Pumpkin spice lattes for everyone: It’s officially the start of National Staffing Employee Week! (Shouldn’t every week be national staffing employee week, though?)
All week long, from September 15 through September 21, the American Staffing Association is paying tribute to the millions of temporary and contract employees who are employed by staffing firms every business day. According to the ASA, these individuals are the “stars of our nation’s work force,” helping businesses fulfill needs in nearly every occupational sector, and 79 percent of them work full-time (35 hours or more per week).
New college graduates don’t have it easy today. Finding a new job is never a trip to Six Flags, but for individuals only beginning their job search – in a still-recovering job market – finding gainful employment can feel like torture.
Simply knowing where to start is half the battle. Thanks to new research from EMSI, a CareerBuilder company, that part of the equation is now a little bit easier: New findings published in CityLab reveal the best new places for college graduates to look for jobs
For its research, EMSI looked at roughly 320 occupations requiring post-secondary education (including bachelors’, masters’ and doctoral degrees, along with specialized training) across the 100 largest metros and ranked them in areas such as concentration of jobs and competition.
What sets a talent advisor apart from your typical human resources professional? Equal parts creative and analytical with a wide range of expertise in several areas, the talent advisor is redefining the role of HR. Get inside the brain of a talent advisor with this helpful infographic from CareerBuilder.
Do employees love working at your company? Do you wake up each day excited to go into work? If your company is doing great things, others should know about it – CareerBuilder in particular. Enter CareerBuilder's "What Makes My Company Great" contest. You could win you up to $50,000 in CareerBuilder Career Site enhancement services.
Creating a powerful job posting - one that not only captures job seekers' attention, but compels them to apply - is no small feat, given everything you need to communicate with very limited room to do so. Fortunately, the creatives at CareerBuilder have put together an infographic demonstrating what a powerful job posting looks like.
She had her fair share of critics, but no one can argue that Joan Rivers, who died Thursday at age 81, had a remarkable career, blazed a trail for women in comedy and left behind a legacy. Learn the secrets to her success.
Here’s a stat you won’t find on SportsCenter: Jobs in sports-related industries have increased by 12.6 percent between 2010 and 2014, while the overall national job market grew by 5.5 percent, according to a new report from CareerBuilder and EMSI. Sports-related jobs also demand higher-than-average salaries, with average earnings of $78,455 per year, compared to the national average of $57,947.
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