The Robert Half Blog

The Robert Half blog is your one-stop destination for tips, advice and insight you can use to hire engaged and productive workers or land a challenging and fulfilling job. We also offer new research about the workplace and the latest insights into the employment market. Learn from Robert Half’s expert recruiters so you can build a talented team of employees or advance your career.

Read accounting and finance posts >

Read administrative posts >

Read technology posts >

Read creative and marketing posts >

Read legal posts >

Job Seekers, Check Your Selfie

How frequently do employers use a search engine to learn more about a job applicant? See The Creative Group’s survey results.

3 Elevator Speech Examples for the Job Hunt

The elevator speech — everybody says you should have one when you’re on the job hunt. But what exactly are you supposed to say to make your pitch memorable and effective?

Do You Need a Job Recruiter to Boost Your Search?

Yes, if you want a partner to give your search a boost and land a job that’ll be the best fit for you. Learn more about how a job recruiter can help when you’re looking for a finance and accounting position.

Subscribe to our newsletter!

Choose the updates you'd prefer to receive:

Thank you for subscribing.

Availability Status

Let us know you're ready to work with one click.

Update My Status

Set Your Status

Click the blue button on your profile page at least once a week to keep your status set to Available.

Set Your Status

Your status will automatically change to Idle and Unknown over time, so update it weekly while you’re looking for work

Update My Status