The 5 Most Effective Job Search Strategies

Professional Resume Services

Searching for a new job doesn’t have to be as difficult as some people make it. Although it may seem like staying at your current job is easier than looking for another one, you owe it to yourself to continue to seek new opportunities and develop throughout your career.

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Would You Like a Manage Your Job Search Open Jam Session?

Hiring Technical People

I bet some of you are looking for new jobs. Would you like an Open Jam session about looking for a new job? I can conduct a timeboxed, up to one-hour session about Manage Your Job Search. Only the job search tips and traps? Remember, a conference is a rich place for target networking. Agile Job Search conference Manage Your Job Search network target network I will be at Agile 2014 next week.

2014 157

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

Competitive Resumes

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?

2017 197

Job Search Trap: To Much to Do

Hiring Technical People

Today’s job search trap is something we can all identify with: biting off a big chunk of work and not getting it to done fast enough. You know what the problems are in a job search: you have interruptions, such as phone calls; your family needs you to drive them or do laundry or something else; you want a perfect resume. Are you researching a job fair? Look at the job fair and decide if you want to go.

2014 141

15 Tips for Improving Your Job Search

Career Alley

Job search is a challenging process, but certainly not a difficult one. Job search is much the same. Following is a list of tips to help you improve your job search and focus on what is important. The early bird gets the job. Job Search Careers Jobs

2014 213

Shorten Your Long Distance Job Search

Careers Done Write

A long-distance job search requires more planning and dedication than a local job search. You have the hurdle of breaking into to a new job market in addition to logistical challenges. Follow these tips for shortening your long distance job search.

2014 188

Job Search Trap: Stickies Everywhere Except on My Board

Hiring Technical People

I recently met someone who thought he could manage his job search with yellow stickies. That’s a job search trap. You can’t organize an emergent project like a job search with stickies all over your computer, any more than you can with a Gantt chart, or a Word file, or a database, or anything else that is static or random. If you are looking for a job, you need a system, first. I’m hosting a series conference calls.

2014 136

15 Tips for Improving Your Job Search

Career Alley

Job search is a challenging process, but certainly not a difficult one. Job search is much the same. Following is a list of tips to help you improve your job search and focus on what is important. Kickstart Your Job Search. Job Search.

2014 190

SHRM Outside the Conference. Outside the Box

Workology

Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Events , HR , Networking SHRM Outside the Conference.

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Job Search Trap: I Can Network Only by Going to Meetings

Hiring Technical People

Here’s another job search trap: you think you can network by going to professional group meetings, mashups, informational lunches, and other kinds of what I call “background networking.” But it won’t get you a job. Once you have your target list, you also need to have your marketing spiel (which I describe in Manage Your Job Search ), and then you can decide how to find someone at one of your target companies every single week.

2014 152

6 Shocking Job Search Statistics I’m Discussing at #SXSWI

Workology

Join Me at the 2016 SXSW Job Fair and Expo. On Sunday, March 13 from 11:00-12:00 PM CST I’ll be taking the stage with my speaking partner in crime Carlos Gil for our SXSW Job Expo Session, Resumes Suck! 7 Ways to Land a Job in Social Media.

2016 106

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.

2016 111

Job Searching at SXSW? Here’s 5 Tips

Workology

Job Search Tips for SXSW & Career Tech Expo. If you’re eyeing out jobs at SXSW, you’re not alone. Conferences are amazing places for recruiters to source for talent but are equally important for job seekers who are in the market for a job. Building relationships and contacts through networking by far is the most productive way to job search either online through social media or in person.

2012 98

Finding the Best Ways to Conduct a Job Search Online

Career Alley

Maybe you’re on the job market for the first time or you’ve been on the job hunt for awhile but are looking for strategies to shake up your approach. Here are 5 things every job searcher can do to make their process easier and dramatically increase their chances for success.

2013 176

Job Search – There Must be an App for That – Part 4 of 5

Career Alley

What once was a handful of spotty cloud services has now turned into a very crowded field of well known players hoping to get your business (see Job Search – There Must be an App for That – Part 1 of 5 ). 100+ apps for job search success with your iPhone.

