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3 Dos and Don’ts for a More Rewarding Career

1. Don't (ever) give up. If you know you are good at telling a story, influencing people to buy-in and getting others to understand the why, then you may be a great salesperson, creative writer or manager (or a plethora of other job titles). However, for some reason, you haven't been so go...

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How I Got My Job: Transitioning to a New Role

Landing a job in a company that leverages your strengths, but offers you new career opportunities can be challenging. How do you know if the company you want to work for can really meet both of these needs? Meet Noelani McGadden. She’s the senior director of sales at OnMobile. She us...

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5 Types of Jobs That Will Lead You to Your Dream Job

Whether you're a recent college grad or settled into your career, you've probably discovered that finding a job that fulfills your passions and gives you purpose is a journey within itself. After graduating college, many young professionals have high hopes of landing their dreams jobs i...

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3 Ways to Get in the News & Why it Will Help You Get a Job

There is a lot of information online. Did you know that? Sure, you might know this from an intuitive standpoint but allow me to share with you some empirical evidence. Check out these stats from Digiday: New York Times produces 350 pieces of content per day. Huffington Post produces ...

10 Ways to Appreciate Your Assistant During Administrative Professionals Week

They manage multiple managers and schedules with precision and ease. They plan international travel and create dazzling spreadsheets. They know precisely what table at which restaurant is the client’s favorite and how to secure the reservation. They say exactly the right thing to diffuse...

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4 Ways to Boost Your Career Credentials Without Going Back to School

Have you been applying for jobs you're completely qualified for, yet still haven't had any success? It could be the fact that there are even more qualified candidates who are beating you to the punch. If you’re struggling to outshine your competition, your credentials (or lack thereof...

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6 Ways Your Job is Losing You Future Earnings

Love hurts, but so does the wrong job. Not only will it leave you unsatisfied but it can actually hurt your career trajectory. From missing out on promotions to working for a company with a bad reputation, there’s a host of ways a current role can negatively impacting future earnings....

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2 in 5 Employees Do Not Believe They Receive Fair Pay; Glassdoor Survey Explores Income Inequality, Gender Breakdowns

The White House reports that on average, women working full-time earn 77 cents for every dollar men earn. According to a new Glassdoor survey1 that dives deeper into income inequality and wage gap issues, two in five (39%) employees do not believe they receive fair pay in their current job...

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5 Job Search Mistakes You’re Making & How to Fix Them

Most of us have probably experienced a point in our job search when it seems like it’s going nowhere. Regardless of the time and effort you’ve invested in your search, you still feel like nothing has paid off. Especially if your search is taking longer than you anticipated, you’re...

Glassdoor Wins San Francisco Bay Area Innovation Award for Best Consumer Service/App

For the second year in a row, Glassdoor is proud to announce that we have won a San Francisco Business Times Tech & Innovation Award! This year, we’re honored as the Best Consumer Service/App for our online and native app experiences, supporting our mission of helping people everywhe...