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The Top Lists of the Hottest Careers of 2011


The 50 Best Careers of 2011 . (US This is a general list, created by compiling data on job growth, salary, and perceived job satisfaction. Categories of jobs listed include business, creative and service, healthcare, social service and technology. Top 10 Careers for 2011.

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The 51 Best Job Search Blog Posts of 2011


The most popular job search bloggers share their most popular job search blog posts of 2011. Top Job Bloggers’ Most Popular Articles of 2011. Rich DeMatteo : 50 Killer Questions For Job Seekers To Ask On Interviews. Hannah Morgan : 25 Habits to Break if You Want a Job. Alison Doyle : Job Interview Questions and Best Answers. Jessica Merrell : The STAR Job Interview Technique. 10 Job Search Tips For The Over 50s.

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The Best Free Job Search Apps


Looking for a new job? In fact there are many free apps for your smartphone or iPad that can help you be as efficient as possible with your job search when you're away from your computer. If you're using Twitter during your job search (as you should be!)

5 Job Search Tips for 2012

Resume Bear

Before making your resolutions, consider revamping your job search tactics. Job search trends of 2011 included creating the infographic resume , using QR codes , and writing your own blog. Job seekers: What do you think of these tips?

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“Optimizing LinkedIn Profiles for Job Search”

Resume Bear

As every job seeker is hopefully aware, when resumes are submitted to corporations or job boards, they are then filtered by Applicant Tracking Software.(ATS) These resources will be make specific keyword suggestions based on the position a job seeker is targeting. Now hit search.


Competitive Resumes

The Voice Of Job Seekers.from the page of an empathetic resume writer. The Voice of The Job Seeker Blog. Today’s job seeker must manage more than his or her résumé, cover letter, references on web job boards. People search a lifetime to find the perfect career.

My Job Search Journey

Ms. Career Girl

I’ve gone back and forth about whether or not to write about my job search. However, I’ve received several direct messages and emails from other young professionals who are thinking of making a move from their current job. career job search


Competitive Resumes

The Voice Of Job Seekers.from the page of an empathetic resume writer. The Voice of The Job Seeker Blog. Today’s job seeker must manage more than his or her résumé, cover letter, references on web job boards. People search a lifetime to find the perfect career.

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Job Search Tips for Senior Executives

Position Ignition

The key question, when it comes to finding a job, is how you’re going to approach the job market. The first area is building your relationship with the executive search profession. Careers Advice Executive Career Advice Job Search

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Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit

Executive Career Brand

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit is a post from: Executive Career Brand. You may figure that connecting with a few executive recruiters is the only other thing you’ll need to do to make that job come to you. Only an estimated 3-5% of jobs are filled through job boards.

Tips to Avoid Job Search Time Wasters: Part 1

Resume Bear

Looking for a job can be a full-time job in and of itself. Finding a job in today’s market is more than just posting a résumé and waiting for a call. Here are a few common time wasters job seekers fall into and how you can crawl out.

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How to Boost Your Self Confidence During a Job Search


It's ironic when during a job search, just at the time when you need to feel your most confident, you're feeling your most deflated. Earlier this year I met with a client who had been searching for a new job for over five months.

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Job Search Courtesy

Career Trend

Related posts: Exploiting Your Job Search Wind Last year, after tearing my Genoa for the fourth time, Attempting to Tame the Twitter Wild West in Job Search? By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Whether job seeking now, or in the. A “No Regrets&# Job Search “I have no regrets.” By Robert P. Poindexter A man walks into his home one afternoon and his wife begins this conversation with him. Wife: Where have you been? Husband: Church.

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.

Use Smart Networking to Speed Up Your Job Search

Resume Bear

A critical tactic in your job search toolbox is networking, but it may not feel as though your efforts are getting the results you want. Of course, you will discuss your job search with your informal network, but this is not the network that is likely to land your next job.

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The Two Biggest Executive Job Search Mistakes

Executive Career Brand

The Two Biggest Executive Job Search Mistakes is a post from: Executive Career Brand. I recently had a conversation with my friend and colleague, Martin Yate , job search expert and renowned writer of the Knock ‘em Dead series of career and job search books.

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2011 Executive Job Market Outlook

Executive Career Brand

2011 Executive Job Market Outlook is a post from: Executive Career Brand. 146 executive search firm consultants from a companion global survey. 10% – searching resume databases. 8% – online job postings. Executive Job Search: Research Your Target Employers.

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5 Awesome Steps To Track, Measure, and Optimize Your Job Search Efforts

Corn on the Job

Naturally, Michelle and I talked at length about her job search, and I immediately noticed that she needed more focus. Honestly, it may be the most useful blog post I’ve ever wrote for job seekers. Write Out EVERYTHING You Want and Need From A Job.

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Job Search – 3 reasons no one is calling you back

Cube Rules

Did you see that story about the woman who got laid off, tweeted about it, and by the time she reached the parking lot , already had another job offer? Unless you’ve been looking for a job so long, it’s starting to feel like, well, your job. photo credit: Furryscaly.

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In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation

Threshold Consulting

Boldt: Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design (Arkana) Archives April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 More. » In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation This month’s Career Collective topic is things job seekers should keep an eye on in 2011 (trends/tools/hiring practices). 

