80 Job Search Resources for Your Job Hunt

Career Alley

It’s difficult to say which are the “best” job search resources for any given topic. Dynamic Cover Letters for Job-Seekers: Free Professional Sample Job-Search Cover Letters. 5 Ways Your Cover Letter Lost You The Job. Interviews: Job Interview Advice, Tips and Questions. 100 Common Job Interview Questions. 10 common job interview mistakes. 175 Helpful Questions To Ask At A Job Interview. CareerAlley Jobs.

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6 Job Search Resources to Focus Your Job Hunt – Salaries

Career Alley

Getting the basic requirements for your job search in place can be overwhelming. Writing your resume, cover letters, working your network, creating your job search plan, company research. But having all of your resources in place with the best resume and the most amazing job experience will not help if you are not focused in your search. Your Current Job Title -What you do is important, but so is your job title. jobs by.

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10 Job Search Strategies Beyond The Resume

Competitive Resumes

But the truth is the resume is still an essential part of your job search. Job descriptions still tell you where to send or upload it. Resumes still matter, but they are not your primary tool for the job search anymore. And get this: You can start your job search without a perfect resume. What job search tactics provide more value than a resume alone? Too many job seekers move from job to job. Job Search Resume

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Should I Ask About Benefits During an Interview?

Career Alley

Resumes, cover letters, and a professional look – these are the essential ingredients for your next job interview. You’ve got a list in your head of everything you’ll do: Smile, sit up straight, highlight your strengths and… ask about salary and benefits? Bringing up salary and/or health care benefits (or benefits of any kind) during a primary interview is like going for a good night kiss at the beginning of a first date; most people generally aren’t receptive to it. “The

Job Search Marketing « Career Brander

Career Brander

Only we apply it to job search. The 5 P’s of marketing are : Product, Price, Packaging, Place and Promotion The 4 P’s of sales are : Prospecting, Problem Solving, Presenting and Persuading The Marketing P’s from a job seeker perspective Product: In a job search, it is you. Price: The compensation question will inevitably be asked. There are undeniable facts regarding a candidate’s historical pay grades, salaries, bonus plans, benefits, and perks.

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Job Board Detox Tip #14: Research Salary and Compensation Packages

Career Realism

Today’s job board detox tip: Research potential salary and compensation packages. Whether or not you have a job offer in the bag or not, you must research ahead of time potential salary packages. Perhaps the offer is the same pay that you came from but less flexibility or the benefits are so-so. Taking even the best job in the world will not be satisfying if you are unable to pay your bills. Job board detox salary image from Shutterstock.

Job Search Spring Cleaning

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Monday, March 22nd, 2010 Job Search Spring Cleaning Happy Spring! It’s time to spring into action and add some news strategies to your job search campaign. If you find an open position through a job board or company website, don’t only submit your resume to human resources—they’re often gatekeepers who don’t have much control over who ends up getting hired.

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366 Job Search Tips for Every Day of 2016

JobMob

Your job search crash course this year. A job search tip a day keeps the recruiters away closer… This isn’t a checklist. Some of the tips only apply to job seekers of certain kinds, such as graduates, older job seekers and employed job seekers. Put differently, no one should try to apply all the tips in one job search. Instead, use it to create your own job search checklist: read through the list completely.

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?? 365 Top Tips to Rock Your Job Search Every Day of 2018

JobMob

Your job search crash course this year. A job search tip a day keeps the recruiters away closer… This isn't a calendar. You want your job search to be as short as possible, so don't even plan on turning this into some kind of “job seeker tips of the day” desktop calendar that you're still flipping through months from now. Put differently, no one should try to apply all the tips in one job search. Older job seeker?

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Tweet Your Job Search

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Monday, May 3rd, 2010 Tweet Your Job Search I’ve written frequently about the value of journaling during a job search as a way to record your activity and your feelings during the process. After I read the article, I started thinking of the applications of tweeting your job search. My primary goal is to provide resources for job seekers.

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Defining Commensurate: It’s not so easy…

Workology

You have most likely heard or read the words “compensation will be commensurate with experience and/or academic preparation” What does this mean? . Many may see those words in a job posting or job description and think this means they will receive a compensation package which is comparable to what everyone else in the world with a same or similar job title makes. How can we ensure that employees feel justly compensated? Total Compensation?

