Career Management for a Winning Job Search Strategy

Competitive Resumes

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? Don’t stop pursuing the job after the interview has ended.

2015 198

Two (or More) Job Opportunities? ? 18 Elements of Comparison ? [Part 2 of 2]

Sklover Working Wisdom

Last week we presented Elements of Job Opportunity Comparison 1 through 9 ; This week we present Elements of Job Opportunity Comparison 10 through 18. ACTUAL CASE HISTORY : Danielle, a senior marketing executive, was quite unhappy in her job. Received a Job Offer?

2018 130

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Great Job Search Strategy Or A Powerful Imagination?

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [06.29.10] View Comments Great Job Search Strategy Or A Powerful Imagination? I get provoked to act or think about how my life is going when I have another example for comparison. The danger of optimism in job search.

2010 77

Why Your Job Search Requires More Than You’re Willing to Give

Competitive Resumes

Your job search requires maximum effort. Finding a job is hard work and requires sacrifices, energy, and preparation. Not only is it essential for the implementation of any sound strategy, but acquire accurate intelligence about the marketplace and how. I just want a job!”

2016 163

3 LinkedIn Strategies For Escaping Your Crummy Job

Career Realism

The reason you’re updating your LinkedIn profile is because you’re sick of your job. Related: How LinkedIn Endorsements Can Improve Your Job Search Efforts. Here’s How To Escape Your Crummy Job. Utilize These 3 Powerful LinkedIn Strategies. Job Search LinkedIn

2014 113

How To Build Your Own Brand: Strategies For Success

Career Realism

Start With Strategy. To build your own brand, start with a strategy—which is the core tactical underpinning, uniting all your planning for each visual and verbal expression of your personal brand. The strategy defines your brand personality and promise.

2013 114

Sell Yourself: Use Numbers in Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

You pick up the first two for comparison. ← How to Improve Your Resume’s Credibility and Gain Relevant Experience 5 Tips To Capturing The Job With A Thank You Letter → Like Be the first to like this post. Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

2010 151

Steer Your Career: Create a Unique Professional Brand

Careers Done Write

What is it about you that causes you stand out in comparison to your peers? If you would like to discuss your personal branding strategy or have a free resume critique, please contact Debra Wheatman, CPRW, CPCC at

2011 218

Create a Professional Brand to Steer Your Career

Careers Done Write

What is it about you that causes you stand out in comparison to your peers? If you would like to discuss your personal branding strategy or have a free resume critique, please contact Debra Wheatman, CPRW, CPCC at

2011 192

7 Resume Lies Employers Will Never Check

Resume Bear

So here are 7 “lies,” or careful manipulations of reality that will never get you into trouble (and they have a good shot of landing you a job). No one in the hiring process wants to see an exhaustive list of duties from every job you’ve ever had. Love Every Job.

2011 239

7 Ways to Make Yourself More Employable

Resume Bear

Randstad Canada, the country’s leader for staffing, recruitment and HR Services, shares 7 ways for job seekers to build up their own personal brand and make themselves more employable. 7 Ways Jobseekers Can Make Connections, Get Motivated and Land a New Job.

2013 236

Search Engines Every College Student Needs

Resume Bear

While the big names like Google and Yahoo will likely always rule the search engine market, sometimes you want something a little more focused when it comes to finding what you need on the web. That’s where these niche search engines come in handy. This search site can help.

Have you heard the rumor going round? Pssst! There’s no jobs!

Career Alley

But one Brit has put the rumor to the test by interviewing 120 successful job seekers from across the world, and learning what they did. If you’re looking for your first job, there are probably two obstacles you’re facing: You’re not really sure what you want to do.

2012 280

4 Lucrative Jobs in Real Estate

Career Alley

That said, here are four of the most lucrative jobs in real estate. For one to get a job as a commercial leasing manager, he or she must have worked in various positions in real estate for several years. The four jobs above are among the best paying in the industry.

Job Hunting in 2010? Let Go of Obsolete Techniques From 2000

Jennifer Anthony

Let Go of Obsolete Techniques From 2000 Posted on January 1, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Laura Smith-Proulx Designated Resume Rockstar With 2010 upon us, professionals everywhere are gearing up for the job hunt, with the usual energy that accompanies a January job search.

