3 Benefits Of Working A Temporary Job Following A Layoff

Career Realism

Once the shock of a layoff begins to wear off, an impacted employee has to make a host of important decisions. One of those decisions may be to find a short-term job in the interim, while working on long-term career goals. Some people refer to this as a "gap job."

2020 79

5 Ways to Avoid a Layoff

Career Alley

Difficult economic times often result in major layoffs. That then begs the question, how does the average worker avoid a layoff? In addition to keeping one’s reputation pristine within a company, there are several other ways an employee might avoid a layoff. Job Search.

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Updating Your Old Resume For Today’s Job Search

Career Alley

Much has been made of the 20-something, recent college grad who cannot find employment, forced to live with their parents while peddling between job fairs. But middle aged Americans and baby boomers, although on the whole better off and less likely to be unemployed than the average person, have still seen numbers from their ranks faced with layoffs and job searches. Good luck in your search. Job Search Success = 50% Perseverance, 50% Luck.

2011 231

?? 18 Keys to End Job Searches Quickly

JobMob

Key lessons that worked for me on how to conduct a job search. Over the past year, I have managed to become very familiar with job hunting (this was in Israel). While job hunting, you should… 1) Talk to people. 5) Visit job fairs. Continue searching.

2019 67

2010 Top 10 Executive Personal Branding and Job Search Trends

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 249

Inspiration For Your Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

If you’re unemployed, about to be laid off, or just in an endless search for a new role or opportunity, at times the process can seem daunting, overwhelming, or even frustrating. What I am trying to do is get you to be creative in your job search.

2010 141

Executive Job Search Tips – Considering New Trends

Jennifer Anthony

→ Executive Job Search Tips – Considering New Trends Posted on February 19, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Heather Eagar The New Year has brought on many new trends in the job search world – and the same is true in the executive realm.

2010 141

What to Do When Your Executive Job Search Stalls

Jennifer Anthony

Of course, most people are aware that job searches (and particularly executive job searches) take some time, but sometimes, you just want things to move a bit faster. If you find that your executive job search is beginning to stall, keep it going with a few of these tips.

2010 151

Effective Research For an Effective Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

→ Effective Research For an Effective Job Search Posted on October 1, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony Guest Article by: Louise Garver Your job not only consumes 40+ hours each week, but also determines how you spend the remaining hours.

2009 158

Job Search Tips – How to Create Your Ideal Position

Jennifer Anthony

– Need a job? Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type? Check out this comprehensive job search success system & 12-week coaching program.

2010 164

Expedite Your Job Search With a Dollar-Driven Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

→ Expedite Your Job Search With a Dollar-Driven Executive Resume Posted on December 15, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony By Laura Smith-Proulx Designated Resume Rockstar Readying your resume for an executive job search? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

2009 130

How to Make a Perfect Plan For Your Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Keeping Your Resume Manageable and Avoiding Clutter TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud?

2010 141

Job Search – How to Get Your Linkedin Profile to Attract.

Jennifer Anthony

Don’t put just your job title under your name. The only thing under his name on his linked in profile was his job title. Be sure to include the major key words people will be searching for so they can find you. Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

2010 141

Dodging the Age (And Any Other Discrimination) Bullet in a Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

Feel free to keep it, but make your job search email address PROFESSIONAL (and remember to check it often if you have to create a new one). Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

2010 141

How to Make Your Job Search More Successful by Improving Your Hire.

Jennifer Anthony

So if you’re ready to kick your job search into high gear, here are some tips to consider… Start Your Own Blog One way to make yourself hire-able in the eyes of recruiters is to start your own blog. – Need a job?

2010 141

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).

2014 369

? This Checklist is Key to Leaving Any Company Successfully

JobMob

The 25-point layoff success checklist that tells you what to do when you're laid off. Some companies are ruthless with layoffs, locking you out from their computer network and walking you to the door as soon as notification has been given. 25 actions to achieve layoff success.

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coworkers are insensitive after a layoff, trimming down internship experience on a resume, and more

Ask A Manager

When I do talk/email with former colleagues, I ask how they are and talk about the steps I’m taking in my job search. Now, I’ve developed a good enough relationship with these people to know their intent is good, but I’m so tempted to say, “Well, how do you think it feels to be unemployed for the first time when you’re middle aged and the job market is bad?” Would I be a horrible person if I kept looking after accepting this job?

2014 57

5 Careers You Should Be Avoiding Now

Career Alley

Certain career fields are dying and the last thing you want is to be working a dead-end job. While it’s true that mail carriers don’t do too poorly in the salary department, the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that this job will decline 26% over the next few years.

2013 290

3 Ways to Help Your Personal Brand When Unemployed

Professional Resume Services

Things can be going great for you when all of a sudden your company goes through layoffs and you don’t make the cut. The good news is your c-level personal branding doesn’t have to suffer if you don’t have a job, and here are some tips for keeping it alive and well.

2019 130

7 Tips To Thrive After Being Laid Off

Career Realism

Whether you saw it coming or were blindsided, being laid off from your job is a traumatic experience. If you lose your job, it's easy to experience grief associated with a loss of identity, a loss of relationships with your colleagues, and the loss of your daily routine.

2019 79

The Best Ways to Make Extra Money on the Side

Ms. Career Girl

Today’s depressed economy, layoffs coupled with inflated living expenses, makes it increasingly difficult to pay the bills. Whether working from home or putting in a few extra hours at a second job, the following ten suggestions may help you make extra money on the side. Job Search

2014 223

Feeling Overwhelmed?

