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Graduated with a Job? I'm Sorry (Really)

Steve Dalton | Posted 05.09.2016 | Home
Steve Dalton

Upon finishing grad school, I accepted a job with an employer who recruited on campus... and it was the biggest mistake of my life. The mistake wasn...

I Lost My Mojo Last Week

Melissa J. Nixon | Posted 09.14.2016 | Home
Melissa J. Nixon

In a world where everyone looks extremely perfect on social media with thriving careers, businesses, marriages, children, and extravagant family vacations, I will admit, it's quite humbling to write a post entitled, "I lost my mojo last week!"

Alibaba Apologizes For Ad Seeking Candidates Who Resemble Porn Star

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.02.2015 | Home

Today, in questionable HR decisions: Alibaba has apologized and pulled a job ad seeking a "programmer encouragement specialist." Requirements for t...

You're Most Likely To Get A New Job On A Tuesday

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 04.08.2015 | Home

Tuesday! Tuesday! Tuesday!

3 Assumptions You Shouldn't Make About Job Postings

Susan P. Joyce | Posted 09.09.2014 | Home
Susan P. Joyce

If you haven't been hunting for a new job for a while, you may be making these assumptions about job postings that are wrong. Or, at least, not totally correct. These are the most common bad assumptions I see job seekers make in their job hunting:

7 Tips For Writing a Job Post That Gets Results

Steve Roberson | Posted 02.06.2013 | Home
Steve Roberson

A job post is an advertisement. You're letting the world know about a fabulous opportunity at your organization. You want people to be lining up to apply, but the goal is to make them the right people.

The Secret to Finding and Attracting Top Tech Talent in the Midst of a Shortage

Jamey Jeff | Posted 11.24.2012 | Home
Jamey Jeff

With top technical talent in high demand, companies have to get creative in order to attract high quality candidates. Easy to say, harder to do, right?

Employers Don't Want Just Anyone Anymore, They Want Jedis

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 06.14.2012 | Home

These days, employers don't want employees. They want Jedis, ninjas, badasses. The number of job postings with creative and interesting titles like...

Social Media Experts With 5-7 Years of Experience?

Craig Agranoff | Posted 07.24.2012 | Home
Craig Agranoff

At what point do we consider a person an expert? Most of us would expect an expert to have grey hair and a big Dr. in front of their name. However, this particular job title makes me rethink that idea -- Social Media Expert.

Searching For Work Online Cuts Length Of Unemployment Spell

WSJ | Sara Murray | Posted 11.29.2011 | Home

By Sara Murray of the Wall Street Journal Job searching on the Internet cuts the average unemployment spell by 25%, according to a new report. T...

Industries With The Most Job Postings

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 08.10.2011 | Home

In this relatively jobless economic recovery, it can often feel like no one is hiring. But some industries are, in fact, looking to expand their workf...

Hottest Cities For Job Seekers - Where The Jobs Are Now

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Just call it "the bailout effect." Likely fueled by huge increases in government spending, Washington, D.C. may the best city in America for job seeke...