Victim of a company downsize

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: I was terminated in May as part of a large-scale company downsizing. ” Duane, I wish you all the success in your job search! Ask Deb Company Downsizing job search My severance pay is through December.

Job Search 101 – Launching Your Job Search

Career Alley

Welcome to the launch of CareerAlley’s Job Search 101 series , specifically focused for those who are launching a job search for the first time (or those that need some great advice). Posting Job Search website links (with brief reviews). Jobs by.

Launching Your Job Search – Job Search 101

Career Alley

Welcome to CareerAlley’s Job Search 101 series , specifically focused for those who are launching a job search for the first time (or those that need some great advice). Posting Job Search website links (with brief reviews). Job Search.

The Long Road Back – 5 Links for Starting Your Job Search

Career Alley

Losing your job sucks. Whether you are part of a downsizing, merger, “job mismatch” or plain old “going out of business”, there is no worse place to be than on the unemployment line. I’ve seen all of the variations of job loss from all different angles. Job Search Job Loss job search planningThere’s just no other way to put it.

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Why You Need Social Media In Your Job Search

Career Realism

Most Millennials (those born between 1980 and 2000) and those born post 2000 know that using social media is a given when they embark upon a job search. RELATED: Need some job search advice? Don’t waste space with your current job title.

Last Job on the Right – Tips for Dealing with Forced Job Search

Career Alley

Imagine the following scenario: You just found out that your department is being “off shored” and that your job will be eliminated in six months. The good news is that you have six months to find a new job, the bad news is that you have only six months to find a new job.

2012 164

Last Job on the Right – Tips for Dealing with Forced Job Search

Career Alley

Imagine the following scenario: You just found out that your department is being “off shored” and that your job will be eliminated in six months. The good news is that you have six months to find a new job, the bad news is that you have only six months to find a new job.

2012 158

Top 10 Job Search Trends Of 2014

Career Realism

Wouldn’t it be nice if you had a heads up about emerging job search and resume best practices? Results from recent focus groups conducted by Career Thought Leaders throughout the US, Canada, UK, Australia, and Russia have been cataloged and offer a rich array of tips and suggestions for executive and non-executive job seekers alike. Related: 5 Easy Ways To Make Yourself A More Attractive Job Candidate. 8 Apps Every Job Seeker Must Have.

2014 84

Why And How You Should Always Be Job Searching

Career Realism

Related: Are You ‘Awesome’ For The Job, According To Hiring Managers? Here’s Why: You may be thinking: I love my job, why would I job hunt while I’m satisfied? Unfortunately, your job is almost never fully secure. Career Advice Job Search career change

2014 113

Ageism and the Social Media Job Search

Career Rocketeer

Joshua, I’m 59 years old with a full-time job in Medical Ultrasound imaging. With hospital downsizing and Medicare cutbacks, the higher-paid employees costing the most will be looked at. Your book, Job Searching With Social Media For Dummies, is very helpful and I want to [.]. Everything Else Social Media Job Search Joshua Waldman SEO1I have 32 years of experience in the field.

The Long Road Back – 5 Links for Starting Your Job Search

Career Alley

Losing your job sucks. Whether you are part of a downsizing, merger, “job mismatch” or plain old “going out of business”, there is no worse place to be than on the unemployment line. I’ve seen all of the variations of job loss from all different angles. How you react to your job loss will very much impact how quickly you will bounce back. Become fully engrossed in your job hunt. Good luck in your search. Journey.

2011 122

8 Ways To Stay Well During A Job Search Dry Spell

Career Realism

8 Ways To Stay Well During A Job Search Dry Spell. Related: 3 Signs You’re Sabotaging Your Job Search. Here’s how to stay well during a job search dry spell: 1. It may mean the difference between a “thank you” and a job offer.

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You’re Fired! What Now?

WorkAlpha

or downsized? Job Search Job Search TipsI hate to sound like Donald Trump, but what happens if you get fired? or laid off? Whatever term you use doesn’t matter. The thing is that come Monday, you have nowhere to go and you feel angry, guilty, puzzled, confused, and a hundred other feelings. You’re panicking because suddenly, it’s not business […].

2015 127

Over 40? 7 Ways To Beat Age Discrimination In Your Job Search

Career Realism

They come to me because for whatever reason—downsizing, a company merger, outsourcing—they find themselves looking for work. They don’t know where to turn and they don’t know how to start their job search. It didn’t get her that job, but there are other jobs.

