Job seeker blog

Paris, Beirut and beyond: Our thoughts are with you

November 16, 2015 Molly Moseley

It seemed like a typical Friday afternoon. Most people were powering through the last couple hours of the day while anticipating the possibilities of the weekend. Then the news hit about Paris and time suddenly stood still. The acts of senseless …

    Are we addicted to being busy?

    November 13, 2015 Molly Moseley

    Do you work long hours? Are you busy morning, noon and night? Do you shortchange yourself on sleep in order to squeeze in a few extra emails? Congratulations! You’re busier than ever, and you’re not alone. Americans are working longer …

    Why recruiters don’t call you back

    September 30, 2015 Stephanie Anderson

    It’s said that silence is golden, but job seekers overwhelmingly disagree. That’s because few things are more frustrating than spending time and effort applying for an open position only to sit around and get zero response. Did the application not …

    Adios, Suburbs! Although it’s been fun, it’s time for a new adventure in the big city. Yep, after 15 years on the outskirts of Minneapolis, LinkUp and parent company JobDig moved downtown, and the entire crew couldn’t be more excited. …

      Job hunter pet peeves: Bad recruiter habits you hate

      September 15, 2015 Stephanie Anderson

      In last week’s post we addressed the top pet peeves of recruiters. There were tons of great responses, but we noticed a strong theme. Many of them came from job seekers who noted that recruiters aren’t perfect either — just like …