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Low Morale

How To Stop Low Morale From Spreading

Low morale can be infectious and it only takes one employee to poison an entire office. If left unchecked, it can actually cripple a company, regardless of its size. But a company doesn’t have to let it get that far. Read on for a few proactive steps that will ensure low morale doesn’t...

Older Workers

How Age & Experience Can Help You Land A Job

A plethora of articles are written about the value of boomers looking younger and behaving more youthfully to succeed in the perceived (and sometimes very real) youth culture of job search .Unfortunately, this drumbeat often skews the reality. In fact, there are several characteristics age...

Interviews

Four Questions You Must Ask During An Interview

When it comes to interviews, most people think their job is to answer questions not ask them. But an interview is a two-way street, and the more questions you ask the better your chances are of making a lasting impression. Read on for four "must-ask" interview questions....

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Glassdoor Nominated for TWO Webby Awards! Vote Now for Best Employment Site and Guides/Ratings/Reviews

Glassdoor is excited to share the news that we've been nominated as the ‘Best Employment Site’ and the ‘Best Guides/Ratings/Reviews site” by the fine folks at The Webby Awards. But we need your help to make it across the finish line....

Informational Interview

The Ultimate Guide: Informational Interviews

An informational interview is a way to learn information about a career path, an industry, a specific organization or even a specific job. An informational interview is not a job interview. Instead, it is an opportunity to talk to a person who has a job you are curious about. It can help y...

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Are you attending #HCSummit? 3 Things Not To Miss At The Glassdoor Booth (#203)

The Glassdoor team is excited to attend this year’s Human Capital Summit at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel. We wanted to offer up a quick guide on how to make the most out your time at the Glassdoor booth (#203) –check out the top 3 things to do at the booth and best of all you c...

CEO

What Makes Employees Love Their CEO

CEOs are everywhere, but great ones are far and few between. Hitting sales goals and keeping costs inline are achievements that good CEOs must meet in order to keep stakeholders happy, but it takes more than that to get accolades from employees....

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One in Five Employees Fear Being Laid Off In Next Six Months; Glassdoor Employment Confidence Survey (Q113)

Employees may be feeling better about how their companies will perform in the coming months, but the same can’t be said for how they feel in terms of their personal employment situation. ...

Time Saving Tips

Crunched For Time: 8 Time-Saving Tips For Your Job Search

When you’re looking for a new job, it can feel like a race to get hired. It doesn’t matter if you are unemployed or you just need a change. The more time you spend looking, the more frustrating it can become. It’s important to take a step back and remember your job hunt does not have...

401(k)

5 Features Of A Great 401(k) And How To Use It To Recruit

Whether you’re an employer, a job seeker or an employee, it’s nice to know how your 401(k) compares to the rest. As an employer, your 401(k) can be a great employee retention and candidate recruitment tool. In looking at 401(k) plans that really stack up, there are five major character...