Category: Glassdoor

How To Respond To: “Tell Me About A Time When You’ve Failed”

We all have weaknesses and have experienced times of failure – but how we overcome those shortcomings often says a lot about our personalities and work ethics. Despite the lessons learned, our flaws are not always something we want to talk about, especially in a job interview. Regardless, it’s wise […]

Here’s How to Be a Better Collaborator at Work

“No man is an island,” the English poet John Donne once wrote. Nearly 400 years later, if you’re into creative, ambitious work, that sentiment is truer than ever — collaboration is often essential. It also might not feel like your strong suit. Maybe you feel weird without your headphones in […]

Family Matters: What It’s Like to Work at Cox Enterprises

With over $20 billion in revenue, Atlanta-based company Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. Many may know it better by some of its individual business units Cox Communications, Autotrader, and Kelley Blue Book, but Cox is not an inaccessible, sterile corporation. For 120 years, the 60,000-person […]

11 Things to Never Say During Your Performance Review

Between the feeling of being thrust into the spotlight, the one-on-one setting with your manager and the gravity of what’s at stake, performance reviews can feel pretty uncomfortable. And when you’re made to feel uncomfortable, sometimes you aren’t always the most conscious of (or careful with) your words. But if […]

6 Real-Life Examples of Age Discrimination

Age discrimination is alive and well in America. And it’s affecting more than the community of retirees who want to re-enter the workforce. Ageism is rearing it’s ugly head in interviews and recruiting conversations amongst 40- and 50-year-olds. Can’t believe it? Neither could we, at first. When we published “5 Ways […]

9 Hot Jobs in the Legal Marijuana Industry

One of the fastest-growing industries in America is the marijuana or cannabis industry. Medical marijuana is legal in 30 states, while 9 states have legalized recreational marijuana as of June 2018. According to Arcview Market Research, spending on legal cannabis worldwide is expected to hit $57 billion by 2027. Given the […]