How to Use Your Blog for Today’s Job Search

Competitive Resumes

She owns one of the largest blogs for basic blog tips in the world. If you are thinking about starting a blog, find solutions to your questions at BasicBlogTips.com. For this episode, as I have done in the past, suggest that you blog to help find opportunities.

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10 Blogs for Job Search, Personal Branding and Career Help

Executive Career Brand

Prompted by the theme for this month’s Career Development Carnival , a showcase of the best blog posts from career experts, I’ve compiled a short list of excellent blogs and websites for job seekers and careerists. Joyce’s Job-Hunt.org and Work Coach Cafe.

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Trending Sources

Job Search News, September 22, 2017

Competitive Resumes

Your job search could use these articles and resources so enjoy! Hannah Morgan provides six questions you should ask yourself before you leave your current job. Navigate the hidden job market with these tips. Job Search job search news

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How to Breathe Life into Your Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Every day can’t be the same whether you have a job during your job search or not. If your job search lacks life, you must diversify your efforts until you yield results. Create a blog. Season your blog with your competencies but also with personality.

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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. Too many job seekers move from job to job.

2017 71

Crafting an Action Plan for Your Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

You never want to start your job search without a solid plan. These four tips can help guide you toward job search success! An executive job search is often an arduous journey, which can take up to several months to complete. Determine Your Search Strategy.

2017 77

The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 2

Executive Career Brand

Job seekers who take the time to reflect and dig deep will have the tools to excel beyond their competitors. Search your job title on LinkedIn to find others who do the same kind of work. Threats – What obstacles do you face that may threaten your job search?

2017 106

9 Ways to Break Out of the Job Search Rut

Competitive Resumes

The inquiring person contacted me after I posted to share additional thoughts, but in a job search rut, you can’t stop asking questions: How do you break out of a job search rut? I’ve been on the job hunt for over a year, and it’s gone cold.

2017 77

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.

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Online Reputation Management FAQs for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

I’ve written two previous posts in this series of Executive Job Search FAQs: LinkedIn FAQs. Executive Job Search FAQs in general. whether or not you need to keep your search confidential because you’re currently employed. Are You Executive Job Search-Ready?

Job Search 101 – Launching Your Job Search

Career Alley

Welcome to the launch of CareerAlley’s Job Search 101 series , specifically focused for those who are launching a job search for the first time (or those that need some great advice). Posting Job Search website links (with brief reviews). Jobs by.

9 Ways to Keep Up Your Holiday Job Search

Competitive Resumes

This season is no time to slow down your holiday job search. Here are a few suggestions to give your job search a boost: 1. The like and trust factor is even more achievable during the holiday job search. Start a personal blog for branding now.

2016 92

Job Searching at 50+: A Guide for Older Employees

Professional Resume Services

Executive resume services can help older job seekers. Some older people believe they should easily be able to get a new job because of their extensive experience. Here is a quick guide for older employees embarking on a new job search.

2016 106

What to Do When Your Job Search Efforts Don’t Work

Competitive Resumes

Today’s job search requires you to keep both hands on the wheel. My friend, Hannah Morgan, is back to talk what is not working in your job search. We discuss her article from last fall and recently on her blog and solutions to help your job search efforts.

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The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 1

Executive Career Brand

In today’s challenging job search landscape, personal branding is required. Executive recruiters and other hiring professionals may review the LinkedIn profiles and resumes of thousands of candidates for any given job. Clearly, personal branding is a vital part of any job search.

2017 87

6 Ways to Own the Job Search Process and Kill the Game in Five Years

Competitive Resumes

Have you thought about how you’ll remain engaged in the job search even if you love your current gig? Few jobs offer security much less can promise stability. You only have one job? One job? What will rock your job search in five years?

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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 116

Do You Need a Job Search Marketing Plan?

Professional Resume Services

Don’t jump blindly into your job search! Coming up with a marketing plan at the beginning a job search can sound a little intimidating, even for professionals and executives. Here are the important concepts of a job search marketing plan.

2017 56

More Reasons Career Success Can Come Through Blogging

Competitive Resumes

Job seekers should consider blogging as a way to increase your career success and choices. Do you think blogging will increase your career success: Call and leave a voicemail at 708-365-9822, or text your comments to the same number.

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Debunking Job Search Myths

Competitive Resumes

In this special edition, I am debunking job search myths. ” He was kind by inviting me to talk about the myths of job search and how it’s holding job seekers back. You can go to his blog here to listen to the episode too! Job Search

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The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 3

Executive Career Brand

Here is an undeniable truth too many job seekers dismiss or don’t understand: With the advent of the digital age, job search has become a whole new ball game, requiring personal branding and online presence for social proof. Executive Job Search and Personal Branding Help.

2017 72

Are You Limiting Your Job Search Potential?

