Archive for January, 2008


Goobers! Where are the jobs?

Thursday, January 31st, 2008

Well, the news is out and once again, I shake my head. Bloomberg reports that, according to the US Labor Department, jobless claims are at a 27-month high. Goobers! And I guess we can bank on that (or close our empty accounts) because, “Monster Worldwide Inc., the New York-based owner of the most-used Internet site for help-wanted advertising, […]


Stirring the pot

Thursday, January 31st, 2008

Do you feel like everything you know about job hunting and hiring is wrong? Welcome to Ask The Headhunter, where we’re going to poke and prod at our assumptions about job hunting, hiring, and success at work. For over 12 years I’ve answered thousands of questions from readers on Ask The Headhunter, hoping to deliver […]