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You’re Probably Not Prepared to Interview At Google or Facebook You’re Probably Not Prepared to Interview At Google or Facebook

If you’re looking to work for Google, Microsoft, or Facebook – be prepared for a fairly grueling interview process. That’s the takeaway from a new study from Glassdoor. The workplace tracking company looked at average interview ratings of some top …

New ‘Jobs’ Trailer Shows More Kutcher

Apple fans and movie fans alike were skeptical of the new Steve Jobs biopic when Ashton Kutcher was announced to be playing the title role in Jobs. Since that time, pictures from the set have reassured everyone that Kutcher can …

LinkedIn Mobile Gets Job Application Functionality LinkedIn Mobile Gets Job Application Functionality

LinkedIn announced on Monday that it has added mobile job application functionality across its iOS and Android apps, as well as its mobile site. Those members seeking jobs will start seeing a new “Apply” button if the company they’re applying …

Jobless Claims in U.S. Hit Five-Year Low Jobless Claims in U.S. Hit Five-Year Low

Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor reported unemployment insurance benefit claims were down from the previous year for the week ending July 13 – down some 48,000 claims. The numbers began to spark hope that the U.S. economy, or …

Amazon Goes On Hiring Spree For U.S. Fulfillment Centers, Creates 5,000 Jobs Amazon Goes On Hiring Spree For U.S. Fulfillment Centers, Creates 5,000 Jobs
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Amazon announced on Monday that it is creating over 5,000 new full-time jobs in the U.S. across its fulfillment network, and it is starting the hiring process now. According to the company, its median pay is 30% higher than that …

Ashton Kutcher Talks About Missing His Opportunity To Meet Steve Jobs Ashton Kutcher Talks About Missing His Opportunity To Meet Steve Jobs
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Ashton Kutcher appeared on The Tonight Show, and talked about his role in the Steve Jobs biopic Jobs, and how he missed a chance to meet the man he would be playing in the film. Kutcher tells Jay Leno, “I …

Ashton Kutcher (You Know, Steve Jobs) Reportedly Eyeing Lenovo Gig Ashton Kutcher (You Know, Steve Jobs) Reportedly Eyeing Lenovo Gig

Remember those “I’m a Mac and I’m a PC” ads? Well, replace both John Hodgman and Justin Long with Ashton Kutcher and insert the new line “I’m here to sell you a PC, and also a movie about the guy …

Trip Balls with the New ‘Jobs’ Movie Poster
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The official poster for the Ashton Kutcher-helmed Steve Jobs biopic, Jobs, is here. And it’s colorful. Mighty colorful. “Some see what’s possible, others change what’s possible,” reads the tagline. Check it out: (image) Sure, the poster could be a nod …

North Carolina Gives Up Federal Jobless Aid North Carolina Gives Up Federal Jobless Aid
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In a move designed to repay their Federal debt faster, the state of North Carolina has cut benefits to 170,000 workers within the state. As a result, they have put themselves in a position of not being eligible to receive …

Unemployment Benefits: What the Newest Numbers Mean Unemployment Benefits: What the Newest Numbers Mean
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According to data released today by the U.S. Department of Labor, the number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell 9,000 for the week ending June 22, 2013. The seasonally adjusted initial benefits claims was 346,000. Numbers of initial claims …

Jobs, Ashton Kutcher’s Steve Jobs Movie, Gets Its First Trailer
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The picture formerly known as jOBS (currently known at Jobs) has just received its first official trailer. Before today, the only real look we’ve had at the new film came in the form of a 90-second clip that was released …

Ashton Kutcher’s ‘Jobs’ Biopic Gets August 16th Release Date

After originally being slated for an April 19th release and being delayed, the Steve Jobs biopic Jobs, starring Ashton Kutcher in the title role, has finally received a new official release date. And you’ll be able to go see it …

Pregnant T-Mobile Employee Forced to Use Vacation Time to Go to the Bathroom [UPDATED]
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UPDATED with comment from T-Mobile’s Larry Myers below ORIGNAL ARTICLE: A former T-Mobile employee is speaking out about her terrible last few months working at a call center in Nashville, Tennessee. According to Kristi Rifkin, her ordeal started when she …

Ashton Kutcher’s ‘Jobs’ Biopic Release Delayed for Additional Marketing Ashton Kutcher’s ‘Jobs’ Biopic Release Delayed for Additional Marketing

You’re going to have to wait just a little bit longer to see Ashton Kutcher’s Steve Jobs biopic. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Open Road Films has decided to push back the release of Jobs. The film, which was originally …

Australian Miners Fired for Harlem Shake Video [REPORT]
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According to one Australian mining outfit, doing the Harlem Shake on the job is a fireable offense. ABC News is reporting that at least 15 miners at the Agnew Gold mine in Western Australia were canned after posting their own …

Vine Currently Looking for a Lead Android Engineer (Among Other Positions) Vine Currently Looking for a Lead Android Engineer (Among Other Positions)
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Vine is looking for a few good men or women to join its new office in Union Square. And one of those men or women will be heading Vine’s plunge into the Android operating system. Vine co-founder Colin Kroll tweeted …

LinkedIn Updates its Job Search Engine LinkedIn Updates its Job Search Engine

LinkedIn, the social network for professional networking, is set up to be the online, social alternative to the old resume system. Though the website as a whole is set up to get people hired, the social network also provides a …

Here’s Noah Wyle Doing a Great Steve Jobs at Macworld 1999

Today, at Macworld / iWorld 2013, Ashton Kutcher talked playing the role of Steve Jobs in the upcoming film jOBS. In 1999, Noah Wyle (who played Jobs in Pirates of Silicon Valley) impersonated the iconic Apple co-founder at that year’s …

Early jOBS Reviews Are Mixed, Generally Approving of Ashton Kutcher’s Steve Jobs Portrayal

On Friday, the Ashton Kutcher-led Steve Jobs biopic jOBS had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival. The film, which is directed by Joshua Michael Stern and co-stars Josh Gad as Steve Wozniak, will open to the public on …

Ashton Kutcher (Made-up) Looks Just Like Older Steve Jobs Too

We’ve all seen Ashton Kutcher’s uncanny resemblance to a young Steve Jobs, with his tall frame, medium-length brown hair, and beard. Though we don’t know how all of the other parts of the performance will fall into place (we’ve only …

Ashton Kutcher: Diet Like Steve Jobs’ Put Me In Hospital Ashton Kutcher: Diet Like Steve Jobs’ Put Me In Hospital

Actor Ashton Kutcher, who plays the role of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in the film jOBS, told reporters after the film’s Sundance premiere, that he was hospitalized for two days before the movie started shooting. He reportedly said (via TV …