Job Search News, September 22, 2017

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Your job search could use these articles and resources so enjoy! Career Resources From Around the Web…. Hannah Morgan provides six questions you should ask yourself before you leave your current job. Navigate the hidden job market with these tips.

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10 Job Search Strategies Beyond The Resume

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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.

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How to Breathe Life into Your Job Search

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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. It’s important to control the narrative of your career, and a blog is the best way.

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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. Career Girl. 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.

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Your Job Search Letters with Wendy Enelow

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Modernize Your Job Search Letters, Get Noticed…Get Hired is a compilation of sample job search documents. How important are these documents to your career? Her company publishes resources for job seekers and help career professionals who advise them.

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LinkedIn FAQs for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

As noted in the first in my series of Executive Job Search FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) which focuses on personal branding , I’ve compiled several of the questions/topics that most often come up with my clients. Executive job search in general.

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Job Search Advice for 2017

Jobacle

Are you preparing to start 2017 looking for job search advice? Most people assume that figuring out how to look for jobs is the main component of the job search – but it’s so much more! The post Job Search Advice for 2017 appeared first on Jobacle.com.

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The Basics of Using Job Search Apps

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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.

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How Your Attitude Defines Your Job Search

Career Realism

How Your Attitude Defines Your Job Search. Related: 4 Types Of Job Attitudes – Which One Are You? Now, imagine that in a job search. Yes, looking for a job, especially when you aren’t working, really sucks. It defines you and your job search.

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How Many LinkedIn Connections Are Good For Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

And, once you reach the 500+ connections mark, your profile ranks higher in search results, making you more visible and findable. Why a Minimal, Anemic LinkedIn Profile Can Actually Hurt Your Executive Job Search. Executive Job Search and Personal Branding Help.

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Personal Branding FAQs for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

When I speak with my c-suite and senior level executive clients for the first time, we discuss the job search issues concerning and impacting them right now. Executive Job Search FAQs. 2 Personal Branding FAQs for Executive Job Search.

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How To Modernize Your Job Search

Career Realism

How To Modernize Your Job Search. My first outplacement client uttered a phrase I heard over and over as I helped clients transition from a layoff to a new position: “I’ve never actually looked for a job. Related: 10 Differences Between The Job Search Of Today And Of Yesterday.

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Are You Executive Job Search-Ready?

Executive Career Brand

7 Questions to Test Your Preparedness for Executive Job Search. I guess no one is really ready for a job-hunt until they’re forced into it, but I’ve found that many new job seekers dive in before understanding how today’s executive job search works.

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4 Job Search Alternatives To Applying Online

Career Realism

4 Job Search Alternatives To Applying Online. The process of job searching has nearly turned upside-down over the past decade thanks to the Internet and changes that have accompanied newer technology. RELATED: 5 Reasons Why Job Boards Aren’t As Effective Anymore.

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

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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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5 Secrets To Create Job Search Magic

Career Realism

5 Secrets To Create Job Search Magic. Starting a job search can be confusing – perhaps you haven’t done it in a while, you may not know what you want, you may not be sure what to say, and you may be just plain stuck on what to do first. Job Search is not always linear.

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Common Job Search Mistakes Anybody Can Make

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AARP’s website and magazine will often have very good career advice. 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. Mistake: ruling out jobs.

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Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies

Ms. Career Girl

The post Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Are you actively seeking a job? Has your search been long, difficult, and frustrating? We wish all of you the best of luck in your job search. Career Girl.

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5 Tips For Staying Motivated During A FRUSTRATING Job Search

Career Realism

5 Tips For Staying Motivated During A FRUSTRATING Job Search. Let’s face it: job search can be challenging, and staying motivated during a FRUSTRATING job search can seem impossible sometimes. So, how can you get past your job search struggles?

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6 Executive Job Search Email Content Blunders

Executive Career Brand

Think of an email message in the same way you would a snail-mailed job search (or business) letter. Having a solid command of the English language will be important for most any job you may be seeking. These will typically be career documents (resume, biography, etc.).

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Career Management for a Winning Job Search Strategy

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That is why this conversation is a MUST listen to for your career management goals. You will clearly hear someone who is now an advocate for job seekers want you to know how to prepare for the job search. What is the toughest part of your job search?

