Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Planning

Career Alley

There are some basic tips you can follow to target your job search that will minimize the time spent and maximize the results. How you spend your time during your job search is critical. You should also evaluate time spent on job search tasks versus results.

2015 226

Your Job Search Letters with Wendy Enelow

Competitive Resumes

Modernize Your Job Search Letters, Get Noticed…Get Hired is a compilation of sample job search documents. How important are these documents to your career? Her company publishes resources for job seekers and help career professionals who advise them.

2017 195

14 Job Search Tips to Master in 2018

Competitive Resumes

If it has been a few years since the last time you went on a job search, you need to know that things have changed. That being said, you’ll need to brush up on the latest job search strategies if you want to land a role. careers Job Search Resume Social Media

2018 216

10 Job Search Strategies Beyond The Resume

Competitive Resumes

But the truth is the resume is still an essential part of your job search. Job descriptions still tell you where to send or upload it. Resumes still matter, but they are not your primary tool for the job search anymore. Too many job seekers move from job to job.

2017 172

Interview Hack: Document Everything!

Career Realism

If you have a hard time remembering relevant examples to use during job interviews, I’ve got an interview hack for you: Create a Google Doc of examples you can showcase during an interview. Document some real examples as they happen. The post Interview Hack: Document Everything!

2015 108

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

Do Cover Letters Really Matter in Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

Opinions vary on whether or not cover letters are even read – or needed – in job search. Take the time to write customized cover letters for each job. The vast majority of jobs, especially at the top executive level (VP, EVP, C-suite, President, General Manager, etc.),

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Overview

Career Alley

Okay, so I admit it – I’m a fanatic with job search (and, therefore, this blog). When I’m looking for a job I’m obsessed. I use a tried and true process which enables me to more quickly find the right job for me. Be prepared for your job interview.

2015 198

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 174

How Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Impacts Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

You’re probably aware that, when you’re job-hunting, you need to have a diverse, personal brand-reinforcing online presence , to attract recruiters and employers, when they’re searching for and assessing good-fit candidates. Step one in job search is targeting.

15 Tips for Improving Your Job Search

Career Alley

Job search is a challenging process, but certainly not a difficult one. I was reviewing a legal document at work the other day and realized that the writer had set out to make the document as complicated and long as possible (it was 150 pages, 145 of which were not necessary). Job Search Resumes

2016 141

Job Search News – December 15, 2017

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION EDITION- with articles and resources centered around learning so enjoy! This is the last Job Search News for this season. Although there are successes documented, many, if not most, balk at the value.

2017 130

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Resume Building

Career Alley

The most important job search document is, of course, your resume. Having the best resume possible will be the key determining factor as to whether or not you will get an interview. Resumes Career Advice Resume

2016 161

How to Conquer Ageism in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Until recently, career professionals relied on a strategy to minimize age in our clients’ documents and online profiles – including only the past 10-15 years of career history and not including dates for education. How to Build Personal Brand Content for Executive Job Search.

2016 206

15 Tips for Improving Your Job Search

Career Alley

Job search is a challenging process, but certainly not a difficult one. I was reviewing a legal document at work the other day and realized that the writer had set out to make the document as complicated and long as possible (it was 150 pages, 145 of which were not necessary).

2014 213

5 Small Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

Have you been looking for a new job longer than a month? Read below to discover ways you may be putting a halt to your new job opportunity—before you even land it! You NEED an updated resume to make an impact in today’s job market. Job hunting has been online only.

2018 178

5 Tips to Digitize your Job Search

Career Alley

For those of you fortunate enough to never have had to type your resume on a typewriter, you don’t realize how difficult and time-consuming job hunting was in the pre-digital days. We now have different challenges in managing digital job search. Job Search Career Tips

2014 198

How to Breathe Life into Your Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Every day can’t be the same whether you have a job during your job search or not. If your job search lacks life, you must diversify your efforts until you yield results. Read Job Search in 2017 is Marketing, PR, and Schmoozing. Job Search

2017 178

Working the Passive Job Search Campaign

Careers Done Write

You probably have heard that employers would rather recruit an employed candidate than an unemployed job seeker. A working candidate is more attractive because they are without a shadow of why they left their last job. Therefore, the best approach is the passive job search campaign.

2014 191

Why Is My Executive Job Search Taking So Long?

Executive Career Brand

Executive job search in the digital age is hard! Most job seekers don’t know what to do, what not to do, what the first steps are, whether they need help, and basically, how to stage a successful job search campaign. What’s wrong with job boards?

2017 175

Finishing Your Job Search Plan Lists – Lesson 2

Career Alley

Job Search Plans are much the same. While you may have all good intentions in launching your search, a poorly executed plan will most likely have you chasing hundreds of leads (like that guy’s coins on the floor) without any real benefit. Job Search Boards.

2014 233

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Cover Letters

Career Alley

Why You Need a Cover Letter: Lets you provide your personal response to the specifics of the job opportunity and why you are a good fit. The hiring manager will know you took the time to read the job description and compare it to your experience and abilities. Job Search.

And The Best Job Search Sites Are.

Ms. Career Girl

The post And The Best Job Search Sites Are. If you’ve been in the ranks of those seeking employment in the last few years, you know how many job sites there are out there. How do you know which are the best job search sites? Like Yelp, but for the job seeker.

