Career

unemployment

3 Things the Long-Term Unemployed Must Do for Their Job Search

9:00 am, July 23, 2014

Yes, it's a tough slog looking for work over a long period. But keep cool, explore all options and don't give up — and try these tips.

workplace

6 Ways to Ensure You Arrive at Work Ready to Take on the Day

7:30 am, July 23, 2014

Spend your morning commute revving up or relaxing so you'll be ready to rock and roll once you get to the office.

workplace

More Unemployed Execs Are Launching Startups as Jobs Become Scarce

10:09 am, July 22, 2014

Unemployment rate in nearly 100 metro areas falls to 5% or less, close to "full employment."

workplace

7 Fashion Crimes to Avoid This Summer at the Office

7:30 am, July 21, 2014

Don't let your summer attire make your boss or clients question your professional judgment.

workplace

How to Prepare for a Layoff

4:55 am, July 21, 2014

We're not out of the woods yet. Here are some essential rules for your emergency fund and beyond.

workplace

Company Rewards Employees for Not Using the Bathroom During the Entire Workday

9:06 am, July 17, 2014

Employees have been disciplined for "excessive use" of bathroom breaks.

health care

Obamacare Might Have Solved 'Job Lock' for 40% of Workers

9:00 am, July 17, 2014

Obamacare may have ended workers' fears about leaving a job because health insurance would disappear with it, or so-called 'job lock.'

job hunting

Do You Have to Reveal a Criminal Record When Applying for a Job?

11:35 am, July 16, 2014

"Ban the Box" campaign aims to remove application questions regarding a criminal history.

workplace

Support Grows for the 4-Day Workweek

9:00 am, July 16, 2014

There's increasing call for the four-day workweek, including from millionaire investors -- especially the unmarried women among them.

workplace

How Grads Guarantee They Don't Get the Job They Want

7:30 am, July 16, 2014

Here are the most common mistakes recent grads make that prevent them from landing their dream job (or any job at all).

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