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 237

Six Steps To Make The Job Search Less Lonely

Ms. Career Girl

What could be lonelier than the job search? It’s not often acknowledged, but the process of finding a job is lonely just by virtue of what it is. An autonomous search for one’s own job, based on one’s own passions, drive and aptitudes, is bound to feel isolating at times.

2018 222

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 193

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

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 143

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 195

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

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 187

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. *

Job Search News, October 13, 2017

Competitive Resumes

Your job search could use these articles and resources so enjoy! This executive finds an open book test effective for interviewing candidates. What’s hot in job search? Many job seekers ignore researching an employer. job search news Job Search

2017 130

Job Search News Special – How to Use My Job Search Tips eGuide

Competitive Resumes

My updated eGuide “118 Job Search Tips…” If you don’t have my job search tips eGuide, you can get it right here. If you’re parents or friends tell you the job search is a numbers game, tell them to get my eGuide.

2017 136

The Basics of Using Job Search Apps

Competitive Resumes

For this show, we have looked at a job search app and decided to give an overview of what to expect using it, and give some thoughts to consider it as part of your job search. Have you used a job search app yet? There’s no way to skip that process to search.

2016 136

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.

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

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

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 146

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 162

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 186

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

Still Waiting For An Offer? Here’s the Hottest Job Search Tips From a Staffing Executive

Ms. Career Girl

So you’re looking to get booked for your next job and have not heard back yet? Experiential Marketing and staffing CEO, from The Kat Agency, Kat Quinn, has curated a list of the hottest job search tips to make sure you get that call back and book your next gig.

2018 157

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 194

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?

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 264

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 174

How to Use Your Blog for Today’s Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Optimizing your web content is imperative to be found by search engines for exposure. We talked about branding your blog, the look, and people who are searching for solutions. I would still like to help self-published career professionals promote their books.

2016 208

The Job Search Fraternity

Tim's Strategy

If everyone in the world could go through a job search, the world would be a better place. In fact, if we all decided one day to do a big job re-shuffle , we could get everyone in a job that makes them happy at work. And you understand the job search process.

The 50 Best Books for the Unemployed

Resume Bear

Being unemployed can be stressful, frustrating and depressing, especially in an economy where jobs are scarce, competition is fierce, and there doesn’t seem to be much change on the horizon…. By reminding you that no one can get you a new job, career or business but you.

2011 267

Making Your Way through the Job Search

Resume Bear

Enduring the stress of your job search itself is one of those times. So how will you get over the metaphorical mountains that lie between you and your next job ? You certainly won’t find a job without searching. In other words, you lead the search.

2011 240

John F. Kennedy and the job search

Resume Bear

I hope you’ll forgive me “adapting” one of history’s most famous quotes to make my point, but the other day I got to thinking about what’s “missing” when job seekers go out for a position. The job search process is no different. So what does this mean for your search?

2011 223

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 175

The New (But not So New) Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Both Hannah and I agree today’s job search is more than obsessively tweaking your resume. The new job search is about disruption and agility. I gladly accepted her invite to talk about what’s new in job search. News and World Report, and author of two books.

2016 142

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 168

6 Job Search Lessons Learned from Steve Jobs

Resume Bear

Steve Jobs, co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. In the 35 years since the founding of Apple, Jobs contributed to many major advances in technology. The outpouring of sympathy and gratitude across the planet last Wednesday is solid proof that Jobs will be missed and remembered.

2012 279

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

Igniting Your Job Search

Position Ignition

How keen are you to get a new job? If you have been trying to get a job in a crowded market for a while, you could do with a boost. Searching for a job is tough. This month, we are running a live and interactive webinar on Igniting Job Searches on the 21st March 6-7pm GMT.

Recruiting Animal’s Review of Manage Your Job Search

Hiring Technical People

Did you see Recruiting Animal’s review of Manage Your Job Search ? One of the things I like best about his review is that he talks about each section of the book and explains what he likes about each section. Here’s the summary of what he says about Manage Your Job Search : “… up-to-date guide that I would recommend.” If you are looking for a job, get your copy now.

2014 134

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 138

10 Guerrilla Job Search Tactics That Work

Ms. Career Girl

Blog Directory Contact Subscribe 10 Guerrilla Job Search Tactics That Work by Nicole Crimaldi on March 30, 2010 In my opinion, there are two things job seekers do wrong: they are too general and they are too boring. Step 1 is to take your job search offline!

2010 275

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 198

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

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 121

Stay “Pumped Up” in Your Job Search

Resume Bear

The longer you look for a job, the tougher it becomes. And the less you get out and look, the less likely a job offer will come your way. What all this means is that a major part of anyone’s job hunt is staying motivated. Join a job-search group.

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. I would still like to help self-published career professionals promote their books.

2015 170