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8 Things To Bring To Every Job Interview

When you’re preparing for a job interview, many things go through your mind. Most of them involve what you need to say and the questions you’ll need to answer. However, it’s important not to forget to prepare all of the items you’ll need to bring with you. Here are eight items to b...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Rise Of Mobile Job Search

In a survey out today from Glassdoor, 89% of employees who admit they’ll look for a new job in the next year say their mobile device is an important tool and resource for their job search. Highlights from the survey are captured in a new infographic that explores mobile job seeker behavi...

How Investing In Your Employees Raises Company Stock Value

Have you ever wondered if executives or investors really understand the value of the people in the company? Do you ever wonder if the "powers that be" truly understand that if you invest in employees, the company will actually do better? Read on to learn how investing in your employees can...

Do This, Not That: How To Make Your Resume More Effective

Most people fear that colorful resumes will risk rejection. The fact is, more people lose opportunities to other candidates because they cave into that fear. Read on for three resume missteps that job seekers make every day, along with ways to rectify them....

7 Interview Mistakes That Scare Away Top Talent

Employers may think they hold all the cards when it comes to interviewing job candidates, but they too can do things that will scare off would-be workers. Read on for seven mistakes employers and hiring managers are making that can scare off top talent....

5 Job Search Do’s And Don’ts

With such a wide landscape of job search resources out there, it can be a struggle to navigate mixed messages. Some job search strategies become muddled and the core advice is lost. So how can you determine which strategies won’t actually help you land you the job? Read on for five job s...

Glassdoor Reveals The Top 10 Companies With The Best Business Outlook According To Employees

In a new report out from Glassdoor, we look at the Top 10 Companies with the Best Business Outlook, according to employees, and Google stands out at number one – 86% of employees believe the company’s business outlook will improve in the next six months....

4 Cover Letter Blunders And How To Fix Them

Some people meticulously write their resume but then treat their cover letter as an afterthought, resulting in a mistake-riddled, dull and underperforming document. It is important to ensure your job search tool kit is fully equipped with high-quality, well-honed marketing messages that ar...

Mistakes Leaders Must Avoid To Retain Employees

Nothing scares employees more than bad behavior on the part of their CEO. But what makes them bristle and what makes them leave are two completely different things. Read on to find out what mistakes leaders are making and how to avoid them in order to better retain top talent....

5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do On Glassdoor – Recruiting & Branding Edition

Glassdoor strives to create a 360-degree look inside what it’s like to work at particular jobs and companies; and lately we have been hard at work rolling out a steady stream of product enhancements to help employers, marketing professionals and anyone involved in a company’s social re...