Are Job Boards Still Worth the Effort?

Professional Resume Services

Make no mistake about it: job boards are a thing of the past. In the past, you may have posted your resume on a job board and had a reasonable shot at getting a new job opportunity; however, the way skilled workers find jobs has changed.

ResumeBear Launches Its Much Anticipated Job Board

Resume Bear

This unique job board from ResumeBear will only feature 100% verified job postings in efforts to eliminate wasted time for job seekers. Within the first 72 hours of its release, over 100 companies have already utilized the job board.

Job Boards

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Guerrilla Job Hunting Home Subscribe FREE-Guerrilla Job Search Tips! Top 5 Dos & Don’ts Debt Advice on How to get a job in a recession Debt Advice on New Economy Rules… Break Free : Put America back to work. Tailor the content to the board. Tailor the content to the board.

What Job Boards are Most Useful for Applicants?

The Undercover Recruiter

You’re looking for a new job, so the best place to turn is to the biggest and most popular job posting sites, right? Employers don’t always turn to the major job posting sites. It pays to know what type of employer is likely to post on what job sites.

5 Great Alternatives To Job Boards

Career Realism

I wonder if most job seekers believe that all job listings are only on job boards. Or they’re getting extremely frustrated because they’re applying to countless jobs and not getting very many responses. Believe it or not, there are alternatives to job boards.

Facebook: The Untapped Job Board

Career Realism

Most of what you hear about Facebook while looking for a job involves keeping your information as private as possible from potential employers. Open jobs are sometimes posted there before they make it onto the company’s regular web site. How do you find a job today?

Kelly Robinson & Broadbean Technology Join Forces with Job Board Giant CareerBuilder

Blogging4jobs

By the end of our lunch, he had offered me the job of Marketing Director at his recruiting tech company – a multi-posting job distributor which dominated the UK market and was just putting their big toe in US waters. Just a sales lunch.

Job Board Detox Tip #5: Do Your Research

Career Realism

How are you doing on your job board detox ? Today you are going to research the companies that you put on your interview bucket list… research them without using job boards! Job board detox research image from Stockvault. Job Search Job Board Detox

Do Job Boards Really Work?

Career Rocketeer

These days, there is a plethora of ways to look for a job, like social networking, going to professional events, or just being your own recruiter. However, one of the more popular job search methods out there is to use job boards. Be that as it may, many people who are looking for jobs find that many boards are either cluttered, full of spam, don’t cater to their needs, or just aren’t the right fit. So, this begs the question: Do job boards really work?

Job Board Detox Tip #7: Define Your Personal Brand

Career Realism

Today’s job board detox tip: Define your personal brand. Resource: Book by Deb Dib and others, “The Twitter Job Search Guide” – teaches how to create Twitter length blurbs for your branding and how to use Twitter.

50 Great Marketing Twitter Feeds

Resume Bear

The easiest way to keep your finger on the pulse of marketing is to log in to Twitter. Almost every Twitter user is selling something, even if it’s only a belief or an image they want to project. Here are 50 of the best Twitter accounts to which you’ll keep coming back for more.

5 Ways To Hack LinkedIn And Twitter For New Jobs

Career Realism

5 Ways To Hack LinkedIn And Twitter For New Jobs. I keep hearing about people who landed jobs using social media. Related: Why You Need Social Media In Your Job Search. Forget about answering job postings or coming in “cold.”

How to Build a Content & Community Strategy for Job Boards #jobg8summitNA

Blogging4jobs

In 2007, I started Blogging4Jobs as a way to build a relationship with job seekers. The blog was a way to help share resources with the job seeker audience while also building a bench of job seekers to fill my openings. Maybe it’s a mash up of job seeker memes.

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TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? | Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on February 10, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? ← How to Make a Perfect Plan For Your Job Search How to Make Sure That Your Resume’s Formatting is Perfect → Like Be the first to like this post.

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Are Larger Niche Job Boards Always Better?

Career Rocketeer

Does a larger job board imply greater visibility or more exposure? This can even be the case when deciding which job boards to use within your niche. Of course, niche job boards could be considered the smaller version of the generic job boards that are usually larger and more popular. A great way to find out is to look for reviews of or testimonials for the job board. Job Search Ad1 SEO1

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. Finding Jobs: Networking.

7 Killer Examples of Twitter Recruiting & Job Cards

Blogging4jobs

This is part of an ongoing series on Social Recruiting 101 and Twitter. Click here to read about Twitter social recruiting best practices. . Twitter is the social network that I love. Fortunately, last year Twitter came to the rescue and launched Twitter Job Cards.

FREE Twitter Book From Job Search and Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

Did you know that the vast majority of executive recruiters use social recruiting (including Twitter) to source and assess top talent? So, are you ready to start using Twitter to accelerate your executive job search and build your personal brand? Network to Find Jobs.

4 Tips To Using Twitter As A Job Seeker

Career Realism

4 Tips To Using Twitter As A Job Seeker. Where are you looking for job opportunities? Most job seekers who are current with the times will tell you they’re looking at online job boards and focusing most of their time on social media sites like LinkedIn.

4 Tips To Using Twitter As A Job Seeker

Career Realism

Where are you looking for job opportunities? Most job seekers who are current with the times will tell you they’re looking at online job boards and focusing most of their time on social media sites like LinkedIn. Related: Why You Need Social Media In Your Job Search.

