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It’s Lonely At The Top: What Can We Do About Executive Bonuses?

Bashing the compensation and bonuses of executives has become a household conversation.  Seems like everyone has an opinion on the AIG bonuses that were paid last week and the debate over "who and what was right" will rage on for a few more news cycles. But from it all, there are some ...

Negotiating Severance Packages—A Refresher

Time Magazine recently wrote a great article on negotiating severance packages in today's economy, something more and more of us are facing these days.  Glassdoor career and workplace expert Rusty Rueff is quoted in the piece on some if his negotiation tips we've written about in the pas...

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Vote for Glassdoor! Webware Finalists Announced

Glassdoor.com has been selected as a finalist in the CNET Webware awards - and we couldn’t be more excited!  But now we need to make it over the finish line and we need your vote to get there (and feel free to tell your friends!) Rules for voting is ‘One vote per email address is per...

GM CEO Ousted; CEO Approval Ratings Were Up

Last night General Motor's CEO Rick Wagoner was ousted from office in a move that was prompted by the government. As the Wall Street Journal reports "The Obama administration used the threat of withholding more bailout money to force out General Motors Corp. Chief Executive Rick Wagoner an...

Healthcare Workers Needed: Glassdoor Offers Inside Look at Major Healthcare Companies

According to the Bureau of Labor, healthcare hiring has continued non-stop at hospital, medical clinics and doctors' offices. Jobs in demand: nurses, lab technicians, physician assistants. So if you are in this profession or considering a career change, here are some useful insights from e...