Job Search in the Digital Age: Video Resumes

Career Alley

Did you know that job recruiters only spend six seconds looking at a resume? To stand out from the crowd, many job seekers are submitting video resumes to complement or replace the traditional paper version. Considering how difficult it is to find a job these days, video resumes are a great way to stand out in the crowd and jump to the top of the list for a recruiter who goes through thousands of paper applications each day. Good luck in your search. Job Search.

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Top 25+ Micro Freelance Marketplaces and Why You Should Use Them


The most popular micro freelance marketplaces on the Web according to Alexa. What are “micro&# freelance marketplaces? Freelance marketplaces where the prices are small, anywhere from $5 to $100 per project. Why use micro freelance marketplaces?

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Top 55 Most Popular Facebook Pages for Job Search in 2011


Where most job seekers hang out on Facebook. Film Professionals And Jobs – - 8,565 people like this – Fpnjobs is a easy to use site for Film production resources, Here you can post a JOB, find a JOB, list your film services, or find Film services, and Put the CASTING CALLS and all this is for FREEEEEEEEEE. Australia Jobs – 10,341 people like this – Jobs in Australia. This page is for Job Seekers.

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6 Things to Know Before Pursuing a Degree in MakeUp Artistry

Ms. Career Girl

You are likely going to want to pursue something you are passionate about and find a career where you would enjoy performing your job every day. It is a job where you will be constantly learning and have to work to stay updated on the latest looks. You will not be able to commit to a set 9-5 job as a makeup artist. You will mainly be pursuing a career in film, theatre, television and fashion. Job Security. Featured Job Search Life After College

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7 Uncommon Ways to Make Your Resume Look More Impressive

Ms. Career Girl

A resume is an important tool in helping you find a job. Visual designer Eric Gandhi secured a marketing job at Google by drafting a resume that resembled the search page of Google. Sabrina Saccoccio, a producer-writer on the look-out for freelance jobs, banked on the popularity of Facebook by creating her resume in the manner of the social media’s interface. Show your passion for movie classics by drafting an old film poster themed resume.

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5 Personal Branding Tools for College Students


Bunee Tomlinson, a sophomore at Oklahoma City Community College and a freelance filmmaker, developed his keen interest in film and video production from an early age. Besides participating in film festivals and competitions, he began working as an intern in high school while starting his own freelance business. Bunee developed his own website ( which demonstrates his capabilities and film projects.

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Don’t waste your time on graduate schemes (here’s what you should be doing instead)

Mildred Talabi

The average graduate job attracts 73 applicants and graduate schemes even more – thousands of students apply each year and only around 10% manage to secure such a position. If you’re a recent or aspiring graduate despairing about where to find your first job, don’t waste your time applying for graduate schemes - here’s what you should be doing instead: 1) Skip the queues and go straight in. 3) Take any paid job you can get in your field.

2012 82

How To Get A Job As A Reality Television Producer

Career Realism

But if you are prepared to work hard and follow the steps below, it’s absolutely possible to get a job , climb the ladder, create a successful TV career, and maybe even create the next big hit reality show… 1. Get Educated It is possible to get a job in television without a media-related Bachelors degree. Find out which production companies make the shows you want to work on, and call and ask to speak to the Head of Production and see if there are any freelance opportunities.

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how to tell someone their email font is unprofessional, letting a company know about their bad reputation, and more

Ask A Manager

I’m a freelance feature film VFX artist. Staff jobs in VFX are rare, even for well-experienced artists, so when I was approached directly by a hiring manager about a staff job at a relatively young company, I was quite excited. Their careers website focuses heavily on the cool-factor of working in film, which won’t be a big sell to anyone with more than a couple years’ experience. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

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Guest Post: Louise Baker.

Job Stalker

Arts & Entertainment Life & Style News & Opinion Sports Find a blog Login or Sign Up Featured: No waiting: Become a ChicagoNow blogger now , Pitch us your blog idea Job Stalker Home Archive About Guest Post: Louise Baker. at 2:37 PM | no comments | Share Every now and again, I get queries from folks who are interested in doing guest posts in The Job Stalker , and Id previously not been particularly enthusiastic on the concept.

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job applicants’ parents keep calling me, coworkers are ranking the attractiveness of women in the office, and more

Ask a Manager

Job applicants’ parents keep calling me. They aren’t seeing this as a job. Because this is a job application, we don’t discuss those details with anyone other than the applicant directly.”. Our board told our new director I applied for her job, even though I asked them not to. My executive director announced her retirement, and I applied for the job. Obviously, I didn’t get the job, but the person they hired sounds great!

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