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50 of the most iconic music videos of all time

Some music videos are more memorable than others.<p>From Michael Jackson's zombie dance in "Thriller" to Miley Cyrus' naked wrecking ball ride, certain visuals stay with the viewer long after the video has ended.<p>Here are 50 of the most iconic music videos of all time.

Music

Recruiters overrate these job skills, screwing over everyone

Predicting performance takes more (and better) data than recruiters think. Without it, these false positives lead to hiring choices all parties live to regret.<p>In looking for talent, employers and recruiters are trying to predict a candidate’s future job performance. That’s mostly a question of …

Employment

How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

RVs

These are the worst interior design trends of the past 50 years

But do you agree?<p>Toilet rugs, taxidermy and avocado bathrooms have been named the worst interior design trends of the last half of a century.<p>Other furnishing fails of the past 50 years include carpeted bathrooms, waterbeds, anything animal print and beaded curtains.<p>Commissioned by Samsung to mark …

Interior Design

The most in-demand tech job is the one nobody associates with tech

Mention "tech jobs" and thoughts typically turn to developers  —  the programmers and engineers who translate great ideas into working technology and keep the platforms we all use humming along.<p>But the reality is that it's impossible to scale and sustain most software platforms today without a …

Employment

Robotic Process Automation And Artificial Intelligence In HR And Business Support - It's Coming

The use of robotics and advanced analytics are apparent and mature in industrial settings, while in support functions such as HR, it has the potential to be just as revolutionary but the uptake has been a little slower.<p>For example, in HR, onboarding – the process of hiring new members of staff and …

Artificial Intelligence

Udacity and Google want to improve your chances of getting a job

• Udacity and Google announced 12 courses that aim to improve your chances of landing a job.<br>• The courses help you with your resume, cover letter, and more.<br>• The 12 courses are available for free.<p>Sites like Indeed and ZipRecruiter help you find and apply to jobs easier, but that is not what Udacity and …

MOOCs

4 Questions You Should Ask In Your Next Interview

“Prepare for every interview like it’s your dream job.”<p>It’s the advice Greylock’s Talent Partner, Dan Portillo, gave me about interview preparation.<p>Near the end of almost every interview there will be an awkward pause where the interviewee will ask you what questions you may have. If you’re lucky …

Employment

The Best LinkedIn Summaries And Advice On How To Make Yours Shine

Over the past decade, I have probably read tens of thousands of LinkedIn profiles as part of the work I do to help companies maximize the value of LinkedIn. Your profile is so important to your career success (it is often people’s first impression of you) that you should make more than a cursory …

Employment

One LinkedIn Habit You Need To Develop

Make the most of LinkedIn by writing one unsolicited recommendation every workday. If you’re not already doing this, it’s a great habit to develop. You will make a lot of people happy, which in turn will make you feel good.<p>It may enrich your business, but the main reason to write LinkedIn …

LinkedIn

To Be More Popular on LinkedIn, Change This 1 Thing on Your Profile

Knowing how hiring managers search for talent can help increase views of your profile.<p>Who wouldn't want their dream employer to contact them out of the blue on LinkedIn and say, "We'd like to chat with you about working for us." That's the idea behind LinkedIn. It gives hiring managers and …

Employment

Answer these questions before applying for a management position

Moving to management is a goal for many employees after they get a few years’ experience. But is it really something you should pursue?<p>Consultant Art Petty offers 10 questions on his website that can help you to decide:<p>What do you think the job is all about? You probably assume you know. But he …

4 Resume Tips You've Probably Never Heard Before

Yes, recruiters only spend six seconds reviewing your resume. No, this doesn’t mean you shouldn’t spend time on it.<p>You know the dream job you’ve been eyeing on that company’s website? Your resume is the first thing that’ll get you considered for it—granted you tell your professional story in a …

Employment

If (And When) Your Career Stalls, Reinvent Yourself

Has your career stalled? If it hasn’t yet, it likely will.<p>Don’t take that personally. Career stalls happen to some of the most capable people in business.<p>Here’s the good news: A career stall doesn’t have to be catastrophic. In fact, a temporary career stall can provide the ideal launch pad to a …

Leadership

Career experts share how long you should stay at a job — and how to explain 'job-hopping' to a potential employer

You may have heard that job-hopping— consistently changing jobs every one or two years — doesn't have the stigma that it once did, but that's only partially true. While it's accurate to say that it's less common for people to stick with one employer for decades, that doesn't mean it's acceptable to …

