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Rappler's latest stories on job hunting


Your next job opportunity can come from someone you already know

Jun 26, 2020 - 4:51 PM

With the support of your LinkedIn community, career opportunities may be closer than you think

Looking for a job? Here’s how LinkedIn can help you

Jun 24, 2020 - 4:02 PM

LinkedIn has free tools that can help you land your ideal job

Albay job seekers get tips on money management, workers' rights, and business startups

Feb 01, 2020 - 2:53 PM

Provided as part of a job fair held in Albay on January 28, the learning events let participants listen and ask questions about money management, employees' rights, and business starter ideas

FINANCIAL LITERACY. The first batch of the financial literacy orientation held at Ayala Malls-Legazpi. Photo courtesy of DOLE Bicol.

LIST: What are the top 10 schools for employers?

Apr 18, 2018 - 7:07 PM

While majority of schools listed are found in Manila, results from the report show two new entries from schools outside of Metro Manila: University of San Carlos and University of Cebu

TOP SCHOOLS. Most employers still look at the reputation of graduates' alma matter, according to's 2018 Fresh Graduates Report.

JobStreet 2018 report: Law, communications, journalism top 3 highest paying jobs for fresh grads

Apr 18, 2018 - 6:49 PM

4 new jobs also made it to the list year including: human resources, marketing/business development, customer services, and quality control/assurance

FRESH GRADUATES. lists the top 10 highest paying jobs for fresh graduates.

JobStreet 2018 report: Only 24% of employers willing to hire K to 12 graduates

Apr 18, 2018 - 4:10 PM

According to's 2018 Fresh Graduate Report, 35% of employers are not yet ready to hire K to 12 graduates, while 41% say their companies are still evaluating it

JobStreet 2018 report: Work ethic, communication skills important for employers

Apr 18, 2018 - 1:12 PM

According to's 2018 Fresh Graduate Report, employers are also looking for team players

#HustleEveryday: The 4 most common job interview questions

Mar 14, 2018 - 3:07 PM

Are you a fresh graduate? In between jobs?

#HustleEveryday: 5 things NOT to do when looking for a job while still employed

Feb 28, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Looking for greener pastures isn't bad, it's how you do it that matters

#HustleEveryday: 6 tips for finding – and getting – the best job for you

Jan 12, 2018 - 9:30 PM

Here's what you should do to get ahead

Google releases jobs search engine in U.S.

Jun 20, 2017 - 10:59 PM

Users in the US looking for a job need only to set a search string that qualifies as a job seeking query – such as jobs near me or writing jobs – and the search function will give you what s available from its listings

GOOGLING JOBS. Google is making it easier for Americans to find jobs. Image from Google.

Job hunting this summer? Local, national gov't offices have openings

Apr 09, 2017 - 11:30 AM

Young job hunters now are more fortunate than my generation: more LGUs offer summer placements and national agencies announce actively on social media

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS. The labor department is mounting job fairs across the country, and the social welfare offices have office work for more than 1.000 young people. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Survei: Pekerja di Indonesia tidak bahagia

Apr 09, 2016 - 3:40 PM

Menurut responden tunjangan finansial yang lebih tinggi di luar negeri membuat mereka tertarik untuk hijrah

4 reasons why you still haven't found your dream job

Sep 23, 2015 - 9:20 PM

Getting snubbed or passed over for a job sometimes feels like a date gone wrong and you want understand what happened Here are a few points to help you examine if you’re doing the right things in the game of job hunting

INTERVIEW OR DATE? Sometimes it's hard to tell the difference. Rappler illustration

POEA-accredited jobs await in new job-listing site

Aug 16, 2015 - 12:46 PM

To ensure security for job seekers OFWguru only accepts POEA licensed employment agencies to post their job listings

Don't make these 5 resume writing mistakes

Jun 24, 2015 - 8:37 PM

Tips to write your best resume yet Check out your current resume to see if you re making any of these mistakes

New college grad? Being mediocre isn't all that bad

May 30, 2015 - 5:15 PM

There’s a world out there to embrace even for a mediocre person like you like us

‘Money for PNP job’ modus in Cagayan Valley

Apr 19, 2015 - 7:14 PM

Looking for a job? Be careful of this modus operandi

5 things employers hate about hiring fresh grads

Mar 25, 2015 - 3:43 PM

Yikes Read on to find out what they are

A predator in the rat race

Jun 30, 2014 - 10:03 AM

Looking for a job after college can be a daunting experience Just remember to keep your head on your shoulders and your gut in check

Image from Shutterstock

POLL: Does good grooming matter when getting a job?

Jun 12, 2014 - 4:39 PM

Can good grooming really help in landing a job? Tell us what you think

How to be awesome at job interviews

Apr 22, 2014 - 5:30 PM

A few important tips to help you ace that job interview

Tips on job-hunting and working abroad

Apr 07, 2014 - 5:44 PM

The “What’s next?” is not that simple when you’re working overseas It can refer to the next job the next country you want to live in or whether it’s time to go back home

Seniors: It's job-hunting time!

Mar 19, 2013 - 4:04 PM

With graduation approaching college seniors are attending job fairs to prepare for the real world How helpful are job fairs to graduating students?

JOB FAIR SEASON. A UP student signs up for a company while the tarp in the background reminds him of his goal. All photos by Anj Sebastian