Putting Your Best Foot Forward at Campus Job Fairs

Hiring Technical People

Now you feel ready to play a vital role programming, troubleshooting or engineering for a high-profile company or organization — but have you prepared for the campus job fairs that might actually open those doors for you? Agile Job Search job fairs new grads

How To Choose A Career Or Job Fair

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [05.28.10] View Comments How To Choose A Career Or Job Fair Career fairs (or job fairs as they are sometimes called) are not created equal. A few weeks ago I wrote about the pros and cons of going to a career or job fair.

Are Job Fairs a Good Use of Your Job Search Time?

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Job Search – Everyone has a Story to Tell Job Hunting – What Have You Been Doing Lately? » Are Job Fairs a Good Use of Your Job Search Time? Therefore, you have to be strategic in how you use your time during your job search.

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6 Alternatives to Job Search Boards

Career Alley

Without a doubt, job search boards are the number one tool that people use for their job search. Which is exactly why you should be looking at some of the other job search alternatives that are available to you. Why go to a job fair? jobs by.

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair? March 14, 2011 In response to the previous post on job fairs , a commenter asked: I have attended my alma mater’s industry-specific career fair the past few years.

How To Prepare A Career or Job Fair | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [06.07.10] View Comments How To Prepare For A Career or Job Fair I’ve written a few other posts on career and job fairs. So far I shared the pros and cons of going to a career or job fair.

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.

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A Fresh Look at Job Search

Career Alley

Job search is no different, and the Internet helps fuel this change. It is almost the two year anniversary of CareerAlley and I’ve watched the explosion of new job search sites, the growth of technology in job search and the sharing of ideas that would not have been possible ten years ago. Today’s post is all about a “fresh look at job search&#. Post your resume, promote your resume and manage your search.

2010 116

25 Things to Watch in 2011 For Job Search

JobMob

Which ideas will go mainstream in 2011 and change your job search? It’s a fascinating list and I thought it would be interesting to highlight the ideas that could impact job search in 2011 and beyond. Forget to bring a copy of your resume to the job fair?

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Attack of the Killer Job Search Methods That Don't Work (But Every.

Competitive Resumes

The Voice Of Job Seekers.from the page of an empathetic resume writer. The Voice of The Job Seeker Blog. Today’s job seeker must manage more than his or her résumé, cover letter, references on web job boards. People search a lifetime to find the perfect career.

2010 139

Job Search – Everyone has a Story to Tell

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Who’s Hiring from the Best Companies to Work for – Vol 18 Are Job Fairs a Good Use of Your Job Search Time? For the poor guy who lost his job because he was not careful with his resume, I’m sure this is not his favorite job search story. Good luck in your search.

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Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2019

Ms. Career Girl

FlexJobs has released its annual list of the Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2019. To be considered, the jobs offered by these companies had to be remote-friendly, either allowing for candidates to telecommute entirely or part of the time. Number of Remote Jobs Up.

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will looking like a teenager harm my job search?

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager will looking like a teenager harm my job search? Posted in job searching A reader writes: Okay, I know looks matter, but how much does it really matter? She was actually in engineering – so shame on me for my assumptions.)

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Thousands of Jobs if You Know Where to Look

Career Alley

Although the unemployment rate has improved over the last few years, there still appears to be a shortage of jobs for those who want to work (or get a new job). I say “appears” because there are jobs out there (if you know where to look and have the right skills).

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7 Secrets to Get a Job Using Social Media – do you know them?

Resume Bear

Between current economic conditions and the technological evolution of the Internet, the traditional approach most job seekers have taken in the past is no longer viable. million college graduates this year, yet the job growth rate is at a six year low, at 1.3%!

Seasonal Jobs are Available Year-Round – Here are Some Examples

Career Alley

Seasonal jobs are temporary job openings that last for the duration of a respective season. Employees who are hired during the holiday season are usually kept until early or mid-January and then their temporary jobs end. This seasonal job lasts from Thanksgiving to Christmas.

