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San Francisco, New York City are top destinations for workers who want to move, while Providence, R.I and San Jose have the highest percentage of workers applying to other cities. Glassdoor , one of the world's largest job and recruiting sites, released a new economic research study today revealing that more than a quarter (28.5 percent) of applications on Glassdoor were to jobs outside of an applicant's current metro. The...
ON Partners, the results-driven retained executive search firm, today announced the results of its Digital Jobs Index for the first quarter of 2018. Bay Area employment increased at a rapid pace, with over 4,375 new jobs added in the software and internet sectors for a 2.1% employment gain. New York City showed a 1.8% gain and added almost 1,280 jobs, while Boston’s headcount growth was slower at 1.1%, with an increase in headcount of...
Global sports entertainment leader  Topgolf ®  today announced hiring plans for its 43rd location, which will open late summer 2018. Approximately 500 new jobs have been posted online at  topgolf.com/careers , and MISSION: Ambition auditions begin in three weeks. A Topgolf MISSION: Ambition hiring event is one of the most unique ways one will ever interview for a job. Cloaked in mystery, but full of intrigue, these...
Whether you’re a seasoned professional looking to advance your career, or a college student hoping to score your first internship, searching for a job in today’s job market can be daunting. Since the average job listing attracts over 250 resumes , it’s more important than ever to find a way to differentiate yourself from the crowd. Establishing and maintaining a strong personal brand is the perfect way to impress hiring...
MicroStrategy ®  Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software, today announced it has renewed the lease for its Fairfax County headquarters at 1850 Towers Crescent Plaza, and plans to invest $6 million in capital improvements. The investment includes plans to hire 300 employees for R&D, Sales, Marketing, and Services roles over several years, and undertake initiatives...
Terminix ® , a leading provider of termite and pest control services in the United States and a ServiceMaster ®  (NYSE:SERV) company, today announced its National Hiring Day event, taking place this Saturday, March 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. across company branch locations and call centers nationwide. As temperatures rise, so do the requests for pest management services. Through this national hiring event, Terminix aims to fill...
Home furnishings online retailer plans to open a new customer service center in Big Flats, NY Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W), one of the world's largest online destinations for home furnishings and décor, today announced the opening of a new customer service center in Big Flats, New York. Wayfair will hire for more than 450 full-time customer service and sales roles in the new location as it scales its world-class service operations to...
With casual dress codes, increased flexibility, and remote workers, most businesses are less traditional than they once were. Yet, according to a survey from staffing firm Accountemps, one job search practice that maintains its importance is the thank-you note. When making a decision about who to hire, eighty percent of human resources (HR) managers state that they take thank-you messages into account. Unfortunately, the survey found that...
According to job and recruiting site  Glassdoor , the annual median base pay in  the United States  grew 1.0 percent year over year (YOY) in  February 2018  to  $51,975 . The  Glassdoor Local Pay Reports  show pay growth is up from a revised 0.6 percent growth last month. Pay growth peaked more than a year ago in  January 2017  at a revised 3.4 percent. The biggest declines in YOY pay...
Acing an interview is an important step in landing a job, but it's no easy feat, and your time to show yourself off is limited. According to a new CareerBuilder survey conducted by The Harris Poll, around half of employers (49 percent) know within the first five minutes of an interview if a candidate is a good or bad fit for a position, and only 8 percent make up their mind within a half hour or longer. This survey was conducted online by...
JobFairing is pleased to bring job seekers a new way to find work. Through a partnership with Jobg8, a company that works with multiple job boards, we now offer free email job alerts. You can sign up for them here by keyword or job title .
Job opportunities in 2018 should be abundant – with demand outpacing supply for certain positions, says a new CareerCast  report  on the toughest jobs to fill. The Bureau of Labor Statistics says that we will need an additional 777,600 Personal Care Aides, 255,400 more Application Software Developers and 108,400 truck drivers by 2026. CareerCast.com's 2018  report  on the 10 toughest jobs to fill focuses on some...