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4 Ways to Get in Front of Currently Employed Talent

By | Apr 12, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Finding and retaining the best employees is one of the greatest challenges business leaders and human resources professionals face. Even with 73 million young adults seeking work, businesses around the globe are reporting a shortage of skilled workers. Attracting outstanding applicants is about more…

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Hiring Talent Is the Biggest Software Development Problem for Startups

By | Apr 11, 2017 at 2:20 pm

In the current climate, it’s not easy to get a job. Whereas candidates used to be able to lock down a position with a solid resumé and a charismatic smile, current applicants are put through arduous tests and stressful interviews just to be told…

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Is Your Career Path on Indeed’s List of 2017’s Top Jobs?

By | Mar 23, 2017 at 9:15 am

Indeed has released its “Best Jobs of 2017” list, opening a window into the coveted selection of career paths that are both high-paying and have an increasing demand. And, just as Indeed’s SVP of Product, Raj Mukherjee, predicted in my previous interview with him, tech jobs…

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5 Ways to Succeed at Your Next Whiteboard Interview

By | Mar 9, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Having a job interview on the books can be incredibly stressful. But if you’re expecting the interviewer to insist on the whiteboard to show off your abilities, it doesn’t have to be nerve wrecking. Mukai Matsiga of Galvanize provides some insight on how this portion of…

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What Prompts Millennials To Work For Any Company

By | Mar 1, 2017 at 5:50 pm

Many companies have the wrong perception about the millennial generation and believe that they can be seduced easily by offering monetary perks, free food and movie vouchers. How wrong they are! Millennials look for a lot more than just money and food in their jobs;…

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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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Report: Over Half of All Entrepreneurs Add Jobs to Economies Worldwide

By | Feb 6, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Jobs are a hot topic right now: Politicians are complaining about how few there are, how many there will be, and what areas of which countries need them the most. But when it comes to comprehensive answers, everyone’s pretty quiet. While we still don’t know whether…

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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…