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Putting Your Job Search Plan to Work – Lesson 3

Career Alley

Job search is much the same. Implementing a job search plan is key to finding a job. With any of the resources listed below, there is always the danger of focusing on one job search channel at the expense all of your other resources. Job Search Boards.

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5 Job Search Tips for Prospective Graduates

Career Alley

” – Theodore Roosevelt As the job market continues to struggle, the need to remain competitive remains crucial for new and prospective graduates. Students should develop a proactive strategy for their job search to gain an advantage.

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5 Things You MUST Do Before Attending A Job Fair

Career Realism

Most job fairs run between January and May. When Spring rolls around, things usually ramp up because most employers want job openings filled before Summer kicks off. Related: 3 Tips On Using Direct Mail In Your Job Search. Job Search

5 Job Search Time Wasters To Avoid

Career Realism

Searching for a job can be a full-time job in itself. Between searching online job boards and networking with others, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by the job hunting process. Here are a few job search time wasters to avoid: 1.

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Thousands of Jobs if You Know Where to Look

Career Alley

Although the unemployment rate has improved over the last few years, there still appears to be a shortage of jobs for those who want to work (or get a new job). I say “appears” because there are jobs out there (if you know where to look and have the right skills).

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Three Tips to Streamline Your Recruiting, Part 2

Hiring Technical People

The people who are looking have to target networking. See Manage Your Job Search.). You must go to meetings or job fairs yourself. You have to—dare I say it—network! At least post the job on your LinkedIn company page and change your headline to say you are looking for people. hiring process audition Hiring Geeks That Fit Manage Your Job Search network phone screen recruiting target network unemployed candidate

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Why You Shouldn’t Underestimate Your Personal Network

Career Realism

A personal network can be a powerful thing, so long as you use it correctly. It is especially useful when searching and applying for jobs. Those who are searching for jobs often underestimate just how useful this personal network can be; they can’t see the potential or imagine the opportunities that could come their way through the extensive network that they have built. Related: How To Effectively Expand Your Network For Job Search Success.

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4 Steps Job Seekers Can Take For Effective Networking

Career Realism

You’ve heard it here before that networking through contacts is the most effective approach when job searching, but let us go into how exactly you as a job seeker can effectively network. Related: 5 Ways To Break The Ice At Networking Events. Networking

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HIRE ME! 7 Tips For Getting A Job After College

Career Realism

In today’s job market, college graduates have a tough time. Related: 11 Job Search Commandments For College Grads. Many colleges have job searching courses that help you build resumes and extol the virtues of the book, What Color Is Your Parachute?

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7 Common Job Hunting Mistakes Students Make

Career Realism

It’s because job hunting is complicated, especially for those who are entering a new field as newly graduated professionals. Related: 11 Job Search Commandments For College Grads. Not tailoring cover letters and resumes to the job listing. How To Find A Job.

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Why Unemployment Statistics Can Be Very Misleading

The Undercover Recruiter

This isn’t just about re-training someone to do a different type of job as much as it is to explain how to ‘network’ – that generic term meant to explain how to find jobs besides applying online to job boards and sending up your resume hundreds of times without hearing back.

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US Chamber Foundation and Goodwill Partner to Provide Career Services to Veterans and Military Spouses

Resume Bear

Goodwill’s Targeted Job Training and Career Services to Be Offered to Veterans and Military Spouses at Dozens of Hiring Our Heroes Job Fairs Nationwide. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program and Goodwill Industries announced today a collaborative effort to offer comprehensive vocational services to veterans and military spouses who participate in Hiring Our Heroes job fairs and programs. Jobs for Veterans Veterans

How To Build An Effective ‘Marketing Yourself’ Plan

Career Realism

Bravo, congratulations, great job, and kudos on graduating from college! Education gives anyone an edge in the job and career world, but how YOU use it and what YOU do to get hired, get ahead, and succeed is the difference. Generic resume templates are job search killers.

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I can’t get a job because of a mistake I made at 17, resigning when my boss will explode, and more

Ask A Manager

I can’t get a job because of a mistake I made at 17. I’ve actually been offered very good IT jobs, but all of those offers are always rescinded after the employer runs a background check. Am I forever barred from a corporate IT job? I recently traveled for a job interview in which the potential employer paid for the flight and was supposed to pay for the hotel. Should I visit the job fair booth of a company I just applied for a job with?

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101 Career and Employer Blogs for Recruiting Candidates & Employment Branding

Workology

Optimized and more easily found by search engines. This list is quite expansive and is built upon an earlier blog post where I showcased 7 company career site blogs in 2014. Blog contained with the Allianz career site providing candidate and job seeker resources.

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