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19 Apr, 2017, 04:03 ET Immigrant Backlash Not Impacting Hiring of Job Candidates Born Outside the United States, Finds New CareerBuilder Survey

In the midst of ongoing debate around immigration, U.S. employers plan to reach beyond borders to help fill U.S. jobs. According to a new...


13 Apr, 2017, 04:02 ET The Skills Gap is Costing Companies Nearly $1 Million Annually, According to New CareerBuilder Survey

It's one of today's most vexing economic puzzles: Why can't employers find workers to fill their positions when approximately 7.5 million1...


31 Mar, 2017, 00:04 ET Half of Mature U.S. Workers Will Wait Until At Least Age 70 to Retire or Won't Retire at All

Is 70 becoming the new retirement age? According to a recent CareerBuilder survey, 30 percent of U.S. workers ages 60 and older plan to retire at...


24 Mar, 2017, 04:04 ET CareerBuilder and Emsi Release Top 10 Careers for Organizers

Organizers are pros at helping the world run. They're either in charge or right behind the ones who are so that they can use their multitasking...


23 Mar, 2017, 04:03 ET New CareerBuilder Study Debunks Major Myths Around Background Checks for Employers and Job Seekers

"Never judge a book by its cover." A common phrase that in terms of recruitment means something very unique. When it comes to selecting the best...


16 Mar, 2017, 04:04 ET 41 Percent of Employers Are Hiring College-Educated Workers for Positions That Had Been Primarily Held by Those with High School Degrees, Finds CareerBuilder Survey

Is a college degree the new high school diploma? According to a recent CareerBuilder survey, 38 percent of employers have raised their educational...


10 Mar, 2017, 04:04 ET Work Keeps Nearly Half of Workers Up at Night, According to New CareerBuilder Survey

Employers beware: the switch to daylight savings time this weekend may result in more yawning in the office and a potential dip in productivity....


07 Mar, 2017, 04:03 ET CareerBuilder and Emsi Release Top 10 Careers for Persuaders

Confident, outgoing, comfortable with (and even attracted to) risky situations, persuaders are usually found in business-oriented careers such as...


02 Mar, 2017, 04:04 ET CareerBuilder Unveils 15 Top Jobs for Younger Workers as it Kicks Off a Month Long Initiative to Help Students Find Their Calling

What do I want to do with my life? It is one of the most pressing and often overwhelming questions for America's youth —and CareerBuilder is...


24 Feb, 2017, 04:03 ET 83 Percent of Women Over 25 Who Plan to Have Children Are Postponing Starting a Family to Focus on Careers, Finds CareerBuilder Survey

First comes love, second comes marriage, then comes… delayed family plans? Eighty-three percent of women over the age of 25 who plan to have...


09 Feb, 2017, 04:04 ET Number of Workers Reporting Office Romances at a 10-Year High, Finds Annual CareerBuilder Valentine's Day Survey

Romantic relationships amongst co-workers may be more common than you think—and the numbers may be on the rise. According to CareerBuilder's annual...


02 Feb, 2017, 04:04 ET CareerBuilder Releases List of U.S. Cities With the Fastest-Aging Workforce

Is your city's workforce growing older or younger? CareerBuilder is out with a new study that explores employment trends for the 100 most populous...


31 Jan, 2017, 04:03 ET CareerBuilder and Emsi Release Top 10 Creative Jobs the Labor Market Needs -- That Will Actually Pay You

CHICAGO, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/-- Everyone knows the top-paying jobs are typically found in science and business. However, there are plenty of...


26 Jan, 2017, 04:03 ET CareerBuilder Survey Reveals This Year's Most Outrageous Employee Excuses for Being Late

Are you chronically late for work? The good news is, you're not alone. According to a new CareerBuilder survey, when asked how often they come in...


12 Jan, 2017, 04:04 ET CareerBuilder Releases Annual List of Strangest Interview and Body Language Mistakes

Interviews are vulnerable times. There aren't many things more nerve-wracking than walking into a room of people you desperately want to impress....


29 Dec, 2016, 04:03 ET Workers Reveal Plans to Land New Jobs in 2017, According to CareerBuilder Survey

A new year means new beginnings, new opportunities, new resolutions, and for some workers, a new job. According to a new CareerBuilder survey, more...


08 Dec, 2016, 04:05 ET CareerBuilder Survey Finds the Most Unusual Holiday Gifts Exchanged in the Workplace

Gift exchange events in the office can get really inappropriate, really fast – all it takes is one coworker to take the idea of a gag gift one step...


02 Dec, 2016, 04:04 ET CareerBuilder and Emsi Release Best Jobs for 2017

In the market for a new job in the New Year? CareerBuilder and Emsi compiled a list of the hottest jobs for 2017 based on three factors: 1)...


22 Nov, 2016, 04:04 ET 53% of Employees Are Using Time at Work to Shop Online, Increase From Last Year, Finds Annual CareerBuilder Survey

In the next few weeks workers will be tempted to peruse the Internet for killer discounts, but they need to remember, the boss may be watching....


17 Nov, 2016, 04:03 ET More than 1 in 4 Employers Do Not Conduct Background Checks of All New Employees, According to CareerBuilder Survey

Ever wonder why companies often take so long in deciding which candidate to hire for a particular position? Consider this: the cost of bringing on...


15 Nov, 2016, 15:00 ET CareerBuilder Announces Collaboration With Plans to Use Google Cloud Machine Learning to Make Job Search Faster and Easier

For more than 20 years, CareerBuilder has driven innovation in the human capital space by building sophisticated technology from the ground up and...


09 Nov, 2016, 12:00 ET Annual CareerBuilder Survey Finds That Hiring Veterans Remains a Strong Focus, but Veteran Job Satisfaction Takes a Dip

Having one of the largest forces in the world, caring for U.S. veterans when they leave the military includes helping them find gainful...


03 Nov, 2016, 00:05 ET CareerBuilder Survey Asks Workers Which Presidential Candidate They Would Prefer as Their Boss

Citizens across the United States are preparing to cast their ballot on Tuesday, November 8 and bring an end to what has been a very contentious...


27 Oct, 2016, 00:01 ET CareerBuilder Releases New Study on Which Cities are Most Likely and Least Likely to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse

If there was a zombie apocalypse, would your city prevail or be overrun by the walking dead? Just in time for Halloween, CareerBuilder is answering...


20 Oct, 2016, 00:04 ET CareerBuilder's Annual Study Reveals This Year's Craziest Excuses for Calling in Sick

While calling in sick, when you are feeling just fine, is not a new phenomenon in the office, slightly less workers say they have done it over the...