The Job Quest

Linkedin Twitter Facebook rss Home About Services & Packages Contact Recommendations Resources The Job Quest Helping You Reach Your Job Search and Career Goals Feeling Overwhelmed? How do you keep from getting overwhelmed in your job search?

2010 194

The Best Ways to Make Extra Money on the Side

Ms. Career Girl

Today’s depressed economy, layoffs coupled with inflated living expenses, makes it increasingly difficult to pay the bills. Whether working from home or putting in a few extra hours at a second job, the following ten suggestions may help you make extra money on the side.

2014 164

Tips For Maximizing the Effect of Your Executive Resume by Using.

Jennifer Anthony

Whether you like it or not, it’s important to conduct at least some parts of your job search online. The way Google Profile works is that it allows you to determine just how you are viewed in the Google search engine. – Are you an Executive in need of a job?

2010 141

Tips For Maximizing the Effect of Your Executive Resume by Using.

Jennifer Anthony

Whether you like it or not, it’s important to conduct at least some parts of your job search online. The way Google Profile works is that it allows you to determine just how you are viewed in the Google search engine. – Are you an Executive in need of a job?

2010 141

short answer Saturday: another job search edition — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager short answer Saturday: another job search edition January 29, 2011 We did a job search edition of short answer Saturday last week , but the questions keep piling up so here’s another one. which job should I take?

2011 75

Any one else sick of hearing about Facebook and it's privacy issues?

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Can There Be a Worse Way to Apply For a Job Than to Attend a Cattle Call?

2010 130

It Takes More Than a Resume to Get a Job

Jennifer Anthony

Whereas having a marketable resume is extremely important, a fantastic resume by itself won’t get you a job. It also helps jog a person’s memory about any previous jobs you may have discussed with them in the past. Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

2010 151

Making the Most of Your LinkedIn Profile

Jennifer Anthony

COMPLETE YOUR PROFILE The word on the street is that the more complete your profile, the better your chances of showing up higher in the search results. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

2010 163

Job Hunting in 2010? Let Go of Obsolete Techniques From 2000

Jennifer Anthony

Let Go of Obsolete Techniques From 2000 Posted on January 1, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Laura Smith-Proulx Designated Resume Rockstar With 2010 upon us, professionals everywhere are gearing up for the job hunt, with the usual energy that accompanies a January job search.

2010 164

Protecting Your Name – How to Keep Integrity in Your Executive.

Jennifer Anthony

– Are you an Executive in need of a job? ← Ways to Avoid Missing a Fantastic Job Opportunity What to Do When Your Executive Job Search Stalls → Like Be the first to like this post. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For?

2010 141

The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Can Make on a Cover Letter

Jennifer Anthony

Of course, every job will place a different amount of weight on the cover letter, but however important the cover letter is to an employer, there are some mistakes that you absolutely should not make. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For?

Laid Off? 6 Ways To Get Back On Track Immediately

Career Realism

This move has led to millions of workers losing their jobs. Layoffs have become commonplace in companies around the world, no matter how big or successful the business. Freelance, Take A Temporary Job Or A Contract Position. Treat Finding A Job As A Job.

2013 114

9 Signs That Your Executive Resume Won't Make the Cut

Jennifer Anthony

If you’re not sure what a truly effective, branded resume looks like, use an Internet search to find executive resume samples that can give you strong visual examples. 6) You’ve added block-paragraph descriptions of each major achievement or job, rather than breaking up your text.

2009 141

Biggest Secret to Success in Finding A Job

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [09.30.10] View Comments Biggest Secret to Success in Finding A Job The following is a guest post by Dawn Rasmussen, an expert on creating professional resumes.

2010 90

Skip HR and Contact the Hiring Manager to Get That Job

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Tweet Job Tweet! ← Tweet Job Tweet!

2010 151

The Top 10 LinkedIn Groups For Job Seekers

Jennifer Anthony

These groups are designed for those on the hunt for a new career, new position, new company, or information related to career search. About.com Job Search and Careers. The fastest-growing professional networking group for career search, career development and personal branding.

2010 158

September is International Update Your Resume Month

Jennifer Anthony

I’m happy in my current job.” If you lose your job unexpectedly on a Monday, you will be prepared to start job-hunting on Tuesday. Perhaps you are 100 percent positive that you will not be laid off, and you just love your job.

It's Not About You

Jennifer Anthony

It is not a replacement for a job application. What abilities does he need to know that you have, in order to make him confident that you will be the perfect fit for the job? Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For?

2010 184

Try This Before Writing Your Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

In fact, you may be less skilled if you’ve been at your job for several years and haven’t needed to apply for a new job for some time. You may just need to organize your ideas and develop a way of thinking about your job search and resume before sending out applications.

2010 176

The Perfect Person Versus the Perfect Resume

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

I’ve worked wherever I could land a job as an administrative assistant: One employer moved its headquarters, and twice I got caught in layoffs. I’m now a freelance writer at a fashion/music label. That’s why your best shot is leveraging your current job.

2011 59

Unique Tips For Helping Executive Recruiters Find Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

– Need a job? ← Inspiration For Your Job Search How to Improve Your Resume’s Credibility and Gain Relevant Experience → Like Be the first to like this post. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For?

2010 169