2010 164

Seven “Don’ts&# for Friends and Family

The Job Quest

To say that someone losing a job makes for an uncomfortable situation is an understatement. But think about it — you didn’t cause the job loss to happen, so you are not being blamed. Play the comparison game with the job seeker.

Family 182

Finding A Job Without Local Experience


As a foreign job seeker trying to find work in your new country, the odds are stacked up against you. Not only are you competing against other foreign job seekers, but you’re competing against domestic job seekers who share similar skills and experiences. Talk to people in your industry and find out comparisons (and differences) between the role you performed in your country of origin and the types of roles you are applying for in your new country.

2011 122

Five Tips for Playing the (Job Hunt) Game

The Job Quest

But, you know, that stuff happens, just like it does when you are job seeking. If you are currently employed but exploring opportunities, it can be very easy to kick back and say, “I’m doing great things in my current job, so it will be easy for anyone to see the value I bring!”

2012 173

3 Things Your LinkedIn Summary MUST Say

Career Realism

This strategy is far superior to looking at the company’s website, which likely doesn’t keep up with the news. Search Google news to see what the business is working on, about to launch, or just delivered that won industry recognition. Job Search LinkedIn

2014 114

5 Tips For Asking For A LinkedIn Recommendation

Career Realism

Compiling LinkedIn recommendations is among the best strategies for raising credibility. For example, “When we needed to roll up our sleeves and change our sales strategy with the ABC account, you said the idea I came up with was the one that sealed the deal. Job Search LinkedIn

4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Graduated College

Career Realism

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.

2016 80

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

Tim's Strategy

George is an approved career expert here at Tim’s Strategy. For almost 20 years, I’ve been helping individuals find better job fits. Decide now if you are a “job hunter&# or a “career explorer&#. Job Hunters. Not Qualified For A Job?

2011 88


The HR Capitalist

The TA Tech marketplace is moving at a fast pace and innovation within the space is truly unparalleled in comparison with other segments of the HR Tech space. Smart phones are ubiquitous, and 9 in 10 job seekers say they will use a mobile device during their job search.

2019 160

100 Jobs from Nowhere

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « When Skill Sets Don’t Match the Job Market 7 Motivational Keys for job seekers » 100 Jobs from Nowhere “ Nowhere man please listen, You don’t know what you’re missing, Nowhere man, The world is at your command &# – John Lennon and Paul McCartney Is that sound you hear the sound of your career clock ticking away?

2010 197

Can Your LinkedIn Profile Replace The Traditional Resume?

Career Realism

” Related: 3 LinkedIn Strategies For Escaping Your Crummy Job. Certainly, this is not to say your LinkedIn profile is any less important in the job search process. There are plenty of benefits to having a LinkedIn profile in the job search process.

2014 113

Six Resume Tips That Make Sense | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

Rather, it indicates too many people in job search mode are grossly misinformed today or are engaging in the process without the requisite knowledge and life experience to write an effective resume and conduct a successful job search. The actual length of the document depends on who you are, how extensive and complex your background is, and how much information you need to include that is relevant to the job you are applying for.

2011 55

The 5 Pieces of Critical Information Missing From Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

After all, writing a strong resume is not an easy task, and it is certainly compounded by the daunting competition you’ll face in today’s job market. While these situations are common, the way in which job hunters deal with the gaps themselves is critical.

2010 176

5 Steps To A Powerful Personal Brand On Your Executive Resume

Career Realism

You've certainly heard that using a powerful personal brand message will make your executive resume a compelling read—and help you gain traction in your job search. While tedious work, you'll benefit from having this collection of powerful anecdotes in your job search.

2019 70

6 Issues to Avoid with Your Elevator Speech

Career Rocketeer

These days we all know we need an elevator speech, especially if you’re a job seeker or a business owner. You need to think about your results and if you can toss in numbers or comparisons. Want to discover specific career change strategies that get results?

3 Ways to Start Recruiting Military Veterans in 2016


Given the challenges they faced protecting our great nation, one would think that finding civilian employment would be a piece of cake in comparison. While job searching our military veterans aren’t in physical harms way, they are facing a challenge that is more difficult to understand.

