What does it really take to get a job after graduating? To help you understand the job hunt from the other side of the desk, we asked hiring managers what they see (and what they wished they saw) when hiring recent college graduates.
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There are several types of job interviews out there these days. We asked the experts to identify some of the most common types of job interviews and what you need to do to adjust and excel in these formats.
We asked hiring managers to share the most cliché answers they encounter when interviewing job candidates. Hear what the folks in the hiring seats are sick of hearing, and their advice on how to craft a more impressive response.
More and more baby boomers are leaving the workplace. This is creating a dire need for skilled, younger workers to bridge the gap and fill these job openings. Keep reading to learn more about this predicament and find out how you can help remedy the shortage.
When you graduate from college and hit the job market, you probably don’t have a resume full of related job experience to rely on. But according to hiring managers, you might have more than you think.
We talked with a handful of hiring managers who shared their most shocking interview horror stories. Learn from their experiences so you won’t find yourself haunted by a bad interview!
33 percent of employers say they check a job candidate’s online presence. But what are they actually looking at? At what point in the interview process are they searching for candidates online? And what are they even looking for?
Pursuing an HR career is not for the faint of heart. Being responsible for making hiring and firing decisions, keeping watch over employee welfare and handling a company’s most sensitive information isn’t for everyone. You feel like you’re up for the challenge, but want to know what exactly will be expected of you. Take a look at the top eight HR skills employers are seeking.
You don’t get nine lives in an interview, but here are nine expert interview tips that’ll help you always land on your feet. We understand interviews can be daunting, so we decided to lighten the mood with these furry felines.
If you’re considering a career change or are looking for your first job, you’ll be happy to hear that employers aren’t only concerned with technical skills. They’re also looking for transferable skills which can help indicate a candidate’s potential to develop on the job.
LinkedIn has become the premiere social networking site for professionals. We connected with professionals spanning several industries to identify some handy tips and tricks on leveraging this resource. Find out how to catch the eye of enticing employers!
It's no secret-the job search process has changed in the past decade. That means the skills you used to find a job in high school probably won't cut it today because the landscape of the entire workforce has evolved. Here's six digital literacy tips and tricks to help you navigate through this new world.