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3 Ways Salary Transparency Helps Business in Wake of Obama's Effort to Close Pay Gaps

Dr. Andrew Chamberlain | Posted 02.05.2016 | Business
Dr. Andrew Chamberlain

Last week, President Obama proposed a new rule that would require companies with more than 100 employees to report salary data by race, gender and eth...

Friday's Jobs Report: Signs of a Labor Market Slowdown?

Dr. Andrew Chamberlain | Posted 02.02.2016 | Business
Dr. Andrew Chamberlain

Outside of the labor market, it has been a rocky start to 2016. Disappointing corporate profits, plummeting stocks and weak industrial production all point to an economy that slowed sharply late last year.

These Are the 25 Best Jobs in America for 2016

Dr. Andrew Chamberlain | Posted 01.20.2016 | Business
Dr. Andrew Chamberlain

With the New Year underway, searching for a new job is on the minds of many workers--something the average job seeker will do 11.7 times by age 48. For job seekers at a turning point in their careers, which jobs today offer the best prospects?

10 Best and Worst Jobs for Work-Life Balance

GOBankingRates | Posted 01.06.2016 | Business
GOBankingRates

By Terence Loose, Contributor In our frenetic and demanding world, achieving work-life balance seems more difficult all the time. And if you're won...

4 Trends to Watch in the Big Economic Shift from Wages to Benefits

Dr. Andrew Chamberlain | Posted 01.05.2016 | Business
Dr. Andrew Chamberlain

Why are U.S. employers shifting from wages to benefits? There are many plausible theories: tax savings, rising health care costs, competition for key employees, quirks of the business cycle, and more.

Beating the Market Again: Updated Stock Returns for Best Places to Work Companies

Dr. Andrew Chamberlain | Posted 12.09.2015 | Business
Dr. Andrew Chamberlain

With the latest release of Glassdoor's 2016 Best Places to Work awards, our economists decided to revisit one of our most popular studies.

3 Reasons Tough Interviews Are Good for You

Dr. Andrew Chamberlain | Posted 11.06.2015 | Business
Dr. Andrew Chamberlain

If you can sweat through a tough interview and land the position, you'll likely to be happier in your new job than you would have been in a position that was easy to obtain. Here are three reasons why a more difficult interview process is actually positive for job candidates.

5 Best Websites to Find a High-Paying Job in 2015

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.28.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

The single best move a talented, skilled professional can make is to leave a dead-end job in pursuit of a new title and, of course, a higher salary. If you're seeking a higher salary, job-search sites can be a powerful tool to find opportunities and make new connections.

And The Best Job In America Is...

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.27.2015 | Business

Physician assistant, which got high marks for all three factors in Glassdoor's evaluation, tops the list. At #5, finance manager offers an average annual base salary of $122,865, the highest on the list.

People Really Dig Working In Media

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 12.11.2014 | Media

Exciting news for anyone considering a career in media: As it turns out, people in the industry really love their jobs. Glassdoor this week release...

The 10 Best Companies To Work For If You Didn't Go To College

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 09.05.2014 | Business

If you graduated from high school but didn't go to college, Costco may be the best place to advance your career, according to a new survey from career...

America's Worst Companies to Work For

24/7 Wall St. | Thomas C. Frohlich and Douglas A. McIntyre | Posted 06.22.2014 | Business

Employees can now share their opinions about employers online. As a result, companies face new reputation risks that can affect their customers and sh...

The Best Companies To Work For In 2014

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.13.2013 | Business

Looking to make a career move in the new year? Before you start thinking about perks and salaries, you may want to consider where employees are actual...

Solving Information Asymmetry: How Today's Companies Are Empowering Consumers and Creating More Efficient Markets

Grace Nasri | Posted 11.09.2013 | Technology
Grace Nasri

Today, a growing number of companies are emerging that shift this asymmetry of information back to balance--arming consumers with the same information that businesses have long had.

Wharton's Popular 'Success Course' Boosts Happiness

Kare Anderson | Posted 10.19.2013 | Business
Kare Anderson

Those who made it into middle and old age as "happy" and "healthy" shared seven traits: mental adaptability to changes in life, advanced education, stable marriage, not smoking, not abusing alcohol, getting some exercise, and maintaining a healthy weight.

11 Impossibly Difficult Job Interview Questions

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 08.09.2013 | Business

Ever had to sit through a 5-hour interview filled with team projects, skills tests and a question-and-answer period in front of five company managers?...

This Internship Will Get You $6K A Month -- And Free Massages

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 06.13.2013 | Technology

A new film about interning at Google (aptly titled "The Internship") may have underperformed at the box office over the weekend, but real-life Google ...

Whose Brand Is It, Anyway?

Liz Ryan | Posted 07.01.2013 | Business
Liz Ryan

"So anyway, that was my old company's policy," said the breathless guy on the phone, whose name turned out to be Phil. "They used to tell us that we c...

The 10 Most Popular College Presidents

Posted 10.20.2012 | College

When Teresa Sullivan was forced out of her post as the University of Virginia's president in June, faculty and students revolted, leading to her reins...

Top 25 Most Difficult Companies to Interview With

The Huffington Post | Sahaj Kohli | Posted 08.03.2012 | College

You've made it past the cover letter and resume portion of the application process, so what's next? The nerve wrecking interview where you only have o...

Holy Grails! The 20 Best Internships (And The Dollars They Pay)

Posted 05.04.2012 | College

Who says internships are nothing more than unpaid slave labor? A new report from Glassdoor details 20 of their highest rated companies which not on...

The CEOs That Employees Love Most

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.31.2012 | Business

Corporate chiefs are often the targets of both public bashing and adoration, but perhaps what counts most is how they're perceived by their own employ...

The Top 9 Tech CEOs Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 03.30.2012 | Technology

How well do you now your company's CEO? A recent Career Builder survey found that one-fifth of American workers don't know what their CEO looks like, ...

The Top Rated Tech CEOS: Schmidt Beats Jobs

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 06.01.2011 | Technology

Eric Schmidt on April 4 will step down from his position as Google CEO, passing the torch to the company's co-founder Larry Page. Schmidt is going ...

The 15 Best Places To Work In America

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The employees have spoken. The best places to work in America include Facebook, Southwest Airlines and the PR giant Edelman, according to the 3rd a...