14 Job Search Resources for 2015

Career Alley

There are four basic categories of job search resources – Recruiters, Job Search Sites, Social Networks and Company Career Sites. You should be allocating your the time you spend on job search across these resource types. Good luck in your search, Joey.

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In Job Search, Comparison Is the Thief of Joy

Career Trend

” Well, it can apply to job search. So many people get swept up in comparing themselves and their job search to others that it bogs them down until they are buried in frustration, cynicism and even anger. You know that saying, “Comparison is the thief of joy?”

2015 243

The 5 Most Effective Job Search Strategies

Professional Resume Services

Searching for a new job doesn’t have to be as difficult as some people make it. Although it may seem like staying at your current job is easier than looking for another one, you owe it to yourself to continue to seek new opportunities and develop throughout your career.

2015 267

Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

Competitive Resumes

We wish you (veterans) much success during your transition, and hopefully, this show will contribute to your needs in finding the right job for you. I would love your feedback, especially if there are tools you need for your job search.

How Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Impacts Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

You’re probably aware that, when you’re job-hunting, you need to have a diverse, personal brand-reinforcing online presence , to attract recruiters and employers, when they’re searching for and assessing good-fit candidates. Step one in job search is targeting.

Have Fun + 2 More Tips to Dissolve the Cluster of Job Search Negativity

Career Trend

The post Have Fun + 2 More Tips to Dissolve the Cluster of Job Search Negativity appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.

2015 243

10 Steps to Executive Job Search Success

Executive Career Brand

Many of the c-suite and senior-level executives I work with haven’t faced a job search in 5, 10 or even 15 years or more. If they’ve changed jobs over that time, they were sought after by executive recruiters and managed to circumvent the job search process.

2015 205

How to Use Blab or Periscope for Your Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Become an active participant to embellish your brand or as a strategic part of your job search. Jessica Miller-Merrell suggests that job seekers use it to connect with employers, share about your day, and even for informational interviews.

2015 205

How Important Are Thank You Notes in Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

Job seekers these days seem to pay less attention to good manners and etiquette through the job search process . I often hear stories about job seekers who didn’t get the job, but sent thank you notes anyway, and eventually landed the job when the first hire didn’t work out.

2015 227

How to Build Personal Brand Content for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

When preparing for executive job search, your mission is to create content for various purposes, and build an executive brand communications plan that reinforces your unique promise of value to your target employers, across diverse channels online and off-line.

2015 226

Common Job Search Mistakes Anybody Can Make

Professional Resume Services

Kerry Hannon’s slideshow about 8 Common Mistakes Older Job Seekers Make is targeted to the older worker but actually could apply to all of us. Try blogging or consulting so when you resume your job search, you have evidence you didn’t stagnate.

2015 180

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Planning

Career Alley

There are some basic tips you can follow to target your job search that will minimize the time spent and maximize the results. How you spend your time during your job search is critical. You should also evaluate time spent on job search tasks versus results.

2015 226

Top 8 Job Search Trends For 2015

Career Realism

Drawing key evidence from William Arruda’s Personal Branding Trends for 2015 and LinkedIn’s US Recruiting Trends: 3 Must-Know Talent Acquisition Trends for 2015 , here are eight critical job search trends you will want to leverage to maximize your career this year.

2015 114

2015: A Year in Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

There are lots of factors that can prompt people to start looking for a new job and although a lot of the time it is for personal reasons, public events and political movements can also have an impact on job search trends. 2015: A Year in Job Search.

2015 63

Dating in 2015: Is It Time To Raise The Bar?

Ms. Career Girl

The post Dating in 2015: Is It Time To Raise The Bar? If you are dating in 2015, here are some points for you and Prince Charming below. If you don’t already, you will start feeling (humbly) proud of your job, your body, your space, your possessions, and your thoughts.

2015 222

7 Things To Do To Get Ready For Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

If your goal is to get a new job this year, here are seven things you need to do to prepare yourself for your job search. While ideally your résumé is customized for a specific job, having an up-to-date résumé targeted for a specific “type” of position is the next best thing.

2015 274

Job Search Trap: I Owe My Team

Hiring Technical People

” Now, you’re thinking about looking for a job. If a new job is right for you, you are not leaving them “without.” When you leave your current job, you provide opportunities to the people still there. When you leave your current job to pursue something that interests you more, you provide yourself opportunities. If that job comes with more money, you fulfill your responsibility to your family or yourself to be paid what you are worth.

2015 160

7 Tips to Starting a Job Search

Hiring Technical People

Do you have a resolution to find a new job this year? Check out these tips for a better, streamlined job search. Even if you are a developer and you normally dress in jeans and a ratty t-shirt, that outfit is not acceptable for job searching. Work on your job search each day. Make sure you have created small enough chunks of work so you can succeed with your job search. Agile Job Search HTP

2015 174

12 Job Search Tips & Tricks

Career Alley

The job market has improved lots since 2008, but it is still difficult to find a job. Plenty of supply (as in candidates), just not enough demand (as in jobs). There are some basic tricks like, updating your profile on LinkedIn or any of the job search engines.

2015 193

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. Salary/benefits negotiation with job offers. Time to hit the job boards hard.”.

2015 205

Toxic Executive Job Search Beliefs: I can skip networking

Executive Career Brand

Your executive job search seems to be going nowhere. Too many of the executive job seekers I speak with have neglected their network for years, while they were securely employed. Then, they’re suddenly thrown into a job search and have to scramble to build back up their network.

