Reviews – The 5 Job Search Books You Should Read

Career Alley

Find your Dream Job Books ResumesResumes are probably the most important document you will ever have in your career (short of a million-dollar contract). It’s difficult writing a great resume, […].

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Reviews – Top 5 Job Search Books

Career Alley

We can all use help looking for a job. All of that is very helpful and can help us fast track the job search process. There must be hundreds of job search resource books out there, which are the best ones to use? Can you find a job in 2 hours?

2014 403

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Preparing for the Job Search Post Covid-19

Ms. Career Girl

Either way, with many companies looking to trim staff or even unlikely to survive the pandemic at all, there will likely be countless workers starting a job search in the coming months. Having an updated resume or CV is an essential step in getting ready to apply for jobs.

2020 214

Reviews – The 5 Job Search Books You Should Read

Career Alley

All of that is very helpful and can help us fast track the job search process. There must be hundreds of “how to write a resume” books out there, which are the best ones to use? Following are some reviews of the top 5 job search books to help your make your selection.

2015 329

How to Conduct a Job Search During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Ms. Career Girl

For those trying to conduct a job search during the coronavirus pandemic, it may be tempting to throw up your hands and admit defeat — at least until a sense of normalcy returns. Be the job candidate who does not get distracted by all of the coronavirus updates.

2020 251

Job Search Resources for Your Job Hunt

Career Alley

It’s difficult to say which are the “best” job search resources and books for any given topic. Career Advice Cover letters Job Resources Resumes Smart Job Search

2019 221

6 Job Search Board Resources to Focus Your Job Search

Career Alley

So many Job Search Boards, so little time. With the vast number of job search resources available on the Internet, it’s very easy to lose focus and spend all of your time using one type of resource. Indeed.com – Simple interface, lots of jobs. jobs by.

2014 316

The Hitchhikers Guide to Job Search

Career Alley

Books, movies, TV shows and a computer game, the “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” has many forms. While job search may not be one of them, your job search is a journey nevertheless. Unless, of course, you are looking for a job and […]. Job Search ToolkitNot to disappoint, but this guide may not be as interesting as its namesake.

2015 285

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 324

Announcing a New Book: Manage Your Job Search

Hiring Technical People

I have released a beta book, Manage Your Job Search: Reduce Your Overwhelm, Focus Your Search, and Get Your Next Job! While I was writing and updating Hiring the Best Knowledge Workers, second edition , I realized that my advice wasn’t precisely opposite for people who were searching for jobs. It’s too easy to become lost in the find-your-job project. And, a chapter of traps for all, because we all face job search traps.

2012 172

5 Tips to Digitize your Job Search

Career Alley

For those of you fortunate enough to never have had to type your resume on a typewriter, you don’t realize how difficult and time-consuming job hunting was in the pre-digital days. We now have different challenges in managing digital job search. Job Search Career Tips

2014 337

Stand Out and Move Up In Your Career – Write a Book

Ms. Career Girl

Job hunters go to great lengths to stand out to prospective employers. But none of these stunts would make an impression like telling a hiring manager, literally, “I wrote the book on this.”. Can I write a book? How would a book boost my career? Getting your book written.

2019 229

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 316

Personal Branding and Executive Job Search Book — Second Edition

Executive Career Brand

I’ve just completed the second edition of my ebook, 23 Ways You Sabotage Your Executive Job Search and How Your Brand Will Help You Land. A practical guide to executive branding, marketing your ROI value and navigating the new world of job search.

2013 187

How to Leverage YouTube for Job Search

Career Alley

YouTube is gaining popularity as an alternative to other job search tools. Not only can you view lots of “how to” videos on job search (see some of the topics below), you can use YouTube to promote yourself in a few ways. Good luck in your search, Joey.

2015 306

NEW BOOK! 20 Little-Known, Insider Tips to Accelerate Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Is your executive job search taking too long? If you answered “Yes” to both questions, it’s time to turbo-charge your search with the advice in my new ebook: 20 Little-Known, Insider Tips to Accelerate Your Executive Job Search.

2014 229

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Your Elevator Speech

Career Alley

Provides a potential networking contact with the information they need to determine if they should provide recommendation or job lead. Regardless of the length and format, it is an essential part of your job search toolkit and many times is the opening line in an interview.

5 Tips to Help Speed up Your Job Search

Career Alley

Let’s face it, job search can take a really long time. Looking for work is generally a frustrating experience, and after filling out multiple job applications and putting together who knows how many cover letters, it can feel like you’re just hitting a dead end.

2014 368

How to Succeed in Job Search without Really Trying

Career Alley

Job search is like any other task. The old saying “one step at a time” has its place with job search too. the article also helps you plan your day at job search. Maybe you have very little time to devote to your search. Book Corner: Job!:

2014 337

How Attitude Can Impact Your Job Search

Career Alley

Whether you are looking to advance your career within the current organization or searching for a job, your attitude will make a lot of difference. Question: Why did you leave the last job? There are no books to teach this attitude.

2013 369

6 Tools to Help Launch Your Job Search

Career Alley

There are eight or so key items you need to launch a successful job search (see Why You Need a Job Search Marketing Toolkit ). FormSwift for Resumes – FormSwift’s Resume Builder is also great for any job seeker. Good luck in your search, Joey. jobs by.

