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Jordan Howard

Labor Advocates Won't Let Up Against Jobless Discrimination | 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...

Tyler Kingkade

Worker Activists Deliver Petitions Against Jobless Discrimination To Capitol Hill | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Labor advocates delivered 250,000 petitions in support of an initiative to ban hiring discrimination against the jobless on Wednesday, h...

How Many Hours Do Telecommuters Really Work?

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 11.15.2011 | Small Business

According to a new survey by CareerBuilder, 31 percent of telecommuters work in their pajamas. The study, which surveyed nearly 5,300 employees, a...

The Truth About Graduates Today

Jennifer Openshaw | Posted 09.06.2011 | College
Jennifer Openshaw

Are you among those who invested a good part of your retirement savings into your child's college education? Factors in today's job market in the U.S. will affect both recent grads and future retirees for a long time.

What Are College Minors Good For?

Her Campus | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Her Campus

Taking on a college minor can be an extremely productive way to fill up open spaces in your schedule. A minor can look great on your resume, and can put you ahead of competitors.

For CareerBuilder Chimps, Sadly, the Joke Is On Them

Brenda Scott Royce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Brenda Scott Royce

AdAge has joined the growing cry to halt the use of great apes in advertising, editorializing that despite their comic potential, "It's time to stop u...

Chimps at the Super Bowl

Ryan Huling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ryan Huling

It's unusual that a company has chosen to include something in their upcoming Super Bowl ad that young people overwhelmingly disagree with: cruelty to animals.

PHOTOS: The Most Popular Jobs In America

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By Kaitlin Madden, The following is a list of jobs with little in common. Annual salaries for these jobs range from just over $18,0...

You Are So Much More Than the Sum of Your Resume Parts

Paul Lamb | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paul Lamb

Regardless of what it says on your own resume or bio, and how you plan to represent yourself to prospective employers, it's worth it to remember how one dimensional that piece of paper really is.

A Different Way to Rest: The UnNap Nap

Matthew Edlund, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Matthew Edlund, M.D.

Here's the paradox: with all your attention placed on one spot, the rest of the body relaxes. People often feel the rest of their muscles "dissolve."

7 Industries In Need Of Workers Now

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business


What All Good Mentors Do

Fred Whelan and Gladys Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Fred Whelan and Gladys Stone

Most people we know have benefited from having a great mentor, someone who has helped accelerate their career. Because of that, they're now in a posi...

Save Your Career Now!

Fred Whelan and Gladys Stone | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Fred Whelan and Gladys Stone

Having a successful career takes planning. To build the career you want think of yourself as the architect of your ultimate dream. You need a vision, a blueprint and the resources to build it.

Reignite the Spark in Your Career

Nicole Williams | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Nicole Williams

Using the same practices for spicing up your love life, you can rekindle the fire for your work and actually start enjoying your job again.

Living Right on a Financial Diet!

Meredith Haberfeld | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Meredith Haberfeld

Oh, no, it's the "R" word! Currently heard and seen everywhere. Call it what you will -- recession, slump, downturn, it has everybody edgy and fearing the worst.

Super Bowl XLII Ads Sell Well Despite Economy: Pepsi, CareerBuilder In, GM Out (VIDEO)

Wall Street Journal | Stephanie Kang and Suzanne Vranica | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Marketers may be tightening their belts amid the economic downturn, but you'd never know it from the sale of Super Bowl ads. The National Football Le...

Stuffy Office Environment

Christine Hassler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Hassler

Baby-boomers did not grow up with messages like "work should be fun" and "be passionate about your career." To them, a job is a job.

Feeling Good About What You're Not Doing

David Allen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Allen

From my experience, a majority of the stress most people feel comes from not too much to do, but from broken agreements with themselves. You can fool ...

How To Cope With Massive Anxiety

Christine Hassler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Hassler

Dear Christine, "I can't seem to concentrate at work. I'm going through a break-up, fighting with my roommate, and I found out my grandmother is goi...

Tips for Personal Branding (and Protection) in a Digital Age

Tim Ferriss | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tim Ferriss

Get smart and get real. You, Inc. exists whether you want it to or not. Manage your personal brand so you can benefit from the new digital landscape instead of suffer from it.

Sanity After Severance

Tevis Trower | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tevis Trower

Like the dot-com bust, but very, very, very different, severance is not such a remote possibility these days. Just yesterday employment consulting an...

Let's Talk About Prioritizing

David Allen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Allen

"How do I set priorities?" Because I hear that so frequently, I assume most people think they could and should be doing it better. I have a radical ...

Modern Manners: Is Bcc'ing Evil?

Samara O'Shea | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Samara O'Shea

I won't go so far as to refer to Bcc as the devil's work, but, yes, it is an ethical violation. It is no better or worse than the regular run of-the-mill sins such as lying, gossiping, or mocking someone behind their back.

The Corporate Freshman: Workday Interrupted

Alexandra Levit | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alexandra Levit

The truth is, the same tools that help us get a task done more quickly also prevent us from attending to that task in the first place. E-mail is the biggest culprit.

The Corporate Freshman: Test Driving a New Job

Alexandra Levit | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alexandra Levit

A trial vice president? Huh? I'd heard of trials for magazine subscriptions and skincare products, but for a job?