Six Steps To Make The Job Search Less Lonely

Ms. Career Girl

What could be lonelier than the job search? It’s not often acknowledged, but the process of finding a job is lonely just by virtue of what it is. An autonomous search for one’s own job, based on one’s own passions, drive and aptitudes, is bound to feel isolating at times.

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High Paying International Careers

Competitive Resumes

What are similar careers in the international job market pay in comparison to America? Although, the below infographic is not a complete scope of high paying jobs, it does offer perspective to what are some of the high paying jobs overseas. Banking International Careers.

5 Strategic Job Search Tips

Career Alley

If you are continuously failing in finding the right job, you have to understand that it’s not always about your eligibility and skills. One has to really plan while appearing for interviews and while searching for jobs. Good luck in your search. Jobs by.

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College Grad Job Search – Preparing for Graduation

Career Alley

If you are one of the thousands of people who will be graduating from college this Spring, there is a very good chance that you’ve not yet started your job search. Maybe you think it is a bit too early to be job searching (that is a big mistake). Job Search.

Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

Competitive Resumes

We wish you (veterans) much success during your transition, and hopefully, this show will contribute to your needs in finding the right job for you. I would love your feedback, especially if there are tools you need for your job search.

Twitter Job Search Help From Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

How would you like to get free advice from job search experts. On topics ranging from personal branding, targeting and working with executive recruiters, to best job networking and interviewing strategies, and so much more. . Job Search Focus.

Spin on Traditional Student Intern Programs: Rotational Interns


With major news outlets bemoaning the lack of job prospects for new grads , student internships are becoming even more of a priority among college students who hope to jump from diploma to career. Benefits for Both College Intern Students and the Corporate Intern Program Development.

How to Build Personal Brand Content for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

When preparing for executive job search, your mission is to create content for various purposes, and build an executive brand communications plan that reinforces your unique promise of value to your target employers, across diverse channels online and off-line.

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Five Ways to Fight Job Search Depression Today and Tomorrow

Competitive Resumes

It’s easy to say get counseling during a job search depression. ” It’s not easy to avoid depression, but I urge you to fight it during your job search. Make the chanters understand how it hurts then get back to the job search! Job Search

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80 Job Search Resources for Your Job Hunt

Career Alley

It’s difficult to say which are the “best” job search resources for any given topic. Dynamic Cover Letters for Job-Seekers: Free Professional Sample Job-Search Cover Letters. 5 Ways Your Cover Letter Lost You The Job. CareerAlley Jobs.

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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.

Toxic Executive Job Search Beliefs: I can skip networking

Executive Career Brand

Your executive job search seems to be going nowhere. Too many of the executive job seekers I speak with have neglected their network for years, while they were securely employed. Then, they’re suddenly thrown into a job search and have to scramble to build back up their network.

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September is International Update Your Resume Month

Jennifer Anthony

That’s right; Career Directors International has declared September as International Update Your Resume Month. 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.

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit

Executive Career Brand

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit is a post from: Executive Career Brand. You may figure that connecting with a few executive recruiters is the only other thing you’ll need to do to make that job come to you. Only an estimated 3-5% of jobs are filled through job boards.

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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?’ more – Summer Interns. Browse their Graduate Jobs.

The Importance of Persistence in Job Searches

Professional Resume Services

The point of that is that for someone looking for a job the economy is never great. This is why persistence is so important for your job search. As an example; a young woman I know was looking for a job. Persistence is often the difference between a job and a career.

2013 188

Intern Cities to Avoid without Hefty Financial Back-up

Career Alley

Yearly tuition at an international school in Cape Town averages $8,320 while you can expect to pay more than $20,000 in Sydney. With generous compensation packages and relatively low cost of living, Qatar and its Middle East neighbours continue to attract top international talent.

Tips for Job Search After 50

Career Alley

There is nothing like experienced job candidates for employers, but that doesn’t mean looking for a job when you are 50 years old (or older) will be a piece of cake. Remove or “one line” very old jobs. The Best Resume Formats for the Job you Want.

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10 Links to Finding Your Job Search Recruiter

Career Alley

I don’t know if this happens to you, but sometimes I get calls from recruiters asking if I know someone with specific job experience. On the main page, click “find” and the recruiter search screen comes up. Three steps – select your category (industry), job type (temp, perm, etc.)

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“Optimizing LinkedIn Profiles for Job Search”

Resume Bear

LinkedIn continues to gain momentum as a resource utilized by both internal and external recruiters to find well qualified candidates. As every job seeker is hopefully aware, when resumes are submitted to corporations or job boards, they are then filtered by Applicant Tracking Software.(ATS)

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Updated for 2016: 101+ Top Holiday Job Search Tips eBook

Executive Career Brand

Yes, the holidays are one of the BEST times to land a job, or make strides toward landing first thing in the New Year. mostly because so many job seekers think it’s one of the WORST times. If you job hunt during the holiday season, you’ll have much less competition.

