Unlock Facebook to Discover a More Friendly Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter For some, Facebook is a natural extension of your career and personal brand, adding value to your story. For others, Facebook is a locked-down arsenal used solely to swap pictures and personal updates with your innermost circle.

8 Job Search Trends You Should Expect in 2020

Ms. Career Girl

The new year always brings some exciting new developments in the job market with it. New tech impacts the business world, and perhaps new job opportunities have arisen? . In 2019, about 7 million jobs were unfilled ! Which skills should you build up if you want to find a job?

2020 236

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Leveraging Social Media in Your Job Search

Career Alley

Social Media Facebook Job Search LinkedIn Networking Social Networks TwitterBusiness social network sites allow you to either reconnect or stay connected to current and past friends, college alumni, industry contacts, coworkers and former colleagues.

Is Facebook Good For Job Searches?

Professional Resume Services

One question that often pops up is, “How about Facebook? Can I use it for searching for a job?” ” The short answer is, of course you can use Facebook for job searches.

Facebook: Please Create a Job Search Mobile App

Competitive Resumes

Dear Facebook , You have charmed billions. Facebook is where the people are. Job seekers are active here as well – not all, but many of them. And we’ve all heard you are the next place to look for a new job, that you may be even better than a job board.

2017 130

Overwhelmed with Job Search – Job Search Boards

Career Alley

Job Search Boards, recruiters, company career sites, social sites and so on. How much time should you spend on all of the millions of things you need to do in your job search? So here goes, starting with some of the more popular names in job search.

How to Use Facebook as a Job Search Tool

Career Solvers

Many people use Facebook on a regular basis to stay in touch with friends and family, but few recognize the value Facebook can play in a job search. The quality of the connections on Facebook lends itself to fertile ground for immediate and meaningful networking.

Ways to Use Facebook for Your Job Search

Resume Bear

We often hear about how job seekers can use social networks like LinkedIn and Twitter to their advantage. But what’s sometimes overlooked is the biggest network of them all: Facebook. We think of Facebook as a way to connect with friends, not necessarily hiring managers or employers.

Use Facebook to Propel–Not Derail–Your Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Whether or not you actively participate on Facebook, the role of this social media powerhouse in reputation management is notable. Some folks I know rely on Facebook [.] Facebook Glassdoor.com Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter job search Social Media career advice facebook

How Attitude Can Impact Your Job Search

Career Alley

Whether you are looking to advance your career within the current organization or searching for a job, your attitude will make a lot of difference. Question: Why did you leave the last job? For some job seekers, it takes weeks and months to get a job.

2013 369

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 409

How are You Using Facebook for Job Searches? [SURVEY]

The Undercover Recruiter

We’ve covered how to use LinkedIn for the job search previously, but we wanted to find out how people use Facebook for job searching. You can follow us @UndercoverRec or on Facebook (fb.com/theundercoverrecruiter) to find out the results once published!

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 ). FormSwift for Resumes – FormSwift’s Resume Builder is also great for any job seeker. Good luck in your search, Joey. jobs by.

2014 368

Spring Cleaning for Job Search

Career Alley

Yes, even job search requires Spring cleaning every once and awhile. If you’ve been on the job hunt for a few months or more, it is not a bad idea to take another look at everything in your Job Search Marketing Toolkit. Good luck in your search.

Twitter vs LinkedIn for Executive Job Search Networking

Executive Career Brand

Many of my clients consult me about which social media platforms – LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, YouTube, etc. – are the best ones for them to use, to accelerate their executive job search. Executive Job Search LinkedIn Twitter networking

2018 190

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Networking

Career Alley

Network, Network, Network – the most important three words in job search. According to a report from ABC News, 80% of today’s jobs are landed through networking. Other Networking Resources – Facebook and Twitter can also be leveraged in a way similar to LinkedIn.

2015 241

Juggling a Job Search While Currently Working

Career Alley

There are more jobs and more people looking, which means now may be a good time to search for that next step in your career. If you have a job now but still welcome a change, consider these tips on searching for work while employed. Good luck in your search.

2013 300

Job Search Strategies for Highly Ambitious Individuals

Career Alley

If you’re determined to secure an excellent job, you’ll have to go further than just sending off a few CVs and hoping for the best. Here, we take a look at ways to secure the very best jobs out there. Go through all your contacts on networks such as Facebook and LinkedIn, and establish whether you know anyone within the business that you’d like to work in. The benefit here is that you could be approached about jobs that haven’t even been advertised yet.

Best Job Search Tactics for Medical Professionals

Career Alley

Trained personnel are needed in jobs such as medical assistant, massage therapist, medical transcriptionist and physical therapy assistant. You’ll get to know others already working in the field, and you may even be given a recommendation or job lead down the line.

2013 356

Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies

Ms. Career Girl

The post Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies appeared first on Ms. Are you actively seeking a job? Has your search been long, difficult, and frustrating? It’s free, and it will make you stand out from thousands of other job seekers.

2016 191

10 Steps to Executive Job Search Success

Executive Career Brand

Many of the c-suite and senior-level executives I work with haven’t faced a job search in 5, 10 or even 15 years or more. If they’ve changed jobs over that time, they were sought after by executive recruiters and managed to circumvent the job search process.

