johnson (WATCH)

Posted 09.06.2013 | MarloThomas

Career expert Tory Johnson, CEO of Women for Hire, explains how to achieve your desired career growth. var src_url="http://pshared.5min.com/Script...

Job Interview Dos And Don'ts, From Tory Johnson (WATCH)

Posted 09.06.2013 | MarloThomas

Career expert Tory Johnson, the CEO of Women For Hire, sat down with Marlo and offered up some crucial dos and don'ts when it comes to job interviews....

Zoo Wants CareerBuilder To Stop Using Chimps In TV Ads

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 04.01.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A Chicago zoo is mounting a campaign to stop a company from airing a Super Bowl Sunday commercial featuring mischievous suit-and-tie w...

Jordan Howard

Labor Advocates Won't Let Up Against Jobless Discrimination

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Howard | Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- For the past several months one labor advocacy group has continuously hammered companies that list job postings discriminating against t...