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3 Job Search Game Changers

Career Realism

3 Job Search Game Changers. CAREEREALISM. When you conduct a job search in the “usual” way, you are signing up for a fight like this. Here Are 3 Tips That Will Transform Your Search: 1. Are you qualified for the job?

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10 Steps to Executive Job Search Success

Executive Career Brand

Many of the c-suite and senior-level executives I work with haven’t faced a job search in 5, 10 or even 15 years or more. If they’ve changed jobs over that time, they were sought after by executive recruiters and managed to circumvent the job search process.

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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. That is, those who will benefit the most from your expertise, while bringing you career fulfillment. Threats – What obstacles do you face that may threaten your job search?

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3 Job Search Secrets The Best Employers Wish You Knew

Career Realism

3 Job Search Secrets The Best Employers Wish You Knew. What if the real reason you can’t find a job you love isn’t because it’s hard to do or because “you just can’t find anything better”? Related: 3 Ways To Break Free Of Your Boring, Torturous Job.

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5 Strategic Job Search Tips

Career Alley

If you are continuously failing in finding the right job, you have to understand that it’s not always about your eligibility and skills. One has to really plan while appearing for interviews and while searching for jobs. Good luck in your search. Jobs by.

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The Job Search Tip Introverts Hate (But Desperately Need)

Career Realism

The Job Search Tip Introverts Hate (But Desperately Need). No matter how talented, skilled, or educated you are…if you’re an introvert, you’re at a bit of a disadvantage in a job search. Related: How Introverts Can Land A Better Job.

2016 61

Job Search: Practice Redefined

Career Realism

For almost any career issue I examine, the importance of “practice, practice, practice” is a common theme. Will job seekers use these new arguments to ignore the importance of practice as part of their career search? RELATED: Need some job search advice?

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4 Ways To Keep Your Job Search Under Wraps

Career Realism

4 Ways To Keep Your Job Search Under Wraps. Looking for a job when you’re unemployed is tough. RELATED : 4 Tips To Help You Shorten Your Job Search. But there are a few ways to keep your job search confidential. Adding jobs.

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5 Tips To Stay Positive And Motivated While Job Searching

Career Realism

5 Tips To Stay Positive And Motivated While Job Searching. At the start of a job search, you may feel hopeful and excited about what potential opportunities may lie ahead, but many job seekers easily fall into a slump as time passes. Coming up with job search goals.

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Launching Your Job Search – Job Search 101

Career Alley

Welcome to 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). Job Search.

Managing Your Search – Job Search Boards

Career Alley

So many job search boards, so little time. Job Search Boards (see The Four Legs of Job Search), recruiters, company career sites, social sites and so on. How much time should you spend on all of the millions of things you need to do in your job search? Career advice Job Search Boards Top Job Search Sites

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6 Tips For Your First Full-Time Job Search

Career Realism

6 Tips For Your First Full-Time Job Search. They all have embarked upon a first full-time job search. Related: 11 Smart Tips For Finding A Job After College. When you are looking for your first job, you are, in many ways, a blank canvas.

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How to Conquer Ageism in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Until recently, career professionals relied on a strategy to minimize age in our clients’ documents and online profiles – including only the past 10-15 years of career history and not including dates for education. How to Build Personal Brand Content for Executive Job Search.

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B.S. Incorporated Will Make You Serious About Your Job Search and Career

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Finally, I read a job search and career book with the mission to entertain while making serious points. Much of what NOT to do in your job search and workplace is in the book, B.S. Jennifer shared a story of a job candidate who hurt his/her chances of getting hired.

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5 Reasons To Follow Up In Your Job Search

Career Realism

5 Reasons To Follow Up In Your Job Search. Many job seekers miss the one step that can land them an interview and the job they’re applying for. Job search is partially a numbers game: The more you do to work to work toward your goal the better your chances.

3 Elements to Increase Your Usefulness During Your Job Search

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Your job search efforts will struggle if you lack conviction. When you don’t have your reasons and a purpose for your job search, you can wander aimlessly for years. At times, you can even find jobs you later regret taking because of your lack of reasoning.

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Five Ways to Fight Job Search Depression Today and Tomorrow

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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

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Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

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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.

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?