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Who’s Losing Data?

The Privacy Rights Clearinghouse keeps tabs on data breaches and provides some examples of how personal data gets into the hands of bad guys.

Where Companies Leak

Another casualty of the recession is data security, as a growing number of departing employees walk off with their former employers’ data.

Accelerate Your Job Search in the Summer Slowdown

Summer is upon us!

What If Companies Treated Job Applicants Like Customers?

Customer-management software has the potential to change the way companies treat job candidates, keeping them informed and engaged at each step in the process.

What to do after Applying for a Job Online

After you press Submit on Ladders site, your resume is on its way, but you’re not done yet.

Five Steps to Volunteer Your Way to a Job

If you’re not sure where to start, follow this guide to landing a volunteer position as a part of your job-search strategy.

Volunteering Jobs that Pay Off

Can working a job without a paycheck set you up for big bucks?

After a 30-Year Career, CFO Scales Back

Cincinnati CFO John Renner wanted to ease up a bit in his next position.

Resume Helps Contractor Become Full-time Employee

Certified professional resume writer minimizes project-based work and highlights stability and accolades in order to help contractor find full-time work.

The Challenges of Left-Brained Job Seekers

The job search is tough for everyone, but left-brained candidates have a big mountain to climb.

Offered a Relocation Package? Take it.

When I grew up relocating was a way of life, a way to advance your career.

Let’s Get Small

Thoughts and notes from the editor-in-chief on how high-profile executives can land reduced-scope jobs as they scale back their emphasis on a 9 to 5.

Getting the Job When You’re Overqualified

Whether by choice or financial necessity, a growing number of senior executives are pursuing jobs with reduced salaries and titles.

Can You Facebook Your Way to a New Job?

Done right, online networking will support your offline network, not replace it In the old days, "networking” meant hours calling every contact in your Rolodex; paging through the directories of every professional organization you could join; going to breakfast seminars, lunch-time speaking events, happy hours and board meetings to press the flesh – anything to make real-time, one-on-one contact with someone who might know someone who might be hiring.

Spa Manager Exercises Her Options

Charisse Banner found her dream job at a brand new Lasik spa – but it wasn’t opening for another year.

Fear and Motivation

Think a job search is scary?

What If It’s Not Your Dream Job?

In this economy, it can be hard to resist any job offer.

Is Your Life Story Boring?

Your story needs to be sticky.

After 1,000 Applications, Director Finds Focus

David Goldstein considered everything from flower delivery to a cashier’s spot and sent out hundreds of applications for full-time work.

Apply-Interview-Negotiate. Repeat.

Finding a new job is rarely a straight path.

Are You a Hunter or a Farmer?

There are two types of job seekers.

Taking a Leap to Land a Finance Job

This FinanceLadder member’s job search was moving slowly – until she gambled a steady paycheck against job satisfaction.

What Career Path Fits Your Goals?

You daydream of different industries and new roles, but consider these four options before taking steps on a new path.

Top 10 Places to Include Your Headshot

Don’t put your photo on your resume, but do put your headshot on your online profiles.

Tech-Savvy Marketer Lands Job in Two Weeks

Marketer’s in-demand skills make for a brief search.