9 Common Interview Questions (And How To Answer Them Like a Pro)

Let’s admit it, we’ve all laid awake the night before an interview frantically trying to read the employer’s mind. With the number of job applicants who are actively seeking on the rise, being prepared to answer these questions has never been more important. You’ve taken the first step and landed […]

80% of Full-time Workers are Actively Seeking or Passively Open to New Job Opportunities

Specialty recruitment firms Accounting Principals and Ajilon today released the results of a new joint survey exploring job search trends among more than 1,000 US full-time workers in sales, office and management/professional occupations. The survey found that one fourth of respondents (25.7 percent) are actively seeking new job opportunities and over half of respondents […]

Kenzie Academy’s Ambitious Plans to Train Middle America for Tech Employment

Kenzie Academy, an apprenticeship program that develops modern tech workers, today announced it has closed a $4.2 million seed stage investment, led by ReThink Education, which will enable the company to accelerate its ambitious plans to grow tech education and employment opportunities in Middle America. The announcement was made by Chok Leang […]

How to Know If You Are Fit for a Career in Sales

The professional field of sales is one that covers many bases. Building a career in sales can imply promoting anything from cosmetics and pharmaceuticals to cars and houses. What is more, most actual sales-related positions are in telemarketing, advertising, or other corporate functions. It is a chameleon domain that adapts […]

What It’s Really Like to Couch Surf in LA While Searching for Jobs (and Going After My Dreams)

Couch surfing in Los Angeles while job searching is a lot like regular surfing: You need to maintain balance and flexibility if you’re going to ride the wave. As someone who couch surfed while I searched for an entertainment job, I can tell you that it was worth it. If […]

5 Keys to Sustainable Career Success

You might be thinking that the 5 keys to sustainable career success include a professional resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn profile. Do you need them? Almost certainly, but I’d like to suggest that they’re not the only things that matter. To give you an idea of what else might matter, […]

Glassdoor’s Third Annual Compensation Audit Finds No Gender Pay Gap

Ever since Glassdoor was founded 10 years ago, we’ve been on a mission to bring greater transparency to the workplace. With this in mind, we’ve created indispensable job search tools that provide users with unparalleled insight into company culture, the interview process, salary information and, of course, available jobs — but our […]

Seven Tips for Being a Great Leader in a Male-Dominated Business

Not only are women achieving success in male-dominated industries, more and more women are also becoming leaders. Being a leader comes with its own set of challenges, even in non-male-dominated fields.  But when you’re a leader in a group where women have been marginalized for years, it can be even […]