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4 Summer Strategies to Step Up Your Job Search

Careers Done Write

If you are one of the many professionals who has been searching for a new job during the first half of 2011, the recent news of stagnant job growth and the layoffs at CISCO , may be a bit disheartening, to say the least. Job search is not what it used to be.

Senior Level Job Search in 2011: Good Idea or Not?

Careers Done Write

I have been at the same job for the past six years; while I am comfortable, I would like to take my career to the next level. However, I am concerned that there are no jobs out there. Many of the clients I work with are getting interviews as well as job offers. Dear Deb, Q.

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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.

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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.

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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. Choose business networks. Effective networking does not focus solely on talking with friends and family. Ben or Betty Job Seeker.

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Reduce Job Search Costs

Resume Bear

Remember the days when people would get a job right out of high school or college, stay with the same company for 30 or 40 years, then retire with a pension and a gold watch? Luckily, there are ways to save money, and maybe even take a tax deduction or two once you find a job.

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.

Job Search, Career and Life: Your 11 Favorite Posts From 2011

Tim's Strategy

So today I’ve compiled a summary of reader favorite posts of 2011. The Tim’s Strategy LinkedIn group was nominated for being a group with a great purpose on LinkedIn. Like LinkedIn, Twitter has so much potential as a social networking tool for job search.

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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. So what strategies are trending for 2012?

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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. Strategy and execution leadership.

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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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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.

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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.

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Personal Marketing for Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Personal Marketing for Job Search is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Continuing with my mission to introduce job hunters to bloggers they may not know about — but should — I’m focusing today on Tim Tyrell-Smith (@ TimsStrategy on Twitter). Network with a purpose.

“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.

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Executive Job Search: Research Your Target Employers

Executive Career Brand

Executive Job Search: Research Your Target Employers is a post from: Executive Career Brand. For a successful executive job search campaign, plan to spend some time researching – unless you already have plenty of in depth company and industry information. Google Search.

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Holiday Executive Job Search Tips

Executive Career Brand

Holiday Executive Job Search Tips is a post from: Executive Career Brand. So many executive job seekers think that November and December are dead months for job search. Here’s what you can do to outdistance the competition: NETWORK.

How to Boost Your Self Confidence During a Job Search

Life@work

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. Employ one of the strategies above.

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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.

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14 Job Search Tips to Master in 2018

Competitive Resumes

If it has been a few years since the last time you went on a job search, you need to know that things have changed. Sure, there’s advice from 2011 that still applies today – for example, networking is still a great idea. careers Job Search Resume Social Media

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5 LinkedIn Job Search Tips You Haven’t Heard Yet

Resume Bear

Insightful ways to improve your profile and grow your LinkedIn job search network. But there are a few lesser-known LinkedIn job search tips that can be just as effective as the ones we all know about. What do slideshows have to job searches?

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Updating: A Social Media Strategy For Job Search

Tim's Strategy

Here is the original (and still relevant) use of the word in social media for job search: “Updating&# is the act of refreshing or providing a reminder of your presence online. Ones that help to introduce you to others online during job search.

Mastering The Job Search Process

RedStarResume

In the last decade, job seeking has changed and competition for every role is more competitive than ever. The prosperous decade of the 1990s, when jobs were plentiful and money (not to mention credit) was seemingly free flowing, failed to give way to an equally prosperous 2000s. Individuals seeking employment in this market are finding it difficult to do so, mostly because jobs have disappeared, having been shipped overseas or completely phased out. Networking.

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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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. It’s a combination of old-fashioned résumé sending, online brand building, and networking.

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16 Ways to Stay Motivated in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

16 Ways to Stay Motivated in Executive Job Search is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Job search isn’t easy, especially at the c-level and senior executive level. Co-mentor with another job seeker. Join a job search support group.

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Twin Twitter Executive Job Search Tips

Executive Career Brand

Twin Twitter Executive Job Search Tips is a post from: Executive Career Brand. You’ve got a good handle on today’s executive job search. You know what you need to do to land your next job, and you’ve set about doing it.

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.

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Tips for Job Search Success

Careers Done Write

Once a month, our group of career professionals blog on a subject topical and timely for a job seeker. If you are like many, it is tempting to think that you can do an online search for a job, submit your résumé and poof, get hired! Want a Job?

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. But with over 500 million active users, Facebook is useful for professional networking, too.

New Job Search in a New Town

Careers Done Write

My husband and I recently relocated to the Northeast from California and I had to leave my job so he could get a promotion. I don’t have many contacts in this area and I have been submitting my résumé via the job boards; but I am having no luck. Ask Deb job search

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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. Sometimes, you could be slacking off in your search and not even realize it. Most people find a job through someone in their network.

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Good Morning Job Search

Career Alley

I can complain (and this is not a complaint) or I can look for another job. But let’s face it, all jobs have their ups and downs and any other job is likely to have some aspect that is not ideal. You need to know what’s important to you in your career (and your job). Does your job have more negatives than positives? Maybe it’s time for you to start your job search. Rather, it provides links to other sites which have posted jobs.

Twitter for C-Suite Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Twitter for C-Suite Executive Job Search is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Do you think Twitter is a big fat waste of time, and that it has no value in c-suite job search? Twitter Executive Branding Strategy: The Beauty of a Retweet.

Tips for Improving Your Networking

Resume Bear

Welcome back to our second installment of tips for improving your networking skills. Read on for more tips on how to effectively chat people up at those networking events that we all love, oh, so much! Networking isn’t easy, but with these tips we hope it will be easier.

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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.

No Summer Vacation From Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

No Summer Vacation From Executive Job Search is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Maybe you were recently laid off and, besides dealing with all the emotional upheaval, you’re worried that summer is the worst time of year to look for a new job. Executive Job Search

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The Career Sherpa: Job Search Navigation Expert

Executive Career Brand

The Career Sherpa: Job Search Navigation Expert is a post from: Executive Career Brand. I asked my friend and colleague Hannah Morgan, the Career Sherpa ( @careersherpa on Twitter) for the best job search advice she could share with people: “The rules have changed.

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Executive Job Search: Are Your Target Employers on Twitter?

Executive Career Brand

Executive Job Search: Are Your Target Employers on Twitter? Many top employers are busy on Twitter – posting jobs and real-time news about the company, people, products and services. Much more in my post, Executive Job Search: Research Your Target Employers.

Personal Branding to Fire Up Your Job Search

Careers Done Write

If you have been searching for a new and challenging career opportunity, it may be time to ignite your job search by creating and promoting a personal brand. This blog post is part of the Career Collective monthly series.

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How To Land an Executive Job in 2011

Executive Career Brand

How To Land an Executive Job in 2011 is a post from: Executive Career Brand. If you’re about to start job-hunting, or fear you will be soon, you may not be aware of how different job search is today than even a few years ago. 16 Deadly Executive Job Search Mistakes.

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Rethink Your 2011 Job Search Strategy Now

reCareered

What can you change in your strategy today that can help advance your job search next year? It’s a good time to take stock of what’s working in your present job search tactics … and what isn’t working well. Tags: Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog career career change career coach change Employment hiring Job job search networking Planning research solution

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Career Tools to Check Out in 2011 | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Monday, January 3rd, 2011 Career Tools to Check Out in 2011 This month’s Career Collective topic is trends, tools, and hiring practices for 2011.

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