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Jan 29, 2015, 05:00 ET

"My Car Trunk Was Stolen:" The Most Bizarre Late-to-Work Excuses Revealed in New CareerBuilder Survey

 Getting to work on time can be hard enough without the added obstacles imposed by car trunk thieves, gas station stick-ups and shower mishaps....

Jan 15, 2015, 05:00 ET

Employers Tell All: The Most Unusual Interview Mishaps and Biggest Body Language Mistakes, According to CareerBuilder Survey

 Much like a highly anticipated first date, a job interview can go from pure potential to pure disaster in mere minutes. In a new survey from...

Jan 09, 2015, 05:00 ET

Finding a New Job Among New Year's Resolutions at Work, According to CareerBuilder Survey

Is finding a new job on your list of New Year's resolutions? You're not alone. Thirty percent of workers reported that they regularly search for...

Jan 01, 2015, 05:00 ET

Thirty-six Percent of Employers Plan to Hire Full-Time, Permanent Employees in the New Year, CareerBuilder's Annual Forecast Finds

Companies will be ringing in the New Year with more job openings, according to CareerBuilder's annual job forecast. More than one third of...

Dec 22, 2014, 05:00 ET

CareerBuilder Most Frequently Named "Favorite Vendor" Among Staffing Firms, Finds Survey

CareerBuilder – the global leader in human capital solutions – was recommended as a "favorite vendor" among staffing firms more than...

Dec 10, 2014, 05:00 ET

CareerBuilder Releases the Most Unusual Holiday Gifts Exchanged at the Workplace

There's no party like a workplace holiday party, because workplace holiday parties…get awkward. CareerBuilder's annual holiday survey asked...

Dec 08, 2014, 05:00 ET
Source: CareerBuilder and EMSI. To view detailed data and an interactive, embeddable version of this and other charts from the report, visit EMSI's blog.

CareerBuilder and EMSI Report: Fewer workers moving between jobs; tech job market churn rates more resilient during and after the recession

 In a given year, tens of millions of people will leave jobs – either voluntarily or via layoff – and tens of millions of people...

Nov 30, 2014, 05:00 ET

Senior-level employees more likely to shop online during work hours than other employees, finds annual CareerBuilder survey

Companies attempting to limit the online-shopping productivity drain this holiday season may need to start in the corner office, according to...

Nov 20, 2014, 05:00 ET

CareerBuilder Releases Top Jobs for 2015 That Don't Require a College Degree and Those That Do

 Looking for a new job in the New Year? CareerBuilder partnered with Economic Modeling Specialists Intl. (EMSI) to compile a list of hot jobs...

Nov 13, 2014, 05:00 ET

One Third of Part-Time Workers Struggling to Find Full-Time Work, CareerBuilder Study Finds

Even as full-time, permanent employment gets closer to pre-recession levels, part-time workers are still struggling to find full-time jobs....

Nov 11, 2014, 04:00 ET

CareerBuilder Veterans Day Survey: More employers actively recruiting veterans; fewer veteran workers report underemployment

Following years of high unemployment, the hiring outlook for recent U.S. veterans may have finally turned the corner. One third of employers (33...

Oct 29, 2014, 05:00 ET

CareerBuilder Releases List of 10 Jobs American Workers Fear Most

 When it comes to what some of America's workers fear most, looking death in the face has nothing on public speaking, exposure to germs or...

Oct 23, 2014, 05:00 ET

CareerBuilder Releases This Year's Most Unbelievable Excuses for Calling in Sick

From claiming they need the day to fix some botched plastic surgery to saying they accidentally got on a plane, America's workers have either had...

Oct 16, 2014, 04:00 ET
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CareerBuilder & Economic Modeling Specialists report: Which job is most unique to your state?

 In the sprawling United States economy, the types of jobs that define entire regions are as diverse as the geographies that shape borders and...

Oct 09, 2014, 04:00 ET

51 percent of employed 2014 college grads are in jobs that don't require a degree, finds CareerBuilder survey

 Several months removed from spring graduation, the majority of Class of 2014 college graduates are currently working; however, about half (51...

Oct 08, 2014, 06:15 ET

CareerBuilder Study Reveals 5 Technology-Related Barriers That Are Killing Your Candidate Experience

Employers spend a good deal of time and money on building a candidate experience that will keep their talent pipelines well-stocked, but how much...

Oct 08, 2014, 06:00 ET

CareerBuilder Launches Uplifting Video Series of Inspiring Stories at Work

 Every day, people are inspired to do something extraordinary in their jobs. They follow their passion, invent new possibilities and better the...

Oct 02, 2014, 05:00 ET

CareerBuilder Forecast Reveals Good Prospects for Seasonal and Permanent Hiring in the Fourth Quarter

Workers who are in the market for a new job before year-end may have more opportunities to choose from, according to CareerBuilder's latest...

Sep 25, 2014, 03:00 ET

62 percent of employers think minimum wage should be increased, finds new CareerBuilder survey

 With state, local, and midterm elections just five weeks away, the minimum wage remains one of the nation's top socioeconomic and political...

Sep 18, 2014, 06:00 ET

Office Bullying Plagues Workers Across Races, Job Levels and Educational Attainment, According to CareerBuilder's New Study

Is the office the new playground for bullies? Twenty-eight percent of workers reported they have felt bullied at work - nearly one in five (19...