Is Your Career Transition or Job Search Taking Too Long?

Green Career Central

Whether you are just beginning to t hink about the possibility of changing careers, you''ve already made up your mind to embark on a career transition, you''ve started taking steps to shift into a new career , or your quest has gotten derailed, you may be feeling: Confused about what to do next.

Achieving Effective Career Transitions

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Plan & Prepare for Your Interview East of Unemployed (or West of Nowhere) » Achieving Effective Career Transitions “ In a time of drastic change it is the learner who will inherit the future.” – Eric Hoffer Author Byline: Frank B. Career changes are the norm today! —So

Securing the Right Job or Career Transition in the New Economy – part II

Career Alley

“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” – Steve Jobs. Part II – Traditional Job Search Methods. Part II of a 4 part discussion on the job market. Relocation to a region, state, or country with a growing economy; or in need of a particular skilled labor force. Search online job boards. Post resumes on career web sites. Search corporate web sites for job listings. Attend on-site career fairs.

Securing the Right Job or Career Transition in the New Economy – part III

Career Alley

Securing the Right Job or Career Transition in the New Economy – part III. Part III – A Method to Make your Job Search More Productive. Part III of a 4 part discussion on the job market. In your quest for the right job or new career, haven’t you asked yourself: “Is there a way to break from the pack and secure opportunities from the 90% of unpublished job listings?”. Switching career paths or industries.

Career Transitions: Blank Pages Waiting to Be Filled

Career Realism

Perhaps because the economy has forced some people out of their jobs and they need to make a transition, or because people are starting to take a more introspective look at what they want to do and how they want to spend their time. How do you find a job today?

Career Transition: From Artist to Art Teacher

Career Realism

This is a true story as told to JustJobs Academy which houses career interviews and job search advice for professionals in any industry. Visit to read about how to tame your ego and ask for feedback on the job. I am generally very happy with my job.

Are These Personal Patterns Sabotaging Your Job Or Career Transition?

Career Realism

The goal here is to be aware of your behavior patterns during your career transition. And, as an aside: There are SO many reasons you may not hear back after sending in your resume – especially in response to a job posting – that have NOTHING to do with you. ). Job Search caree

Career Transitions: Blank Pages Waiting To Be Filled

Career Realism

There is a lot of talk today about career transitions. Perhaps because the economy has forced some people out of their jobs and they need to make a transition, or because people are starting to take a more introspective look at what they want to do and how they want to spend their time.

4 Truths I Have Learned from Career Transitioning

Career Realism

I am writing a book about my career transition in 2006, that is still unfolding and developing. Through this reflective process, I am seeing so clearly transition is always in motion even if you are in the same industry and company for a long time. How do you find a job today?

How To Deal With The First Career Transition

Career Realism

I don’t care how old we are, going through our first major career transition is dramatic. No matter what the age making a shift in our careers brings anxiety. I vividly remember the early years of my career. I too started my career in the middle of a recession.

Tips for Staying Positive in a Job Search

Resume Bear

We all know that being mentally strong and emotionally fit is crucial in life, whether it’s for business, sports, or your career. But how do you stay positive when going through a long, challenging job search?

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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. In the current economy, this can be a “trap” question and should be handled very delicately. However, the more important aspect of price is a job seeker’s compensation expectations.

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3 Reasons LinkedIn Is Crucial During Your Job Search

Career Realism

I recently offered a presentation to a group of about 50 mid-career job seekers on the topic of social media usage while job hunting. I offer a workshop on how to use LinkedIn during one’s job search.). 5 Job Search Time Wasters To Avoid.

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Chapter 1 of My Ebook: 23 Ways You Sabotage Your Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Chapter 1 of My Ebook: 23 Ways You Sabotage Your Executive Job Search is a post from: Executive Career Brand. They represent the confusion and wrong-thinking that can sabotage and undermine a successful executive job search campaign.

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Career Change: Are You In For The Short Or Long Term?

Tim's Strategy

The following is a guest post from George Dutch , President & Founder of JobJoy , a career transition coaching firm. He is the author of JobJoy: Finding Your Right Work Through the Power of Your Personal Story , and several other career books. Job Hunters.