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Top Ten iPhone Job Searching Apps

Career Copilot

Now that the new year is upon us it is time to get serious about landing that next job. Career Development job huntingMany of you might be playing with your shiny new iPhone or mobile gadget that you received as a Christmas gift right now. I will be highlighting the top ten must have iPhone apps that you [.].

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Job-Search Lessons From American Idol

Resume Bear

If you ever take a break from your job hunt to watch American Idol, it’s time to connect the dots. No doubt a show that’s about winning the ultimate career break for a singer—a recording contract—holds some important lessons for job seekers.

Top LinkedIn Job Search Tips Articles

Position Ignition

LinkedIn is becoming a big part of one's job search and so getting your head around how best to harness it as a tool that will work for you is really important. So - firstly check out our structured LinkedIn Job Search Tips eBook for a good guide you can work through.

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5 Reasons Why Social Media MUST Be Part of Your Job Search

Resume Bear

There’s a lot of static out there about Social Media and its place in the job search process. But, properly implemented, it can be a more powerful catalyst to getting your job search engine off and running than just about any other single tool out there.

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. LinkedIn Guide for Executive Branding and Job Search.

6 Job Search Lessons Learned from Steve Jobs

Resume Bear

On October 5, 2011, the world lost a visionary. Steve Jobs, co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. In the 35 years since the founding of Apple, Jobs contributed to many major advances in technology. As Jobs so eloquently puts it, it’s up to us to keep calm and carry on.

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My Executive Branding and Job Search Ebook

Executive Career Brand

My Executive Branding and Job Search Ebook is a post from: Executive Career Brand. 23 Ways You Sabotage Your Executive Job Search and How Your Brand Will Help You Land. Completely circumventing the job search process in this way happens less and less these days.

The Google+ Job Search Resource List

Corn on the Job

Well, instead of spending time going through myself, I figured I’d provide a completely awesome resource list for The Google+ Job Search! The Google+ Job Search Resource List! – Google+ for Job Seekers.

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Quick Analysis of Your Job Search Techniques

Career Realism

If you are not getting enough interviews or job offers then it is time to analyze your job search strategy. Job Search career advice career expert CAREEREALISM job searchHere is a quick way to drill down to the core issues that will need adjusting. Situation: I am not getting enough calls for interviews. If the phone is not ringing then either your resume is.

The Importance of Flexibility While Job-Searching

Resume Bear

Today’s tough job market is not one size fits all. It is important to be open-minded while job-searching. Searching only for very specific positions that fall within a limited geographic location will greatly limit your potential opportunities.

Having a Little “Whine&# with Your Job Search?

The Job Quest

Being on a job hunt is tough stuff, regardless of whether it’s an active or passive job search. I am all about supporting job seekers , but during these times, some tough love may be called for to get the job seeker out of a bad rut and moving in the right direction.

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John F. Kennedy and the job search

Resume Bear

I hope you’ll forgive me “adapting” one of history’s most famous quotes to make my point, but the other day I got to thinking about what’s “missing” when job seekers go out for a position. The job search process is no different. So what does this mean for your search?

How to Keep Social Media From Working Against Your Job Search

Resume Bear

Simply put, it is akin to emotional intelligence, and is most definitely an important aspect for job seekers. The capacity to interact on the job in an appropriate social manner is critical to career success.

Necessary Job Search Traits

Career Brander

If a job seeker can harness and embrace these traits, they will have a higher likelihood of achieving their personal career goals. Communication Skills –In every position a job seeker is targeting they must use written, oral or visual presentation methodologies while being informative, persuasive and most importantly “connecting with the hiring manager”. Too often job seekers simply provide a well structured resume and talk about their achievements.

Everything I Know About Job Searching, I Learned From Star Wars

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl, a variety of topics are covered: education, career searches, and automobile insurance. But what happens when you’ve spent time applying for those jobs- the ones where you’re tailor made for the position- and then…boom! By, Patricia Brehm. Here at Ms.

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8 Ways Starting a Business Helps Your Job Search

Resume Bear

If you are one of the many people who lost your job during the recent depression, you should be working on starting your own business, in parallel with looking for that ideal replacement job. You have probably secretly always wanted to run your own show, but with a full-time job, never had the time to consider a startup. Then there was always the risk of failure, which of course doesn’t apply now since your real job is gone. Make the Decision – Job or Business.

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Tips for Staying Positive in a Job Search

Resume Bear

But how do you stay positive when going through a long, challenging job search? Similarly, you can’t control the economy or the job market, so focus your mental energy and time on things you can control or influence.

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Top Ingredient for Your Job Search

Resume Bear

Recently I was fortunate enough to be interviewed by a talented visionary by the name of Cathy Paper as a part of a fabulous workshop she’s created called “The Dream Job Lab“. In a nutshell, it shows people how to identify their goals, skills, and passion to find their dream job.

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How Your Writing Style Affects Your Job Search

Career Realism

Excellent writing skills go a long way in building a strong personal brand and executing an efficient job search. Job Search advice career expert job search tyle writingsHow do you write? To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at

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55 Top Job Search Experts To Follow On Twitter

Executive Career Brand

55 Top Job Search Experts To Follow On Twitter is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Many, many careers industry professionals tweet regularly and offer tips and resources on job search and career management. every aspect of job search.