How to Feel Empowered Throughout Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

Much of this uncertainty stems from the inevitable career search, that hunt for stability and purpose. But job searches aren’t just for recent graduates. It is possible to feel empowered as you search for employment, no matter how long that search lasts.

2018 170

Job Search: Einstein’s Definition of Insanity

Career Rocketeer

Albert Einstein famously said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. Unfortunately, many job seekers fit this definition. Job Search

2013 74

Definition of Job Search Insanity

Career Rocketeer

“What is the definition of insanity? Wall Street – Money Never Sleeps As I watched this movie on HBO today it got me thinking how this applies as much to college grads looking to get started in the job market as it does to the Bulls and the Bears looking to make a killing in the stock market.

Executive Job Searching is More Than a Perfect Resume

Professional Resume Services

One of the most common misconceptions about an executive job search is thinking a flawless resume will guarantee you a job. Here are some important points to keep in mind during your job search. Develop A Job Search Strategy.

2018 205

How to Stay Positive in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Job search can wreak havoc with your emotional state and self-esteem. You’ll get your hopes up when you seem to be sailing through the interview process for a job you covet, only to learn they’ve chosen someone else. What a way to enter the job search landscape.

2016 265

ATS Myths You Shouldn’t Believe When Job Searching

Professional Resume Services

If it’s been a while since your last job search, you may have been introduced to a new tool to look out for called Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS). Keywords can definitely be overused and will make your resume sound unnatural as a result.

2018 188

Job Search Tip: Timebox Everything

Hiring Technical People

In Manage Your Job Search , I suggest the job hunter timebox everything. By definition, this task is over. In Manage Your Job Search , I’m a big fan of work that takes you under two hours to complete. You can progress through your job search every single day, using timeboxes like this. Agile Job Search lean Manage Your Job Search project management sticky target network timebox

2014 159

Best Time to Job Search

Careers Done Write

The same applies to your job search. There is often a good reason to delay your search based on times when hiring activity is historically sluggish or perhaps it is a time when you are just too busy. I am here to tell you the best time to launch your job search campaign is NOW!

Ready to Give up on Your Job Search? Not Yet!

Ms. Career Girl

The post Ready to Give up on Your Job Search? It’s true what people say—looking for a full-time job really is a full-time job. With all the searching, prep work, resume tweaking, interviewing, and feedback, it can be an emotional roller coaster.

2017 167

Privacy Tips For Your Online Job Search

Professional Resume Services

When you are searching for a job, remember that your privacy is still a concern. Instead of blasting your information on every site out there, be particular about which sites you choose to use and go with job search resources recommended by experts.

Job Search Trap: I Owe My Team

Hiring Technical People

” Now, you’re thinking about looking for a job. If a new job is right for you, you are not leaving them “without.” Survive definitely. When you leave your current job, you provide opportunities to the people still there. When you leave your current job to pursue something that interests you more, you provide yourself opportunities. Don’t catch yourself in the trap of staying at a job for other people.

2015 160

12 Job Search Tips & Tricks

Career Alley

The job market has improved lots since 2008, but it is still difficult to find a job. Plenty of supply (as in candidates), just not enough demand (as in jobs). There are some basic tricks like, updating your profile on LinkedIn or any of the job search engines.

2015 193

Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Building Your Resume

Career Alley

For those of you who have followed my blog, you will know that I continually compare a job search to a marketing campaign (see “ Job Search Marketing 101 ” – Battling for Prime Shelf Space”) with you as the product. Good luck in your search, Joey.

2015 221

The Secrets on How to Conduct a Confidential Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Searching for a new job while being employed presents plenty of challenges. You have to be extra careful when you’re conducting your search, because you don’t want to burn any bridges or seem untrustworthy. Conduct Your Job Search On Your Own Time.

2017 196

5 Mistakes That Can Derail Your Confidential Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Whether you foresee a layoff coming, have decided to move to another company, or you’re pursuing a career transition, chances are you’ll be conducting a stealth job search. You want to hang on to your existing job, while you’re looking for another one.

2013 218

Planning for Your Job Search – Lesson 1

Career Alley

A friend of mine (let’s call him Phil) just started his job search and he asked me to review his resume. or any other aspect of his job search other than his resume. A good job search plan will help you land a new job as quickly as possible.

2014 240

Which Skills Are the Most Optimal for Any Job Search?

Professional Resume Services

These skills are sure to aid you in your job search. Here are a few skills that can help you with any job search. You’re going to have to do some form of writing at just about any job you get.

2016 164

10 Resources for Intelligent Job Search

Career Alley

You know what they say – “If a job is worth doing, it’s worth doing well” The same is true with job search. So what exactly is intelligent job search ? Spin Strategy provides a number of resources for job seekers.

2014 223

Don’t Give Up Your Job Search In December

Professional Resume Services

The holidays are a hard time to be looking for a job, aren’t they? The end of the year can actually be a good time to find a temporary job that leads to permanent employment. Doing something definite about your job search really helps keep you confident.

2013 201

Reviews – Top 5 Job Search Books

Career Alley

We can all use help looking for a job. All of that is very helpful and can help us fast track the job search process. There must be hundreds of job search resource books out there, which are the best ones to use? Can you find a job in 2 hours?

2014 237

College Grad Job Search – Preparing for Graduation

Career Alley

If you are one of the thousands of people who will be graduating from college this Spring, there is a very good chance that you’ve not yet started your job search. Maybe you think it is a bit too early to be job searching (that is a big mistake). Job Search.

The Definitive Social Media To-Do List For Job Seekers

Career Realism

The Definitive Social Media To-Do List For Job Seekers. The job market has changed significantly over the last 20 years, and with it, so too have the hiring methods of employers. The first step is to find some jobs that you might be interested in applying for in the future.

