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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....

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Top 10 Recruiters Share How To Impress

Glassdoor recently published the winners of its inaugural Talent Warrior Awards, honoring this year’s most innovative and socially-savvy recruiters and HR professionals. These hiring pros are some of the best in the business, so we asked them what job seekers can do to get noticed....

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How To Get Your Recruiter To Love You

Job seekers and recruiters may have a love/hate relationship but if it’s handled right, it can be fruitful for both sides. Entry level job candidates may not find using a recruiter that successful, but for more senior level people it can mean the difference between landing a dream job an...

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How To Introduce Yourself In A Networking Email

Networking emails are a challenge. You can use them to “meet” someone you’ve never met, to keep in touch with someone you have met, or even to put your name in the ring for a job opening. They can be the most useful tool in your career, if you do it properly....

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10 Job Search Behaviors To Avoid

Job search is hard work; it's stressful and riddled with anxiety. Do not exacerbate it by letting highly charged emotions drive bad behavior when you’re looking for a new job. Reign in your anxiety: Manage it with exercise; a few hours spent with understanding and light-hearted friends; ...