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College Students: How To Find A Job With Glassdoor (VIDEO)

Are you a college student already thinking about your post-graduation career plans? Not sure how to start your job search? We can help. As the largest jobs and career community, college students can use Glassdoor for free to find the latest jobs, and research companies, salaries, interv...

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Glassdoor Integrated Into Required University Curriculum

For college students embarking on their first job search, the process can be confusing and intimidating. That’s why we are excited to announce we are partnering with one of the largest undergraduate business schools in the United States to bring Glassdoor into the classroom and help more...

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Glassdoor’s Top 25 Companies for Culture & Values (2014)

Company culture is one of the top five most important factors job seekers consider before accepting a new job, according to a Glassdoor survey. To help job seekers identify employers with the highest rated company cultures, Glassdoor has revealed its inaugural list of the Top 25 Companies ...

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Glassdoor Wins North Bay Business Journal’s Best Places to Work Award for 2014

We are thrilled to announce that for the third year in a row, Glassdoor has been named one of the North Bay Business Journal’s Best Places to Work! The winners were selected by the editorial staff and companies were judged on diversity, employee benefits and perks, family-friendly wor...

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Interviewing with a CEO? 10 Tough Questions and Answers

Preparing for a job interview can be stressful. When you throw in an interview with the CEO of the company, the process can become even more intimidating. If you have an interview coming up and you know you’ll speak with the CEO, here are some interview questions you should be able to...

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10 Reasons Why Women Should Help Other Women in the Workplace

“There is a special place in hell for women who don't help other women."  - Madeleine Albright, former United States Ambassador to the United Nations This famed 2006 quote from Madeleine Albright to the WNBA expresses what so many women feel, and eight years later it still hits a ne...

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3 Job Search Misconceptions To Avoid

Searching for a job is wrought with misleading ideas. You may go years without conducting a job search, and then all of a sudden, you are smack dab in the middle of the job search desert, wondering which way to turn! Mirages create false hope, and you become weary in the search for sustena...

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5 Damaging Career Moves to Avoid

Careers aren’t made overnight, but a few mistakes can easily derail your career pretty quickly. Whether you’re complacent in your current position, or you’re swept up in office politics, there are many snafus seasoned professionals can run into. “People make a lot of mistakes in...

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Job Seekers: 5 Ways To Go Undercover To Find Your Perfect Job

To find your perfect job, you may have to go undercover. Career coach John Lees, author of How to Get a Job You'll Love says: 'Only about 20 to 30 per cent of jobs are filled by people applying for published vacancies.' It sounds illogical - why would employers hide vacancies? However, ...

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5 Things to Consider Before Telecommuting

Telecommuting seems like the ideal work situation. You can earn an income from the comfort of your home, while avoiding commutes and office politics. Nevertheless, telecommuting is not without its challenges. Before accepting a work-at-home position, here are some things you should consid...