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How to Fight Unemployment Insurance Benefit Hearings

Workology

For a list of unemployment benefit amount by state and other UI resources, click here. . The History of Unemployment Benefits. Unemployment insurance benefits first appeared in Wisconsin in 1932 as part of an effort to provide relief to workers who were unemployed as a result of the 1929 financial collapse. Unemployment insurance benefits are weekly benefit compensation for individuals who have found themselves between jobs, whether voluntarily or involuntarily.

What can I do in my job search to find a company that is a match for me?

Careers Done Write

Having benefits for my husband is important too. At the same time, my personal life will never get in the way of my job performance. What can I do in my job search to find a company that is a match for me? Also, when can I ask in the interview process about benefits for my husband? Dear Nate, Compensation and job functions are important when making a job selection. I applaud your insight to recognize this as you start a job search.

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Baby On Board! How To Job Search While Pregnant

Career Realism

How To Job Search While Pregnant. Job searching for two? As a pregnant job seeker, you’re likely experiencing a myriad of emotions – excitement, happiness, fear, and stress. Taking on a job search while pregnant can be a challenge. Fortunately, we’ve got some great tips that will make your job search a little easier: Related: 5 Tips For Job Searching While Pregnant. Quality of Insurance/Benefits.

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5 Tips For Job Searching While You’re Pregnant

Career Realism

Bringing a baby into the world is a wonderful thing, but some fear that it will hold them back in their job search. Before you start looking for a new job, check out these quick tips for job searching while you’re pregnant: 1. Before you start your job search, you need to consider what obligations you will have for your new baby, job search, and potential new job. Pay Attention To The Benefits. Job Search Strategy

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Herzberg’s Theory & What It Means for Job Seekers

The Job Quest

I saw an article that posed the question “ Does More Compensation Improve Productivity? ” After searching “higher pay better performance” and getting about 388 million results, it would seem that folks believe that higher pay is the solution to a company’s performance woes. Aspects of work that dissatisfy employees are: Job security. Benefits. Why does this matter to job seekers?

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SR: DUI, Juggling Job Searches and Offers

Evil HR Lady

Thursday, November 18, 2010 SR: DUI, Juggling Job Searches and Offers Please allow me to set the stage for you. Driving is an integral part of the job responsibilities. Could the employee be dismissed from job responsibilities? Argument: Driver with an IID would not pose a risk to public safety, and does not restrict the employee from continuing to complete all job responsibilities.) Been unemployed for 4 months and am trying to score a job in advertising.

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4 Key Factors to Consider Before Starting Your Job Search

JobMob

Before you start looking for a job, make sure to choose the right direction first. I know a lot of you are going to disagree with me here but I think job searching has never been this easy. Imagine, job seekers now enjoy the benefit of having each and every possible tool to use to make job searching much easier and efficient. Plus, we have awesome job search tips sites like JobMob to further help us fine-tune the way we do things.

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Show Me the Money. How to Win at Salary Negotiation

Workology

Check out our super awesome job seeker toolkit. It’s free and includes job search tips as well as a resume and cover letter template. While we its important to like our jobs because it increases employee productivity and employee satisfaction , we are still there for a primary reason and that is to live. For employees and job seekers, understanding pay and employee compensation can be hard because the idea of making more money hits so close to home.

Key Benefits To Keep In Mind When Looking For Work Out Of State

Corn on the Job

2020 kicked off with over 7 million job openings across America. For the current job seekers, this came as welcome news. Estimates put job openings at 1.4 million more than the number of unemployed job seekers. This does not mean that the job hunt market is not a competitive one, however. Around 70 percent of those already in employment are also seeking another job, and around 10 percent of job seekers choose to relocate for work.

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A New Job Search Engine Just for Green Jobs | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 A New Job Search Engine Just for Green Jobs I recently caught up with online job search expert and entrepreneur, Chris Russell , to learn more about a new site he has launched called Green Job Spider. If you are interested in learning more about green jobs , you will definitely want to take a look at Russell’s site. What’s a green job ?

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COTJ Reviews JIBE.COM: Social Job Search Tool

Corn on the Job

FTC Disclosure: I received compensation for mentioning the product listed below. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I believe will benefit the Corn on the Job community. When it comes to the job search , how many times have we heard, “It’s not what you know, but who you know&# ? Which industries, job titles, and companies appear most out of our connections? Some of the statistics include: Popular Job Titles.

