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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...

Retention

Retention Starts Before Recruiting

Many companies treat retention as an afterthought, focusing all the efforts on recruiting the key employee. But if they want that person to stay more than three to six months they need to have a retention strategy in place from the start. ...

about.com

Glassdoor Wins Best Job Site In About.com Readers’ Choice Awards

Glassdoor is proud to announce we have won in six categories in the About.com Readers’ Choice Awards including Best Job Site and Best Salary Site and Best Social Media Site for Recruiting Employees. Thank you to everyone who voted for us!...

ceos

How To Know If Your CEO Is Doing A Good Job

Is the CEO at your company on your side? Does he or she motivate you to go the proverbial 'extra mile' on a project? Does he galvanize winning teams? Good CEOs have distinguishing characteristics and behaviors that attract talent and loyalty. How can you determine if your company's CEO is ...

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Glassdoor’s New Social Recruiting Tools Focus on Improving Hiring and Employment Branding

Today, Glassdoor is proud to roll out two new product updates designed specifically for HR professionals and recruiters. Since we launched in June 2008, we have always wanted Glassdoor to be a community that offers a 360-degree view into the workplace. With these enhancements, we hope to m...

Job Search Rejection

What To Avoid When You Don’t Get The Job

Of all job search frustrations, getting rejected from a position certainly tops the list. Learning to handle rejection during your job search is an art -- without the proper approach, job seekers are likely to be faced with a variety of consequences. Read on for what not to do when you rec...

Accept Job Offer

How To Tell If A Company Is Good Fit Before Accepting A Job Offer

Many times, job seekers will make quick decisions when accepting a new job only to become unhappy shortly after starting with the company. The majority of the time, it is not their fault. Here's how to tell if a company is a good fit before you accept the job offer....

Administrative Staff

Why Investing In Administrative Staff Is An Investment In Your Company

Are you interested in boosting company profits? Improving employee productivity and morale? Increasing employee retention and reducing sick days? If the answer is yes, read on for how investing in your administrative staff can help achieve company goals. ...

job Ad

How To Write An Effective Job Ad

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, especially when it comes to a job listing. If you want to attract the right employees, then you have to view the job ad as a marketing tool rather than merely a help wanted ad. Read on for tips on how to write an effective job ad....