Mobile Job Search in 7 Steps #mobilerecruit

Workology

Now she is navigating the job search. Here are seven basic steps for Rachel’s and your mobile job search: 1. Find new job postings listed on company websites, company career pages, college career center sites, social media and job search websites.

2014 143

7 Things To Do To Get Ready For Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

If your goal is to get a new job this year, here are seven things you need to do to prepare yourself for your job search. While ideally your résumé is customized for a specific job, having an up-to-date résumé targeted for a specific “type” of position is the next best thing.

2015 274

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

14 Job Search Resources for 2015

Career Alley

There are four basic categories of job search resources – Recruiters, Job Search Sites, Social Networks and Company Career Sites. You should be allocating your the time you spend on job search across these resource types. Definitely worth a look.

2015 190

How to Write a Resume that Will Definitely Get Read

The Undercover Recruiter

Your resume is arguably the most important part of your job search, as it determines whether or not you actually make it to the interview stage. How to Write a Resume that Will Definitely Get Read. Job Search Resume & CV Writing Career CV Tips job search jobseeker Recruiter

2015 113

5 Resources for Executive Job Search

Career Alley

With that picture in mind, the more senior your role, the more difficult it is to find a new job. So, how long does it take to find a more senior job? that drive the job search process. Today’s post focuses on job search resources for executives.

2014 202

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

3 Job Search Mistakes Most People are Making

Ms. Career Girl

Blog Directory Contact Subscribe 3 Job Search Mistakes Most People are Making by Nicole Crimaldi on March 24, 2010 I’ve received lots of great emails from college seniors and recent grads this week. Many of you are making 3 serious job search mistakes.

2010 276

Five Myths About Job Searching:

RedStarResume

#1: The smartest person always gets the job. Definitely not true – companies these days are more interested in the complete worker. In today’s economy, an employer wants to know that, if required, you are able to complete a wide range of jobs. Having transferrable skills, a can do attitude and a willingness to learn and be involved in all aspects of the business is key to nailing the job interview. #2: 4: Applying for jobs online is the only way to find a new job.

Job Search Technology for LinkedIn

Career Brander

Below we examine several pieces of job search technology that are applicable to LinkedIn. The power of presentation is often not fully embraced in the job search process. Like LinkedIn’s resume builder, the more straight forward your chronological job history, the better the tool performs. Word clouds essentially capture “keywords” that are relevant to scanning software’s search queries. LinkedIn is now growing at 7500 MPH. That’s Members Per Hour.

6 Job Search Lessons Learned from Steve Jobs

Resume Bear

Steve Jobs, co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. In the 35 years since the founding of Apple, Jobs contributed to many major advances in technology. The outpouring of sympathy and gratitude across the planet last Wednesday is solid proof that Jobs will be missed and remembered.

2012 279

Inspiration For Your Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

If you’re unemployed, about to be laid off, or just in an endless search for a new role or opportunity, at times the process can seem daunting, overwhelming, or even frustrating. What I am trying to do is get you to be creative in your job search.

2010 141

Is Job Search 2.0 Worth it?

Ms. Career Girl

Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Is Job Search 2.0 by Nicole Crimaldi on May 10, 2010 Guest Post by, Jenny McCoy They say it’s easier to get a job when you have a job, but I’m not so sure. I launched my job search 2.0 The first week of my job search 2.0

2010 176

Job Search Marketing « Career Brander

Career Brander

Only we apply it to job search. The 5 P’s of marketing are : Product, Price, Packaging, Place and Promotion The 4 P’s of sales are : Prospecting, Problem Solving, Presenting and Persuading The Marketing P’s from a job seeker perspective Product: In a job search, it is you. However, the more important aspect of price is a job seeker’s compensation expectations. Place: Job seekers must choose the right distribution channel to get their message out.

2010 109

Impropaganda in Your Job Search

Career Alley

However, it can also mean (according to thefreedictionary.com ) – “The systematic propagation of a doctrine or cause or of information reflecting the views and interests of those advocating such a doctrine or cause” (yeah, a long definition).

4 Essential Job Search 2.0 Tips for New Grads

Resume Bear

Entering the job market after college can be an incredibly stressful process, but it’s also equally exciting. Here are some job search tips that are applicable to job seekers at any stage but especially designed for the recent graduate.

2012 245

The Definitive Social Media To-Do List For Job Seekers

Career Realism

The job market has changed significantly over the last 20 years, and with it, so too have the hiring methods of employers. Traditionally, it’s been newspapers, industry publications, recruiters, and job boards that have provided the ‘lion’s share’ of new hires for employers.

Tips for Job Search After 50

Career Alley

There is nothing like experienced job candidates for employers, but that doesn’t mean looking for a job when you are 50 years old (or older) will be a piece of cake. Remove or “one line” very old jobs. The Best Resume Formats for the Job you Want.

2013 163

Game Changer for Job Searches in 2011 - VisualCV

Careers Done Write

Social media is definitely here to stay! As it bec omes a mainstream communication channel, many job seekers are finding social media to be an excellent avenue for identifying potential career opportunities.

2011 209

Job Search Secrets

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « The Best Places to Work in IT – 1 College Grad Job Search – Let the Good Times Roll Vol 1 » Job Search Secrets “ Listen, Do you want to know a secret?, Job search secrets. These sites run the full range from advice to jobs. Good luck in your search.

2010 136

15 Ways Your Job Search Will Self-Destruct in No Time

Competitive Resumes

Your job search shouldn’t look anything like the movie, “Mission Impossible.” How you go about your job search says a lot about who you are as a professional. Unfortunately, your job search efforts can self-destruct quickly.

2016 181