Tag: Business and Economy

Pay Ratios: Curbing Excessive CEO Pay and Countering Inequality?

by Tobore Okah-Avae, Lancaster University GOOGLE CEO Sundar Pichai has earned an eye-popping pay rise. He was awarded US$199m in shares, according to a recent...

Our Finances Are A Mess: Could Behavioral Science Help?

by Hal Hershfield, University of California, Los Angeles and Abigail Sussman, University of Chicago The first few months of a new year can be a...

Key to the Successful Modern Job Search: Social Proof

Are you as passionate as your resume says about your profession or craft? Are you as positive as you hope and as likeable you’d...

The 20-20-60 Approach to Managing your Job Search

Searching for a new job can be tedious at best, but thankfully technology has given us a variety of ways to mix things up....

The Rise of Personality Assessments in the Recruitment Game

The recruiting industry continues to evolve as technology gets better, which is how companies bring in the top talent within their industry for open...

Jobseekers: The Problem With Passion

You’re always saying that we should focus on facts, not emotions, in our job documents. But I think that’s going to make my materials...

4 Better Goals For Your Job Search

Ask most job seekers what their goals are, and you’ll hear a lot of, “get a job by September,” or “send out 15 resumes...

Job Search Strategy: Velocity is Key

I like to think of a job search as a campaign to find a great job opportunity in the shortest time possible, with the...

The Awesome Tool That Keeps You on Track With Your Job...

In college, you had the job search made. As long as you had a decent career center, you had someone at your disposal to...

Credit Card Best Practices Can Mean Big Savings for Hotels

Every hotel – large or small, independent or branded – operates using established front office procedures for processing credit card information and payments, and...