Writing for Your Audience

The Job Quest

And the comparison to a toy story window is just brilliant. From the time that you learn of a lead for a job, the clock starts ticking. Analyze the job posting and job description for clues. How many people do you know who landed a job with the first résumé they sent out?

2010 183

Do Thank-You Notes Matter? You Decide!

The Job Quest

Linkedin Twitter Facebook rss Home About Services & Packages Contact Recommendations Resources The Job Quest Helping You Reach Your Job Search and Career Goals Do Thank-You Notes Matter? Consider, then, three job seekers with backgrounds in management.

2010 147

5 Steps To A Powerful Personal Brand For Your Executive Resume

Career Realism

You’ve certainly heard that using a powerful personal brand message will make your executive resume a compelling read – and gain traction in your job search. While tedious work, you’ll benefit from having this collection of powerful anecdotes in your job search.

2013 113

How Do the Best Executive Resumes Win Interviews?

Career Realism

In the midst of an executive job search but gaining little to no traction? Powerfully written, superior-quality executive resumes—those that clearly position job seekers as must-have leaders in their field—contain specific language that distinguishes candidates at a high career level.

2012 96

Gen X meets Gen Y | Blogging4Jobs


Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Gen Y Gen X meets Gen Y Posted on 05 July 2010.

2010 135

New Boss? New Career Opportunities | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer Career Search and Personal Branding Blog Home About Career Rocketeer Meet the Team Guest Experts Partners LinkedIn 360° Resources Job Search Websites Career Books Job Search Tracker Launchpad Blogroll Events Career Studios Advertise Contact Personal Branding Job Search Resumes Interviews Social Media Networking Career Management Everything Else You are here: Home / Career Management / New Boss? They will resent the comparison.

2011 67

Why Every Job Seeker Must Watch American Idol | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

But even if you are not a music lover this show is worth watching for the valuable job search tips you can glean from it. Now over the next few weeks I will be pointing out what job hunters from coast to coast can learn from this show. . LESSONS FROM THE AUDITION STAGE What does every job hunter, from a CEO down to a hotel Maid in Manhattan (sorry J Lo, no disrespect intended), have in common? All kidding aside, job hunting is serious business.

2011 46

Iv Ampicillin – FDA Checked Pharmacy | Blue Sky Resumes Blog

Blue Sky Resumes

But read through a few real estate listings and you’ll see strategies that are amazingly useful when writing a resume. Her job is to get you to at least give the house a chance – once you go see it, you can decide whether the setting is wrong for you.

2010 75

Book Review: EPIC Change — How to Lead Change in the Global Age.

Cube Rules

Home Blog Cube Rules Products Dream Job Coaching Media Contact Scot Cube Rules provides job advice and support for career-minded individuals working in corporate cubicles. Book Description EPIC Change describes the strategies and offers great tactics to execute a successful change.

2008 130

Know Your Value: Don't Undersell Yourself on Your Resume

Resume Writing

Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints Master Resume Writer | Certified Resume Writer | Expert provides free resume writing information, resume help, tips, advice, career job searching tools, online social networking via this Resume Blog, Resume Writing Blog, Career Blog. Many job seekers, especially those who don’t work at a job where metrics are directly involved with their role, will often fail to promote the difference they have made.

2010 58

A Brief History of Generation Y | Blogging4Jobs


Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Gen Y , Social Media A Brief History of Generation Y Posted on 22 June 2010. Great job, Blake!

2010 138

Job Creation Increased to its Highest Level Since April 2009

Resume Bear

The Consumer Reports Employment Index numbers show job creation increased to 51.1, of Americans started a new job versus 5.7% that lost their job. Job creation increased to its highest level in July (7.8), adding to three months of improved hiring. losing their job.

2009 196

Technology Tidbit 12 ? Posting Job Orders on Craigslist


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Technology Tidbit 12 – Posting Job Orders on Craigslist. per ad) for posting job orders. I recently posted five job orders on Craigslist using five different states, it’s a multiple location job order. . Research established these comparisons using an identical job order: 1. Selecting your category will bring up the job order form. Popular Searches.