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How To Avoid Workplace Gossip

If you have ever been the victim of a workplace rumor, you already know how damaging it can be. Protecting yourself from this danger is simple when you know what to look for and whom to run from. Read on for five basic ways to avoid getting tangled up in workplace gossip....

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Why Employees Quit Their Jobs

The expense of losing an employee is more than the cost of bringing one on board, yet companies continually let good workers slip through their hands. The reasons employees leave vary, but one thing is for sure, employers don’t hold all the cards, even in a tough job market....

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6 Ways To Recover If You Screw Up At Work

Making a mistake on the job can be a jarring experience, but there’s a lot you can gain from your errors. You might even come back stronger and more knowledgeable than before. Read on for six tips for coming back stronger after screwing up at work....

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Top 20 Highest Rated Companies Hiring Interns Right Now

If you think February is too early to think about a summer internship, you may want to think again. Right now, many companies are already advertising for internships. But where should you apply? Check out Glassdoor's Top 20 Highest Rated Companies Hiring Interns Right Now....

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Are Employers Responsible For Stopping Office Affairs?

Given that many employees work 12 to 14 hour days, it’s no surprise that feelings and attraction develop between co-workers. In fact, according to a Glassdoor survey, 37% of employees report they have been involved with a co-worker romantically and a surprising 12%admit to making love wh...

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Why Employers Need To Focus On Student Recruiting

Employers may think they don’t need to focus on attracting recent or soon-to-be college graduates because it’s an employer’s job market, but thinking that way will put them at their own peril, say career experts....

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10 Resume Mistakes You Can’t Afford To Make

When it comes to sending out your resume for a job opening, you want to ensure you stand out to the hiring manager. But standing out has both a positive and a negative side, and the negative will land your resume in the recycling bin – fast. Check out 10 resume mistakes to avoid....

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Glassdoor Survey Reveals One In Ten Have “Made Love” In The Office

If you think the workplace is strictly about business, corporate meetings and increasing profits, think again. This Valentine’s Day, Glassdoor, a jobs and career community, is revealing the steamy results of its latest survey shedding light into love and romance in the workplace. More th...

Valentine's Day

6 Ways To Woo A Hiring Manager

Anyone with two or three employers on their A-list of targets needs a smart strategy to show they're sweet on those companies. Read on for six ways to woo the hiring manager....

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4 Networking Strategies Every Job Seeker Should Know

Recently been to a great networking event? Read on for four key strategies to build valuable connections with key people you meet when networking....