Ditch the Cover Letter and Check These Outrageous Stunts That Landed People Dream Jobs

To get ahead, try finding new ways to stand out.<p>For all the talk of the gig economy, the vast majority of people work for someone else. There are jobs, and then ... there are jobs.<p>Getting a great position, and a career, is a challenge. Companies want easy and mechanical ways of finding talent. …

How To Write The Perfect Headline For Your LinkedIn Profile

I spend a lot of time helping people improve their LinkedIn profile and align it with their real-world brand. And I’m often asked for examples of profiles that do the best job of showcasing their creator. Although there are very few profiles where every element is exemplary, I’ve seen many examples …

Employment

How to sell yourself in 30 seconds and leave people wanting more

• <b>Selling yourself quickly and efficiently is key when you meet someone new. But crafting and delivering a solid elevator pitch can be harder than it</b> …

The worst mistake you can make in the final round of a job interview, according to an HR director

Your application letter immediately prompts a phone call inviting you for an interview, you get on well with the reception staff, and you remember to email the interviewer to thank them for their time.<p>The interview goes well, as far as you can tell.<p>And yet you get rejected.<p>It may be that there was …

It’s time to change how we hire young people

The next generation is entering the work force at a time of profound change – economic, social, technological and demographic. While the desire to get a good first job remains the same, the path to get there will look different.<p>This generation deserves to realize their full potential, and our …

A List of Maps and Basic Information About China's Mainland Provinces

China is the world's third largest country, after Russia and Canada. Its political geography is complicated. Encompassing 5 different administrative …

A Facebook Employee Reveals His Secret Interview Technique That Landed Job Offers from Google, Amazon, and Microsoft

The powerful strategy can make you instantly stand out.<p>The job market is incredibly competitive, and candidates are always trying to stand out from the crowd. This is especially true for tech giants like Google and Facebook. Employees see it as a badge of honor to work for a place like that. It's …

The Art and Science of Networking (Infographic)

Thanks to technology, networking has drastically changed over the years.<p>2 min read<p>Networking isn’t about shaking hands and exchanging business cards. It also isn't just about trying to find a dream job or new opportunity. A solid network is helpful for a variety of reasons, whether you’re looking …

4 Tricks To Identify The Best Candidate For The Job

When I first started interviewing people as a search consultant, I thought that the number one predictor of future performance was a track record of steady, reliable past performance.<p>I was wrong.<p>After a decade of interviewing thousands of candidates at Vanderbloemen, I’m realizing that the future …

Employment

5 Methods To Make Your Cover Letter Irresistible To Hiring Managers

Writing cover letters is a boring but necessary part of job hunting. Here’s are some tips on how to craft one that catches the hiring manager’s attention (in a good way).<p>You’ve probably heard that many recruiters don’t always read cover letters when they review applications. Unfortunately, despite …

What to Wear to Every Type of Job Interview

From a tech start-up to a law firm.<p>There are a select few times in your life where stressing over what to wear is inevitable. Take, for example, a job interview. You're trying to land a gig through people whose actual jobs are to judge you. Your outfit is going to be part of that judgment—whether …

Five Reasons Even Qualified Candidates Get Rejected

Dear Liz,<p>I’m struggling in my job search. I know it’s not me. I know I’m qualified for a lot of jobs. I keep getting rejected, and it’s discouraging. I don’t even get rejected. I just don’t hear anything back at all, even when I apply for a job I know I’m qualified for.<p>What am I missing? What isn’t …

Employment

27 Incredibly Useful Things You Didn’t Know Chrome Could Do

Give your internet experience a jolt of fresh energy with these easily overlooked features, options, and shortcuts for Google’s browser.<p>These days, a browser is more than just a basic navigator for the web. It’s effectively a second desktop—a gateway to countless apps, sites, and services. And …

Ten Things To Remove From Your Resume -- Immediately

Dear Liz,<p>I was contacted two weeks ago by a headhunter, “Adam.” He wanted to talk to me about a job opening he’s working on with a well-known employer in our town.<p>I talked to Adam by phone and then I sent him my resume. Unfortunately, it didn’t work out. Adam told me a few days later that the …

Employment

15 Body Language Hacks That’ll Instantly Make You More Impressive At An Interview

Being successful is not something everyone can achieve. Not for the lack of trying, of course. Sometimes, it's just the way you walk, talk or behave. …