Job board scams, the resume grind, and new links.

Job Stalker

OK, so I had a pretty good “Twitter week” and have a full load of links to bring you this weekend (and am pretty close already for next week!). As regular readers know, I’ve had yet another “reversal of fortune” with my freelance/consulting, and not having those hours spoken for (bought), I’ve been back to. Read more »

How To Become An Influencer On Twitter

Blogging4jobs

It was super cool to be named and to see so many of Blogging4Job’s authors named in Moodvise’s list of The 100 Most Influential People in HR and Recruiting on Twitter. As such, it highlights content that is successful on Twitter. Read his blog and share to Twitter.

Stalled Executive Job Search? Get Busy on LinkedIn and Twitter

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? No Twitter knowledge needed!

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Twitter Recruiting 101: How to Optimize Your Tweets to Attract Candidates

Blogging4jobs

Last week, Twitter surpassed LinkedIn as the number one social network for sales professionals because it offers the ability to research and engage, especially those you are not connected to, and to do it all in real time. In 2008, I began to understand the power of Twitter.

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5 Ways To Land The Job You Really Want, Instead Of One The Job Board’s Offering

Corn on the Job

DreamChamps (which launches in mid-September) is a community site dedicated to helping entry-level job seekers find work they love by facilitating introductions between them and extraordinary companies via video cover letter. These particular job seekers refuse to settle for “what’s available.”

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5 New Ways to Recruit & Hire Using Twitter’s Improved Platform

Blogging4jobs

Learn more about Twitter by viewing our free Twitter for HR & Marketing webinar available on demand by clicking here. . On a busy day, Twitter sees about 175 million tweets and about 300,000 new visitors on a daily basis. Twitter’s Enhanced Search.

How to Recruit & Source Candidates on Twitter

Blogging4jobs

It’s no secret that Twitter is an information search engine. He later realized via Twitter once the news broke of the raid, how exactly he had been involved. Social Media Job Board. Using sites like Tweet My Jobs , you can pay to post jobs to their extensive network.

The Smart Job Search #9: Don’t Follow the Job Board Rules!

Blue Sky Resumes

This is the ninth in a 10-part series designed to transform your job search. I’ve talked a lot in this series about ways to avoid job boards and find the hidden jobs no-one else knows about. But that doesn’t mean you should ignore job boards altogether.

Lower Recruitment Costs and Time to Hire with Broadbean

Blogging4jobs

I really didn’t have a moment to waste which is why I really love the ease of Broadbean’s job distribution platform. Instead they allow you to post to an almost unlimited number of job boards and distribution channels without leaving the web page seen to your left.

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How to Find a Job on Twitter (Part 1)

Resume Bear

When I was brainstorming this series of posts, I thought about starting it off with a bit of info about Twitter and what it is and why its relevant. And then I thought, nah, if you don’t know why Twitter matters then you are probably not reading this anyway.

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3 killer reasons to include Twitter in your job search

Mildred Talabi

When Twitter first launched in 2006, some people eyed it with ‘big-brother-watching-you’ type suspicion; some dismissed it as the latest social media “craze”, and a large part of society (myself included) ignored it – after all, we were still trying to get our heads round this whole Facebook thing.

Job Boards: How Effective is this Tool in Your Job Search? (Part 1.

Boomers Next Step

Part 1 of II) Careers — By Trish Johnson on April 13, 2011 8:34 am Anyone that is in the process of a job search must utilize every available avenue and opportunity to capture the attention of firms that are expanding their current staffing levels. Job Boards A typical job posting on the larger job boards such as Monster or Workopolis , may draw thousands of applicants for the same position.

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The Science of Social Job Sharing [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

Do you understand the potential of sharing your jobs on social media? Takeaways: Facebook users have 31,000 people in their extended networks – that’s a lot of potential viewers for your jobs! The average Twitter user has 208 followers – that’s a lot of people!

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Twitter in the job search.

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 Twitter in the job search.

How to Avoid the Job Search Rut

The Undercover Recruiter

I believe that everyone has their own “nightmare career” – a job that would turn their life into a living hell. I feel as though some job seekers fall into this same pattern, especially those who are in the early stages of their career. Job boards are usually a job seeker’s first stop.

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Why LinkedIn is More Important than Facebook or Twitter

The Undercover Recruiter

Unemployment in many countries are at an all-time high and LinkedIn is one natural place for job seekers to network their way to the next opportunity. Perhaps more so natural than job boards which have historically been the place to go.

11 concrete ways to use Twitter for networking

Blue Sky Resumes

I don’t know how many job seekers are strategically using Twitter to network and advance their job search , but I do know that it’s a very small percentage. If you already use Twitter, you can easily switch to the more strategic focus I am going to teach you.

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twitter!? can it really help me find a new job?

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. Comments Twitter!?

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Why Recruitment is NOT Dying

The Undercover Recruiter

the socialization of the web means that everyone has a digital footprint, whether it’s LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare, blogs, specialist online communities, emails etc.

6 Alternatives to Job Search Boards

Career Alley

Without a doubt, job search boards are the number one tool that people use for their job search. Which is exactly why you should be looking at some of the other job search alternatives that are available to you. That being said, where else can you look for a job (and why)?

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