Tag: job advice

History of U.S. Jobs Ads

| , September 6th, 2018

by Ilana Gershon American newspapers carried announcements about jobs from as early as 1705.  The first job ad I found was in The Boston News-Letter, asking for a…

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Job Advice That Has Lasted Over the Years

| , September 4th, 2018

by Ilana Gershon Job Advice I Was Surprised to Find in the 1920s In 1917, employers were paying for employee referrals – I had no idea that this…

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