How to Nail Your Next Phone Interview

One of the most common interviews today is the phone interview. In fact, more and more companies are using the phone interview to initially screen candidates, or as an alternative to the first round in-person interview. As reported on Forbes.com, Continue reading How to Nail Your Next Phone Interview

The Magic Question: How do I ask for a Raise?

At some point in your career, you may find yourself wanting a salary increase. But do you know the right way to ask for a raise? According to Mercer’s 2014/2015 US Compensation Planning Survey, the average raise in base pay Continue reading The Magic Question: How do I ask for a Raise?

The Top 5 Must-Knows For Salary Negotiation

You’ve applied for a job, and gone through the interview process. Finally, you’ve heard the words you’ve been waiting for, “We’d like to make you an offer.” Now the salary negotiations begin, and being a good negotiator is not only the Continue reading The Top 5 Must-Knows For Salary Negotiation

Getting Your Resume Noticed with Résunate

You’ve made a list of jobs your experience is perfect for, you’ve gone through the tedious process of applying for all of them, and now your excitedly awaiting the calls. But wait…a week goes by, then two, and now three, and still Continue reading Getting Your Resume Noticed with Résunate

White House Makes Push for Veterans in High Tech Jobs

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The face of technology is about to change- literally. Last week, the White House announced an initiative to bolster the presence of veterans in the IT sector, a move welcome by both sides of the political isle. Details are forthcoming, Continue reading White House Makes Push for Veterans in High Tech Jobs

August 2014 Diversity Jobs Index: Are Veteran Employees America’s Best-Kept Secret?

In this month’s DJR, we shift the focus to veterans. Can understanding how the Federal Government has implemented workforce diversity initiatives offer the private sector new insights? This month we highlight the employment situation for veterans and hone in on why Continue reading August 2014 Diversity Jobs Index: Are Veteran Employees America’s Best-Kept Secret?

White House Makes Push for Veterans in High Tech Jobs

The face of technology is about to change- literally. Last week, the White House announced an initiative to bolster the presence of veterans in high tech jobs (IT sector), a move welcome by both sides of the political isle. Details Continue reading White House Makes Push for Veterans in High Tech Jobs

Top 4 Signs a Company Values Diversity in Its Culture

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Census data shows that minorities make up over 1/3 of the U.S. and that this population is only increasing in size…do you know how to identify if a company values diversity in its culture? We at Professional Diversity Network have Continue reading Top 4 Signs a Company Values Diversity in Its Culture

Making Your Military Skills Work in the Civilian Job Market

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For many vets transferring from a military career into a civilian one can prove challenging. One reason for this is you may not realize that the numerous skills you acquired during your service actually make you a highly marketable civilian Continue reading Making Your Military Skills Work in the Civilian Job Market