Learn The Secrets Of Pronoun Usage To Avoid A Bad Boss

The next time your potential supervisor interviews you, listen to the pronouns they use to decode their management style — and avoid a potentially bad boss.


Doctor Who Shows How To Keep Your Hiring Plans Secret

Doctor Who returned to our screens over the weekend. To give you an excuse to read about it in the office, here’s how the production team managed to hire companion Jenna Coleman without fellow workers or the press twigging what was happening.


Wait Three Months Before Taking A Holiday At A New Job

When we start a new job, some of us aren’t sure when the best time is to request a holiday. Experts interviewed by Business Insider say three months.


Ask A Question After Connecting With Someone For Better Networking

When you connect with someone at a networking event or online, it’s not always clear what to do next. Ask a question to keep the conversation going.


Send A Thank-You Letter After A Job Rejection

Whether emailed or handwritten, a quick thank-you note sent to your interviewer could improve your chances of getting the job. But even if you don’t get the job, it’s smart to send a note of thanks.


How To Identity Workaholism (And Why It's Bad)

The term “workaholism” has been around since the 1971 publication of Wayne Oates’ book Confessions of a Workaholic. But, despite increasing research into the idea, there is still no single concept of this phenomenon. This is problematic for tackling the issue which, if classified as an addiction, should be treated as such.


Download 275 Free Resume Templates For Microsoft Word

A good resume can land you that job interview, so you want to stand out. If formatting a resume isn’t your thing, Hloom has 275 free Microsoft Word templates to download.


The Kogan Principle: Pick Job Candidates Based On Their Email Domain

Trying to sort through a long list of job candidates? Entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan suggests using the email domain applicants use to help narrow down the field.


Know Your Career Path With The G+P+V Formula

Whether you’ve been in the job market for a while or you’re a recent graduate, you’ll face the question of where to go with your career. Learning what you are good at, what you care about, and what’s important to you is one way of answering that question.


Killer Interview Question: How Would You Design A Phone For Deaf People?

Another addition to Lifehacker’s ever-growing killer interview questions collection: How would you design a phone for deaf people?.