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How Social Networking Sites Can Help You Land Your Next Job

Resume Bear

After all, a scandalous picture or status update can doom your chances of bagging a respectable job, especially as more and more hiring managers take to social networking sites to screen prospective employees.

How to Build a Content & Community Strategy for Job Boards #jobg8summitNA

Blogging4jobs

In 2007, I started Blogging4Jobs as a way to build a relationship with job seekers. The blog was a way to help share resources with the job seeker audience while also building a bench of job seekers to fill my openings. Maybe it’s a mash up of job seeker memes.

How Do I Find a Job in the “Hidden” Job Market?

Executive Career Brand

You’ve probably heard about the hidden executive job market, but do you really know what it is, why it exists, and how to take advantage of it? No one knows for sure how many jobs are unlisted, but it’s estimated to be around 80 – 90%. through focused networking.

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The Online Safety and Privacy Dilemma in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Understandably, many job seekers struggle with putting themselves “out there” when they’re building their online footprint by using social media. On the other hand, job seekers need to be careful about what they put out there. Think Twice Before Using Job Boards.

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How to Conquer Ageism in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

The 3-Step Strategy to Overcome Age Bias. Until recently, career professionals relied on a strategy to minimize age in our clients’ documents and online profiles – including only the past 10-15 years of career history and not including dates for education.

2016 99

How to Build an Active Candidate Sourcing Strategy [6 Key Tips]

The Undercover Recruiter

Most people, if offered a great job would be open to listening to what you have to say. The question should really be; does your business have a passive or an active sourcing strategy? How do you know if your sourcing strategy is passive? 4) Be social. 6) Socialize.

10 Best Ways to Get More Executive Job Interviews

Executive Career Brand

Unless you’re extremely lucky and interviews are flooding in, you need to do a lot of work to position yourself to land good-fit job interviews. To boost the number of job interviews you get, follow these guidelines, pretty much in this order: 1. Job titles.

2015 103

5 Toxic Beliefs That Can Derail Your Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Landing a great-fit executive job today – that is, one that mutually benefits both you, the job seeker, and the employer – does not work the way it did even a few years ago. all aided by a supportive network. Networking (social networking and one-on-one in-person networking).

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Transitioning Military Leaders: Differentiate Yourself in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

My answers to her spot-on questions — including links to other posts I’ve written — form the basis of a solid roadmap for successful job search. Why is it so vital for senior executives to use social media as part of their executive job search? that is, networking?

Does LinkedIn Make the Executive Resume Obsolete?

Executive Career Brand

Social recruiting has become the norm for executive recruiters. The cost of social recruiting is minimal (compared to posting on job boards) and opens them to a much larger pool of potential candidates. Personal Branding, Resume or Job Search Targeting: Which Comes First?

2014 108

3 SEO Job Posting Strategies to Make Your Listings Pop in 2012

Blogging4jobs

Implementing an SEO job posting strategy, such as targeting career keywords, is integral to getting your listings noticed by the right candidates. Indeed.com released the top ten career keywords listed in online job postings last week. Career Keywords and Online Job Boards.

Job Loss – A Day in the Life of a Job Search Fanatic

Career Alley

Okay, so you lost your job. However you got here, the truth is you are out of work and it’s time to start your job search. You feel incredibly stressed, how long will it take to find a job? Take a look at I Lost My Job, Now What? LIST OF 100+ JOB BOARDS.

2015 33

Executive Job Search: How Recruiters Find You

Executive Career Brand

Executive Job Search: How Recruiters Find You is a post from: Executive Career Brand. In my initial conversation with prospective c-level clients, we discuss the current job search landscape. Jobvite’s recent study reinforces recruiters’ overwhelming use of social media.

The Lazy C-level Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

So you’re suddenly in an executive job search or planning one – by choice or by circumstance. If you’re just starting out or, if your job search is lumbering on and you’re getting few or no interviews or action, you may not know how to job search well.

How to Use the New LinkedIn for Executive Personal Branding – Part 1

Executive Career Brand

This 3-part series on LinkedIn, personal branding and executive job search includes: Part 1. Expanding Your Network with Quality Connections. Updating Your LinkedIn Network. Tapping into LinkedIn’s Jobs Pages. LinkedIn and Confidential Job Search. ?. Whether or not you’re willing to accept and embrace them, the digital age and social media will impact your job search. Social Recruiting and Your Executive Job Search.

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Knock ‘em Dead Secrets and Strategies for Successful Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Knock ‘em Dead Secrets and Strategies for Successful Job Search is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Not a typical how-to job search book, Martin’s latest effort offers advice that can change the trajectory of your career and life, and help you work your passion.

Hot Button Executive Job Search FAQs

Executive Career Brand

Because today’s executive job search doesn’t look or work the way it did even 5 or so years ago, I advise executive job seekers to first learn about the new executive job search landscape , before diving in. 3 Hot Button FAQs About Executive Job Search Strategy.

FREE Twitter Book From Job Search and Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

Did you know that the vast majority of executive recruiters use social recruiting (including Twitter) to source and assess top talent? So, are you ready to start using Twitter to accelerate your executive job search and build your personal brand? Network to Find Jobs.

Executive Job Search: The Old Way (Networking) Still Works Best

Executive Career Brand

Executive Job Search: The Old Way (Networking) Still Works Best is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Are you gungho to embrace the new way – online job search? Yes, good old networking is still the most successful way to land an executive job.

Job Boards

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Guerrilla Job Hunting Home Subscribe FREE-Guerrilla Job Search Tips! Top 5 Dos & Don’ts Debt Advice on How to get a job in a recession Debt Advice on New Economy Rules… Break Free : Put America back to work. Tailor the content to the board. Tailor the content to the board.

