The Job Search, College Student Perspective: Today Vs. 10 Years Ago

Resume Bear

The job search has changed so much over the past 10 years. Although I was not actively searching for a job 10 years ago, I can’t imagine my job search today without many tools that have only been around for the past few years.

Employer Networking Through Your College

Workology

Don’t be surprised but your college or university Career Services Department is very likely to have some of the best opportunities for you to meet and impress employers. These are often the kind of opportunities that can lead to an internship or a first job.

Tips to Avoid Job Search Time Wasters: Part 2

Resume Bear

While there are many ways to make your job search more effective, there are little things that can slow down the job search too. Sometimes, you could be slacking off in your search and not even realize it. Most people find a job through someone in their network.

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Use Smart Networking to Speed Up Your Job Search

Resume Bear

A critical tactic in your job search toolbox is networking, but it may not feel as though your efforts are getting the results you want. Of course, you will discuss your job search with your informal network, but this is not the network that is likely to land your next job.

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5 Hot Cities for Recent College Graduates Entering the Workforce

Career Alley

Graduating college used to nearly guarantee a key to the American middle class, and all of the bills and responsibilities that come with it. But the economy is ever-so-slowly improving and jobs are out there. Good luck in your search. Search Millions of Jobs.

6 Tips for Expanding Your Job Search Network

Career Alley

” (see 6 Links to Networking for Job Search – It’s Not Who You Know, It’s Who Knows You). To put things into perspective, Google receives an average of 2 resumes per minute or 20,000 resumes per week, according to The New York Times (which works out to 2 resumes per minute).

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3 Ways To Get Over Your “Useless” College Degree

Ms. Career Girl

The post 3 Ways To Get Over Your “Useless” College Degree appeared first on Ms. In 2004, I graduated college with a bachelor’s degree in theater arts. I knew that even with a degree in the arts, I still had to bust my butt like every other starving artist in New York City.

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How to Keep Social Media From Working Against Your Job Search

Resume Bear

Simply put, it is akin to emotional intelligence, and is most definitely an important aspect for job seekers. The capacity to interact on the job in an appropriate social manner is critical to career success.

NYC, Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island Tech Sales | CARR (A Xerox Company)

Career Realism

Looking for a professional job in tech sales? Full medical, dental and vision coverage starts the first day on the job. Provides and conducts on-the-job coaching. 4 year college degree preferred in business and/or technology, or equivalent experience.

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CT, MA, NY & RI Tech Sales | CBS (A Xerox Company)

Career Realism

Looking for a professional job in tech sales? Full medical, dental and vision coverage starts the first day on the job. 4 year college degree in a business related field is preferred but not required. CT, MA, NY & RI Tech Sales | CBS (A Xerox Company) Work It Daily.

5 Personal Branding Tools for College Students

Workology

Here are 5 tools to help you to establish your personal brand: 5 Personal Branding Tools for College Students. Bunee Tomlinson, a sophomore at Oklahoma City Community College and a freelance filmmaker, developed his keen interest in film and video production from an early age.

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Employer’s Interview Advice for College Students

Workology

Consider this advice direct from several top employers: 6 pieces of advice for college students. Jeff Fernandez, CEO of Grovo in New York City, says “Prospective employees need to be in tune with the corporate culture and social cues.” Ask the Career Services staff at your college or university about practicing with you. Many schools offer mock interview sessions with employers or college staff. Are you gearing up for interviews this spring?

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#1 Thing College Students Must Do To Become Employable

Career Realism

#1 Thing College Students Must Do To Become Employable. I just finished reading an article in Crane’s New York Business titled Recent College Grads Face a Tough Job Market. Related: 7 Tips For Finding A Job After College.

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Startups from a Recent College Grad’s Perspective

Ms. Career Girl

At the end of my college experience, I had the chance to get experience in the startup world; a lucky encounter after years of toying with the idea of law school. Many college grads know, from the beginning, that their goals lie with the ever-growing startup culture.

East of Unemployed (or West of Nowhere)

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Achieving Effective Career Transitions Use the Internet to Find a Job – Part 3: Marketing You » East of Unemployed (or West of Nowhere) “ Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else. &# – Margaret Mead Summertime in New York. Good luck in your search.

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Jobs from the Best Companies to Work for Vol 10

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Incredibly Obvious Job Search Plan & Prepare for Your Interview » Jobs from the Best Companies to Work for Vol 10 “ You must do the thing you think you cannot do ” – Eleanor Roosevelt The job market in New York is heating up, with the big financial institutions leading from the front (okay, not all of them).

2010 116

How To Make Job Search More Fun Than a Root Canal

JobMob

A 5-step job search strategy that keeps things light. I get to search for a job today!”. How to Make the Job Search Process More Enjoyable Than a Trip to the Dentist. Your cousin could know a neighbor that has the best job that hasn’t even been posted yet.

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UPDATED – Top 10 jobs that do not require a College Degree

Resume Bear

Oct, 2010 1 Comment How many 6-figure jobs do you know that do not require a college degree? Oct, 2010 VIDEO – Need a Job? job hunt Monster roars. Good news for jobs?

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Job Search – From the Beginning – Recruiters Part 1

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Fasten Seat Belt While Job Hunting – from your Smartphone Career or Job Change – How Do You Decide? Sometimes you need to do the same with your job search, kind of “do over&#. There is background on each of their recruiters as well as a job guide and registration capability.

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Which online college is the most popular with jobseekers.

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Which online college is the most popular with jobseekers?

2010 229

Will My Time Off Hurt My Job Search?