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Stuck In Your Job Search? Join The Club!

Career Realism

Sure, job search can be an isolating, lonely and frustrating endeavor, I’ll grant you that, but it doesn’t necessarily have to be. And, those who have been associated with job clubs report, in fact, their membership is the key factor in their success.

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How To Prepare For And Thrive In Tough Times

Tim's Strategy

If you look back on your last career transition or if you are experiencing one now, you are likely well aware of just how bullish you feel about your ability to land on your feet. My dad lost his job during my freshman year of college. Career Girl Need a Career Expert?

2010 94

Job Search Success Strategies - In the Last Six Months, There Were.

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Guerrilla Job Hunting Home Subscribe FREE-Guerrilla Job Search Tips! Audio CD Press & Media See how were connected Books Recent Comments Daniel on New Economy Rules… Break Free : Put America back to work.

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Five Ways to Ensure You Say Yes to the Job That Is Best for You

Green Career Central

Saying "Yes" to a job offer is exciting! It''s the moment you live for during any job search or career transition. If you have one offer on the table, you need to decide to accept this job offer or not. Green Career Journey Green Career Tip Green Job Search

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maybe it's you

Threshold Consulting

Boldt: Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design (Arkana) Archives April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 More. Generally speaking, I’m pretty positive and optimistic in working with folks in career transition; and I’m especially sensitive and encouraging with people who were displaced from their companies. Threshold Consulting: Its Your Life, Own It!

2009 109

Inspiring Article – Career Success, the Hardest Part is Getting Started

Career Alley

Take a look at this inspiring article about making your own career success: Career Success, the Hardest Part is Getting Started. Related posts: Reinvent Your Career and Job Search – Part 2. Securing the Right Job or Career Transition in the New Economy – part III. Reinvent Your Career and Job Search – Part 1. Career advice Job Hunting Career Success

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Green Jobs - What They Are and How to Find Them - life@work

Life@work

life@work advice and inspiration for careerists and job seekers, brought to you by heather mundell of dream big coaching services About Hire Me and Get Going with Your Big Dream Transform vision into action and get it done! " What is a green-collar job?

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Three Reasons Why Now is a Good Time to Plan Your Next Career Move

Life@work

life@work advice and inspiration for careerists and job seekers, brought to you by heather mundell of dream big coaching services About Hire Me and Get Going with Your Big Dream Transform vision into action and get it done! I invite you to share how youre planning your next career move!

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Over One Thousand Jobs Available In Florida

Resume Bear

As the job market in the United States continues to show signs of improvement, Adecco Staffing US, the world’s leading provider of recruitment and workforce solutions, is in need of job seekers with superior customer service skills for inbound call center positions based in the Melbourne area.

#1 Thing You Haven’t Considered In Your Job Hunt

Career Realism

It’s official, the recession has been over for a few years now, the stock market is soaring and the economy is booming! Related: 3 Reasons No Experience Will Land You That Dream Job. Here’s something you probably haven’t considered in your job hunt: Looking for jobs in other areas.

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10 Tips For Job Seekers Over 50

Career Realism

Although the US economy is heating up, competition for open jobs remains fierce as the long-term unemployed and long-time employed return to or enter the market. Devise a strategy for how (or whether to) to include your early career experience on your resume and LinkedIn profile.

4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Graduated College

Career Realism

CAREEREALISM. My first job as a teacher in a rural school district in Virginia paid me $5,800 a year…that’s right, a YEAR! My dad would occasionally give me a $20, and eventually, I got a second job to help supplement an income that wasn’t enough to pay my bills on its own.

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Want To Change Jobs After The Recession? 12 Proactive Tips

Career Realism

Want to change jobs ? Prepare for your transition the best way possible. A little while back, I had lunch with a senior HR Manager who was contemplating leaving her job after more than 20 years with a large corporation. “I’m The post Want To Change Jobs After The Recession?

