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When it comes to being satisfied at work, having the ability to advance your career is a key component. From previous research, we know that having access to career momentum opportunities in the workp…

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…

Glassdoor’s Annual Gender Pay Checkup for 2019

and July 18, 2019
For the past three years, we’ve conducted an annual audit of Glassdoor’s own employee compensation as part of a continued effort to promote workplace transp…

Which Workplace Factors Drive Employee Satisfaction Around the World?

and July 10, 2019
What makes employees around the world satisfied at work? In past research, we’ve looked at which aspects of work matter for employee satisfaction in the U.S. …

Defining Workplace Culture: Glassdoor & MIT Sloan Management Review Launch Culture 500

June 25, 2019
Company culture is an increasingly important priority for both job seekers and business leaders.  Though evidence grows for the business benefits of strong cul…