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Glassdoor’s Highest Rated CEOs for 2014

Glassdoor is excited to reveal the 2014 Highest Rated CEOs at large companies and new this year, the Highest Rated CEOs at small & mid-sized companies, honoring top bosses across the U.S. who have gained the approval of their employees. Based on employee feedback shared over the pas...

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GlaxoSmithKline’s Witty Ranks #1; 10 Highest Rated CEOs in the UK (2014)

Glassdoor is releasing its inaugural list of the 10 Highest Rated CEOs in the UK, based entirely on employee feedback. As part of Glassdoor’s global expansion and its mission to help people everywhere find jobs and companies they love, this list highlights strong leaders across the UK th...

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How I Got My Job: Job Search Success

Looking for a job can be challenging. Half the battle of getting a new job is the job search process itself: finding a job, researching companies, acing the interview. Where do you start? Meet Alex McIntosh. He’s a CPG Sales Executive at SunOpta. Not only is Alex currently working tow...

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3 Things Not to Do When Interviewing for an Internship

For college students or recent grads applying for internships, the sea of interview rules often appears murky. However, whether meeting with a recruiter, hiring manager or human resources professional, and whether meeting face to face, by Skype or phone, there are three things you clearly ...

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How to Pick a Career With the Most Job Openings

Although I hate taxes as much as the next guy, I have to appreciate some of what I get for my money. Case in point, how often do you check the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics? Okay, there was a time would I would have said "never" as well. However, I feel myself being pulled back to it fro...

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10 Ways for Women to Lean In

In April 2013, I wrote a blog called Why Now Is a Great Time to Lean In. It was a month after Sheryl Sandberg’s game-changing book Lean In came out and now it is almost a year later. If you haven’t heard about it, quite a lot has happened in a mere 12 months. I believe every working...

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5 Tips to Create a Job That Doesn’t Exist Yet

For every job opening, there are three people who are unemployed. When it comes to finding your dream job, this isn't the best news for job seekers. However, this does present an opportunity: to create a job that doesn't exist yet. Many job seekers are beginning to realize they can crea...

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5 Tricks to Stay Motivated When Working at Home

Staying motivated at work can be hard but for remote employees it can be downright impossible. Unlike an office environment, at home there are a ton of temptations and distractions that can easily sap your productivity and your career trajectory. "Working from home is essentially an ...

Why You Shouldn’t Stop Using Buzzwords During Your Job Search

The rules of job search have changed; in fact, some might say they have taken a 180-degree turn in recent years, particularly with the advent of social networking. The waters have become murkier than ever as career journalists vie for the attention of readers with click-generating headline...

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25 Highest Paying Companies for Interns 2014; Some Interns Earn $7,000+ Per Month

While the median household income in the U.S., according to the U.S. Census Bureau, is $53,046, several interns earn much more – $75,000+, assuming they were to work a full year. At a time when the income inequality debate continues, Glassdoor is revealing its report of the 25 Highest Pa...