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February’s Review of the Month

Recently when we have selected the winning Glassdoor Job Review of the Month, we look for reviews that offer other employees a well-rounded perspective about the job and/or the company. But, February's winner offers our readers and community members something slightly different. The winner...

Staying Competitive: Tips for Interviewing in Today’s Market

It doesn't take a PhD economist to know that supply and demand create all kinds of different outcomes.  The job market is no different.  We are now in the stage of what I call an "arrogance of supply" - meaning companies are more often looking for "the perfect fit" rather than hiring "th...

Sun Finds a Buyer: Is Anyone Surprised?

WSJ reported IBM is considering a $6.5 billion cash bid for Sun, a nearly 100 percent premium to its Tuesday close. Sun had reportedly been shopping itself to larger rivals for some time.  Reviews show that a potential buyout was not exactly a well-kept secret...  A marketing mana...

Apple Envy? RIM and Nokia Employees Dish

Yesterday, we took a look at competitor envy between Google and Yahoo, but today we turn our attention to those operating within mobile industry: Apple, RIM, Nokia. We wanted to find out if there is any correlation between their company ratings, CEO ratings and competitive chatter among th...

Google Stays at #1: Do Yahoos Have G envy?

You may have caught in the news that Google continues to reign supreme in terms of search. In a recent study by comScore, Americans used Google for 63.3 percent of all searches, up 0.3 percent from January, with 8.3 billion core searches.   As we chatted about this at Glassdoor, Tim -...

AOL Changes Guard: Employee Insights to new CEO Tim Armstrong

AOL's CEO Randy Falco has left the building and it will be interesting to watch how the new CEO Tim Armstrong, a former Google advertising sales executive, will be received by employees. For the past several months, Falco has been on our CEO Watch List as one of the lowest rated CEOs on ...