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Young boss, old worker more common, says CareerBuilder

Young boss, old worker more common, says CareerBuilder

At a time when the number of seniors in the U.S. is growing by leaps and bounds and the economy is encouraging them to stay in the workplace, it's probably not surprising that a new CareerBuilder survey found one third of workers were older than their supervisors. The report also discloses some interesting tidbits about generational work habits and communication styles


CareerBuilder enhances data, analysis via EMSI acquisition

CareerBuilder enhances data, analysis via EMSI acquisition

With the acquisition of  recruitment software firm Economic Modeling Specialists International, CareerBuilder hopes to expand its employment data and labor market analysis services to recruiters and hiring managers.  A company spokesperson told AIM Group that all 60 EMSI employees will be retained, and the subsidiary will remain in Moscow, Idaho. New staff will be hired as needed.  While EMSI



Don’t curse if you want a promotion, says CareerBuilder

Swearing at Work Can Harm Your Career Prospects, Finds CareerBuilder Survey

Chicago, July 25, 2012 – Employees who make frequent contributions to the swear jar may lose more than loose change; they may lose out on a promotion. Sixty-four percent of employers said that they’d think less of an employee who repeatedly uses curse words, and 57 per


A Facebook job board? Cheesman says: Forget it!

A Facebook job board? Cheesman says: Forget it!

There’s talk and speculation about possible plans by Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) to launch a job board. Blogger Joel Cheesman, a former VP of Jobing.com and a long-time observer of the online recruitment advertising scene, says it’s a bad idea: The digerati are abuzz over a recent Wall Street Journal story claiming Facebook is close to launching its



U.S. 2012 hiring to improve, says CareerBuilder

CareerBuilder's Mid-Year Job Forecast Points to a Better Hiring Picture in the Back Half of 2012

CHICAGO, July 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- While the jobs recovery continues to lag that of previous recessions, the outlook for the back half of 2012 shows continued improvement over 2011.  Forty-four percent of private sector employers repo



CareerBuilder Dispels Five Common Myths Around Recruitment

Candidates Who Have a Bad Job Search Experience Can Adversely Affect a Company's Bottom Line, CareerBuilder Study Shows

CareerBuilder Dispels Five Common Myths Around Recruitment

CHICAGO, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite hig


CareerBuilder boosts Gannett classifieds Q1

CareerBuilder boosts Gannett classifieds Q1

Gannett Company, Inc. has just reported that digital revenue was up nearly 7 percent the first quarter of 2012, primarily thanks to recruitment revenue boosts at CareerBuilder. Sales and marketing for the career site were up as well, however, and the overall classified outlook for the media group is still bleak. As the graph below clearly shows, U.S. real estate and legal advertising saw the bigge