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CareerBliss on Culture: Jive Software Culture Pairs Tech, Human Element

Jive Software is all about people. If you’re looking for a highly collaborative and social place to work, Jive might be just your culture fit! They are passionate about putting the human...

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8 Career Experts to Circle on Google+

Think Google+ is lame? Think again. If your Google+ seems to lack that same oomph you get from logging onto Twitter or Facebook, you are likely not following the right people! As a job...

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CareerBliss Culture Corner: Zappos Defines the Wow Factor at Work

The biggest online shoe seller with more than $1 billion in sales, Zappos.com’s blast to the top is legendary.   Zappos Culture?  CEO Tony Hsieh wrote the book on it -- literally. Delivering...

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Culture Spotlight: Earth Day is Every Day at Urban Green Energy

Happy Earth Day (well, almost)! What better way to celebrate our precious Earth than to check out what it’s like to work at Urban Green Energy (UGE), a company that’s entirely dedicated...

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Chance to Make a Difference is Career Bliss for Professor

Dan Simon doesn’t have many complaints about his job as an adjunct professor at Pennsylvania’s Drexel University. “The biggest hassle is finding a place to park in Philadelphia,” he said...

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Looking for a Job? Consider Happiness

When it comes to a job, money is important. But if the size of the paycheck is the only thing you’re considering when choosing how to spend eight or more hours every day, you could be shortchanging...

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Workplace Conversation Starters: You Have Something To Say

You have something to say.  You know this and I know this.  Do the people around you know? It’s important to your success that you speak up and make your opinions, ideas and, at times, concerns...

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Employees Happy with Coworkers But Want More Growth Opportunities

Whether you’re in love with your job or are barely on speaking terms with it, chances are you’re pretty happy with your coworkers but still yearn for more growth opportunities at work...

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Workplace Conversation Starters: Sports Topics are DVR-Proof

My apologies for the delay in getting this out.  I usually post conversation starters first thing Monday morning so you have topics to talk about with your co-workers and colleagues...

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Poll Results: Would You Give Your Password to a Prospective Employer?

We asked members of the CareerBliss community if they would give a prospective employer their Facebook password if asked. The nearly unanimous response: heck no! Invasion of privacy...

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Office Fashion Inspiration: The 1960s ‘Mad Men’ Look

The critically acclaimed series "Mad Men" is one of the best, most powerful workplace fashion inspirations in pop culture today. Fashionistas and designers everywhere –from Banana...

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Culture Spotlight: Slickdeals Crew Works Hard, Plays Hard in Vegas

Slickdeals might be a cheapskate’s paradise, but there’s nothing cheap about the company culture. With a fully stocked fridge and regular Friday night team bonding outings, CEO Bryant...

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Sense of Purpose is Career Bliss for Social Worker

Rudhra Persad doesn’t have any trouble facing each workday. “I don’t have to struggle in the morning to get myself to work,” he says, “because I don’t hate my job.” But to say Persad doesn’t hate...

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Oklahoma City Leads in Hiring for 2011

Oklahoma City led the pack in job creation among large U.S. metro areas in 2011, according to pollster Gallup, and New York and California were each home to two of the bottom-ranking...

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Poll Results: What Do You Need to be Happy at Work

If you’re happy at work, it could have a lot to do with deriving a sense of purpose from your job. In a recent CareerBliss poll asking people what they need to be happy at work, 79 percent...

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10 Internship Experts to Follow on Twitter

There’s a whole community of experts on Twitter, right now, talking about how you can land an internship and knock it out of the park.  If you’re hunting for your perfect internship and...

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Positive, Supportive Work Culture is Career Bliss for Social Media Manager

How do you know that you’ve found true happiness at work? When more money likely wouldn’t be enough to lure you away from the company you love. That’s where Autumn Burns is in her career....

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Company in the News: Hartford Financial Services Group

The Hartford Financial Services Group has announced that it will get out of the annuities and life insurance businesses to focus on casualty and property insurance, according to...

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Poll Results: What About Your Job Keeps You Up at Night?

What is at the root of your work-related insomnia? Unfortunately, it’s probably not being happy and secure with your job. The bulk of respondents to a recent CareerBliss poll on the...

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Culture Spotlight: SpareFoot Brings Youth and Passion to Self-Storage

Innovation, passion, fun – not things we would have associated with the self-storage industry. Of course, we hadn’t heard about SpareFoot. The 4-year-old company -- headed up by a young...

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