2012 209

How To Maintain Your Focus While Hunting For Full-Time Jobs

Career Realism

At a time when so many are out of work at home and around the globe, the daily job hunt grind can get frustrating very quickly. Whether you’re looking for sales jobs, media jobs, social worker or engineer jobs, it’s essential that you maintain your focus during your job search.

2013 99

INFOGRAPHIC: Where To Find UK Tech and Start-Up Jobs

The Undercover Recruiter

London Tech City is booming again as the job fair for graduate technology Ninjas, Gurus and even the occasional Jedi is back this weekend with the latest Silicon Milkroundabout. Saturday is for Product Management and Design and Sunday is dedicated to Engineering.

2012 88

Do I Really Need to Buy a New Suit?

Careers Done Write

So, they have a forced reduction in work hours for all engineers. I am looking for a job because this company is going nowhere fast. I got this job at a campus job fair wearing khakis and I do not own a suit. We hope you enjoy the blog!

2013 164

When Skill Sets Don't Match the Job Market

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « CAREER FAIR – DON’T HIRE ME! Research: No job search is complete without doing your homework. The list also includes corporations which belong to the organization, but you should be able to differentiate with a simple Google search. Job Fairs – Monster.com has a Job Fairs page.

2010 138

CAREER FAIR – DON'T HIRE ME!

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Every Sliver Lining Has a Cloud – College Grad Search Vol 3 When Skill Sets Don’t Match the Job Market » CAREER FAIR – DON’T HIRE ME! A few I added from other career fair experiences, but not many! Everyone wants them – this can be discussed closer to the job offer.

2010 136

Top Career To-Dos for College Juniors and Seniors

Ms. Career Girl

Here are a few simple things you can do this fall to help you land a job after graduation. A college degree and up-to-date technical skills aren’t all you need to land your first job. Plus, forming a relationship with a career counselor now can kick-start your job search as a senior.

2015 190

???? 61 Hidden Job Market Secrets Without Using Social Media

JobMob

What if your next job was hiding right in front of you? Quick poll: what is the hidden job market? So many jobs are never advertised anywhere, completely unpublished. Those are the hidden jobs. The #1 reason to aim for a hidden job. So where are the hidden jobs?

Job Hunting – What Have You Been Doing Lately?

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Are Job Fairs a Good Use of Your Job Search Time? Job Search Tips, Tricks and Treats » Job Hunting – What Have You Been Doing Lately? Idleness warps the mind. &# – Henry Ford The longer you’ve been out of work, the harder it is to find a job.

2010 116

Types of Resume Writing Service Providers — Choose Carefully

Jennifer Anthony

This is not a part-time, side job to these professionals — this is their livelihood. How to Spot Them If you use a typical search engine, you will literally find more than a million links. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For?

2010 141

55 Hidden Job Finding Tips WITHOUT Using Social Media

JobMob

What if your next job was hiding right in front of you? Hidden jobs defined. Many jobs are never advertised anywhere. Those are the hidden jobs. The #1 reason to aim for a hidden job. So where are the hidden jobs? 55 tips to find hidden and unpublicized jobs.

101 Career and Employer Blogs for Recruiting Candidates & Employment Branding

Workology

Optimized and more easily found by search engines. Blog contained with the Allianz career site providing candidate and job seeker resources. Career blog showcasing company culture and employee activities of this technology and engineering company. Jobs at Intel Blog.

2015 166

Career Fairs: The Pros And Cons | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [05.14.10] View Comments Career Fairs: The Pros And Cons So you say you’re thinking of going to a career fair. You should also be thinking about whether a career fair is an efficient use of your time. By job seekers and employers.

2010 65

The Transition from College to Career

Career Realism

This is a true story as told to LatPro.com where you can find helpful career interviews and job search advice in your desired industry. I was pretty good at math and science in high school, so I thought maybe I would try to major in mechanical engineering.