Career Realism

I lived off savings, except for a brief holiday job. Now that another year has gone by without working and I’m starting my job search , how do I address this time off? 57th Street, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10019. The post Will My Time Off Hurt My Job Search?

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7 Must Read Job Interview Answers for College Grads

JobMob

The job market can be especially difficult for recent college grads. How can you make your college experience seem relevant? Read on for the 7 answers you need in order to get a job: 1. READ NEXT: The Story of My First Job Interview. Job Search at Work?

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Meet Anna…Overwhelmed With Worry About Her Job Search

Career Realism

She is overwhelmed with worry that she will never find a job. Harnessing the power of the micro-fundraising site, Indiegogo.com , we launched a campaign to raise $10,000 that will give 100 long-term unemployed people a full scholarship to our Job Search Accelerator Program (JSAP).

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Report on Millennials: Young, Underemployed & Optimistic

Resume Bear

The report said that 59% of 18-34 year olds took a job they didn’t want just to pay the bills. That includes part-time jobs, but college graduates have also been forced to accept full-time positions unrelated to their college studies due to the recession.

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PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

2010 208

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? | Resumebear.

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

2010 208

Guides From Experts: 25 Ways to Land a Job

Resume Bear

However, as the below 25 new school ways to land a job will show you, the newly and experienced unemployed still have much to offer and a whole new way in which to market themselves in. Useful for every job from managerial to even the specialty ones. How to Find a Job.

2011 283

will looking like a teenager harm my job search?

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager will looking like a teenager harm my job search? I am a recent college graduate, but get mistaken for a high schooler all the time. I am a recent college graduate, but get mistaken for a high schooler all the time.

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Top 10 Cities For New Grads

Resume Bear

Though staying in your hometown or college town does have its benefits – relocating can open you up to much more career opportunities. According to this info graphic here , Kiplinger has compiled the best cities for new grads.

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short answer Saturday: another job search edition — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager short answer Saturday: another job search edition January 29, 2011 We did a job search edition of short answer Saturday last week , but the questions keep piling up so here’s another one. the new Ask a Manager is here!

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‘Tell Me About Yourself’ Interview Question

Resume Bear

That tells me you have not prepared properly for the interview and are likely to be equally unprepared on the job. The interviewer wants to know that you can do the job, that you fit into the team, what you have accomplished in your prior positions and how can you help the organization.”.

2011 284

Finding Internships that Lead to Permanent Placement

Career Alley

Every year, fresh-faced college students venture out into the world of work, completing assignments as interns at major firms. The majority of students will not find jobs with their intern companies. Start With Your Search. more – Prepare for your job while in college.

6 Steps To Maximize Your School’s Career Center As The Path To Job Success

Career Realism

6 Steps To Maximize Your School’s Career Center As The Path To Job Success. RELATED : What’s Up With College Career Centers? Virtually all universities, no matter what size, have a strong alumni community that aspiring job seekers can tap into.

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Employers: Show Common Courtesy to Applicants

Resume Bear

Looking for a job can be stressful. As job seekers triple check their resumes for typos and edit their cover letters, it seems like employers sit back and relax with all the power—especially in today’s job market. career job job interview Job Search job seekers jobs resumebear

2012 250

College: Those Final Days of Freedom

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

& Dale: I’m going to be graduating college in a few months. My parents are all over me about finding a job. Yes, new grads are struggling to get hired, but that doesn’t mean you should ignore the situation. 57th St, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10019.

10 Disenchanted Grads We Can All Relate To

Resume Bear

College students who have graduated over the past few years have had a rough time of it. With huge student loans to pay back, few job prospects, and many forced to move back in with their parents, adulthood just isn’t the same as it used to be.

2011 239

Empowering Women in Business: Intercollegiate Business Convention Year 10

Ms. Career Girl

” Jill Abramson – Mentor, author, and journalist who spent the last 17 years in the most senior editorial positions at The New York Times, where she was the first woman to serve as Washington Bureau Chief, Managing Editor and Executive Editor.

2014 267

Reasons You Won’t Get a Better Job in 2012

Resume Bear

Looking for a better job? Year after year, “Get a Better Job” is one of the most popular New Year’s resolutions. To start your job search off on the right foot for 2012, stop and recognize what you are doing wrong. What’s stopping you from getting a job?

2012 238

Hidden Talent: The Classes of 2008-2012

Workology

They don’t get the same attention as the very newest college grads. Many of the young people who graduated from college between 2008-2012 are still looking to land somewhere befitting of their education. They grew up expecting to work hard, go to college and get a good job.

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7 LinkedIn Tips For Recent Grads

Resume Bear

So instead of tweeting about unemployment and checking in at home on foursquare every day, use these 7 quick tips to optimize your job hunt. Once you do so, LinkedIn generates jobs you may be interested in based on companies’ postings.

2011 266

If Your Job Search Isn’t Personal, It’s Not Effective

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

& Dale: I am a 28-year-old college grad (sociology) who served briefly as a military translator and now can’t find a “real job.&# (I’ve been working in restaurants.) You need to share who you are while getting the word out that you are looking for a job.

2010 74

5 Steps to a Great Resume – Gathering Your Information – Lesson 1

Career Alley

I created the job requisition, contacted a few recruiters and we placed an ad in the New York Times. You’ve probably heard hundreds of times that your resume is the most important document in your job search (because it is). Good luck in your search. Jobs by.

2014 226

6 Steps To Maximize Your School’s Career Center As The Path To Job Success

Career Realism

The not-so-secret weapon for college students to launch a career is a no-cost resource that is included with that tuition check your parents write every year – the Career Planning Center. Remember, entry-level job postings from top employers go directly to the career planning office first!

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