2015 235

Impropaganda in Your Job Search

Career Alley

I’m thinking that impropaganda is a clever play on the word (like WOW, I just thought up a new term), but if you do a search on the Internet you will see that many before me came up with the same idea. This could be in the form of Facebook or other social network.

Good Morning Job Search

Career Alley

I can complain (and this is not a complaint) or I can look for another job. But let’s face it, all jobs have their ups and downs and any other job is likely to have some aspect that is not ideal. You need to know what’s important to you in your career (and your job). Does your job have more negatives than positives? Maybe it’s time for you to start your job search. Rather, it provides links to other sites which have posted jobs.

Why Internships are Vital for Job Search

Career Alley

For any job seeking graduate or student, internships should be a top priority. *In In a recent survey, employers were asked ‘ What do you think gets graduates the most ahead in the jobs market?’ When this time occurs, they then think it is too late as the job search starts.

Essential Checklist to Optimize LinkedIn For Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Along with being an essential tool for executive job search, LinkedIn plays an important role in overall career management. They don’t seem to realize that LinkedIn is a primary destination for people who are sourcing and assessing good-fit job candidates and people to do business with.

2016 284

Using Information Systems to Aid Job Search

Career Alley

Millions of people are currently searching for jobs. These are people who were previously employed and lost their jobs; employed people who are searching for new opportunities and new graduates looking to get into the job market. Good luck in your search.

2013 300

How to Avoid Job Search Disaster

Career Alley

Avoiding a job search disaster is a lot easier than you may think. Some people may find it easier to land a job than others even if two people share the exact same credentials. The job hunt experience usually goes one of two ways. Good luck in your search.

2013 300

15 Job Search and Career Articles to Get Your Job Search Started

Career Alley

15 of the best career and job search articles just for you from your CareerAlley fellow readers. The Secrets to Staying Optimistic While Unemployed – Job search is not easy, especially when you are unemployed. Good luck in your search. Visit me on Facebook.

2012 315

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 231

Recruit Your Friends to Help With Your Job Search

Career Alley

If you on the verge of graduation or have just recently graduated, then a job search is on the horizon. However, entry level jobs and college graduate jobs aren’t easy to come by, especially in today’s unstable economy. Good luck in your search.

2013 329

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 300

Untethered Job Search

Career Alley

It would be so easy to spend every minute of your job search sitting in front of a computer, searching and applying for jobs. While there should be some balance between the two, I’ve not really focused too much on the people side of the search. So, now that we’ve spent so much time learning how to leverage the Internet in our job search, now it’s time to learn how to leverage the human side. Good luck in your search.

5 More Resources to Check Your Job Search Social Profile

Career Alley

I’m thinking that impropaganda is a clever play on the word (like WOW, I just thought up a new term), but if you do a search on the Internet you will see that many before me came up with the same idea. This could be in the form of Facebook or other social network.

2014 316

Hired Help – Job Search Made Easy

Career Alley

In those days, job hunting meant that you would go from recruiter to recruiter, sit in their reception area, fill out an application and then sit through an interview with the recruiter. Job search has come a long way since I started working and, while the Internet has made job search so much easier, the shear volume of information and choices can be overwhelming. Everything is at our fingertips, yet job search can and does take a lot of time and effort.

2011 278

5 More Tips for Leveraging Your Social Networks in Your Job Search

Career Alley

Successfully leveraging your social networks in job search requires that you focus on those individuals who know first hand about you and what you’ve accomplished in your career. You’ve got all of your contacts in LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, etc., Jobs by.

5 Tips for Leveraging Social Media in Your Job Search

Career Alley

One of the well-known ways to land a new job is to network. Here are 5 tips to leverage social media to get that next job. Better yet, this is an excellent source of information for your company research prior to interviewing or applying for a job. Good luck in your search, Joey.

Motivational Pointers: Overcoming Your Fear of Job Searching

Career Alley

Nobody said job searching is easy. Because of all the uncertainty, potential for rejections and stress of interviewing, job searching is a dread. Overcome your fear of job searching with the following tips: Set Short-Term, Specific Goals.

2013 324

5 Tips to Help Speed up Your Job Search

Career Alley

Looking for work is generally a frustrating experience, and after filling out multiple job applications and putting together who knows how many cover letters, it can feel like you’re just hitting a dead end. Look for Jobs in More than One Place. Visit me on Facebook.

2013 349

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 194

Ugly Job Search – 5 Pitfalls to Avoid

Career Alley

There are so many things you can do to speed up your job search (and that is a topic for another post), but there are also as many (or more) things you can do to slow down or derail your job search process. The road to a new job can often be long and bumpy.

2012 269

Executive Job Search: How Recruiters Find You

Executive Career Brand

Executive Job Search: How Recruiters Find You is a post from: Executive Career Brand. In my initial conversation with prospective c-level clients, we discuss the current job search landscape. 40% use the Top Three together — LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.

2011 251

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 192

Evolutionary Job Search – Survival of the Fittest

Career Alley

If you’ve been working for 10 or more years, no doubt you’ve seen the dramatic change in the approach to job search. It wasn’t all that long ago when looking for a job meant researching companies at the library (remember those?), Good luck in your search.

2012 315