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Americans' dream wage is 25% above their current salary

As a result of our study where we compared the desired salary employed job seekers have entered on Wanted with the current market averages of their job titles, seniority and city, Americans expect a salary that is about 25% above their current compensation. It’s definitely not the only factor that matters, but salary is a key ingredient to motivate and engage employees. 

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How can recruiters stop discrimination from happening in the tech industry?

Some high level executives voluntarily left their offices as complaints about mistreatment of black workers have been on the rise recently. We can quote Alexis Ohanian for instance, who stepped down from Reddit’s board of directors, asking to be replaced by a black candidate: “I’m saying this as a father who needs to be able to answer his black daughter when she asks: “What did you do?”. Others, such as CondeNast, have been exposed for not doing enough. 

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The Best and Highest Paying Jobs to Apply for in Marketing

If you have a creative streak in you and feel like you would thrive in a marketing department, there are a number of roles in the department that might appeal to you. From the entry-level internships, all the way up to the head of the department, there are a multitude of positions that require various skills and expertise.

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The Best and Highest Paying Jobs to Apply For in Computer Science

There is an increased need for IT staff in companies to create and manage online platforms as well as rapidly evolve the organisation's online presence to meet the demands that come with lockdown. If a career in IT is what you are interested in, we broke down what roles you can consider, what you would require for them and what the current average salary is per role.