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How To Land A Job With A One Page Proposal

There are a lot of us who have interesting skills, but just can't seem to find the right place to put them to work. It's easy to blame age or lack of expertise. But, it's often the case that we are square pegs in the land of round holes. For the most part, no amount of reshaping will actua...

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5 Strategic Tips For A Successful Job Search

Consider this for a moment: It is no secret that searching for employment requires many steps along the way to success. Unfortunately, many job seekers try to do it all in one step, and then wonder why their “ship” is sinking. So what do you need to do to have a successful job search? ...

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Why A Company’s Reputation Matters, Even In A Bad Economy

Message to employers: job seekers care about a company’s reputation even in a down economy. At least according to a new survey by Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine and Allegis Talent2, the recruitment management company. But what exactly does company reputation mean, and why should ...

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Majority US Workers Believe Obama Has Clearer Vision For Jobs Creation; Glassdoor Employment Confidence Survey (Q3 2012)

With Election Day a little over a month away, which Presidential candidate will lead the US workforce in the right direction? According to the latest quarterly Glassdoor Employment Confidence Survey, 51% of employed and unemployed workers believe Barack Obama has a stronger vision for jobs...

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4 Free Tools To Build An Effective Online Portfolio

To get ahead in today's workforce, professionals must distinguish themselves from the competition. No matter what industry you work in, having an online portfolio to showcase your work and contact information all in one space makes you an attractive candidate for hiring managers - and make...

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Glassdoor Heads To #HRTechConf 2012; Come Visit Us At Booth #1133

Are you headed to the HR Tech conference in Chicago next week? Glassdoor, the leading social jobs and career community, is, and we want to meet you! We’d enjoy the opportunity to show you how employers, from the Fortune 500 to small and mid-sized businesses, are turning to Glassdoor to e...

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6 Tips To Make Your References Work For You

You are that close to landing the job of your dreams. All your future boss has to do is check your references and you'll be on the team. Yet reference checking can be a formidable hurdle, one that may eliminate one in five candidates from consideration, according to an OfficeTeam survey. H...

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Glassdoor Reveals The Best Universities To Work For (2012); BYU Takes #1 Spot

Glassdoor, the leading social jobs and career community, has turned to university employees themselves to compile its second annual University Report Card, offering an inside look at what it’s really like to work at approximately 50 of the nation’s largest colleges and universities ove...

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Top 6 Reasons Your Job Search Isn’t Working

Landing your dream job takes more than just sending a resume and cover letter to prospective employers. The search is filled with potential for mistakes that can prevent you from simply obtaining an interview. Even if you're certain you're putting your best foot forward, you could be overl...

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10 Ways To Not Screw Up Your Video Interview

If you haven't encountered the video interview yet, just wait. In order to better manage the time of Recruiters and Hiring Managers and to save travel expenses, many companies are turning to them. But, to make sure you succeed at your video interview, there are things you need to do, and n...