Experts say recruitment of personnel with technical expertise such as coders requires more specialized sites—a gap that is gradually being filled by start-ups.
I see resumes everyday. All I can say to job seekers is that they all look the same! They use the same basic fonts and the same bland layout. So when you put them all into a pile you cant tell them…
When I first graduated from school and was going on interviews, I got plenty of advice from numerous sources about the way I should dress. My academic advisor told me to wear a nice suit. The Internet told me I should wear something that shows potential employers my personality. My mother told me that I […]
While skimming the blogosphere, I stumbled upon a career experts recent post where he advised that sticking to a one-page resume is an old-school rule that NO jobseeker should follow regardless of…
If you’re not one of Kelly Blazek’s 960+ LinkedIn connections or have not been granted approval to subscribe to her bi-monthly, hand-selected Cleveland Job Bank House emails, perhaps you, dear job seeker, know her from a scathing email she sent you after you reached out in hopes of connecting with the self-described job listings “mother” […]
For many young people, law school or a job in finance seems like a safe bet. Think again. This article illustrates how this may not be the right path.
Count to 6. One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six. Boom. Your resume was just deleted by another recruiter. Recruiters spend on average, 6 seconds determining whether your skills fit their role.
Some offices can be boring and stifling, but definitely not these – we made a list of the coolest and most well-designed office spaces in the world. Not all work spaces were created equal – some can reduce workers’ morale while others can keep them happy and inspire them to be more energetic …
Perhaps financial analysts have become as tired of Monster Worldwide vagueness as we have, for its Q4 and year-end call for 2013 ended 37 minutes after it began, with possibly the shortest question-and-answer session we’ve ever encountered on an earnings call. Or the reason for the abrupt cut-off might have been that Monster execs ran […]
In 2010, a week after graduating college, I got an offer from an ad agency for what I thought was my dream job. It wasn’t. Here’s why.
Your job interview ends when the company has selected a candidate, making the process last much longer than the simple afternoon when you speak to an employer. To keep your interview fresh and positive, it’s best to follow up with a thank you letter that reminds the employer why you’re a great fit for their […]
Job seekers know that in order to be considered for an open position, they need to have a résumé and cover letter ready to go. Unfortunately, that coveted position is only going to be given to one applicant, so what more can you do to set yourself apart from everyone else? If you really want […]