2014 190

?? 365 Top Tips to Rock Your Job Search Every Day of 2018

JobMob

Your job search crash course this year. A job search tip a day keeps the recruiters away closer… This isn't a calendar. Some of the tips only apply to job seekers of certain kinds, such as graduates, older job seekers and employed job seekers.

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5 Keys to Staying Sane in your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

Mounting a search for a new position takes perseverance, tenacity and a willingness to stretch out of our comfort zone. Whether we are in a position that we enjoy or managing a transition, searching for a new job takes determination. Today’s post is by, Norma Tassy.

2011 167

???? 25 Ways to Breathe Life into a Painfully Long Job Search

JobMob

If you're sick of looking for a job, this is for you. Although most of these tips are useful for any job seeker, all of them are intended for people who’ve been job searching for much longer than they expected, possibly even a year or more. My own long job search story.

2017 82

366 Job Search Tips for Every Day of 2016

JobMob

Your job search crash course this year. A job search tip a day keeps the recruiters away closer… This isn’t a checklist. Some of the tips only apply to job seekers of certain kinds, such as graduates, older job seekers and employed job seekers.

2016 83

How current is that job search advice? | Beware the dinosaur.

Write Solution

When working with students, I’m careful to explain my approach to resume creation and the reality of Job Search 2012. I go on to share, frequently, my techniques will not align with what they have been taught about resumes and job search along the way.

2012 107

5 Unusual Job Search Strategies That Work

Career Realism

Out of the box thinking can speed up your job search and help you land a position quickly. Most job seekers get into the cycle of: go online, check job postings, apply, wait, and repeat. If you call and talk to 50 people each day, you will have a job in no time.

My Secret Job Search – Tips on Keeping Your Job Search Secret

Career Alley

So, looking for a job in many cases must be kept as a secret. Not from everyone, but certainly from your current employer (assuming they’ve not asked you to look for a job). And while you may set out, in all good faith (no pun intended), to keep your job search a secret from your employer, there are so many ways you might get caught if you are not careful. Also, don’t make job search related calls from work. Good luck in your search.

2011 135

Effective Research For an Effective Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

→ Effective Research For an Effective Job Search Posted on October 1, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony Guest Article by: Louise Garver Your job not only consumes 40+ hours each week, but also determines how you spend the remaining hours.

2009 158

5 Secrets for Using Industry Groups in Job Search

Tim's Strategy

Industry associations are a job seeker’s best friend—or at least they should be. I’m busy looking for a job!” Meetings can be conducted by conference call, for example. There are usually job ads, as well, but the rest of the content is equally valuable.

2013 110

25 Ways to Breathe Life into a Painfully Long Job Search

JobMob

How to shake yourself from the daze of a long job search and start getting conclusive results. Although most of these tips are useful for any job seeker, all of them are intended for people who’ve been job searching for much longer than they expected, possibly even a year or more.

2015 110

3 Job Search Secrets The Best Employers Wish You Knew

Career Realism

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. 3 Job Search Secrets The Best Employers Wish You Knew. Job Search

2015 114

5 Unorthodox Job Search Techniques You Should Try

Career Realism

Related: Quick Analysis Of Your Job Search Techniques. These unorthodox job search techniques are not going to work in all situations, and they are not for the faint of heart. You already don’t have that job. Talk to business travelers and conference attendees.

2014 114

Job Search Tips for Multicultural Job Seekers

Career Solvers

The Federal government requires companies to use diversity job boards to source multicultural candidates, so it makes sense to be there. Hiring authorities are doing keyword searches on diversity fraternities so it makes sense to include these on your resume as well.

2010 75

How to Use LinkedIn for Your Job Search

Hiring Technical People

Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job. Skip to content Johanna’s Site What I can do for you Workshops and Training See me Speak Email newsletter Contact Johanna ← All Posts Are Now Categorized How Many Jobs? ← All Posts Are Now Categorized How Many Jobs?

