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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...

Mar 12, 2015, 05:00 ET

The Secret Lives of CEOs and Senior Leaders: New CareerBuilder Survey Reveals Common Characteristics of Senior Management

 CEOs: They're just like us (for the most part). While movies and TV want us to believe every company's senior executives travel via...

Feb 26, 2015, 05:00 ET

Majority of Support Staff Workers Have Overheard Confidential Conversations at Work, New CareerBuilder Survey Finds

You couldn't do your job without them. They clean your workplace, transfer your calls, deliver your mail, keep your building secure and make sure...

Feb 19, 2015, 04:00 ET

Number of Senior Workers Delaying Retirement Reaches New Post-Recession Low

 The improving economy is bolstering dreams of retirement for many Americans. According to CareerBuilder's annual retirement survey, the number...

Feb 11, 2015, 05:00 ET

Workers Name Their Top Office Romance Deal Breakers in New CareerBuilder Survey

 From Sam and Diane on 'Cheers' to Olivia Pope and the President on 'Scandal,' office romances have always made for good TV. Perhaps that's why...

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...