7 Effective Job Search Strategies For Executive Career Transitions

Career Realism

Has it been more than 10 years since you launched an executive job search campaign ? Even if you are Internet savvy, you can easily become overwhelmed by the growing maze of job search boards, company databases, and online recruiting networks unless you have a solid job search strategy plan.

Recruiters Insider Secrets To Getting The Job

Tim's Strategy

Last night I joined two other experts on a tele-seminar to talk about how to work with and succeed by including recruiters in your job search communication plan. As an online job board , they are a great candidate resource for anyone looking for work in the consumer packaged goods industry.

Ways to Use Facebook for Your Job Search

Resume Bear

We often hear about how job seekers can use social networks like LinkedIn and Twitter to their advantage. But what’s sometimes overlooked is the biggest network of them all: Facebook.

The World’s Best Executive Resume Is Not Enough

Executive Career Brand

if you’re not using it with executive job search best practices. and you don’t back it up with social proof. It’s targeted, contains value-driven metrics and relevant keywords, and positions the job seeker as a good-fit candidate for the kinds of jobs he’s seeking. Yet the job seeker complains to me that he’s gotten ZERO RESPONSE to it. His only job search activity, he spends dizzying hours every day perusing job listings.

How Tim’s Strategy Tool Can Help Your Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

Tim is an author, blogger, speaker, coach and consultant in the job search, career and marketing space. Tim’s Strategy offers a structured, step-by-step process to establish a job search strategy. As Tim said, “It’s like tax software for your job search”.

3 Online Tools to Network your Way into Job

Resume Bear

Social media is becoming increasingly important for job networking. The last couple of years have been hard on the economy, and if you’ve been forced to hunt for a job during that time you know this all too well. Tweet my Jobs. Posted by Adam Justice.

2012 116

Is LinkedIn the best job board? « Career Brander

Career Brander

Career Brander Blog About Career Brander « Job Interviewing: Top Ten Traits Hiring Managers Are Looking For Reputation Defender or Reputation Creator? » Is LinkedIn the best job board? Career Brander advocates a much more targeted job search campaign that focuses on,personal branding, best-fit target companies, data mining, networking and establishing web spiders through tools that help uncover the hidden job market , such as Job Search Radar.

Find the Best Executive Resume Writer For You: Where’s the Value?

Executive Career Brand

How to Find Top Executive Resume Writers and Job Search Strategists. With fewer jobs and such fierce competition in the executive job market, it’s more important than ever to be armed with a resume that brands and truly differentiates you from others vying for the same jobs.

Social Recruiting: Advice From A COO

Resume Bear

We all know social recruiting is on the rise (see here, here and here for more advice on social job seeking). Employers are realizing a significant advantage by using social recruiting to actively find the best employees.

2012 85

Resume Lingerie and 10 Other Guerrilla Job Search Strategies

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist? Yesterday I took an eye-opening Reach Personal Branding teleseminar, “Job Search Secrets Revealed”, featuring Guerrilla Job Search Gurus Kevin Donlin and David Perry of Guerrilla Job Hunting.

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Why You NEED to be on LinkedIn

Resume Bear

LinkedIn has quickly become an indispensable tool for job seekers and career-oriented people. It is a social networking site for people who understand the important role that personal relationships play in attaining their career goals. Far more effective and interactive than the big job boards, LinkedIn puts you in the driver’s seat of your job search. And as you grow your list of contacts on LinkedIn, your network expands exponentially.

Human Resources Goes Social! 27 Key Social Media Practices

Resume Bear

I have been networking, meeting people face-to-face on my favorite topic. Yes, social media. I do have others but hey, I am on social media pearls! Social is mobile. Here we are reminded again, that Social is indeed mobile and will continue to be so in the future.

Developing & Executing a Recruitment Strategy with SmashFly

Blogging4jobs

How to Develop a Recruitment Marketing Strategy. The problem is finding qualified job seekers and candidates to apply for positions. We have so many options from job boards, to social networks, referral relationships, and other networking activities.

4 Ways To Strategize Your Job Search On LinkedIn

Career Realism

In today’s digital age, in-person networking has become important, especially while making one’s online presence. That being said, it has become a necessity to get searchable, branded, and presentable in everything you carry out via social media. Search For Relevant Jobs.

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TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? | Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on February 10, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? ← How to Make a Perfect Plan For Your Job Search How to Make Sure That Your Resume’s Formatting is Perfect → Like Be the first to like this post.

Unemployed Experienced Job Seekers Time To Get Back to Work

Resume Bear

The tight job market has affected all demographics — but older workers have really felt the squeeze, particularly if they found themselves out of work for one reason or another. But staying active and positive is the key to job search success. Really tap your network.

2012 90

Tips to Avoid Job Search Time Wasters: Part 2

Resume Bear

While there are many ways to make your job search more effective, there are little things that can slow down the job search too. In part one of Top Job Search Time Wasters, we reviewed methods on how to avoid stress and the use of the internet to distract you from searching for a job.

2011 55

11 New Websites for Your Job Search

Resume Bear

If you’re entering the job market for the first time or haven’t searched for a new job in the last three years, you’re in for a shock over how the process works—and how it has changed in a relatively short period of time. Job search 1.0 = help wanted ads in newspapers.

How To Find The Hiring Manager’s Contact Info

Career Realism

Simply hitting the “apply” and “submit” buttons for the openings you see on the major job boards won’t get you there. The critical factor that makes or breaks job search success is your ability to make direct contact with the hiring decision maker. Sail through social media.

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The Top 50 Job Hunting Blogs

Resume Bear

There are many career-related blogs that provide helpful information by seasoned professionals, recruiters, authors, career experts, and those who want to share their own job search experiences. To jumpstart your search, we’ve compiled 50 of the best job-hunting blogs out there.

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