Category Archives: Career Development

Old-school employers like AT&T, Cisco, and Microsoft may offer the best career advancement

  By Sam Becker October 17, 2022   It’s not easy to live up to the standards of new generations, particularly for those who’ve been around for decades. But some of corporate America’s largest and oldest companies are finding ways to roll with the punches, and are earning high marks for being places where workers … Continue reading Old-school employers like AT&T, Cisco, and Microsoft may offer the best career advancement

‘Quiet quitting’ isn’t the problem. Exhausted workers are just too afraid to leave their jobs

  By Shalene Gupta October 13, 2022 Inflation rose by 9% this June as salaries increased by only 5%. Meanwhile, the housing market is down and employees everywhere are taking stock of their wallets and budgets. Joblist, an AI-powered job search platform, conducted a study of 19,000 job seekers across the United States to get … Continue reading ‘Quiet quitting’ isn’t the problem. Exhausted workers are just too afraid to leave their jobs

Job seekers: A 50-year-old social theory could be the key to your success on LinkedIn

By Sam Becker September 15, 2022 Many people likely turn to their family members or friends for help when starting a job search. But according to a new study, which looked at how social media and the labor market mesh, it may be more beneficial to skip over our strong connections and consider those on … Continue reading Job seekers: A 50-year-old social theory could be the key to your success on LinkedIn

Is my job recession proof? Low unemployment is a saving grace, but some industries are safer bets

By Sam Becker July 29, 2022   The latest GDP figures show that the U.S. economy contracted 0.9% during Q2 of 2022, marking the second-straight quarter of negative economic growth. By many definitions, that means the American economy is in a recession—though there are other factors at play, and nothing’s official until the National Bureau … Continue reading Is my job recession proof? Low unemployment is a saving grace, but some industries are safer bets

Exciting International Employment Solution Fuels Overseas Expansion

Exciting International Employment Solution Fuels Overseas Expansion Brad Anderson / 28 Jul 2022   Spurred by increased international employment, global expansion seems to be everywhere. Case in point: Comparably shows that Squarespace is making inroads around the world. Rahi is entering Africa. And Elsevier is heading deeper into India. It’s not hard to understand why … Continue reading Exciting International Employment Solution Fuels Overseas Expansion

Will I regret leaving my job? This new employee survey might surprise you

By Shalene Gupta July 12, 2022 It’s been an employees’ market recently. Since January, the market has added 1.7 million jobs. However, according to a new report from job search platform Joblist, which surveyed over 11,000 job seekers, many aren’t feeling that rosy about the job world:   80% expect the U.S. will enter a … Continue reading Will I regret leaving my job? This new employee survey might surprise you