2015 114

9 Things To Consider Before Job Searching While Employed

The Undercover Recruiter

Whatever your reasons are for leaving, job searching while employed requires secret agent-like discretion and stealth. How can employed white-collar workers channel James Bond or Jason Bourne in the job search? Keep Your Job Search And Work Separate.

2012 83

8 Ways To Stay Well During A Job Search Dry Spell

Career Realism

” While it’s unlikely this 17th century author was ever downsized and left to spend hours tweaking his personal brand, crafting power statements, or hunting down hiring managers, his wisdom can be applied to those struggling through a job transition. Job Search

2014 112

Please don't Fart: Job Search Blunders

Guerrilla Job Hunting

I offer these tips up in the hope you will pass it on to your job hunting friends and candidates. The new global America for job hunters. “It’s Under siege from layoffs, outsourcing, off-shoring, rightsizing, downsizing and bankruptcies, America is in the midst of a profound business transformation.  The sheer complexity and technical sophistication of business has transformed the job market - not just here in America, but around the world.

Job Hunting Help: Tapping Into the Hidden Job Market

Career Alley

In fact, 80% of jobs are not publicly advertised. Networking is crucial for finding the hidden job market. Contacts in the Hidden Job Market Companies you have interviewed with in the past. If you were close to getting a job there, go back and see if they have any current openings. Find the employers, which in turn lead you to the jobs. Give them candidate referrals and they will help you in your job search. Good luck in your search.

2010 162

Looking for a Job During the Holidays? 5 Ways to Integrate Social Media

Workology

We are just 9 short days away from the Christmas holiday which is rather inconvenient if you are looking for a job. Directly proceeding the busy holiday season is January, the month when employees are most likely to exit their workplace and lose their jobs.

The Long Road Back – 5 Links for Starting Your Job Search

Resume to Referral

commentary : “It’s not about where you started, it’s about the journey” – Joey Trebif Losing your job sucks. Whether you are part of a downsizing, merger, “job mismatch” or plain old “going out of business”, there is no worse place to be There’s just no other way to put it.

short answer Saturday: another job search edition

Ask A Manager

I’m currently using your tips to try to find a new job (I am “miscast&# in my current job). My flippant first thought is “If raising it had been successful, would I be spending all my free time job hunting?&# I explain I have tried to address it but am unsuccessful. I was laid off 4 years ago from an administrative position I held for 10 years in the downsizing of 70 employees. Anonymous job postings.

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The Long Road Back – 5 Links for Starting Your Job Search

Resume to Referral

“It’s not about where you started, it’s about the journey” – Joey Trebif Losing your job sucks. Whether you are part of a downsizing, merger, “job mismatch” or plain old “going out of business”, there is no worse place to be than on the unemployment line. There’s just no other way to put it.

The Long Road Back – 5 Links for Starting Your Job Search

Resume to Referral

“It’s not about where you started, it’s about the journey” – Joey Trebif Losing your job sucks. Whether you are part of a downsizing, merger, “job mismatch” or plain old “going out of business”, there is no worse place to be than on the unemployment line. There’s just no other way to put it.

Hurricane Preparedness for Your Career

Career Solvers

How can you be prepared if a hurricane hits your career in the form of a downsizing or company closing? Community is equally important in a job search. People often tell me that they want to manage their job search on their own.

2012 75

6 Top Tips for Successfully Changing Career

The Undercover Recruiter

It may be because they have lost interest in their current field of work, or maybe they are being let go by their company due to downsizing. Career Management Job Search career change industry job search TrainingThere are many reasons why people change career.

2015 114

“18 Tips to Address Job-Loss Anxiety and Blues”

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES ”: There is no reason to share any “case histories” with anyone who has ever been employed, is now employed, who wants to be employed or who experienced job loss. Losing your job hurts, and even the thought of losing your job gnaws at your inner self. Simply put, there’s barely a person among us in this job market who is truly job-secure. . And, for this reason, we offer you these 18 Tips to Reduce Job-Loss Anxiety and Blues. .

2013 122

10 Tips to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Business

Jobacle

The one difference between this global recession and the last one is that anyone who has been downsized now has the Internet to use as a tool for finding a new job. And one of the most job-hunting specific Internet tools is the social network for business people - LinkedIn.

