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This is the Part of Your Resume That Recruiters Look at First
If you want to land job interviews, your entire resume needs to be great, but only one part of it has to be really great. Think of it this way: recruiters and hiring managers are most likely to encounter your resume as an email attachment or a PDF you submit through a company’s online submission form, right? When they open
Video: Mark Zuckerberg Delivers the Commencement Speech at Harvard
Facebook godhead Mark Zuckerberg returned to his alma mater on Thursday to deliver the commencement speech at Harvard University. It was raining and it looked like a generally miserable experience, but we suppose that's the sacrifice one makes to walk across the stage and receive your ticket to a very rosy future. Anyway, we love seeing Zuck trade in his hoodie
Millennials Are Probably to Blame For the New York Yankees Losing Millions in Revenue at the Box Office
With basketball and hockey seasons winding their seasons down, we are about to enter the part of the year in the U.S. - summertime, sunshine, hot weather - that gives Major League Baseball the professional sports stage all to itself. However, it's no secret that baseball - which was once so popular it got coined as "America's Pastime" - has a
The Highest-Paying Jobs of the Future Will Eat Your LIfe
For a glimpse of the future of work, especially the high-paying kind, look at finance and high-tech companies. Some of the biggest offer high employee salaries combined with lavish perks like free meals at work, luxury shuttle buses for commuters, and extras such as dry cleaning picked up and dropped off at people’s desks. This might look like the fruits
Basquiat Painting, Bought For $19K, is Sold for Record $110M
A painting by '80s art star Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for $110.5 million to Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa at Sotheby's in New York on Thursday, setting an auction record for an American artist, as Bloomberg reports. The painting, Untitled 1982, was originally bought by New York collectors Jerry and Emily Spiegel for $19,000 in 1984, according to Bloomberg, but was out of
Linkedin Data Reveals the Hottest Companies to Work For Right Now
Thanks to plenty of research, we know that more than half of American workers are burned out or just not into their jobs and would happily jump ship to work at a company with a better culture (and a bigger salary). Which companies are those jobseekers eyeing and where are they landing? LinkedIn offers up a list of 50 of the most
Bill Gates Dispenses Life and Career Advice to the Class of '17
It's graduation season right now, which means young people everywhere are entering the great unknown of either more school or the real world. This time of the year also means that many famous and/or successful people are being brought in to deliver commencement speeches filled with words of encouragement and sage advice for making it in this life. But because
Exactly What to Put in Your LinkedIn Profile to Get a Promotion
You’re smart, talented, and a hard worker, so you’ve been rewarded with stretch assignments that helped you build new management-level skills. But despite that growth, no one has yet tapped you for that first management role. Now you’ve got a conundrum–you want to update your LinkedIn profile to show your management ability, but you don’t have the title to go
What Is Ransomware, What are 'Worms' And How Do You Stop Them?
Over the weekend, the WannaCry virus infected 200,000 devices in 150 different countries, locking users out of access to their devices and files. While many Americans are genuinely concerned about cybersecurity, few fully understand exactly how viruses like WannaCry work and how they may be at risk. What Is Ransomware? WannaCry is a type of malware known as ransomware. Ransom
Here's How Much You Need to Save Each Day to Become a Millionaire
As the costs of everything from housing to healthcare increase, the amount needed for retirement rises comparably. This presents a significant problem to anyone below the upper class benchmark, with standard of living almost invariably dropping post-retirement due to inadequate resources. Many middle- and lower-class retirees find they cannot retire at all, instead maintaining regular employment until physically no longer