Common interviewing mistakes that could leave you legally exposed - SEEK Insights & Resources AU

You might not realise it, but what you consider to be a perfectly reasonable question during an interview could end up landing you in hot water. So what exactly are the potential legal traps in interviews you need to be aware of, and why? Trap 1: Asking potentially inappropriate or discriminatory questions Since the introduction ...

August 15, 2016

The 23 most bizarre job interview questions

Sometimes job interviews can be terrifying. And sometimes they can be downright bizarre. A study from the Association of Accounting Technicians has found the strangest job interview questions Britons have faced including 'is a Jaffa cake a cake or a biscuit' (biscuit) and 'how would you get a hippo out of a hole?'

August 12, 2016

Steady hiring is now benefiting a broader range of Americans

WASHINGTON - Years of steady job gains have finally begun to benefit a wider range of Americans, including those with less education and in lower-paying jobs. A second straight month of robust hiring - 255,000 jobs added in July - pointed to employer confidence that suggested that the economy is powering through a slump that struck early this year.

August 11, 2016

10 Ways To a Finance Career With No Finance Degree | Investopedia

A finance or business degree is a prerequisite for most jobs in finance, but what if you don't possess a finance degree and really want to work in this field? While it is more difficult for someone with a non-financial degree to secure a job in finance than it is for a candidate with one, there's still hope for the former.

August 11, 2016

The 9 companies with the best job interviews

The job interview is typically the first in-depth experience a worker has a with a potential employer, and it's a process where some companies are excelling while others are stumbling. Most employees have a horror story or two about awkward job interviews, ranging from hostile interviewees to bizarre questions, but employment site Glassdoor wanted to examine what makes a good interview.

August 11, 2016