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Self-blame and non-supporting job-seeker support groups are keeping from getting jobs

“The long-term unemployment rate is going down much more slowly than the overall unemployment rate,” notes Sharone, an assistant professor of work and employment relations at MIT’s Sloan School of Management. 262 more words


Embarrassing Job Interview Mistakes

Sometimes job applicants are memorable for the wrong reasons, a new OfficeTeam survey shows. Managers were asked to recount the most embarrassing job interview mistakes they have heard of or been witness to. 94 more words

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A bad job could be worse than unemployment

There’s a clear link between being engaged in “good work” and mental health. An important contribution to our understanding of this link has come from the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey in Australia. 303 more words

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Best Places to Work in 2015 according to Glassdoor

Glassdoor has announced our seventh annual Employees’ Choice Awards, honoring the Best Places to Work across the U.S. and the UK. Winners were determined by the people who know these companies best — their employees. 16 more words



I'll begin with a heads-up for John Zande. The first part of this might interest you, John, as I believe it meets a criterion you were asking about a while back. 1,201 more words


Job Search in December - The best time of the year

Savvy job-seekers might know how to write resumes and cover letters, but few are aware of this surprising fact: Contrary to popular belief, December is actually the best time of year to look for work! 129 more words

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