7 Tips To Get Off Unemployment ASAP From Someone Who’s Been There

JobMob

A bunch of ideas to kickstart your job search and leave unemployment behind. If you’re out of work and hunting for a job, you’re not alone. It took me about nine months to find a part-time job and more than a year to get back to full-time employment. Expand Your Search.

2011 111

The Career Path of a Human Resources Manager

Career Realism

This is a true story as told to DiversityJobs.com where you can find helpful career interviews and job search advice in your desired industry. As a result, I travel to college campuses and job fairs looking for ideal candidates. I was fortunate enough to land the job!

2012 83

The Career Path of a Human Resources Manager

Career Realism

This is a true story as told to DiversityJobs.com where you can find helpful career interviews and job search advice in your desired industry. As a result, I travel to college campuses and job fairs looking for ideal candidates. I was fortunate enough to land the job!

2012 81

50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever | JobMob

JobMob

50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever Over on the Dilbert Blog, Scott Adams gave his readers an assignment : “describe your own job in one sentence, preferably in a humorously derogatory way.&# Try to describe your current job or one of your past career choices in the comments. A 30-60-90-Day Sales Plan for Your Job Interview 21 Things Never to Assume About Your Interview Comments 1 [.] you see that Scott Adams asked his blog readers to mock their jobs?

2009 87

Happy New Year and Thank You to our Clients

Resume Boutique

™ This blog contains resume and interview tips for professionals and students by the founder of Resume Boutique, Randi Lewis, a recruitment professional and former practicing lawyer who knows what your resume needs and how you should present by telephone and in person to land that job. We have bee rewarded by the personal connections we have made with you and we are thrilled when you let us know youve landed that job or that youve been accepted to your college of choice.

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do what you say you're going to do

Ask A Manager

Reply Daniel March 11, 2011 at 12:33 pm Interesting comment on delegation, I’ve been getting swamped recently and it occurred to me that if I start to delegate (I’m an engineer) then it will help me deliver more consistently. Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

2011 89

how can I avoid jobs that expect 70-hour work weeks? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager how can I avoid jobs that expect 70-hour work weeks? I work in IT and accept that every job I have is going to have some after hours and weekend work (sometimes with no notice) and I will occasionally be on-call. I want one of those jobs!

2011 80

3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager 3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession April 4, 2011 Last spring, I quit my job to go to work for myself. But as a result, when I wanted to quit my job and work for myself, people actually wanted to hire me.

short answer Sunday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

My boss was my boyfriend’s mother I have begun my job hunt once more and am worried about one thing in particular: my last boss. What do I tell interviewers when they ask me about my last job and my last boss? That’s a lot of interviews per job.

2011 74

my company does secret performance reviews we're not allowed to see

Ask A Manager

If you’re fired for falsifying a timecard, embezzlement, walking off the job, serious insubordination, or something along those lines, then you won’t be eligible — but these are the sorts of things you know if you’ve done. Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

2011 75

am I not getting hired because I'm gay?

Ask A Manager

The good news — if you can call depressing job market news “good&# — is that your situation sounds exactly the same as most job-seekers’ situation right now. The fact is, the job market sucks right now. Life ain’t fair.

2011 67

my assistant is using my title on LinkedIn

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my assistant is using my title on LinkedIn March 24, 2011 A reader writes: So, I got a new job (hooray!) Posted in advice about your coworkers A reader writes: So, I got a new job (hooray!) Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

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short answer Sunday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

The job is an entry level job. I’ve already asked for a job so why did they offer me an informational interview? I would bet money that they’re just misusing the term, and what they really mean is that this will be a fairly typical first interview.

2011 68

how to manage a hard worker who's dropping balls — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

Is it fair to hold her to the higher standard that she has set for herself even though the expectation is more than I could expect from other team members? Is it fair to hold her to a higher standard than others at her level? It’s a job. is this job going to be a nightmare?

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