Entries by J2Technology

Facebook testing a jobs feature, set to compete with LinkedIn, Indeed

Facebook is exploring a feature to allow companies to create job postings and receive applications. Here’s what it could mean for job seekers, recruiters, and the competition.   Image: iStockphoto/Rawpixel Job seekers may soon have another platform for their search: Facebook recently announced that it was testing a feature that would allow companies to post […]

UK Universities Slip Down International Rankings

Three UK universities have lost their place in the top 200 of a global higher education league table. The universities of Reading, Dundee and Newcastle slipped out of the top 200 of the Times Higher Education (THE) World Rankings for 2014-15. Five others – Heriot-Watt, Keele, Liverpool John Moores University, Loughborough and the University of […]

CV Tips: What Recruiters Are Looking For

When pursuing a dream job, your CV will need to impress recruiters and show them that you are a strong suitable candidate. But what exactly do recruiters like us want to see in a CV and how do we need the information presented? The first hurdle Firstly, you must persuade recruiters to open your CV. Even […]

5 Must Ask Job Interview Questions

When you’re sitting in a job interview, you’re going to be fielding a lot of questions from a hiring manager. However, many applicants forget that the interview is the ideal time for them to ask some questions of their own. While the hiring manager wants to ensure that you’re a good fit for their organization, […]

3 Ways To Find A Job That You Love

Finding a job that suits your personality and long-term career desires can be exceptionally difficult, especially right after college graduation. But getting hired by an organization that you actually care about with a work environment you enjoy is the key to a happy work life. After all, the average American will spend 8.9 hours per […]

Alternative Ways To Reach Your Career Goals

As we’re growing up, we’re often asked what we want to be. As small children our answer is obviously always incredibly basic and typically influenced by the careers we are frequently exposed to: doctor, police officer, trash collector, etc. Even after we’ve reached adulthood sometimes our ideas of career opportunities can be pretty narrow. For […]