2014 368

Keep Up The Job Search Wherever You Are

Career Alley

A dedicated job search takes eight hours a day , writes Career Cast. Get out, change the scenery, find a comfortable place and continue your job hunt with these recommended apps. Searching For The Ideal Job. Check on newly added jobs since your last search.

2014 384

How to Stay Positive in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Job search can wreak havoc with your emotional state and self-esteem. You’ll get your hopes up when you seem to be sailing through the interview process for a job you covet, only to learn they’ve chosen someone else. What a way to enter the job search landscape.

2016 283

6 Things You Can Learn From Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

The post 6 Things You Can Learn From Your Job Search appeared first on Ms. I moved across the country without a job. I began my job search earlier this year and had a solid idea of the type of company I wanted to join and the skills I have to offer.

2016 207

FREE Twitter Book From Job Search and Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

And that many employers tweet about their new product and service launches (great for researching your target companies and industry ), other business news, and job opportunities? So, are you ready to start using Twitter to accelerate your executive job search and build your personal brand?

12 Job Search Blunders You Don’t Want to Make

Career Alley

Whatever the reason, it’s not a bad idea to look at other people’s job search grief. I remember one job interview I had where the interviewer got a phone call in the middle of the interview. So what are some job search blunders you can avoid?

2014 379

Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies

Ms. Career Girl

The post Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies appeared first on Ms. Are you actively seeking a job? Has your search been long, difficult, and frustrating? It’s free, and it will make you stand out from thousands of other job seekers.

2016 191

New Kindle Book: 101 Top Holiday Job Search Tips from Job-Hunt Experts

Executive Career Brand

Are you in a job search, or about to be, and thinking that the end of the year is the worst time to land a job? More than 3 million jobs were OPEN in each of the months of October, November and December of 2011, and January of 2012. ? for Your Holiday Job Search.

2012 198

Career Book Review: Job Searching with Social Media for Dummies

Position Ignition

Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies **. Twitter has revolutionised the business of celebrity gossip and Facebook, Book Reviews Job Search Social Media and BrandingDefinitely! Go out and buy it. ** A good read! Get a copy from your local library. *

Time to Move on? Jump Start your Job Search

Career Alley

You are feeling secure in your job, not a worry in the world when all of a sudden the signs you’ve ignored over the last few months come together for you and you realize that your job is at risk. You can fast track your job search in a number of ways. Job Search.

2014 324

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.). Yvonne enjoyed my talk and we emailed each other about our books. 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 Search

2015 175

10 Links to Finding Your Job Search Recruiter

Career Alley

I don’t know if this happens to you, but sometimes I get calls from recruiters asking if I know someone with specific job experience. On the main page, click “find” and the recruiter search screen comes up. Three steps – select your category (industry), job type (temp, perm, etc.)

2015 324

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 192

New Job Search Book: 100 Conversations for Career Success

Executive Career Brand

A book on how to land a job that gets down to the nitty-gritty and actually includes scripts to deal with a wide range of networking, interviewing and job search situations and scenarios. Thanks to Laura Labovich and Miriam Salpeter for giving us this much-needed powerhouse book, with the words to say and write when we ask people for help in reaching our career goals. ” The book chapters include: How to Inform Your Network You’re Searching for a Job.

2012 139

Job Search Trap: Spray-and-Pray

Hiring Technical People

In Manage Your Job Search , I discuss a number of traps. You are not perfect for every job. I have suggestions for how to network in Manage Your Job Search (yes, more than what is on this blog right now). In the book, I have the ideas of background networking, which is what you do when you go to meetings; and target networking, which is what you do when you want to meet people on your target list. You are in danger of not finding that specific job.

2014 209

FREE e-Book: Personal Branding and Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 147

5 More Resources to Check Your Job Search Social Profile

Career Alley

I’m thinking that impropaganda is a clever play on the word (like WOW, I just thought up a new term), but if you do a search on the Internet you will see that many before me came up with the same idea. But it could also be in any other form that would show up in an Internet search.

2014 316

30 Great Books For Job Search, Career And Life

Tim's Strategy

30 books that added value to my job search, career or life at different times. A great book for executive-level job seekers looking to optimize their career or job search strategy. Practical and now Amazon’s #1 book on Linkedin.

2010 111

Hired Help – Job Search Made Easy

Career Alley

In those days, job hunting meant that you would go from recruiter to recruiter, sit in their reception area, fill out an application and then sit through an interview with the recruiter. Job search has come a long way since I started working and, while the Internet has made job search so much easier, the shear volume of information and choices can be overwhelming. Everything is at our fingertips, yet job search can and does take a lot of time and effort.

2011 278

5 Tips for Leveraging Social Media in Your Job Search

Career Alley

One of the well-known ways to land a new job is to network. Here are 5 tips to leverage social media to get that next job. Better yet, this is an excellent source of information for your company research prior to interviewing or applying for a job. Good luck in your search, Joey.

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. He has published two books: Repackaging Everything. Job Search

2016 130

Your Job Search Letters with Wendy Enelow

Competitive Resumes

Modernize Your Job Search Letters, Get Noticed…Get Hired is a compilation of sample job search documents. Wendy Enelow (my guest this week), and co-founder Louis Kursmark published this book with 60 other presenters. Job Search

2017 197

Job Search – There Must be an App for That – Part 4 of 5

Career Alley

What once was a handful of spotty cloud services has now turned into a very crowded field of well known players hoping to get your business (see Job Search – There Must be an App for That – Part 1 of 5 ). 100+ apps for job search success with your iPhone.

2014 324