Where the Jobs Are

When the government released its jobs report for September, the experts had a mixed reaction: the topline totals looked pretty good, yet still missed estimates. Here, we’ll delve a bit deeper into the report to see where the economy is doing better or worse at adding jobs.

First, we…

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Are We Switching Jobs More Often?

Employees may be switching jobs more often, according to new figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

BLS said that the median number of years that wage and salary workers had been with their current employer was 4.2 years in January 2016, down from 4.6 years…

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The Salary Negotiation

If you’re a job applicant, you should know that few things in the hiring process causes managers more anxiety than the salary negotiation.

According to research from staffing firm Robert Half, the salary negotiation can make or break the entire process.

When advertising and marketing executives were asked, “Which…

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Are Your “Soft Skills” Developed Enough?

Are you ready for a senior management role? Being the best at what you do isn’t enough; you also need to develop your “soft skills”.

Soft skills could also be defined as people skills. They are often under-appreciated and under-developed by those climbing the ladder in a…

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Career Planning: Here’s Where the Hot Jobs Are

Want a job with real growth prospects and good pay? Everyone does – which is why the staffing pros at Robert Half have released their 2017 Salary Guides.

According to the company, starting salaries for U.S. professional occupations are expected to increase 3.6 percent next year, with the technology…

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