How One Student Prepared to Launch His Career

How One Student Prepared to Launch His Career

The following article is an excerpt from an upcoming new book called Come Out Swinging in which author Daif Said outlines the steps he took to help him land a great job out of college and a six figure salary by age 24. It's quite a journey.

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Jason Nazar from Comparably Talks Culture & Salaries

Jason Nazar from Comparably Talks Culture & Salaries

Jason Nazar is one of the most active tech entrepreneurs and investors in southern California, and is a popular contributor for Wall Street Journal, Forbes, INC, Fortune, and Business Insider. Currently he is co-founder/CEO of Comparably, an online platform that monitors the job industry and makes workplace compensation and culture dramatically more transparent. Prior to Comparably, he founded Docstoc -- the largest small business content site with over 50 million members -- today he joins the podcasts to chat about building a company culture and also salary negotiation tips.

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Six Smart Questions That Will Impress Your Recruiter

Six Smart Questions That Will Impress Your Recruiter

The end of the interview is getting nearer, and you are relieved after the energy draining session of questions you just went through. The recruiter seems more at ease, as well. However, they don’t stand up immediately, but instead ask you “Do you have any questions for me?” And this is where most candidates seek the easy way out and answer “No.” However, you should continue the interview a little longer.

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Careers 2016 - Realities & Remedies

Careers 2016 - Realities & Remedies

Back in 2009, I gravitated toward Twitter and Linkedin and gained expertise in those social platforms because I knew they would have a foothold in job searching. And so were podcasts-the revolution of learning. Two supposed trends that became mainstays and invaluable job search tools. As a seasoned career professional, I held unbridled faith that career issues would continue to evolve...

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Top States for Hidden Jobs in 2016

Top States for Hidden Jobs in 2016

Each year around this time we publish our top ten list of states that have made the most job announcements. These "hidden jobs" are news stories about companies who are planning to hire in the coming months or year. They could be opening a new plant or store, adding to its existing facilities or even seasonal job announcements. Leading the way for 2016 is the state of FLORIDA which has recorded 142k job announcements that have been uncovered by our researchers. 

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How I Got My Job - Simone Sterling

How I Got My Job - Simone Sterling

In this archived edition of How I Got My Job we profile Simone Sterling, a NYC based Sr Project Manager for a legal technology firm. Her job success came via a resume she had forgotten about on CareerBuilder. She’ll share her advice for other job seekers and list other tools that proved useful in her job search. (18 min)

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