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More companies lowering bar on degree and experience requirements
Job seekers have faced the frustrating conundrum of needing a job in order to get experience and experience to get the job. Well, not as much anymore.
Be less boring: Make your resume more like a meme
In 2016, Google Trends — which tracks the popularity of search terms — revealed a somewhat startling statistic.
5 ways to get ahead in your job search – before you even start
If you were to jump ship at work tomorrow, how prepared would you be to start up your job search again? Here's what to have ready — before the time comes.
4 ways not to tip off your boss that you’re looking for a new job
Job hunts are almost never easy on the nerves, but add your office — and the possibility of your manager finding out — and you're in for a bumpy ride.
5 common career mistakes to avoid at all costs
Don't fall victim to these traps.
9-year-old ‘Guardian of the Galaxy’ applied to NASA job listing
And NASA responded.
7 words smart job candidates avoid in cover letters
Ace the cover letter now.
5 ways to rock your career, according to Netflix’s ‘Girlboss’
"Know what your sh*t is worth.*
Why being bilingual helps keep your brain fit
Are people who speak only one language missing out?
Want your unemployment check? Take this drug test first
Opponents says drug tests violate workers' rights, are expensive and turn up very few offenders.
5 books you’ve never heard of that will change your life
These books will help you see the world in a new light.
5 ways the new health care bill could change things for workers
Older workers and those who get seriously sick are likely to be the most affected.
New study proves it really is harder to find a job as you get older
The largest-ever study of age discrimination says the trend is very real.
7 secrets to success you can learn from the 7-year-old girl who impressed Google
A precocious kid can teach you a lot about finding a job.
Five Tiny Resume Flaws You Can’t Afford to Make
These often overlooked mistakes will make you seem careless.
Job interview preparation: How to prepare for an interview in 3 steps
Knowing what is expected of you before, during, and after an interview will put you in the best position to prove you’re the best candidate for any job.
3 bold moves for getting the interview
How do you grab a recruiter's attention to get the job interview? Be different!
How to Proofread Your Resume
Should you proofread your resume backwards?
9 Tips for Getting the Referrals You Want
Need help getting the right references for your dream job?
Make Your Resume Answer Someone’s Prayers
Show you understand the employer's needs and embody the solution.
The Dos and Don’ts When Looking for a Position
The Dos and Don'ts When Looking for a Position It can be confusing and somewhat discouraging to look for a new position.
Your Job Application’s Journey
Knowing what recruiters and hiring managers do with your resume at every step of the application will let you set expectations about if and when you will receive a response.
10 tricks to appear smart in meetings
Funny because it's true.
Myths of the Job Hunt Exposed
Do companies only hire overqualified candidates?
7 little changes that’ll make a big difference with your resume
Wondering how to get recruiters to notice your resume and application? We're sharing the seven secrets to a more powerful resume.