2015 208

Great Review of Manage Your Job Search

Hiring Technical People

She wrote a terrific book about knowing your value, Be the Smart Girl: Money and Your Value: Navigating the world of part-time and summer jobs for girls 12 to 17.). She wrote a review of Manage Your Job Search at How to ease the pain of your job search and thrive. Agile Job Search HTP kanban Manage Your Job SearchI spoke about hiring for cultural fit at Communitech in Waterloo, CA earlier this year.

2015 146

Going Public: Why You Should Get Purposefully Uncomfortable in Job Search

Career Trend

It almost goes without saying that job seekers should be more visible online than in the past. The post Going Public: Why You Should Get Purposefully Uncomfortable in Job Search appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.

2015 235

The Value of an Imperfect, but Meaningful Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter While job search and career management are replete with protocol and processes that should be respected and acted upon, it is not necessary to (always) behave perfectly to land a new job or advance your career within your current organization.

2015 223

Your Job Search Is a Personal Marketing Campaign!

Professional Resume Services

A professional resume writing service can help you network for future jobs. Searching for a job is hard work. Think of your job search like running your own marketing campaign. This is an essential element in the job search process as well.

2015 179

Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Building Your Resume

Career Alley

For those of you who have followed my blog, you will know that I continually compare a job search to a marketing campaign (see “ Job Search Marketing 101 ” – Battling for Prime Shelf Space”) with you as the product. Good luck in your search, Joey.

2015 221

Job Search Tip: Choose Enough References

Hiring Technical People

If you’ve had multiple jobs, ask several peers and managers. All of these ideas require that you stay in touch with people at previous jobs. Agile Job Search HTP job search tip network reference target network If you’ve been working for a while, you have a number of people who could be references for you: colleagues, project managers, managers. All of these are people who know what you’ve done. So, how do you choose references?

2015 160

Tech Up Your Job Search with the Pathsource App

Ms. Career Girl

The post Tech Up Your Job Search with the Pathsource App appeared first on Ms. Looking for a job is no easy feat, but with the help of technology, things can get much easier. The challenges of finding a job extend to more than just landing one. Job Search Productivity

2015 173

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. whether or not they must keep their search confidential because they’re currently employed.

2015 182

Pitfalls of Job Search Procrastination

Career Alley

Job SearchIf you discover a position that you intend to apply for, it’s in your best interest to start the process as soon as possible. Before you start thinking you’ve got plenty of time, keep the following in mind to avoid the possible pitfalls of procrastination.

2015 175

How training for a Marathon kept me motivated during my job search

Ms. Career Girl

The post How training for a Marathon kept me motivated during my job search appeared first on Ms. When I first signed up for a marathon it had nothing to do with my job search, rather it was something I’d always wanted to accomplish and decided to go ahead and take on the challenge.

2015 236

Executing on Your Job Search Plan

Career Alley

There are many paths to take in executing on your job search plan and as many rabbit holes to avoid. Making a plan and sticking to it is the best way to find your new job. Job Search Job Search Toolkit

2015 175

How to Use Cold-Calling for Your Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Cold-calling sounds intimidating and most shy away from it but with the holidays coming up, it could be a passive job search strategy that Kimberly Robb Baker can work for you. Career Career Management Job Advice Job Interview Job Search

2015 170

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Overview

Career Alley

Okay, so I admit it – I’m a fanatic with job search (and, therefore, this blog). When I’m looking for a job I’m obsessed. I use a tried and true process which enables me to more quickly find the right job for me. Be prepared for your job interview.

2015 198

College Grad Job Search – Preparing for Graduation

Career Alley

If you are one of the thousands of people who will be graduating from college this Spring, there is a very good chance that you’ve not yet started your job search. Maybe you think it is a bit too early to be job searching (that is a big mistake). Job Search.

Modern Tools for Modern Job Search

Career Alley

Right tools and right approach, both are key to a successful job search (not to mention hanging a new mailbox). Today's post is a collection lists and tools you can use in your job search. Job Search

2015 172

Updated for 2016: 101+ Top Holiday Job Search Tips eBook

Executive Career Brand

Yes, the holidays are one of the BEST times to land a job, or make strides toward landing first thing in the New Year. mostly because so many job seekers think it’s one of the WORST times. If you job hunt during the holiday season, you’ll have much less competition.

2016 137

Fall Fashion Advice and the Usefulness of Path Source’s Job Search App

Competitive Resumes

The second segment features Aaron Michel, co-founder of Path Source home of the job search app of the same name which helps you track your career interests, provides tools for you to find the career and resources for your job search.

Career Management for a Winning Job Search Strategy

Competitive Resumes

You will clearly hear someone who is now an advocate for job seekers want you to know how to prepare for the job search. What is the toughest part of your job search? Don’t stop pursuing the job after the interview has ended.

2015 191

My Favorite Job Search and Career Sites

Career Alley

I’ve seen hundreds of career and job search sites over the years that I’ve been writing for CareerAlley. I’ve covered Job Search Sites, Career Advice sites and Career Resource sites. In any event, this is another good job search site.

2015 190

6 Alternatives to Job Search Boards

Career Alley

Without a doubt, job search boards are the number one tool that people use for their job search. Which is exactly why you should be looking at some of the other job search alternatives that are available to you. Why go to a job fair? jobs by.

2015 186

Instagram & Your Job Search: Answering Your Top Questions

Careers Done Write

Does the thought of using Instagram for your job search seem ridiculous? Instagram is yet another way to leverage social media to enhance your professional brand and accelerate your job search. You can search for companies by name or a product brand.

2015 200

6 Job Search Reality Checks To Begin 2015

Career Realism

The beginning of a New Year is a good place to take a stronger look at some of the issues facing today’s job seekers. While many try to provide good insights into different parts of the process, perhaps there are some job search realities that should be addressed. Job Search

2015 114