Articles about Job Search
Survey: Hearing about layoffs would make 44% of Americans look elsewhere
"The good news is that this and the top frustrations that job seekers have with the recruitment process can all be improved by any employer of any size."
Five wholesale club shopping strategies that may help with your job search
Experts say there can be “takeaways” from a shopping club that can be used in a job search. Here are some points to help you score some deals.
15 companies in Chicago this month hiring for $100K positions like crazy
Ladders compiled a list of the top 15 companies hiring for $100K jobs right now in Chicago and surrounding areas.
15 companies in Los Angeles this month hiring for $100K positions like crazy
Ladders compiled a list of the top 15 companies hiring for $100K jobs right now in Los Angeles and the surrounding areas.
How to negotiate a job offer during the interview
It's an all-too-common negotiation challenge: How to handle the mid-interview salary question. It’s such a sticky sitch!
ACLU says Facebook allowed employers to post job ads that excluded women
The ACLU complaint argues that Facebook is not just a middleman for jobs, but acts as an employment agency and is therefore liable.
How to ‘sell yourself’ in an interview without being an egomaniac
There's a fine line between under- and over-selling yourself to a potential employer and kill your chances of being considered for the job.
Make your resume more like a blockbuster movie
So, how can you make your resume more tempting at first glance? Catch their interest from the first minute. We're here to help.
This is how to answer ‘why should we hire you?’ (according to experts)
Directly tackling one of, by far, the most popular interview questions that comes up for a potential new hire and how you should be answering it.
6 cover letter mistakes that might be ruining your career
With your cover letter, you are basically selling yourself. Having one that’s impressive is not an easy task to pull but most certainly worth it.
These are the 15 cities with the most $100K+ jobs in September 2018
Ladders put together a list of the 15 cities hiring the most $100K+ jobs in September using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs.
3 ways to stay calm when you’re anxious about a big career opportunity
You truly deserve the new opportunity that's coming your way, but how you feel won't change until you actually start believing it.
11 bad and outdated job-hunting tips you should stop believing
There are job search tips that you might still receive that are just ... bad. Some tips are simply outdated and need to be ignored.
Survey: 10% of Americans say they’ve ‘had their phone out’ during a job interview
While in the office, 25% of respondents admit they check their phone at least once every hour and 20% check every 20 minutes.
The biggest hiring challenges we’re all facing today, according to 15 hiring experts
We went and asked some seasoned hiring managers and recruiters what their thoughts are about today’s biggest hiring challenges.
Top recruiters dish 8 interview mistakes to avoid
Who better to ask the do's and don'ts of interview mistakes and the processthen the vice president and senior account manager of Career Group Companies.
Sick of your job? These companies will pay you to quit
The quit incentive sounds counterintuitive but it demonstrates that these companies are prioritizing commitment to the job over mindless output.
15 companies in New York City this month hiring for $100K positions like crazy
Using data from its continuously updated database of jobs, Ladders compiled a list of the top 15 companies hiring for $100K jobs right now in New York.
What to do when you’re fired: The 10-point plan
If you find yourself fired from your own loved or loathed job, here are 10 things you probably should do according to experts.
13 online career courses you can do from the comfort of home
Here are 13 online career courses that may help get you on your way to more success while working remotely or from home.
4 ways job searching is a whole lot like dating
Here are 4 specific ways job searching is like dating, along with how you can stand out during the hiring process using some of the same tactics.
If you are reading this, you are already ahead
Like many people who invest a lot in their education, she assumed that literally every single other person looking for a new job is doing the same.
These are the Top 15 companies hiring for $100K+ jobs in September 2018
To help you find what you are looking for, Ladders has put together this list of companies hiring for the highest paying jobs as of September 2018.
These are the most desirable jobs in 2018, according to Tinder swipes
Tinder relies on first impressions, and according to a new list, there are some careers that are more immediately desirable than others.
Survey: This is the most common reason job seekers abandon applications
Ghosting employers is nothing new, but a new survey shows that the most popular reason why job seekers abandon applications is to accept another job.