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.

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6 Great Smartphone Apps for Job Search

Career Alley

According to an infographic on Beyond.com ( The Online Job Search Goes Mobile ), 77% of Job Seekers Use Mobile Job Search Apps. That is a huge number, and if you are in the 23% category (those not using mobile job search apps), you are at a serious disadvantage.

2014 219

Self-Google or Doom Your Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

What I typically find is a very meager online footprint, with very little social networking. Most often, they’ve posted a bare-bones LinkedIn profile, with no summary section, no keyword-rich professional headline, and very little (if any) information under each job title.

2012 187

Social Media and Your Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

This means that the next time you apply for a job or look for a new client, the odds are nearly 50/50 that the person whom you need to impress will look you up on Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, or Twitter. But I’m not looking for a job,” you might be thinking.

DECISION TIME! The shoe dropped, you are now in JOB SEARCH mode

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « The Best Companies to Work for – Vol 12 The Art of Job Search – Recruiters » DECISION TIME!

2010 158

Top 10 Android Apps for Your Job Search and Personal Branding

The Undercover Recruiter

On this blog we recently featured a brilliant post which highlighted iPhone apps that aid job seekers out there, this post highlights apps for the competing Android operating system! Job seekers need every bit of help they can get to navigate today's difficult job market.

2011 104

What Job Boards are Most Useful for Applicants?

The Undercover Recruiter

You’re looking for a new job, so the best place to turn is to the biggest and most popular job posting sites, right? Employers don’t always turn to the major job posting sites. It pays to know what type of employer is likely to post on what job sites.

15 Things to Take Care Of While Building Your Career Online

Career Alley

Or you depending on job sites such as CareerBuilder or Monster to do your career building for you? Your career brand is not just a job application preceded by a cute letter and followed by a resume. The best part is the connections you can build with other members and expand your professional network. Make sure the domain name reflects your name to enable easy searches. Establish Your Presence On Social Networks. Do A Professional Job.

2012 165

Reputations Matter When Searching for a Job

Career Alley

So, what if you are looking for a new job and you spend a fair amount of time online? As many job hunters find out over time, it just takes one wrong posting on the Internet, be it a comment, image or video, and they are left out when it comes to interviews and getting the desired job. With more and more businesses preaching company culture these days, it should not come as a surprise to job applicants that their online reputations do in fact matter.

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The Top 50 Job Hunting Blogs

Resume Bear

There are many career-related blogs that provide helpful information by seasoned professionals, recruiters, authors, career experts, and those who want to share their own job search experiences. To jumpstart your search, we’ve compiled 50 of the best job-hunting blogs out there.

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Blogging4Jobs Listed as Top Career Website by Forbes

Workology

The list includes the usual job search suspects including job boards like Monster, Dice, and CareerBuilder; job aggregators like Indeed, LinkUp, and SimplyHired; social media search tools like Tweet My Jobs ( read our review of TMJ) ; and the ever-popular LinkedIn.

2012 154

It Takes More Than a Resume to Get a Job

Jennifer Anthony

Whereas having a marketable resume is extremely important, a fantastic resume by itself won’t get you a job. It also helps jog a person’s memory about any previous jobs you may have discussed with them in the past. Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

2010 151

20 Must Read Career Blogs for the Young Job Seeker ResumeBear makes the List

Resume Bear

Finding the right job opportunity is hard enough but it’s only half the battle. The below blogs offer more advice than any young job seeker would ever need. If you’re searching for a job or simply looking to grow where you are take some time to follow and read these great sites. Corn on the Job. Rich DeMatteo, AKA Corn on the Job, is a globally recognized Career Expert, Gen Y Career Coach, and Social Media Marketer. One Day One Job.

2013 163

The Evolution of Recruiting, from the Dinosaur Days to the New Social Era

Resume Bear

haha) We did use a couple of fledgling online resume databases, attend job fairs and post to online newsgroups (remember those?) Late 90′s – Mid 2000′s = The Job Board Era. CareerBuilder, niche sites, local yokels, mom-and-pop sites, etc.

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Are Your Online Job Applications Being Dumped Before Any Human Ever Reviews Them?

Career Alley

Applying for a job online means that your application is entered into a database of applications, sometimes called the automated applicant tracking system, or the online application repository. Think about it—how many online job applications have you submitted without hearing back from the company that you submitted to? Your online job application is sorted and processed by the automated systems. Locate jobs that are matched closely to your skills and abilities.

2012 136

5 Social Media Tools to Disrupt the Job Application Process

Competitive Resumes

An online job application is yesterday’s tool. Today’s modern job search is about standing out, and not complying with old processes where you appear as one of the crowd. Today’s job search requires a little disruption, and following the job application process is hard.

Mobile Recruiting: There’s an App for That!

Workology

A recent study by Simply Hired revealed that 70 percent of job seekers are using their mobile phones to find jobs. Mobile apps make searching for a job easier. Apps to Build Professional Network & Personal Brand.

2014 145

How to Get a Job Past the Age of 50

The Undercover Recruiter

It wasn’t just about finding a job. It was about finding a job I wanted. Preparing myself to compete in a tight job market required me to take stock of the factors that were motivating me to action. 2) Maintain your professional networks. Use your social networks!

2013 114

Reputations Should Never Be Left to Chance

Resume Bear

In the event you find yourself job hunting, was one of those resolutions to check out your online footprints? Quite frankly, even one online comment or image could cost you a job with this or that employer. What were some of your New Year’s resolutions coming into 2013?

2013 239

Job Boards

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Guerrilla Job Hunting Home Subscribe FREE-Guerrilla Job Search Tips! Top 5 Dos & Don’ts Debt Advice on How to get a job in a recession Debt Advice on New Economy Rules… Break Free : Put America back to work.

Jobvite Recruitment Survey – Surprising Results for Jobseekers

Resume to Referral

As career professionals, we write articles, we blog, and we consult clients on the changing job-search landscape. Social networks are here to stay, and a recent recruitment survey performed by Jobvite adds more validation to what job-search experts have been telling us for some time.

2009 52

Twitter Tweep Tweet Retweet… Huh??

Resume Bear

CareerBuilder’s The Work Buzz , etc. are some of my faves because I tweet about technology, social networking, recruiting, careers, etc. Social media should be just that – social. Don’t be a one-note / spammer / advertiser / job blaster.

HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: Fantastic Recruiting and Job Hunt tools.

HireCentrix

Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. Fantastic Recruiting and Job Hunt tools for Firefox. TOPIC: Fantastic Recruiting and Job Hunt tools for Firefox. Fantastic Recruiting and Job Hunt tools for Firefox. Honestly.com SocialLink :: AA recruiting and hiring tool for researching and reaching out to candidates across social networks. Be our Friend.

Is a Video Resume a Good Idea? | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

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