3 notoriously tough interview questions (and how to answer them)
09/08/2017
A job interview can be daunting, especially if it’s your first one. Being able to anticipate what the interviewer will ask, and preparing your responses in advance, can be the key to showing up strong and confident and securing a job offer. In April 2016, a CareerBuilder survey noted that close to 70 percent of employers said they planned to hire new employees right out of college. With employers eager to hire and the competition fierce for jobs, it’s more crucial than ever for...

Fake Jobs At Real Companies
09/08/2017
Scammers are pretending that they work for well-known companies and then are stealing job seekers’ identities and savings. What happens: The scammer spreads the word about a job opening at a real company—often a well-respected company. The scammer might do this by sending e-mails to potential applicants…posting ads on job-search websites…and/or reaching out to potential applicants through social-network websites such as LinkedIn. In each case, a “job...

Google to Get Into Job Search Business
05/25/2017
Google announced last week that it’s launching a jobs search engine in the U.S. The service will focus on all types of jobs – from entry-level and service industry positions to high-end professional jobs. It will also leverage Google technologies like machine learning and A.I. to better understand how jobs are classified and related, among other things. Google CEO Sundar Pichai gave a brief preview of the job search engine, called “Google for Jobs,” at Google’s...