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Studying for an Employable Edge

Studying for an Employable Edge

Start preparing for your future in choosing your college courses wisely.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 21, 2013
It's Never Too Early to Start Job Searching

It's Never Too Early to Start Job Searching

It's never to early to use job search engines as well as to get a resume critique.

Peter Vogt, Monster Career Coach
Published May 12, 2009
Now Hiring

Now Hiring

Some industries seem to be recession-proof. Why?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 12, 2013
Need a Seasonal Job? 755,000 Holiday Jobs Available Now!

Need a Seasonal Job? 755,000 Holiday Jobs Available Now!

Believe it or not, it’s already time to start thinking about that time of year again – if you want a seasonal job.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 1, 2015
Cover Letter Quick Tips

Cover Letter Quick Tips

Jazz up your cover letter with these quick tweaks with little to no time or effort!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 19, 2014
Take Control of Your Online Image: How to Wipe it Clean

Take Control of Your Online Image: How to Wipe it Clean

You can determine your online image. Find out how.

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published July 29, 2011
Write On! Pursuing My College and Career Goals Simultaneously

Write On! Pursuing My College and Career Goals Simultaneously

A FastWeb user writes on pursuing her college and career goals simultaneously.

Published June 9, 2007
The Pros and Cons of Job Hopping

The Pros and Cons of Job Hopping

Out of everyone in my group of college friends, I was the only one who still had the same job two years after graduation. Everyone else had changed jobs once, twice, ...

By Chrissy Scivicque
Published February 4, 2011
Be Picky with your First Job

Be Picky with your First Job

Before you say "yes," think about whether it's the right job for you.

By Kay Peterson, Ph. D.
Published March 18, 2009
In the Market for a Mentor

In the Market for a Mentor

A mentor can help you along in your career.

By Elisa Kronish
Published March 19, 2009
The Millennial Workforce by the Numbers

The Millennial Workforce by the Numbers

Monster.com finds out what millennials are looking for in the workplace.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 13, 2015
Don't Let Money Lead

Don't Let Money Lead

Following the money isn't always the best approach when picking a career.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 19, 2009
Common Courtesy During Your Job Search

Common Courtesy During Your Job Search

I love the term “common courtesy,” particularly because we use the phrase when we want to note there’s been a lack of it. Nobody mentions common courtesy when it’s there; they ...

By Molly Seltzer
Published March 16, 2009
Tips to Land (and Keep) the Job You Want

Tips to Land (and Keep) the Job You Want

The top tip? Be yourself - just the professional version.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 23, 2014
Job Search Prep during Winter Break: 3 To-Dos

Job Search Prep during Winter Break: 3 To-Dos

Prepare for your job search while you have some down time.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 16, 2016
Which College Grads Make the Most Money

Which College Grads Make the Most Money

Career outlooks and superlatives.

By Liz O'Neill
Published May 13, 2011
Resume Builders for Returning Students

Resume Builders for Returning Students

Learn more about resume builders for returning students.

Published March 12, 2009
Ten Signs You Shouldn't Quit...Yet

Ten Signs You Shouldn't Quit...Yet

Unsure whether you should keep your job or seek greener pastures? While a shaky economy shouldn’t keep you in a job you can’t stand, you can watch for these 10 signs ...

By Norma Pauline Mushkat Gaffin, Monster Staff Writer
Published January 10, 2011
Make Your School Alum Work for You

Make Your School Alum Work for You

Make your school alum work for you as you enter the workforce.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 16, 2013
Your Resume's Look Is as Important as Its Content

Your Resume's Look Is as Important as Its Content

Appearance definitely matters when it comes to your resume.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 19, 2009