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Finding a job is a life-changing moment. However, getting to that point involves a lot of hard work and planning for a job seeker. As a comprehensive search engine for jobs, Indeed has helped millions of people find their dream job. Learn how to make the most the job search process with help from the experts at Indeed.

What the Jobs Boom Means for Tech, Working Moms and New Grads

How does the jobs boom affect jobseekers?

The most recent job numbers are in, and there’s no doubt about it: the market is booming. Despite a slight slowdown, there are still more job openings than unemployed workers, with 7.4 million open jobs signaling strong employer demand.

But what else is happening behind the headlines? Today’s market brings new opportunities for different groups of job seekers, such …

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REPORT: Best Cities for Jobseekers 2019

The best cities for jobseekers in 2019

Choosing where to live and work is a complex decision. Personal preferences are certainly important, such as warm or cold weather, coastal living versus inland and proximity to friends and family.

But there are some considerations, shared by many of us, that can make certain areas seem more desirable than others. Based on these criteria, we dug into Indeed’s job-search …

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Age Discrimination in the Workplace: Three Myths About Older Workers, Debunked

Common myths surrounding hiring older workers, and how to debunk them.

Americans now enjoy longer, healthier lives, and a growing number continue working long past traditional retirement age. Workers 65 and older are projected to have the fastest growth in the labor force by 2026; those 55 and older filled almost half of new jobs in 2018.

Working longer brings benefits from income to social engagement. However, age discrimination is a …

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Indeed and Goodwill: Helping Both Sides of Hiring

The mission of global nonprofit Goodwill Industries International is to help people find jobs, change their lives and improve their communities. This so closely aligns with Indeed’s mission — helping people find jobs — that the two organizations have just announced a strategic collaboration. Indeed has committed to helping 1 million job seekers around the world find employment by …

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