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14 Essential Tips for Writing a Rockstar Resume

Your resume is your first line of defense on the quest for a new job. Before hitting send, you should do everything...

5 Reasons Your Online Profile Is More Valuable Than Your Resume

Last month, my fellow Glassdoor blogger Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter wrote why job seekers and employees shouldn’t place more importance on a LinkedIn profile…

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5 Ways To Successfully Run A Side Business

Thinking about running a side business to earn a little extra cash? Good news – you can do it, but there are…

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The Online Portfolio: How It Can Help You Land A Job

In the heart of the digital age, the standard paper resume still holds its ground. However, when a resume leaves you with…

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Laid Off? 10 Things You Must Do

In today’s job market, you need to act quickly after being laid off. However, when jolted into the reality of their new…

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Job Seekers: Don’t Let HR Drop The Ball

Human resource departments across the country are dropping the ball, creating a “talent crisis” in finance, information technology, procurement and other business…

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3 Tips for Post-Labor Day Job Search

In the staffing world, everyone in my industry knows that September brings an uptick in hiring. Managers come back from summer vacations…

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Storytelling: The Secret Weapon To Wow A Hiring Manager

“So, tell me a little about yourself.” Almost every job interview starts with this question and, in almost every case, the answer…

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How To Take Your Resume From "Blah" To "Wow"

It seems so simple, doesn’t it? After all, who better knows where you’ve been and what you’ve done than you? Open up…

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Sex, Religion & Politics: Why You Should Never Discuss Them At Work

With the election only a few months away, chances are cubicle conversations may steer toward politics. While it’s tempting to weigh in…

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6 More Ways To Blow Your Job Interview

Landing an in-person interview can be a huge feat in itself, and in this tough job market, you don’t want to blow…

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5 Ways To Get The Job When You’re “Overqualified”

With an unemployment rate at 8.3 percent in July and 12.8 million people jobless, many people will apply for jobs they could…

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Employer Video: How Do I Make A Glassdoor Top Companies List?

Whether it’s Glassdoor’s annual Top 50 Best Places to Work awards, or a list of Top Companies for Work-Life Balance, how can…

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