You have work questions. Jack has answers.
AOL Jobs contributor Jack Silbert answers all your burning job-related questions. Read More »
Henrique de Castro only worked at Yahoo for 15 months
Former Yahoo chief operating officer Henrique de Castro received a $58 million severance package despite only working at the company for 15 months. Read More »
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose less than expected last week and remained near its pre-recession levels. Read More »
Don't let being let go hurt your chances of getting hired
Were you let go and fear employers see you as damaged goods? If so, read this... Read More »
Know that you will be OK.
Breaking down the things do in the days following your firing to get back on track, including maintaining your schedule and handling expenses. Read More »
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week to the lowest level in almost seven years. Read More »
Employees will still serve a 10-day suspension
UPS has re-hired the 250 drivers it fired for participating in a walkout. After receiving criticism, the company made a deal with the local Teamsters union. Read More »
How to answer the question 'Why were you let go?'
No one likes the experience of being fired, but there are ways to get back out there and find a job that's a better fit. Read More »
Research tracked different aspects of job performance
A new study has found that the long-term unemployed make equally strong hires as employees who have shown a consistent work history. Read More »
U.S. employers maintained a solid pace of hiring for a second straight month in March, further evidence the economy was shifting into higher gear. Read More »
More Americans filed new claims for unemployment benefits than expected last week, but the underlying trend points to some strength in the labor market. Read More »
Tips from legendary basketball coach Bobby Hurley
How job hunters can learn motivation from the famous coach who builds winning teams from the ranks of disenfranchised teens. Read More »
This emoticon has never looked so evil
New documents show that Steve Jobs, angry over a violation of a non-compete deal, reacted to news that he'd gotten a Google employee fired with a :) emoticon. Read More »
"Fire me if you must." ...Um, okay?
A man who posted an irate note to his boss has been fired after the note, which excoriated her for showing up late, went viral on Reddit and social media. Read More »
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week and touched its lowest level in nearly four months. Read More »
Two big names are laying off hundreds after poor sales
Two iconic American companies have announced plans to cut hundreds of jobs to meet a tough competitive environment. Read More »
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose less than expected last week, pointing to some underlying strength in the labor market. Read More »
Tips to compete in a crowded labor pool
Tips to gain qualifications for jobs that require degrees when you don't have the desired accreditations. Read More »
Learn to let it slide off you
Even seasoned professionals are facing rejection in today's job market. Here's how one such worker handles this painful occurrence. Read More »
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell and hit a fresh three-month low last week, suggesting an improving market. Read More »