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Top 25 Universities To Work For 2013

Glassdoor’s Top 25 Universities To Work For (2013)

In its third annual report, Glassdoor is revealing the Top 25 Universities to Work For (2013), offering an inside look into what it’s really like to work for some of the largest universities and colleges across the nation, entirely based on employee feedback over the past year. In additi...

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10 Answers To Frequently Asked Job Search Questions

During the job search, there are lots of questions every job seeker comes across. How long should my resume and cover letter be? How long should I wait before following up? Not all of these questions need an entire article to answer, but they all deserve some attention. This is your chance...

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Why Cover Letters Still Matter

It may be the era of texting, multitasking and communicating in 140 characters or less, but when it comes to finding a job, cover letters still matter. Long gone are the days when you would send a recruiter or hiring manager a cover letter and resume in the mail, but even though the medium...

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Why Keeping Your Options Open May Harm Your Job Search

It is human nature in job search – as in dating – to want to keep your options open. Many job seekers, whether early-career and fairly inexperienced or 15+ years in and heralding a plethora of different functional strengths, feel they will limit their opportunities by narrowing their j...

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5 Opening Lines For Your Cover Letter To Get Noticed

When you apply for any job, the very first tool you will use to grab the attention of employers is your cover letter. A cover letter highlights the reasons you are the best person for the job and how you will benefit the company. It also demonstrates your ability to effectively communicate...

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How To Get Your Foot In The Door

Do you know how companies find people that they hire? If you said, job boards, a company’s career site and career fairs, you would be correct. However, a better question to ask might be, what are the most popular ways companies find hires? Read on to find out....

Glassdoor’s Best Places To Work Awards Deadline Announced

At the end of this year, Glassdoor will reveal its annual Employees’ Choice Award Winners, honoring the Best Places to Work. Winners are chosen based entirely on employee feedback – that’s right, this list is based completely on employees’ personal work experiences....

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3 Dreams That Will Improve The Modern Workplace

Dr. King said, “1963 is not the end. It is the beginning.” I believe we need to say the same thing about 2013 and let the past inform the future. Read on for three dreams for the modern workplace....

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Glassdoor Partners With CNNMoney To Deliver Job Listings & Company Insights

Glassdoor is proud to announce a new partnership with CNNMoney which will give its online readers access to Glassdoor’s job search platform. Readers will be able to search for the latest job listings and get access to information about what it’s like to work at a particular company....

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5 References That Should Be On Your List To Land The Job

When you’re applying for jobs, a common request among employers is for you to provide a list of professional references. After your interview, your references could be a key component on whether you receive a job offer from a company....