2011 226

5 Key Resume Tips for Aspiring CFOs

Career Alley

Being a Chief Financial Officer of a major corporation is a challenging job. Resumes for executive positions are a key part of your Job Search Marketing Toolkit and will help to market you as a professional to Executive Recruiters as well as senior executives. jobs by.

2014 211

Careers are over

Cube Rules

Most of us realize that just having a job does not make it a career. But there are a lot of us out there that think the goal in our adult working life is to have a career, not just a job. The downsizing? There is no job security. photo credit: Alex E. Proimos.

2011 222

Get Ready! The Layoffs Continue.

Careers Done Write

Many times the strongest contributors will survive a downsizing. Work with a professional or conduct research so your resume meets the standards for a 2012 job search. The top way to get a job is still through networking, both online and in the real world.

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78% of Workers Say They Are Burned Out at Work

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal 78% of Workers Say They Are Burned Out at Work August 31, 2008 · 3 comments Seventy Eight Percent of Workers Say They Are Burned Out at Work, CareerBuilder.com Survey Finds -Expert Offers Tips on Managing Stress and Securing Flexible Work Arrangements- CHICAGO, July 16, 2008 – Downsized staffs paired with increased workloads may be causing a rise in stress levels around the workplace. million jobs.

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The U.S. has waged a war on jobs

HireCentrix

Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. has waged a war on jobs. As long as Wall Street and venture capitalists continue to reward corporations for off-shoring and downsizing, we continue to play the fool when we express shock that the U.S. economy is not creating many new jobs. More articles : » “You GOT to be kiddin’ you’re in HR – Man that’s a cushy job!!“ Recruiting / HR Jobs. Search Jobs.

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Job Loss: 10 Top Tips for Surviving Redundancy

Position Ignition

Upon hearing that you're being let go from your job because your organisation is being downsized or restructured , it's understandable to let panic set in. Give yourself time and space: After any type of job loss, many of us experience a grieving process.

2011 204

Consultants' League

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 62

Losing Your Job Sucks– 8 Steps to Secure Your Next Job

Competitive Resumes

Losing your job is never easy. A job loss situation is often followed by confusion, frustration, pain, etc. But how you react to your job loss is more important. And they have helped me secure new jobs in a short time (even recently). Should you look for another job?

2016 136

“Why Did You Leave Your Last Position?”

Professional Resume Services

You want to talk about using your skills, especially new ones you might have acquired through additional education or on-the-job training. What if the reason you are leaving is because of harassment, horrible policies, downsizing, or that your last boss was a complete jerk?

2012 164

5 reasons to update a resume while still employed

Cube Rules

You’re one of the lucky ones (or a Cubicle Warrior …Scot): You have a job and are not actively looking for a new one. I won’t need to look for a job anytime soon. How will you get that new job if they can’t get a hold of you with that outdated information?

2011 237

10 Types Of People You’ll Meet While Networking For A Job

Career Solvers

Mobilizing your network during a job search is a lot of work with many ups and downs. People don’t always react to your requests for guidance and information as you’d like them to, and many report learning who their friends really are during a search.

2016 56

Is being underpaid synonymous with being under-appreciated?

Careers Done Write

Most people tell I should be looking for another job. Problem is two-fold though: First, I love my job. It''s not easy to find a job doing what I do. In this case, you have these options: * You may elect to stay with that employer because you love your job.

2013 187

The 50 Best Books for the Unemployed

Resume Bear

Being unemployed can be stressful, frustrating and depressing, especially in an economy where jobs are scarce, competition is fierce, and there doesn’t seem to be much change on the horizon…. By reminding you that no one can get you a new job, career or business but you.

2011 267

5 Must Have Resume Items for Any Successful CFO

Career Alley

Being a Chief Financial Officer of a major corporation is a challenging job. If you’ve worked with larger accounts and budgets, the firm might wonder why you’re wanting to downsize. Good luck in your search. Job Search. jobs by.

2013 170

The New Job Chronicles – Prologue – The Night Before

Career Alley

When you land your new job and are counting the days until you start, you will have mixed feelings of excitement (finally getting a job) and apprehension (a new job? What better than to report on the trials and tribulations of someone starting a new job?

Mergers, Acquisitions & Lay-Offs: Knowing When to Dust Off Your Resume

Career Alley

Mergers, acquisitions and company downsizing continue to squeeze an already choking job market. There was a time when having a government job meant you were safe from such economic downturns, but not anymore. If you have a job, do you tie a rope around your waist and hang on?

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