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. Pay attention to the background when you are filming your video resume.

2013 209

New Job Search And Career Help Videos With @aboutdotcom

Tim's Strategy

A few months ago, I filmed some new job search and career help videos for about.com with the help of my good friends at Geffner Productions. Working on your job search or career strategy. or “how can you get better at your job and how will that happen?”.

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. Yet another social network to be on?&#.

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9 Cheap Ways To Network In A New City

Career Realism

9 Cheap Ways To Network In A New City. Of course, you’ve read all the networking advice. Related: 10 Tips For People Who Hate Networking. Here are a few inexpensive ways to network in a new city. Work It Daily. It’s an age-old story.

2016 91

3 killer reasons to include Twitter in your job search

Mildred Talabi

There are several ways to get a job through Twitter – you can subscribe to dedicated Twitter job boards, sign up to alerts from job sites in your industry, or conduct regular searches for your ideal jobs using the Twitter search box itself.

Networking Lessons From ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’

Career Realism

Networking Lessons From ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ Work It Daily. The film is visually interesting, and the humor is droll. Related: Why Your Network Isn’t Going To Help You. Instead, it has to do with the fact that I was going to be talking about networking this week. One part of the movie demonstrated perfectly, I believe, why networking is so important. In the end, that is exactly what networking is.

Start Focusing On New, Creative Networking Ideas

Tim's Strategy

What started as a music conference now includes film and interactive (social media). Aided (and hosted) by my good friend and networking guru Thom Singer, I went out looking for great networking ideas.

The Oscars 2011: Job Search Lessons from the Best | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

True Grit True Grit is exactly what it takes to find a job in today’s job market whether you are a six figure executive, a minimum wage worker, or you fall somewhere in between. The rules in résumé writing and job hunting have changed dramatically since the days of John Wayne, as they have in film making as well. These 3 attributes will make you a winning ticket at the job search Box Office. You may think you are out of a job but your not.

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Top 55 Most Popular Facebook Pages for Job Search in 2011

JobMob

Where most job seekers hang out on Facebook. Film Professionals And Jobs – Fpnjobs.net - 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.

2011 87

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? Let’s put it this way – I have my ID ready for an R-rated film.

2011 90

5 Personal Branding Tools for College Students

Workology

Once you start networking or get that interview, your handshake and elevator pitch also have an impact on how people perceive you. Besides participating in film festivals and competitions, he began working as an intern in high school while starting his own freelance business.

2015 150

Volunteer Your Way to an Internship or First Job

Workology

This is a great way to build your career credentials and network! My nephew Daniel was able to parlay a love of film during college into a wonderful career in video production. Networking. Your networking opportunities are not limited to the staff at a nonprofit.

The Internship Movie: A Reality Check

Workology

It is true that many college students turn to Google search to find an internship. Online job postings are often known as the “black hole” for good reason. The winning team was to be rewarded with job offers at the end of the summer.

7 Steps to Tweet your way to an Internship or First Job

Workology

Savvy students and new grads are using Twitter to find internships and network with interesting new contacts. Twitter is an incredible resource for just about anything, including a job search. Decide now if you are going to use Twitter for your job search.

2014 147

Bright Lights: Tips on Breaking into the Entertainment Industry

Ms. Career Girl

Ask about an internship or part-time job there and start getting familiar with the industry in your own area. NETWORK AND THEN NETWORK SOME MORE. People love to share their experiences and know the importance of networking with the next generation of professionals.

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5 Tips for Connecting With Coworkers at a New Job

Career Alley

So, you got the job. For some people this is as sweet and easy as taking a bite of pie, but for others it can be the hardest part of a new job. The five tips below should help you get more out of your new job and make friends in the process. To paraphrase a frequently-used film quote (thanks, Fight Club ), people can tell when you’re just waiting for your turn to speak. Good luck in your search. 5 Tips for Leveraging you Social Network in Your Job Search.

2012 140

Why Job Seekers NEED To Study Performers

Career Realism

Why Job Seekers NEED To Study Performers. Job seekers have a lot to keep in mind: preparing their resume, developing and monitoring their LinkedIn profile, watching jobs, to name just a few. Related: 4 Tips To Help You Shorten Your Job Search. Networking.

2016 89

11 Cool LinkedIn Tips for Job Seekers at SXSW

Workology

South By Southwest 2013 is just around the corner and there’s quite a lot of online buzz about it… What started out as a small festival back in 1987 is now a giant mega-conference catering to lovers of music, film and all-things-interactive. Network within the groups.

2013 151

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. Job Security.

2015 130

How to Use Social Media to Find Your Perfect Job

The Undercover Recruiter

To get the job you want still involves plenty of hard work and many hours of perseverance, but thanks to the way people interact these days, it’s possible to target that hard work and endeavour in a way that was never possible before, while neatly avoiding the rejection that might be headed your way.

Career Benchmarks in the Entertainment Business

Career Realism

By age 23 , you should have an entry-level job in the city where you have chosen to build your career. By age 25 , you should have earned at least one promotion, making at least 12% more than what you started at in your entry-level job.

2012 106

The Secret Law of Business Attraction

Workology

Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Business , Job Search The Secret Law of Business Attraction Posted on 04 March 2010.

