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How To Make Recruiters Work For You

One thing many job seekers tend to forget is recruiters aren’t exactly out to help you find a job. They’re working for a company that wants to find top talent, so chances are, they couldn’t care less about your personal job search. Yet recruiters are certainly helpful contacts to hav...

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Glassdoor’s Heading To #SHRM 2012; Stop By Booth #642!

Are you heading to SHRM 2012 in Atlanta? We are and we’re looking forward to seeing you! The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource development and management. Glassdoor, the leading social jobs and career community, is...

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Negotiating Salary? Three StepsTo A Bigger, Better Offer

You look across the table and your eyes meet. You blink and then quickly look away. Was that a smile you detected? You hope so, because you were smiling, too. No, you’re not on a date. You’re at a job interview and it’s going well. It’s the second time you’ve met with the prospec...

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LGBT Workplace Pride: Diversity Efforts Employees Appreciate

In honor of LGBT pride month, Glassdoor, the leading social jobs and career community, dug into company reviews shared by employees to find out some of the employer programs and workplace attributes that this community may appreciate. Check out the highlights....

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Job Search Advice For LGBT Job Seekers

Finding the right job or company is a challenge in itself, but for the LGBT job seeker, there are some specific concerns or needs to consider. Glassdoor has enlisted the help of two experienced LGBT career experts to offer some key advice for LGBT job seekers. ...

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Why You Really Want To Consider A Career In Healthcare

In February, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) announced its employment projections for the next eight years. They predicted that four industries will see the fastest job growth by 2020, and one of those industries is healthcare. In fact, seven of the top twenty industries for job growt...

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What You Need To Know Before Working At A Startup

No two startups are alike, which is why when choosing between two to work for it comes down to more than just salary. Even in this job market, some people are faced with multiple job offers, particularly if they possess skills startups want. While the decision is easier when weighing two e...

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Big Corporation Vs. Small Business: What’s Best For You?

“Would you rather be a big fish in a small pond or a small fish in a sea of water?” Weighing out the pros and cons of large versus small companies is not a foreign task for most of us. So, you have your chosen field, now which environment is right for you: a big corporation or a small ...

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Glassdoor Celebrates 4 Year Anniversary With 8 Million Visitors A Month

This week we’re toasting to another great year as we celebrate Glassdoor’s 4th anniversary since our beta launch. While our 2008 launch coincided with a critical moment in the economy, job seekers found themselves more abundant and unprepared than ever before. Glassdoor is proud to hav...

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Glassdoor Is Headed To NACE 2012! Come Stop By Booth #305

The Glassdoor team is heading to the National Association for Colleges & Employers Conference (NACE), June 12-15 at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas!...