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WEBINAR: 3 Great Reasons To Examine Your Employer Brand

Pushing your employer brand out across social channels can be a daunting task. How do you make sure your message is being heard among job seekers? Are potential candidates picking up on what makes your company unique? How do you know if it’s working? Join a free webinar to help get you o...

3 Tips To Prep For A Last-Minute Phone Interview

Have you ever had a hiring manager call you and ask if you're available for a phone interview right now? Don't panic. Read on for three easy ways to prepare at the last minute....

6 Ways To Raise Your Raise

If your boss is like a lot of bosses, she's too busy managing meetings, deadlines and corporate goals to give much thought to your value to the company. So, how do you increase your chances of getting a raise, and, more importantly, hike up the amount? Read on....

Employees’ Top Work Resolutions For 2013 & Preferred Holiday Perks

Have you thought about what your New Year’s resolutions will be for 2013? Perhaps you’re thinking you’ll eat healthier, exercise more, spend more time with friends and family, or find love. What about resolutions tied to your job and career? Read on for employees' work-related resolu...

3 Ways To Show Employers Your Value

Some people will immediately see the value you offer as an employee. Others you’ll never convince. But how do you communicate your value (the ROI the employer will receive for hiring you as opposed to another) to those who may not readily see it but are open to it? Read on for three simp...

How To Avoid A Layoff

Nobody wants to end up on the layoff list, but unfortunately workforce reductions are all too common in this economy. Whether your company has announced layoffs or rumors are swirling of impending ones, there are ways you can reduce your chances of landing on the list or at least cushion t...

6 Things Hiring Managers Don’t Want In A Candidate

You’re a qualified candidate, and the job market is tough. But there could still be plenty of reasons you’re getting passed over for every position you apply or interview for. Read on for six things to avoid during your job search....

5 Reasons Employers Should Focus On Candidate Experience

Unemployment is now hovering around 7.9 percent according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, a statistical improvement over September’s grim numbers. Good news, isn’t it? Except for one thing: employers may not be positioning themselves to attract the best talent because they aren...

5 Tips To Handle A Job Offer On The Spot

Your interview has been successful - congratulations. But, what if you get an offer before the interview is even over? Here are five tips to help you through that on-the-spot job offer....

Do’s & Don’ts: The Office Holiday Party

With office holiday parties just around the corner, workers are wrestling with that age-old question: do you let loose at the holiday party, or do you treat it as an extension of a day in the office? Find out the top do's and don'ts as the holiday season gets into full swing....