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Are You a Zombie Employee & Job Seeker?

The zombie career experience nightmare: zombie employees turning into zombie candidates returning to be zombie employees. Brand Talent is about saving you from becoming a zombie. But how do you know if you  have already turned into one? You get up every morning dreading work. Yo...

Need Work? Knead the Dough?

The total number of Americans who are not working full-time but ought to be is actually about 22 million, or 15.8 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. -  Washington Post What do we do when we need work to pay the bills? Recent job layoffs, salary cutbacks and furloughs h...

QUIZ: How Much is Your Office Like ‘The Office’?

While The Office satirizes uncomfortable work situations, we can bet that you can relate to an episode or two. But just how close does your work situation resemble Dunder-Mifflin’s Scranton office? Using Glassdoor’s eight company evaluation points which make up our company ratings, we...

How to Interview the Company: Part II

There's an old recruiting joke about the CEO who dies and is met at the pearly gates by Saint Peter. Saint Peter says, "You did a lot of bad and an equal amount of good. We can’t decide where to put you. So it's your choice, heaven or hell." The CEO, being the consummate negotiator, a...

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“Frickin’ Google” – Did Yahoo’s Bartz Have a Reason to Get Mad?

During Tuesday's Yahoo! press conference announcing the launch of a $100+ million brand campaign, Carol Bartz, CEO of Yahoo got fired up following a reporter’s question that led to flurry of frustration that rang through Silicon Valley - and beyond - comparing Google and Yahoo. Below...