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Interview: Indeed’s SVP Raj Mukherjee on the Job Search Industry in 2017

By | Feb 21, 2017 at 4:40 pm

Indeed is the world’s largest job search site, available in 60 countries and 28 languages. Over 200 million unique monthly visitors check out the site in search of a job. Last week, I had the chance to sit down with the company’s SVP of Product, Raj…

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5 Jobs in Big Data You’ve Never Heard Of

By | Feb 13, 2017 at 11:20 am

Big data has been the go-to buzzword for most of the past decade, and it doesn’t look like it’s going away anytime soon. More companies are looking for ways to get their hands on data. More importantly, they’re looking for people who can understand, analyze, and…

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5 Ways to Get the Skinny on Companies You Want to Work For

By | Feb 10, 2017 at 2:20 pm

A leading candidate for a job opening sat across the table from the hiring manager and a few other team members. Her resume looked great, her cover letter was well-written and error-free, and her salary range matched what the company wanted to pay. The…

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Study: You’ll Probably Make More Millions in Tech Than in Pro Sports

By | Jan 26, 2017 at 4:30 pm

With 2017 Super Bowl 51 a little over a week away, football fans are getting excited. Football, like any pro sport, carries plenty of appeal: Skill, strength, and piles of cash are the main draws. And while the first two are still undisputed, a new…

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3 Hiring Lessons From the College Admission Process

By | Jan 10, 2017 at 8:30 pm

When hiring a new staff member, think back to the college admissions process for inspiration on how to identify the best fit. Just ask any founder or high school student: There are few things more competitive, stressful or fast-paced than building a company… or…

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9 Best SaaS Products for Tracking Billable Hours

By | Jan 9, 2017 at 9:15 am

A new project can create a lot of stress. From dealing with market need to hiring employees, there’s a lot to consider before taking the leap. But one thing is for sure: the last thing you want to worry about on a new project…

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Hiring Your First Employees? Here Are 5 Things to Keep In Mind

By | Dec 16, 2016 at 8:30 pm

It’s easy to make hiring mistakes in your first year, but there’s a way to navigate through them. You’ve got a startup idea, a plan of action and the capital to start out. All you need now are a few employees to help you…

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5 Reasons You Need to Keep Looking for a Job During The Holidays

By | Dec 6, 2016 at 2:20 pm

While many job seekers believe that companies take a hiring hiatus during the holiday season, tech businesses are still bringing in talent during the winter months. With the country’s unemployment rate hovering around 5.0%, the lowest it’s been since the recession, the job market is…

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11 Startup Perks That Actually Attract Potential Hires

By | Nov 21, 2016 at 8:30 pm

A higher salary is not the only consideration for many job applicants. Perks and benefits go a long way when looking to attract new talent to your company. From good insurance to a pinball machine in the break room, making an effort to show your…

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4 Ways to Clean Up Your Social Media Presence When Looking for a Job

By | Nov 19, 2016 at 2:30 pm

You’re resumé is ready, and you’ve signup for job hunting sites. Now it’s time to boost and appropriate your social media presences. These days, hiring managers and HR people not only search sites for candidates, they use social media to find out more about…

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10 Qualities Every Company Is Looking for in New Talent

By | Nov 17, 2016 at 9:15 am

When looking for new talent, recruiters are often looking for a particular set of traits and qualities. Building a company isn’t just about the work, it’s about the people, the culture, and most importantly how they fit together. We asked ten entrepreneurs about the…

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Why More and More People Are Choosing to Work at Startups

By | Nov 14, 2016 at 7:00 pm

The business landscape of the world has changed dramatically in recent years. Between innovative technology and millennials getting their hands dirty in the workforce, more and more people are noticing that things are not how they used to be when it comes to their…

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10 Ways To Get Feedback About Employee Performance

By | Nov 4, 2016 at 8:30 pm

When you work at a startup, there’s always learning curve for your employees. While the topic of continuing education may not be on the minds of most founders, it’s important to recognize that as the company grows, your employees are going to need additional training to…

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The Top 10 Jobs of 2016

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 4:30 pm

The job market is transforming. With innovative technologies and budding startups creating a substantial paradigm shift in the employment field, more and more people are trying to figure out what they are going to do about their careers. Should you focus on salary? Is doing…