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Unemployment and How We Can Help

Workology

Unemployment Benefits Paid by Your Employer. Unemployment benefits for an individual average $295 each week (You can view a comprehensive list of unemployment benefits by state here ). Unemployment benefits for workers who lose their jobs or qualify can provide up to 26 weeks of weekly benefits though an unemployment compensation supplement. Depending on the state, workers who are approved for these benefits must actively search for work.

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Looking at the Full Package for the Salary Range Question

The Job Quest

Why would you give a set number without knowing more about the full compensation package or other factors that come under consideration? Here’s a list of benefits that could come into play when looking at a compensation package: Health insurance premiums, co-pays, and deductibles. For example, the salary you are making in your position in Wisconsin won’t go near as far if you are looking at a job that would necessitate relocating to New York.

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Looking at the Full Package for the Salary Range Question

The Job Quest

Why would you give a set number without knowing more about the full compensation package or other factors that come under consideration? Here’s a list of benefits that could come into play when looking at a compensation package: Health insurance premiums, co-pays, and deductibles. For example, the salary you are making in your position in Wisconsin won’t go near as far if you are looking at a job that would necessitate relocating to New York.

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I'm Sabotaging My Employees' Job Searches Through LinkedIn Connections

Evil HR Lady

Monday, November 22, 2010 I’m Sabotaging My Employees’ Job Searches Through LinkedIn Connections Dear Evil HR Lady, I have several recommendations from co-workers listed on my LinkedIn profile. Having a problem employee quit to go to another job is much easier than firing them. I’m Sabotaging My Employees’ Job Searches Through LinkedIn Connections Posted by Suzanne Lucas at 1:33 PM Email This BlogThis! Evil HR Lady Why am I evil?

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The Disability Denial Process

Resume Bear

It should be a simple task to file a claim for disability benefits. Yet for veterans who are in dire need of disability compensation, the process is distorted by unforgivable delays and denials. This article reveals the reality of the process for filing and securing disability benefits for veterans and their families. Veterans career Job Search job search strategy job seekers Social Media twitter

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Don’t Worry Be Happy, or PayCheck?

Resume Bear

When it comes to a job, money is important. Their well being suffers most because they lost those “intrinsic features of the job” – not so much because of loss of income, according to the World Happiness Report recently released by Columbia University. It’s clear: There’s a lot more wrapped up in a job than how much it pays. Job security, interesting work and autonomy rank even higher than income in the report.

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Job Change? Ten Tax Tips – Things to discuss with your tax advisor

Sklover Working Wisdom

“When the devil loses his job, he becomes a tax collector.”. ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : It goes without saying: just as it is wise to look before you leap, when changing jobs, so too is it wise to consider the many steps you can legally take to minimize your future tax liabilities. To the contrary, you can take into account the tax issues of a job change when (i) planning for it, (ii) negotiating it, (iii) taking steps during it, and (iv) even when completing your tax return.

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Tell-tale Signs That You Should Turn Down That Job Offer

Ms. Career Girl

When it comes to obtaining a job offer and securing a job, there are many factors that go into this process. So what happens after you’ve put endless time into what you thought was the job of your dreams, all to discover it’s not at all what you had in mind? Instead of rejoicing when you hear the words “you got the job,” you cringe as you are unsure of what your next steps should be. Should your ability to advance be considered before accepting a job?

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8 Steps to Recovering from Job Loss

Career Alley

There no shortage of ways to lose your job – companies go out of business, “reorganize” or scale back. Very few things are more stressful than losing your job and, while every industry is different, all have felt the pain at some point. Everyone of us have, at some point in our career, been directly impacted or have a friend or family member that has been impacted by job loss. Our job partly defines who we are and the means by which we live. Job Search.

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How Twitter Hashtags Can Help You Land Your Dream Job

Career Realism

But since that time, Twitter has evolved into an amazing resource for companies seeking customers—and even job seekers looking for work. One reason seekers have had success landing jobs through Twitter is because of the use of hashtags, which function as mini search tools. This has been accomplished with great success under the #hirefriday hashtag, which is utilized on Friday to help both recruiters and hiring managers find job candidates who are actively seeking employment.