2009 141

College Students Still Unsure of Social Media Job Search

Workology

When it comes to social media recruitment, much of the reluctance stems from the unknown on the organization’s part – where to start, who “owns” it, what the strategy is, etc… However, once these initial fears and obstacles are conquered, many employers enjoy using social platforms to showcase employer brand, engage their talent community, advertise job openings and source new talent. And those who do it well are reaping the benefits, but the question remains: are job seekers on board?

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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.

2010 56

Top 10 Sexiest Sessions to Attend at #SHRM12

Workology

Top 2012 SHRM Annual Conference Sessions. We’re cutting through the crap and getting to the meat of the matter when it comes to SHRM 2012 Annual Conference in Atlanta, GA next week. Talent Acquisition is About Great Search Engine Optimization (SEO). I’m Too Sexy for My Job!

2012 144

Building, Maintaining and Using Your Network for Job Searches

Career Alley

The way to find a job is changing and it is becoming more and more important to have a solid network to help you land a job. Recommendations will not get you the job on their own, your experience, professional interviews and stellar job history are necessary as well.

2012 151

Strategies for Job Searching In Our Current Economy

Corn on the Job

Liam also has an interest in jobs, marketing and politics. Here are some tips on how to land a job in hard times, from networking to resume writing; discover how to get the edge over the competition. Along with a website, you should make use of social media for your job search.

Structure: Is It Missing In Your Job Search?

Tim's Strategy

Or if you have, it isn’t something you are conscious of each day during your job search. And you just left a job with a traditional 8-5 company. Both in the environment (office, desk, computer, pens, stapler, conference room) and the calendar (meetings, phone calls).

2012 87

50 Ways to Leave Your Job Search NOW

JobMob

Time to jump start your job search. Pursue each job opportunity with fervor and especially during the interview, let them know you WANT the job. Whether it be me or another job search coach, get professional advice! Use the job boards and company websites.

2012 114

15 Ways Your Brain Is Trying To Kill You And Your Job Search

Tim's Strategy

The voices in your head are sabotaging your job search and screwing with your career mojo–but you are still finding yourself listening to the ill-fated messages, resulting in poor job search results for you. I’ll never find a job.

2013 109

5 Tips on Beating a Video Conference Interview

Career Alley

Want to find the best jobs and job resources? Careers Guest Post Interviews Job Search Career advice Career Advisor“Let us be thankful for the fools. But for them the rest of us could not succeed.&# – Mark Twain. A growing number of companies are now recruiting via video conferencing due to the. Visit Careeralley.com.

2011 122

Job Search, Career and Life: Your 11 Favorite Posts From 2011

Tim's Strategy

Like LinkedIn, Twitter has so much potential as a social networking tool for job search. Avoiding social media is a bad move in this new modern job search. Recruiters Insider Secrets To Getting The Job. How To Sleep Like A Baby During Job Search.

2011 98

Job Search Strategy # 1 – Targeted Research

Guerrilla Job Hunting

  One quick way to discover new opportunities is by doing structured search engine queries.   That list of companies is your baseline query for your search.     Substitute your city for your search

56 Most Popular Job Search Blog Posts of 2010

JobMob

The most-visited blog posts of 2010 by top job bloggers from around the world. Top Job Bloggers’ Most Popular Articles of 2010. GL Hoffman : Heat Up Your Job Searching Skills: Networking 101 and 102. Hannah Morgan : The Best Job Search Tool Ever. Willy Franzen : Google Social Search Just Changed Job Search. Susan Strayer : Don’t Ask For a Job. Huhman : How to Negotiate a Job Offer.

2010 87

6 Ways to Shorten Your Job Search Without a Resume

Career Realism

As a career coach and resume writer, many of my clients come to me when they need a job. Are you a job hopper? Conduct internet searches of your name, phone number, email addresses, etc. Do an image search. Present at conferences.

2012 113

6 Little-Known Ways To Stay Current While Job Searching

Career Realism

There’s loads of career advice out there, and for job seekers, I’m sure it can be overwhelming at times. How can you stay current while job searching ? Get Transcripts Or Copies Of Conferences It’s likely you can’t afford to attend industry conferences if you’re out of a job.

2013 83