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When it comes to capturing a job seeker’s attention, we know that salary is one of the top factors a job seeker considers when deciding whether to apply for a particular job. Today, in a very tight …

September BLS Report: Unemployment Drops to Lowest Since 1969, But Wage Growth Disappoints

October 4, 2019
The latest jobs numbers are out from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. What do they mean for job seekers, employers and investors? Here’s a quick take from Glas…

Job Market Report: Job Openings Up 3.5 Percent in September, Pay Up 2.1 Percent

October 1, 2019
The American labor market continues to grow steadily in September. However, today’s growth is a far cry from the blockbuster job market in 2018. GlassdoorR…

Christmas in September: Holiday Hiring Season Off to a Strong Start in 2019

September 26, 2019
Key Findings The holiday season is critical for retail, and employers plan to hire hundreds of thousands of workers to meet consumer demand. Retail job openings…

August BLS Report: Labor Market Pulling in New Workers Despite Recession Chatter

September 6, 2019
This morning’s jobs report signals that the slowing but healthy labor market continues to chug along. Employers added 130,000 jobs to nonfarm payrolls in …

Job Market Report: Job Openings Near All-Time High in August, Pay Up 1.9 Percent

September 3, 2019
The labor market is showing no signs of stopping in August as job openings on Glassdoor near an all-time high. Glassdoor’s latest Job Market Report shows …

BLS Jobs Report Preview: What Does Employee Sentiment Say About a Coming Recession?

September 3, 2019
On Friday, we’ll get the latest update on the U.S. job market from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. With markets shaken and recession chatter growing in volume…

Happy Employees, Satisfied Customers: The Link Between Glassdoor Reviews and Customer Satisfaction

and August 7, 2019
A growing number of companies today are striving to build a “customer-first” culture. But can employers deliver on the promise of great customer satisfactio…

July BLS Report: Economy Charges Ahead Despite First Fed Rate Cut in a Decade

August 2, 2019
The latest jobs numbers are out from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. What do they mean for job seekers, employers and investors? Here’s a quick take from Glas…

Job Market Report: Labor Market Heats Up In July, Job Openings Up 4.6 Percent, Pay Up 1.9 Percent

July 30, 2019
July marks the longest economic expansion on record for the U.S., and Glassdoor’s data suggest that the good times are not over yet. The U.S. labor market…

What are the Highest Paying Entry-Level Jobs in the UK?

July 23, 2019
As this year’s graduates and new job seekers begin their careers, they’ll be looking for entry-level jobs that will help them build up strong experience. By…