Is It Bad to Be the First Person to Apply for a Job?

As a general rule, it%u2019s typically a disadvantage to be one of the last to apply for a job because the longer you wait, the better the chances are that the position will be filled. That said, sending off your application too quickly can backfire on you as well.

Job hunting? Start here first

A year ago, an old buddy of mine lost his job. I commiserated, but assumed, since he was a computer guy, that he was aware that many companies have...

To hire or not to hire

One big milestone for a new business owner is the hiring of employees. For some businesses, it's not really optional. If you own a restaurant, a...