Prompting Employers, Recruiters and Hiring Managers To Ask “Who Is That?”

I walked into a friend’s company yesterday to visit, and man there was an energy I had not seen in a while which was emanating f...

Weighing Working vs Employment

If you need a babysitter, get a job. All of the things that make employment good or bad involve the company treating you like a ch...

Career Expert Liz Ryan Answers Your Job Search Questions

Having trouble landing a job interview or getting your resume through to a potential employer? Glassdoor Career Expert Liz Ryan is...

Thinking About A Job Change? Evaluate The Color Of Your Grass First

Even with more than a million people who are still out of work for nearly 100 weeks and another four million people unemployed for...

What You Could Learn From Interns

With summer interns heading back to college soon, let's look at what lessons we've learned from them. That's right: Interns cou...

Why You Should Start Networking Now

Actually, since you’re reading this blog in particular, you should have started networking long ago. (Always network before you ...

Embarrassing Moments At Work: How To Recover

Years later, I still remember that sinking feeling, just after I'd hit the Send button after writing an email complaining about an...

Are Companies Beating Talent Away With A Stick?

I saw the funniest job ad. It said "Office Manager needed. Must be willing to work hard and juggle numerous high-pressure tasks. O...

How To Support Your Spouse’s Job Search

Of the 8 million jobs lost in the United States during the recession from 2008 to 2010, more than 70 percent were lost by men, acc...

Carving Out Time For Focused Creative Work

When I'm busy, sometimes the best thing I can do is just leave behind everything and write. My periods of extreme focus work be...