Tag: AOL Jobs

8 Companies Offering Benefits To Part-Timers

Part-time employment, which the Bureau of Labor Statistics defines as working one to 34 hours per week, is the new reality for…

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How To Handle The 5 Killer Telephone Interview Questions

A telephone interview is usually short, just enough time to rule you in or out, so the focus is on questions that…

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Unemployment Rate Falls To Lowest Since March 2009

The U.S. unemployment rate fell last month to its lowest level in more than two and a half years, as employers stepped…

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7 Ways To Royally Mess Up A Job Interview

While there are plenty of ways to ace your next interview, there are also a slew of ways to expertly mess it…

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When Asking For A Raise, Don't Lean To The Left

Upright truly is right, it turns out. A study to be published in the forthcoming Psychological Science is demonstrating that those who…

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Competitive Job Market? Train Like A Boxer

Job seekers sometimes forget job-hunting is competitive – until we get shot down a few times. That’s why you’ve got to train…

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4 Nifty Ways To Make Your Cover Letter Amazing

Peanut butter and jelly, peas and carrots, Ben and Jerry… some things are just meant to be together. Just like these great…

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Top 4 Ways To Beat A Recession

During periods of recession and rumors of future economic downturns, American workers and families look for ways to survive financially. The following…

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Lady Gaga's 4 Job Search Tips

Whether you heard her song on the radio, saw an outrageous costume of hers in a magazine, or can’t remember where you…

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Top Secrets Of The Expert Job Search

Every day I talk with top professionals and executives looking for a better job. But deep down, they know they want more…

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Job Interview Follow-Up Etiquette

A Knock em Dead Facebook follower writes, “When writing a ‘Thank you for the interview’ letter, should I address the person by…

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Degree Not Required: 15 Jobs You Can Land Without Going To College

Not all career paths wind through a college campus. Consider these 15 jobs for which a degree isn’t a prerequisite.

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