2017 159

Job Search News October 27, 2017 – The Halloween Edition

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE HALLOWEEN EDITION- with articles and resources so enjoy! She cites a study stating 57% of job candidates don’t even try to negotiate any part of their package. What’s hot and what’s not in job search?

2017 130

15 Tips for Improving Your Job Search

Career Alley

Job search is a challenging process, but certainly not a difficult one. I was reviewing a legal document at work the other day and realized that the writer had set out to make the document as complicated and long as possible (it was 150 pages, 145 of which were not necessary).

2014 190

6 Executive Job Search Email Content Blunders

Executive Career Brand

Think of an email message in the same way you would a snail-mailed job search (or business) letter. Having a solid command of the English language will be important for most any job you may be seeking. These will typically be career documents (resume, biography, etc.).

2016 136

How to Use Your Blog for Today’s Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Special shoutout to @SmartOfficeHelp aka Elizabeth Hall for helping us document Ileane’s web references. Optimizing your web content is imperative to be found by search engines for exposure. We talked about branding your blog, the look, and people who are searching for solutions.

2016 208

Forget A.I.: 8 Never-Changing Job Search Tactics to Use in Years to Come

Competitive Resumes

is taking over industries , pushing people out of jobs , and reshaping the hiring process, I’m here to tell you that as long as “human” remains a central element of “human resources,” you can rely on a few surefire job search tactics that reach people.

2018 160

12 Resources for College Grad Job Search- Majoring in Employment

Career Alley

But your four years of college may not be enough to land the job of your choice. Graduation does guarantee a job. On the contrary, your college diploma just means you are now qualified to look for a job. Why not get a head start on the job hunting process?

2014 211

6 Tools to Help Launch Your Job Search

Career Alley

There are eight or so key items you need to launch a successful job search (see Why You Need a Job Search Marketing Toolkit ). This includes a few key documents you will need to draft (such as your resume, cover letters and thank you letters). jobs by.

2014 217

Top Tips for Leveraging Your Smartphone for Your Job Search – Part 3

Career Alley

Much depends on your smartphone's operating system (Android or iOS) as well as your email client and the app you are using to send your documents. Resumes Internet Job Search Mobile Job Search smartphone Smartphone Job Search

2016 141

5 Reasons Why Less is More in Your Job Search

Career Alley

The premise is that the more people who know you are job hunting, the better the chance that you will learn about opportunities. One obvious exception is your network, where you will want everyone in your network who can help you find a job to know you are on the hunt.

2013 241

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

Top Tips for Leveraging Your Smartphone for Your Job Search – Part 1

Career Alley

Job search is often driven by “time is of the essence” (as in those who apply later in the process will not get an interview). For every job opening there are potentially thousands of individuals who are qualified. Good luck in your search. Job Search.

2013 246

The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 2

Executive Career Brand

Job seekers who take the time to reflect and dig deep will have the tools to excel beyond their competitors. Search your job title on LinkedIn to find others who do the same kind of work. Threats – What obstacles do you face that may threaten your job search?

2017 166

When Your Job Search is in “Code Blue” You…

Competitive Resumes

Going into vacation mode, I wanted to offer some job search advice in what you can do in a pinch. Your job search is in “code blue.” This is critical, as it needs to be with your job search, and action is essential.

2017 142

Top Tips for Leveraging Your Smartphone for Your Job Search – Part 3

Career Alley

So if you followed Parts 1 and 2, your job search docs are ready for prime time and can be sent at a moment’s notice. Emailing your job search docs should be the easy part, but even this simple task can sometimes be quirky. Good luck in your search. jobs by.

2013 208

The Importance of Correct Grammar and Spelling During an Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Most people don’t need an executive resume service to tell them they should proofread their resume, social media profile and anything else during their job search. Consider these points when it comes to grammar and spelling during your job searching efforts.

2018 130

Do Grammar and Spelling Errors Really Matter in Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

I hope it goes without saying that typos, misspellings and grammatical errors in your job search personal marketing materials (LinkedIn profile, resume, biography, etc.) People assume they’ll be better communicators and leaders on the job. Are You Executive Job Search-Ready?

2016 215

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit

Executive Career Brand

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit is a post from: Executive Career Brand. You may figure that connecting with a few executive recruiters is the only other thing you’ll need to do to make that job come to you. Only an estimated 3-5% of jobs are filled through job boards.

2011 210

The Power of Qualified References in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

You’ve gone through a round or two of job interviews with a target employer, and you’ve done extremely well. Inform them of what kinds of jobs you’re seeking. Related posts: Executive Job Search: You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know.

2013 213

One Solution to Conducting a Stealth Job Search–Go Mobile

Competitive Resumes

More and more job seekers need to conduct a stealth job search to stay at their current gig until they seize the next gig–on a mobile device. Whether Android or iOS, both will be enough for you to fulfill and execute required documents, applications, and assessments.

2016 130

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Resume Building

Career Alley

The most important job search document is, of course, your resume. Your resume is a living document that will change as your job search progresses. Objective -Your career goal and what you want out of a job– this is optional. jobs by.

2015 198