2010 115

3 Unforgettable Career Lessons from Hidden Figures The Movie

Competitive Resumes

The film depicted three African-American women breaking gender and color barriers at NASA. Read How Unconscious Bias Can Hinder Job Seekers Before An Interview. Consider these attributes and similar obstacles during your job search: 1.

2017 147

How to Win the BIG Job [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

Ever feel like your job hunt has become a long campaign? Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are vying for the most important job in the United States. With the market more competitive than ever, maybe you should stop searching and start campaigning for the job. Both presidential candidates and job candidates have to worry about many of the same things. From social media to networking, the presidential candidates know a thing or two about stumping for the job.

2012 81

Why I Support Illegal Internships

Career Realism

After working on a few low budget documentary films, he applied for a chance to become an unpaid intern in a big budget film for Fox that he thought could really be something special. The name of that film? Career Advice Job Search internships

Finding a Job Through an Entertainment Personnel Agency

Career Realism

I’ve had this conversation time and time again with clients, job candidates, younger friends… They went to an entertainment personnel agency and during the interview, the agent asked what kind of job they were looking for. Or a TV network. Or a TV network.

2012 87

Is Vlogging Becoming The Latest Career Path For Graduates?

Career Realism

According to latest figures , the graduate job market has recovered to its pre-recession peak, with a 12% rise in the number of jobs for university leavers. Explore Careers Job Search Career Path recent graduates vlogging

2014 94

What lies beneath….the hidden job market (and how you can find it)

Mildred Talabi

Okay, so the first part of this blog post title doesn’t exactly have a direct link to what I’m about to talk about, but hey, that is one creepy film with a very good title worthy of a blog post! The hidden job market - not as scary as Michelle Pfieffer's character in What Lies Beneath.

2012 85

4 #SXSW Must Attend Career Events for Job Seekers

Workology

Get your job search game face on before SXSW and download our free job seeker toolkit that includes resume & cover letter template. SXSW and any large conference or convention center is a great time to network and look for a new job opportunity.

2014 132

Don't Let Your Mom Find You a Job

Evil HR Lady

Friday, October 08, 2010 Dont Let Your Mom Find You a Job Youre dying to help your loved one get a job. Theyve got to manage the job on their own, so let them manage the job search. My mom didn't make me take this awful job. Evil HR Lady Why am I evil?

2010 130

Why Happy Grads Need To Be Brave Grads

Career Realism

22% won’t be able to get a job. Related: 3 Ways To Avoid A Minimum Wage Job After College. The competition for these coveted jobs has never been more intense and the applicants have never been more unprepared. Anyone hoping to succeed in this job market needs courage. When you’re looking for your first job, you’ll benefit from exploring unusual ideas and engaging unconventional individuals. Many job hunters worry they lack the necessary credentials.

2014 79

Something old, something new.

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 Something old, something new. Beware the "scam" networking events.

2010 55

Career Comeback: Repackage Yourself to Get the Career You Want.

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Monday, February 8th, 2010 Career Comeback-Repackage Yourself to Get the Job You Want Recently I interviewed Lisa Johnson Mandell author of Career Comeback. How do you suggest people leverage social media during a job search?

2010 65

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. Network Networking is an essential part of working in reality television.

2013 52

Chat with Katherine Brooks, Author of “You Majored in What?!”

Ms. Career Girl

Whether you are struggling to find a job, are unsure of what you want to “do” after college or have a case of the post-college blues this book is relevant. In a tough economy, how should students change their job search strategy? Then, go ahead and start your search.

2010 243

Overcoming Being Overqualified and Other Browseworthy Links

Career Makeover Coach

Podcast include interviews with lawyers, film makers, child advocates and portfolio managers to name a few. If the major hurdle in your job search is that you have too much experience, check out this post: Five Ways to Overcoming Being Overqualified.

Companies hiring in August 2010

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Companies hiring in August 2010 06.

2010 223

Validation: SXSW Halfway Recap

Workology

Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Business , HR , Social Media Validation: SXSW Halfway Recap Posted on 15 March 2010.

2010 93

Companies hiring in August 2010 | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Companies hiring in August 2010 06.

2010 130

Secrets Recruiters Know About Hiring That Could Land You Your Next Job

Guerrilla Job Hunting

  If you’re still looking for a job what I’m about to tell you is important.    When Kevin Donlin and I decided we were going to Detroit to launch my book Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters we did it knowing full well that Detroit was the hardest hit major city in America.

Market Your Brand: Top 10 LinkedIn Add-Ons

Career Realism

Many job seekers are unaware that they can attach documents and media to a LinkedIn profile. A marketing brief is a one-page document that succinctly and strategically showcases your career brand, job search goals, work history, and achievement track record.

2012 114

Ascending the Career Ladder by Having Others Tell Your Story.

Career Rocketeer

Films he personally produced have earned over $3 billion worldwide and include the box office hits The Color Purple, Midnight Express, Batman and Flashdance. Guber’s films have been honored with more than 50 Academy Award nominations, including winning Best Picture for Rain Man. Share | Filed Under: Career Management Tagged With: Career Management , SEO Speak Your Mind Cancel reply Take Flight With Our Networks!

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3 Mistakes Displaced Employees Make After Being Down-Sized

Guerrilla Job Hunting

  If you’re still looking for a job what I’m about to tell you is important.    When Kevin Donlin and I decided we were going to Detroit to launch my book Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters we did it knowing full well that Detroit was the hardest hit major city in America.