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Make Your Career More Social: Show Up and Engage

Threshold Consulting

This month’s Career Collective topic is “social media - how to use it in a job search, how to get started, do's and don'ts”. This post, however, provides perspective on using social media for long-term career management.  So, what is this new economy?

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life@work: Different Ways To Stand Out At Your Job

Life@work

life@work advice and inspiration for careerists and job seekers, brought to you by heather mundell of dream big coaching services About Hire Me and Get Going with Your Big Dream Transform vision into action and get it done! Here are five ways to stand out at your job.

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The Top 10 LinkedIn Groups For Job Seekers

Jennifer Anthony

These groups are designed for those on the hunt for a new career, new position, new company, or information related to career search. About.com Job Search and Careers. Career Change Central. Career Rocketeer | Career Launch Network.

2010 158

Green Career Tip: 5 Tactics to Tame the Overwhelm when Transitioning to a Greener, More Sustainable Career

Green Career Central

It's a feeling nearly everyone experiences as they transition from one career to another. I think the feeling of overwhelm often expands when people are trying to find their place within the green, clean, sustainable economy. 2) Create a plan for your career transition.

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Why You Should Know What You Want

Life@work

life@work advice and inspiration for careerists and job seekers, brought to you by heather mundell of dream big coaching services About Hire Me and Get Going with Your Big Dream Transform vision into action and get it done! Or sometimes we simply grow out of our job or industry.

2010 157

Dept. of Labor's 2010-2011 FREE Career Guide to Industries

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 145

The Zig Zag Principle

Career Rocketeer

Being an executive resume writer and career coach I also found that this premise applies to a job search, and even more so for individuals attempting a total career transition. Many job seekers today, in particular individuals who climbed the corporate ladder in their companies, and those accustomed to being recruited for top positions in their field are now finding themselves clueless about how to write a resume and search for a job in this economy.

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How Not to Be a Cookie-Cutter Job Seeker

Life@work

life@work advice and inspiration for careerists and job seekers, brought to you by heather mundell of dream big coaching services About Hire Me and Get Going with Your Big Dream Transform vision into action and get it done! Apply for jobs that are a close match to your career history.

2009 157

Turn Ho-Hum Resume Objective Statements Into Powerful Assertions

Jennifer Anthony

Most objectives are “me&# oriented where the focus is on what the job seeker wants in a position as opposed to what he could offer. Tells the interviewer the characteristics and job-related skills you have to offer. - Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

2009 130

Starting Anew: Tips for (Truly) Managing Your Career!

Threshold Consulting

Boldt: Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design (Arkana) Archives April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 More. » Starting Anew: Tips for (Truly) Managing Your Career! This month we advise job seekers on how to make the most of the new year. Instead, I want to get you thinking about and taking steps to truly manage your career – for the long run.

2010 172

Changing Careers: Research Before You Dismiss

Life@work

life@work advice and inspiration for careerists and job seekers, brought to you by heather mundell of dream big coaching services About Hire Me and Get Going with Your Big Dream Transform vision into action and get it done! The state of the economy seems like a good reason to hunker down.

2009 130

What Do You Want? - life@work

Life@work

life@work advice and inspiration for careerists and job seekers, brought to you by heather mundell of dream big coaching services About Hire Me and Get Going with Your Big Dream Transform vision into action and get it done! Or sometimes we simply grow out of our job or industry.

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Become Your Own Job Creator in 10 Simple Steps

JobMob

You may have noticed that the job landscape today is very different than the one we were looking at just five years ago. And although there is a lot of talk about jobs returning, the job search market is likely to remain daunting for many people.

2012 114

3 Common LinkedIn Mistakes Job Seekers Make

Career Realism

The following are three mistakes job seekers tend to make when using LinkedIn. This is like showing up to a job interview naked. And no, it’s not the economy either. I graduated from the School of Management last year and I am in the process of making a career transition.

2012 114

apparently (many) outplacement firms suck — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

‘We didn’t take the letters seriously because they did not reflect an understanding of our company — and they looked alike,&# he says.&# * Many/most/all (it’s not clear) of the firms don’t track how many of their clients actually find jobs. job searching?

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