Is Your LinkedIn Profile Dominated With Overused, Meaningless Words?

10 Most Overused Buzz Words in LinkedIn Profiles Every year LinkedIn publishes the 10 most overused words used in profiles. I find that when your LinkedIn profile is dominated with overused, meaningless words, we are not differentiating ourselves or our brand which means we are…

A Worker Shortage in the Construction Industry is Good News for Job Seekers

2018 is a great time to look for a new job, in almost every industry. Unemployment recently hit a 17 year low, and the number of job openings surpassed 6 million. These labor market trends are a strong indication that job seekers shouldn’t have too…

3 Things Small Business Owners Should Do Before Filing Taxes

Tax time is stressful for all of us. But for small business owners, this time of year can cause additional anxiety when it comes to navigating the preparation and filing of the federal and state tax returns that are required. With the passage of new…

AI, ML, and the IoT Mean Hollywood Is Losing the Race for Futuristic Auto-Experience Accolades

It’s the year 2035. Detective Del Spooner auto-cruises through a futuristic tunnel in his spherical, mid-engine sports coupé. Comfortably lounging in his cockpit-like front passenger seat, no steering wheel can be found. No need exists for one in this self-driving transportation contraption of the future….

Top Creative Trends to Inspire Recruitment Marketers

Every year, Shutterstock analyzes the data from billions of searches for images, videos, and music, and put together the trends that will likely be emerging in the coming year. Jorgen Sundberg speaks with Robyn Lange, the Curator for Shutterstock, a global technology company, offering a creative…

The Hottest Jobs and Industries of 2018 so Far

Today’s hiring landscape is a job seeker’s market. Unemployment is at an 18 year low of 4.1%, meaning competition for jobs is relatively low. In January, 200,000 new jobs were added to the marketplace and wages grew at the fastest rate since 2009, making for…

Should You Use Your Tax Refund to Finance Your Startup?

pasja1000 / Pixabay Millions of people received a tax refund last year. In fact, when you look the total number of refunds issued by the IRS in 2017 you may be surprised by the numbers. Nearly 75% of returns received resulted in a refund averaging…

Tracking the Conversation Around Amazon Go

After a year of delays, Amazon finally opened its cashless and cashier-less convenience store to the public last Monday, and the initial reactions have ranged from curiosity to bemusement, to confusion and just about everything in between. Amazon Go is a simple concept: shoppers first…

10 Biggest Surprises in 2017 Business — And What They Mean for 2018

From fading retail establishments to the surging stock market, 2017 is sure to be a year remembered for both shattering molds and vanishing institutions. The curtain of silence that long obscured sexual harassment in the workplace fell with a stupendous roar. Newfound currencies tore through…

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