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Aug 14, 2014, 03:00 ET

CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists List the Best Paying Jobs for Workers with High School Degrees

 U.S. workers with only a high school diploma face an unemployment rate nearly twice that of college educated workers (6.1 to 3.1) and earn...

Aug 07, 2014, 04:00 ET

Fifty-eight Percent of Employers Have Caught a Lie on a Resume, According to a New CareerBuilder Survey

 The pressure to stand out in a sea of applicants may tempt job seekers to be less than honest on their resumes, but is it worth the risk?...

Jul 31, 2014, 05:00 ET

One in Five Companies Have Replaced Workers with Technology, According to New Research from CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists Intl

 Is automation a job killer or creator? Both, according to new research from CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists Intl (EMSI). In a...

Jul 24, 2014, 04:00 ET

CareerBuilder Salary Survey Asks Workers What They Need to Earn to Feel Successful

 Income growth for American workers has been largely stagnant during the economic recovery, and a new CareerBuilder survey on salaries confirms...

Jul 17, 2014, 11:00 ET

Half of U.S. Workers Would Keep Working if They Won the Lottery, Finds CareerBuilder Survey

 If you won the lottery, would you keep working? While some may dream of hitting it big and leaving their office behind them, a new study from...

Jul 10, 2014, 05:00 ET

Permanent and Temporary Hiring to Increase in the Back Half of 2014, According to CareerBuilder's Midyear Job Forecast

CareerBuilder's Midyear Job Forecast points to sustained job growth in the second half of 2014. Nearly half of U.S. employers plan to add...

Jul 02, 2014, 05:00 ET

CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists Release Top 10 Metros With the Highest Gains in Share of U.S. Jobs

 In the years following the recession, a number of metros have become more competitive, capturing a larger share of the total jobs added in the...

Jun 26, 2014, 04:00 ET

Number of Employers Passing on Applicants Due to Social Media Posts Continues to Rise, According to New CareerBuilder Survey

 More employers are turning to social networking sites to find additional information on potential candidates – and they're not entirely...

Jun 19, 2014, 04:00 ET

Workers Grade Their Bosses, Share Most Unusual Boss Requests in New CareerBuilder Survey

 A bad boss is a classic cause of grief at the workplace, but just how common are they? According to a new CareerBuilder survey, a majority of...

Jun 12, 2014, 06:00 ET

CareerBuilder Study Reveals Top Ten Productivity Killers at Work

 What causes workers to waste the most time at the office? Texting? Surfing the Web? Chatting with co-workers around the water cooler? New...

Jun 05, 2014, 04:00 ET

CareerBuilder & EMSI Report: In Jobs Recovery, Boomers Make Up Growing Share of Workforce while Millennial Employment Lags

The jobs recovery has put spotlights on two large sections of the labor force: workers nearing the end of their careers and young adults just...

May 22, 2014, 05:00 ET

New CareerBuilder Study Explores the Perks and Pitfalls of Working in a Desk Job Vs. a Non-Desk Job

What are the advantages and disadvantages of working in a desk job vs. a non-desk job? Which workers are happier, are less stressed or earn more?...

May 15, 2014, 05:00 ET

Nearly One-Third of Employers Expect Workers to Job-Hop

 Does job-hopping (working for various employers for a short period of time) carry the same stigma in today's job market? Not necessarily,...

May 08, 2014, 06:00 ET

CareerBuilder's Mother's Day Survey Explores How Working Moms and Dads Compare in Salary, Title and Job Satisfaction

With many moms and dads serving as the sole financial providers in their households, CareerBuilder's latest research takes a closer look at how...

May 01, 2014, 04:00 ET

CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists Report Explores Sectors and Metros Driving the Construction Jobs Recovery

 While U.S. construction employment is still behind lofty pre-recession highs, many areas of the industry are reporting steady job growth,...

Apr 24, 2014, 04:00 ET

Majority of Companies Plan to Hire Recent College Graduates This Year, But Are Those Graduates Prepared?

 Graduation season is upon us, and this year graduates can expect to find improving job prospects. A new study from CareerBuilder and...

Apr 17, 2014, 04:00 ET

New CareerBuilder Survey Finds Majority of Workers Feel They Are Overweight

 As the polar vortex finally releases its grip on the U.S. and beach season is no longer a mirage, workers are examining their physical fitness...

Apr 10, 2014, 06:00 ET

Overwhelming Majority of Companies Say Soft Skills Are Just as Important as Hard Skills, According to a New CareerBuilder Survey

 Don't skimp on soft skills when writing your resume. The vast majority of employers - 77 percent - believe that soft skills (less tangible...

Apr 03, 2014, 06:00 ET

U.S. Hiring to Stay on a Steady Course, According to CareerBuilder's Q2 Job Forecast

The U.S. jobs outlook for the second quarter is akin to last year's forecast, but certain industries are expected to outperform the national...

Apr 01, 2014, 19:00 ET

CareerBuilder Acquires Broadbean to Bring Exciting New Recruitment Technologies to Global Markets

CareerBuilder announced today that it is acquiring Broadbean, a leader in job distribution, candidate sourcing and big data analytics software....