Need A Job Or Want To Move Your Career Forward? Volunteer

Need A Job Or Want To Move Your Career Forward? Volunteer

Your career success could depend on your kindness and karma. Yes, that's right. Volunteer work and giving back could make all t...

How To Show An Employer You're Relevant To The Job

How To Show An Employer You’re Relevant To The Job

We seek work or we work. Work rewards us financially and for some in deeper personal more meaningful ways. Whatever your work situ...

Whose Career Plan Are You On?

Whose Career Plan Are You On?

My friend Angela called me. "Do you find me a risk-taker?" she asked. "I'll be honest, Angie," I said. "I adore you, but the first...

Considering Commuting For A New Job? Follow These Tips

Considering Commuting For A New Job? Follow These Tips

Recently we asked people on Facebook: How long is your work commute? Some said 15 minutes one way while others reported up to 1 to...

Career Advice For Recruiters: Industry Outlook & Job Tips

Career Advice For Recruiters: Industry Outlook & Job Tips

Hi Hank, I've recently been offered a chance to work with a 3rd party recruiter representing a large investment bank.  They co...

Job Search Heats Up For Half A Million Americans; So Where Are The Jobs?

Job Search Heats Up For Half A Million Americans; So Where Are The Jobs?

Half a million Americans started looking for jobs in August, deciding to rev up their search again after waiting out the recession...

Resume Yawn vs. Resume Gold

Resume Yawn vs. Resume Gold

Last night, Glassdoor hosted its first teleseminar with career expert Liz Ryan.  During the call, Liz tackled common issues we al...

How To Get Job References In Stealth Mode

How To Get Job References In Stealth Mode

When you're in stealth mode on your job hunt, the last thing you need is a colleague who's serving as your reference blabbing abou...

How To Be An Exceptional Job Seeker In A Tough Market

How To Be An Exceptional Job Seeker In A Tough Market

If you’re searching for a job, you might have read up on some ways to be a good job seeker. But, do you know what makes you go f...

How Much Salary Do I Give Up By Changing Careers?

How Much Salary Do I Give Up By Changing Careers?

If I could change one thing in the typical job seeker's mind, I'd get a crowbar and pry out (and incinerate) the goofy idea that a...