Monday, Jun 17, 2019
Dear college graduate:
Welcome to the working world! The good news: You’re entering the hottest job market in half a century. The bad news: Your first step onto the corporate ladder could still be a tough one.
Friday, Jun 14, 2019
What’s an unexpectedly well-paid job?
Friday, Jun 7, 2019
In the U.S., a college degree has usually meant financial security. But increased competition and overwhelming student debt are making that outcome less of a given.
That has spurred a feeling among many graduates that the qualification wasn’t worth the time, effort or money.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
You give notice, but your employer declines your resignation and fires you on the spot. What happens to your unemployment benefits? Human Resource investigates.
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
But if you find yourself staring down an opportunity and wondering whether you are capable, please step into the batter’s box and take a few swings. Reasonable qualification gaps can be closed quickly once you start the work and jump into the code.
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
A reader who prefers to remain anonymous — but whose career we think did a lot of good — passed us this list of advice which they were grateful to have received, or wish they’d been given when they were younger.
Monday, Apr 29, 2019
Businesses have never done as much hiring as they do today. They’ve never spent as much money doing it. And they’ve never done a worse job of it.
Thursday, Apr 18, 2019
I’m going to let you in to three TOP SECRET rules for getting hired. These are the hidden techniques used by TOP interviewers…
Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019
I’m a shy person regarding this question, I have a friend that his method is “I have another offer, can you matched? or I’ll leave” and got a raise 3⁄4 times.
Tuesday, Apr 9, 2019
Learn to sell, learn to build. If you can do both, you will be unstoppable.
Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019
I found myself Googling whether to leave my job — while leading PR at Google.
Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019
A few months ago, I tweeted asking if people had questions about design interviewing. The interview and evaluation process can often feel like a black box, so I wanted to offer some transparency and advice based on my experience being an interviewer and hiring manager at Dropbox.
Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
You might have read about Support-Driven Growth (SDG) and wondered to yourself, “How do I get in on that action?!” I was once that person, too. I started at Help Scout on our Customers team, and recently I moved into a Support-Driven Growth role. Today I’m here to dish out some insights on what it’s like to work in SDG, and to share some ways you can start to shape your own role toward something similar.
Monday, Feb 18, 2019
We looked at all the blockchain jobs that have been listed on Cryptocurrency Jobs to estimate the average base salary for technical and non-technical roles in the blockchain industry across Asia, Canada, Europe, and the U.S. We created a separate category for remote blockchain jobs.
Friday, Feb 1, 2019
Why linking your work to your interests can do more harm than good.
Tuesday, Jan 29, 2019
In the six days from August 13th to August 20th, 2018, I interviewed at LinkedIn, Yelp, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and Google and got all six job offers.
Monday, Jan 28, 2019
Employers flood the ranking site with 5-star postings requested from enthusiastic staffers, leading to unusual spikes, a WSJ investigation found.
Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019
Whether you’re a designer or someone in any creative field, these are a few bite-sized pieces of advice to help you level up on your career.
Monday, Jan 14, 2019
Writing a resume is hard. Yet even today, most job applications require resumes to be considered for a position. The true goal behind a resume is to market yourself. You are your best advocate. You must create a resume that can advocate for you even when compared with many other qualified candidates.
Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019
In this three-part blog post I’m going to describe my advice to a job-seeker trying to break into the tech industry.