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27 surprising things that affect whether you get hired

When deciding whether to hire a job candidate, interviewers take into account (sometimes subconsciously) everything from the weather on the day of the interview to what the candidate does with their hands.
San Jose snagged the No. 1 spot.

The 13 best cities in the US to find a job in 2018

When searching for a job, location is crucial. Career site Zippia found the best metropolitan areas in the US for wage growth and low unemployment. San Jose was No. 1 and San Francisco made the list, but the others aren't your usual Silicon Valley haunts.

The 15 best states for finding a job in 2018

In the US, it's easier to find a good job in certain states. WalletHub recently released a study that took into account factors like unemployment, underemployment, job security, and state nondiscrimination laws and policies.
San Francisco is expensive — but it's also a great place to find a new, well-paying job.

The 20 best US cities for finding a job in 2018

Here are some of the best places to look for a new job this year.

The same words that make a job irresistible in one city can scare away applicants in others

Candidates flock to a company hiring through a job listing with the word "synergy" in Phoenix and Salt Lake City, but steer clear of gigs using that word in Miami and Philadelphia, text-analysis startup Textio found.
Oh, the places you'll go.

College grads should have a relatively stress-free job search this year — but economists worry for the Class of 2019

Unemployment has reached a 17-year low, according to the April jobs report. That's great news for this batch of grads. Here's why the Class of 2018 is going to have a comparatively easy job search — but it might not be so easy for future graduates.
Writing a LinkedIn recommendation is easier than you think.

How to write LinkedIn recommendations that will make your coworkers love you and could even boost your own career

The LinkedIn recommendation you write for someone is a reflection back on you, and it can either help or hurt your own career. Here's how to write a LinkedIn recommendation that makes everyone happy.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Now is an ‘opportune’ time to land a job at Facebook, one of the company’s top recruiters says

As Facebook fights its way out of scandal, a Facebook exec says applying for jobs now will impress its recruiters.
Tread carefully.

16 interview questions that are designed to trick you

Interviewers sometimes ask tricky questions that get you to reveal information you may have been trying to conceal.
You may only get one shot.

Here’s how to write an email to a potential employer

We asked a career expert how to write an email that catches the hiring manager's eye at your dream company.