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Invaluable Resources for Job Search Success - life@work


life@work advice and inspiration for careerists and job seekers, brought to you by heather mundell of dream big coaching services About Hire Me and Get Going with Your Big Dream Transform vision into action and get it done! Job Search Advice Everyone needs a little advice now and then.

2010 216

Fall Fashion Advice and the Usefulness of Path Source’s Job Search App

Competitive Resumes

The second segment features Aaron Michel, co-founder of Path Source home of the job search app of the same name which helps you track your career interests, provides tools for you to find the career and resources for your job search.

5 Links to Break Through The Job Search Barrier

Career Alley

Maybe you’ve been looking for a job for some time and you are beginning to think that there are no jobs out there for you. And there is some frustration with job search sites where you feel that all of the jobs posted on the (insert a name) job board are filled or fake. There are, of course, jobs out there and the job boards would be out of business if all of the jobs were fake (or already filled). Job Search.

2015 149

Job Search – We’re Not in Kansas Anymore

Career Alley

” – Wizard of Oz I remember a job interview I went on several years ago. I was not really looking for a job, so you are probably wondering why I went on an interview. Today’s focus is recruiters (one of my “ Four Legs of Job Search “).

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How To Nail Your Entry-Level Job Search

Resume Bear

Today more than ever before, competition is fierce in the entry-level job market. As an entry-level job seeker, you’ve got to go above and beyond to outshine other job applicants. 1 in 6 job seekers credit social media for their current job. You’ve got a 4.0,

5 Job Search Links for College Grads – Do You Have a Job Yet?

Career Alley

If you already have your job lined up, well a double congrats for you! if you don’t, time to focus on that job (because the last thing you want to hear from your parents is the last six words of this blog title). College Internships and Summer Jobs. Job Search.

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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.

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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. These connections should be at the top of your list and you should leverage them to help find jobs.

Staying Alive in the Job Search


Tony’s pride being smacked down affording time for internal reflection for character building. We can learn so much from Tony in this new job market. This job market requires a targeted job search approach to receive a call from the recruiter. WHAT JOB DO YOU SEEK?

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How You Could Be Sabotaging Your Job Search With CV Mistakes

Ms. Career Girl

Whilst you shouldn’t beat yourself up about lost opportunities, you should make sure you haven’t accidentally sabotaged your job search with the following CV mistakes. Did you win any internal or external awards? You don’t add keywords from a job description.

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Save Your Job Search: Change Your Negative Internal Dialogue

Resume Writing

Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints Master Resume Writer | Certified Resume Writer | Expert provides free resume writing information, resume help, tips, advice, career job searching tools, online social networking via this Resume Blog, Resume Writing Blog, Career Blog.

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Is Your Corporate Intern Program Google Friendly?


While, it’s a well-known fact that most employers Google search applicants before making an offer (in fact over 75% do), what is less known is that almost every student Google searches YOU before applying! Students are new to the job search world.

6 Tips for Expanding Your Job Search Network

Career Alley

” (see 6 Links to Networking for Job Search – It’s Not Who You Know, It’s Who Knows You). So, even if your resume is in tip-top shape and you have the perfect qualifications for the job, there’s a chance that your resume may never even get looked at. Job Search.

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5 Steps to Elevate Your IT Job Search

Career Alley

Every year thousands of students complete their degrees and become a job aspirant after crossing their college gate. But the question is, the candidates who have been selected, has they got their ideal job, which they have dreamt of? Good luck in your search. Job Search.

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United States Colleges Offer Opportunities for International Job Skills Development


As international students search for U.S. Those same qualities can help you get a job, too. You may be talking about those experiences in a job interview someday. You’ll meet other like-minded people who may someday be in positions to offer you a job.

How To Nail Your Entry-Level Job Search

Career Alley

Today more than ever before, competition is fierce in the entry-level job market. As an entry-level job seeker, you’ve got to go above and beyond to outshine other job applicants. 1 in 6 job seekers credit social media for their current job. Job Search.

Note to College Students: Intern Early

Tim's Strategy

I hope the majority of America still doesn’t directly equate interning as fetching coffee and being an office slave. . Facing a tough job market, gaining work experience in any way possible is an important factor for a young job seeker.

How To Recruit Interns With the Help of Social Media


With that being said, it only makes sense for business to recruit Interns using this powerful tool. Social media is not just about meeting new people and connecting with friends, it’s also a great tool for networking, finding jobs and finding new employees.

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.

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John F. Kennedy and the job search

Resume Bear

I hope you’ll forgive me “adapting” one of history’s most famous quotes to make my point, but the other day I got to thinking about what’s “missing” when job seekers go out for a position. The job search process is no different. So what does this mean for your search?

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5 Ways to Use Twitter in Your Job Search


EDT to learn best pratices in finding your next dream job using social media. Have you already graduated and are still looking for that dream job? Did you know that you might be able to tweet your way to a job? 5 WAYS USE TWITTER IN YOUR JOB SEARCH.

FREE Twitter Book From Job Search and Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

And that many employers tweet about their new product and service launches (great for researching your target companies and industry ), other business news, and job opportunities? So, are you ready to start using Twitter to accelerate your executive job search and build your personal brand?