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Succession What? Why YOU Need to Care about Succession Planning

Career Alley

Carefully orchestrated succession planning offers the following benefits, which in turn benefit you: Visibility - Let’s say a position in another territory becomes available. Do they tailor rewards and compensation packages to keep employees highly engaged and motivated, and ensure the highest probability of retention? Good luck in your search. Planning hiring Job Search Jobs new jobs search jobs self help Succession Planning

2013 255

8 Steps to Recovering from Job Loss

Career Alley

There no shortage of ways to lose your job – companies go out of business, “reorganize” or scale back. Very few things are more stressful than losing your job and, while every industry is different, all have felt the pain at some point. Everyone of us have, at some point in our career, been directly impacted or have a friend or family member that has been impacted by job loss. Our job partly defines who we are and the means by which we live. Job Search.

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5 Reasons Why You Won’t Get a Job Offer

Career Alley

A tremendous amount of time and effort goes into preparing and succeeding in getting a new job. Many people face rejection during the job search process and most have no idea why they did not succeed in getting the job. Sometimes it’s obvious (not qualified, your compensation is too high, etc.) Following are 5 reasons why you won’t get a job offer: 1. Reading the job description does not qualify as preparing for a job interview.

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9 Interview Traps to Avoid

Career Alley

But interviewing for a new job is serious business and the stress can sometimes be overwhelming. combined with the pressure of finding a new job can lead to some fatal errors during the process. Read on to identify some interview traps that may keep you from landing your dream job. Don’t ask about benefits during your first few rounds of interviews. Failing to give examples of how your experience aligns with the job opportunity. jobs by.

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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. Did you land on this blogsite after doing a Google search on “executive resumes”, “executive resume writers”, or something similar? Then you were probably hit with a mind-boggling list of at least 20 million search results. Job seekers have a real dilemma sifting through the sea of choices and figuring out who to work with. and how much we help job seekers.

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?? 150+ Awesome Job Search Life Hacks You Need To Try

JobMob

Avoid being a job search hack with these job search hacks. The below list are over 150 life hacks that I bookmarked because they apply directly or indirectly to your job search, or things that might come up in your job search. The list is divided in sections that you can jump to directly by clicking the section heading: General Job Search. General Job Search. Never ask someone how his or her job search is going.

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working from home without a good reason, being the jilted lover of the job search, and more

Ask A Manager

I work for a large company that publicly celebrates its benefits such as flexible hours and working at home. Those might not be the most compelling reasons imaginable, but they’re reasonable and in a company that promotes its work-from-home benefit, it should be sufficient when you raise it with your boss. After interview, I was not shortlisted/offered the job, which was not 100% surprising as I really need to strengthen my teaching experience.

7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting The Job

Ms. Career Girl

The appeal of a job offer after a long period of searching quickly tempts you to say “Yes!” You read the job description, rocked the interview and that’s that — but it shouldn’t be. Here are seven questions you must ask yourself before accepting the job. Does this opportunity genuinely excite you, or are you considering the role because they offered and it’s a paying job? Does that term mean adequate benefits, salary and paid leave?

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How to Deal With Employment Gaps in Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Executive Career Brand

It’s an unfortunate situation for executive job seekers. Ideally, you want to be compensated for any work you do, but that may not happen. Why Volunteering is a Great Option for Most Job Seekers. Beyond closing employment gaps, here are a few of the many benefits of volunteering: → Volunteering affords some terrific networking opportunities. More Information About Executive Resumes, Job Search and LinkedIn. 10 Steps to Executive Job Search Success.

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7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting The Job

Ms. Career Girl

The appeal of a job offer after a long period of searching quickly tempts you to say “Yes!” You read the job description, rocked the interview and that’s that — but it shouldn’t be. Here are seven questions you must ask yourself before accepting the job. Does this opportunity genuinely excite you, or are you considering the role because they offered and it’s a paying job? Does that term mean adequate benefits, salary and paid leave?

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10 Happiest Big Companies of 2011

Career Alley

But if you are lucky enough to hold a position at a large company, chances are the company can afford to give you a great salary , benefits package and more work flexibility. If the pros of working at a big company outweigh the cons for you as a job seeker, you should research the top 10 happiest big companies compiled by CareerBliss.com. According to company reviews, Intel workers are most happy with the benefits offered by the company. Good luck in your search.

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