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UPDATE: How To Use Glassdoor In Your Job Search – Mobile Edition

Do you feel like you spend as much time, if not more, on your smartphone as you do a computer when it comes to your career? If you answered yes, you’re not alone. Mashable recently reported that 26% of job seekers use their mobile devices for career-related purposes and another 59% could...

Resume Results

How To Tone Down Your Resume For Better Results

While brilliant, nuanced and attention-grabbing resumes are vital to set you apart from the competition, defining how to color outside the lines while maintaining a message that is crisp, clear and purposeful to your audience is equally vital. Read on for how to tone down your resume and g...

Merit Raise

Why Giving Merit Raises Matters

Rewarding deserving employees with unscheduled pay raises or bonuses can go a long way in building loyalty, retaining top talent, and boosting morale. But, do it without a plan and it can yield the exact opposite results. Find out why giving merit raises matter and how to do it right....

CLIMB

A Guide To Retaining Employees: The CLIMB Method

Retention is on the mind of every leader and human resources professional. Although there has been a rise in the size of the talent pool over the last few recession-driven years, companies are still finding it difficult to recruit employees with the specialized skills needed to drive innov...

Job Applicant

7 Reasons Not To Apply For The Job

Finding a job is nothing short of challenging. Whether you’re currently working in a position you hate or have embarked on a seemingly endless job search, almost any opportunity is more enticing than your current situation. But, before you apply to the list of openings you’re itching t...

Epic

10 Cool Office Spaces

While beige office walls may help keep some focused on the work at hand, for others it’s often seen as a blank canvas for fostering creativity. Whether it’s halls decorated like the New York City subway system or a floor-to-ceiling spiraling slide, these 10 companies show how to use an...

Mentor

How To Find A Career Mentor

Everyone knows they should have a mentor but many don’t know how to find one. Mentors come in many flavors and hold different monikers, but the two common traits they should all possess is a willingness to give unbiased advice and expertise in the areas you are looking to improve. Read o...

Bad Job Search

Never Hear Back? 6 Ways To Combat Bad Job Search Experiences

Last year, 75 percent of workers who applied to jobs using various resources said they never heard back from the employer. Does that sound all too familiar to the experiences you’ve dealt with during your search for a new job? Read on for six ways to manage negative job search experience...

Goal Setting

How Not To Set Goals – And Have Better Success

Are you a serial goal-setter? Find out how NOT setting goals might help you be even more successful. Read on to find out more....

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Age of Social Recruiting

Glassdoor recently polled users to learn more about the role of social media in the recruiting and retention process. The survey also looks at why employees leave a job and what perks are most attractive to candidates. The findings reveal that employees’ perceive their company’s social...