Professional Resume Services

Quite a few people struggle with their job search for months, only to visit professional resume writers and learn their resume is the majority of the problem! Many people think of their accomplishments from previous jobs as being the general responsibilities associated with them.

2016 66

5 Mistakes That Can Derail Your Confidential Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Whether you foresee a layoff coming, have decided to move to another company, or you’re pursuing a career transition, chances are you’ll be conducting a stealth job search. You want to hang on to your existing job, while you’re looking for another one.

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LinkedIn Personal Branding Secrets for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Check out the podcast I did with Mac Prichard (@ Mac_Prichard on Twitter) on LinkedIn, personal branding and executive job search — as part of his “ Find a Dream Job ” series. We based the interview on a popular post of mine, Essential Checklist to Optimize LinkedIn For Executive Job Search , in which I outlined the things you need to concentrate on to take full advantage of this powerful social network: Build Your LinkedIn Profile.

2017 52

Five Ways to Fight Job Search Depression Today and Tomorrow

Competitive Resumes

It’s easy to say get counseling during a job search depression. ” It’s not easy to avoid depression, but I urge you to fight it during your job search. Make the chanters understand how it hurts then get back to the job search! Job Search

2017 56

How Your Avatar Can Impact Your Job Search Plans

Career Realism

How Your Avatar Can Impact Your Job Search Plans. Social media like your LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook profile, as well as any links you may have included to your blog or website are serving as a first point of connection with the employer.

2016 53

The Why and How of Incorporating Social Media Into Your Job Search This New Year

Professional Resume Services

Here’s how it can help you with your job search! Traditional approaches to finding a new job are no longer viable options. Here are some important things you need to know about how and why to incorporate social media into your job search.

2017 68

The Value of Blogging Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn

Executive Career Brand

Blogging is one of the most powerful ways to demonstrate your subject matter expertise, and communicate your good-fit qualities for the jobs you’re seeking along with something of your personality. But setting up and maintaining your own blog may not be a realistic endeavor for you.

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Why Starting A Blog Could Help Your Job Search

Career Realism

We’ve all heard about how starting a blog can benefit writers who are looking to publish their work, but what if you’re not a writer? Could blogging still benefit you? Blogging is more than writing your thoughts and feelings about a topic you’re passionate about.

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16 Must Haves for Job Seekers to Use a Job Search Mobile App

Competitive Resumes

It is not too much to ask that a job search mobile app be simple to navigate and to engage. If the name of the app does not have a memorable job/career/employment name associated with it, then it will continue to float without an oar on screen. How about career blog?

2016 85

Is Your Past Boss An Overlooked Job Search Resource?

Career Realism

Is Your Past Boss An Overlooked Job Search Resource? Does the thought of calling your previous boss to help with your job search make you cringe just a little? I’ve had people that I fired that I would recommend for a different kind of job than the one I fired them from.

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Get Ready for an Agile Job Search with Nissar Ahamed

Competitive Resumes

When I like a job search blog, I like to let you know about it. The blog founded by Nissar Ahamed is likely to give your job search a boost. I would love to hear what you think about his blog. He learned to navigate the job market by doing.

2016 63

The 7-Day Job Search [Webinar]

Career Realism

Did you know that the typical job search takes six months? Lucky for you, there’s no reason why finding a job has to take six months. Your host, Michael Peggs, will walk you through a 7-day job search plan. Job Search webinar

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7 Steps to Planning Your Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

Searching for a new job is almost a full-time job, as it takes hard work, time and commitment to succeed. 7 Steps to Planning Your Job Search. Undercover Recruiter - Career & Recruitment Blog.

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How to Perfect the Digital Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

2015 is the year of the online job search and everyone is doing it. Whether it be normal websites or social media, people are actively looking for jobs online instead of newspapers, shops and walking into recruitment companies. How to Perfect the Digital Job Search.

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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. Check out the blog as well.

2015 61

Will a General Resume Work for Your Executive Job Search?

Professional Resume Services

In this competitive job market, a general resume, especially when seeking an executive position, is a waste of time. Blog Executive Resumes Professional Resumes Resume Writing best executive resume writing service resumes that get you hired writing a professional resume

2015 89

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 63

6 Tips for Revamping Your Job Search in 2016 #MondayMotivation

The Undercover Recruiter

It’s almost a brand new year, which means it’s the perfect day to ramp up your job search. But what can you do to pump up the job hunting? Read our top 6 techniques that you should be using in your job search.

2016 53

Is Your Past Boss An Overlooked Job Search Resource?

Career Realism

Is Your Past Boss An Overlooked Job Search Resource? Does the thought of calling your previous boss to help with your job search make you cringe just a little? I’ve had people that I fired that I would recommend for a different kind of job than the one I fired them from.

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