Google to Get Into Job Search Business
05/25/2017
Google announced last week that it’s launching a jobs search engine in the U.S. The service will focus on all types of jobs – from entry-level and service industry positions to high-end professional jobs. It will also leverage Google technologies like machine learning and A.I. to better understand how jobs are classified and related, among other things. Google CEO Sundar Pichai gave a brief preview of the job search engine, called “Google for Jobs,” at Google’s...

What's Your Objective?
04/19/2017
While screening candidate resumes at a recent Sales Jobs Network Recruiting Event, I was struck by how many candidates had unknowingly undermined their interviews by what they had written in the opening paragraph, commonly known as the "objective statement" of their resume. Here are a few of them, and what they mean to a veteran sales recruiter: "To utilize my professional skills while learning new functions in a corporate setting. Also, to obtain a position which is rewarding and beneficial...

The 20 Best High-paying Jobs in America for 2017
02/22/2017
When choosing a career, it's important to seek out jobs that are meaningful and challenging. But a high salary doesn't hurt, either. US News & World Report recently released its 2017 Best Jobs rankings, which determines the best occupations in the US based on median salary, employment rate, growth, job prospects, stress level, and work-life balance. You can read more about the methodology here. The publication then ranked these coveted positions by pay, finding that, unsurprisingly, many...