Jennifer Tharp

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Millennial women aren’t taking the vacations they’ve earned

By Jena McGregor<p>, Reporter<p>U.S. companies may be touting "unlimited vacation” policies and expanding paid leave benefits to attract younger workers. But just before the long weekend kickoff to summer, two new surveys show that plenty of U.S. workers still don't feel they can use all that time …

The Workplace

After reports of massive layoffs, job portals flooded with resumes seeking IT jobs - IBTimes India

While consultancies too have been busy dealing with these resumes, it is mostly the online job portals that seem to be the go-to place for those who …

Americans Are Getting Worse At Taking Vacation

You'd think with all the Instagram rubbernecking and competition that goes on, people would actually be taking their vacation days instead of …

The Conversation Paradox: Why 100% of Interviews Are Biased

In a recent New York Times article, The Utter Uselessness of Job Interviews, Jason Dana, Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing at the Yale …

Can Gamifying The Hiring Process Make It More Effective?

Turning a job hunt into a game can appeal to job seekers even before they know which job they’re applying for.<p>The next time you apply for a job, you may have to play a game on your phone.<p>Gamifying the hiring process is a relatively new trend in the way companies find talented candidates, but it’s …

CornerJob bags $19M to keep growing its blue-collar hiring platform

Barcelona-based blue-collar recruitment app CornerJob has closed a $19 million Series C. It last raised in July 2016, when it took in a $25M Series B round — $5M of which was a media for equity agreement investment. It also closed a $10M Series A in February of the same year. Total funding to date …

It Takes 128 Applicants to Make a Hire -- Here's How to Hire Better and Faster

Without the right people, you can't build, market or sell. But, how to hire well can still feel like a secret.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most founders know hiring is crucial. Without the right people, you can’t build, market or sell. But, how to hire <i>well</i> can still …

Employment