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Jul 23, 2015, 05:00 ET

Are We Becoming 24-Hour Workers? CareerBuilder Survey Explores the Demise of 9 to 5

A new CareerBuilder survey indicates that, much like flip phones and fax machines, the traditional eight-hour work day may be on its way out. More...

Jul 21, 2015, 09:00 ET

CareerBuilder Joins Forces with Textkernel to Deliver Powerful, Multilingual Semantic Search and Matching Technologies to Recruiters

 CareerBuilder announced today that it has acquired a majority stake in Textkernel, a leading-edge software company providing semantic...

Jul 09, 2015, 05:00 ET

U.S. Workers to See an Upswing in Hiring in the Back Half of 2015, According to CareerBuilder's Midyear Job Forecast

At the halfway point in 2015, both employers and job seekers are feeling confident in their prospects, according to CareerBuilder's Midyear U.S....

Jul 07, 2015, 13:51 ET

CareerBuilder Survey Reveals New Era in CEO-Human Resources Relationship

 It's a brand new day for HR executives, according to a new CareerBuilder survey of U.S. CEOs. In a complex post-recession job market with a...

Jul 02, 2015, 05:00 ET

Employers Reveal the Top Factors Preventing Workers' Chance of Promotion in New CareerBuilder Survey

You come in early and leave late, you never miss a deadline, and your clients love you. So why haven't you gotten a promotion already? A recent...

Jun 25, 2015, 05:00 ET

CareerBuilder Officially Unveils New Pre-Hire Platform That is Redefining the Recruitment Industry

 You think you know CareerBuilder? Think again. Fast becoming a major disruptor in the recruitment industry, CareerBuilder is evolving from top...

Jun 11, 2015, 05:00 ET

New CareerBuilder Survey Reveals the Most Common and Strangest Productivity Killers at Work

 From hiding in the bathroom to testing the powers of hypnosis, some workers will do just about anything to avoid doing actual work while on...

Jun 04, 2015, 05:00 ET

CareerBuilder Reveals Hot Industries for Job Growth Over the Next Five Years

 Looking to find a new job, make a career change or declare a major? CareerBuilder released a new list of industries that are expected to add...

May 28, 2015, 02:00 ET

Since 2010, 28 metros have seen at least half its new jobs created in occupations that pay a living wage, according to CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists analysis

 Led by Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas and Detroit, Michigan, 28 U.S. metros saw at least 50 percent of its new jobs since 2010 created in...

May 21, 2015, 05:00 ET

Nationwide Study from CareerBuilder Reveals Six Facts Every Employer Should Know About the Candidate Experience

Whether it's keeping candidates guessing as to where they are in the application process or simply neglecting to acknowledge their application,...

May 21, 2015, 04:00 ET

Fifty-three percent of employers offering summer jobs have openings that pay twice the federal minimum wage, according to annual CareerBuilder job forecast

 Summer jobs are returning at a faster pace this year and, in many cases, are paying well beyond the federal minimum wage of $7.25. Fifty-three...

May 14, 2015, 03:00 ET

35 percent of employers less likely to interview applicants they can't find online, according to annual CareerBuilder social media recruitment survey

 Avoiding a professional online presence may be hurting your chances of finding a new job. More than one third of employers (35 percent) say...

May 07, 2015, 05:00 ET

Nearly 80 Percent of Working Moms Believe They Can Have It All, But What Does That Really Mean? CareerBuilder's Annual Mother's Day Survey Takes a Closer Look

 Can working parents really have it all, achieving success in both their careers and as parents? A resounding 78 percent of working moms and 83...

Apr 30, 2015, 04:00 ET

Nearly 6 in 10 Workers Feel They Are Overweight, Finds Annual CareerBuilder Survey

The workplace has long been an enabler of Americans' ever-expanding waistlines, and according to an annual survey by CareerBuilder, the stresses...

Apr 23, 2015, 05:00 ET

Companies Planning to Hire More Recent College Graduates This Year and Pay Them Better, According to CareerBuilder Survey

As graduation season approaches, soon-to-be college alumni will have more to celebrate than just the end of term papers and final exams: Ample job...

Apr 16, 2015, 04:00 ET

High-paying non-desk jobs don't always require a four-year degree, finds CareerBuilder analysis

 Millions of Americans earn their living from behind a desk and computer screen, and while that's a reality only likely to expand over the...

Apr 09, 2015, 05:00 ET

1 in 5 Employers Have Unknowingly Asked an Illegal Interview Question, CareerBuilder Survey Finds

 Job seekers may think they're the only ones sweating the job interview – afraid they'll say the wrong thing or answer inappropriately...

Apr 02, 2015, 05:00 ET

Thirty-two Percent of Employers Plan to Hire Full-Time, Permanent Employees in the Second Quarter, CareerBuilder's Forecast Finds

Small businesses and their larger counterparts plan to step up hiring activity in the second quarter, according to CareerBuilder's latest forecast....

Mar 26, 2015, 04:00 ET
Mar 16, 2015, 03:00 ET

CareerBuilder Analysis Finds Easiest Places to Get a Drink in the US

 Basketball tournaments, spring break vacations and holiday festivities make this time of March an especially busy season for drinking...