Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers

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3 Critical Things to Know Before Jumping Ship in a Bad Economy

Career Realism

As anyone who has looked for a job knows, there is no such thing as a ‘sure bet’ for employment. Hopefully, one of the reasons you landed the job interview is by way of someone who is an internal contact or has insider knowledge of the company. How do you find a job today?

Social media transforms the job search, recruitment landscape

Resume Bear

Recently I read an interesting article about whether Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn can really help people find a job. The article noted how nowadays, a college degree and even years of experience do not necessarily translate into a good job. By Pedram Tabibi.

Money Questions and Your Job Search

Resume Bear

Jeff hates his job the way Sergio Garcia hates Tiger Woods. In his words, the job “dominates” him, “owns” him and often makes him feel “shockingly sorry for himself.”. Jeff is a 28-year-old, well-educated corporate attorney in Los Angeles. My job as a coach is to help my clients make great decisions, to help them better evaluate the personal and professional decisions they face to get to the best possible outcome. I wish I hadn’t taken the job for the money.”.

2013 127

30 Great Books For Job Search, Career And Life

Tim's Strategy

30 books that added value to my job search, career or life at different times. A great book for executive-level job seekers looking to optimize their career or job search strategy. Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 2.0: I used to be a really big reader.

2010 111

Job Search, Career and Life: Your 11 Favorite Posts From 2011

Tim's Strategy

Like LinkedIn, Twitter has so much potential as a social networking tool for job search. Avoiding social media is a bad move in this new modern job search. Recruiters Insider Secrets To Getting The Job. How To Sleep Like A Baby During Job Search.

2011 98

Work With America’s Best Executive Recruiters

Executive Career Brand

The 250 Top-Ranked Executive Search Firms in America and 8 Tips To Work With Them. When you’re proactively job-hunting, you need to take advantage of every opportunity to advance your job search. According the online job search expert Susan P.

Careers That Require The Highest Pain Threshold

Career Alley

If you love what you do, you never work a day in your life,” is a saying that tells career searchers to find something they have a passion for but jobs that people love are few and far between. Sometimes people must settle for a job that is available or one that pays the most money and put their dream job on hold. Some jobs can lead to physical pain and finding a new career may not always be an option but living with constant pain is no way to live.

2013 130

How to Network Your Way Into a Great-Fit Executive Job

Executive Career Brand

So, get your head out of the job boards and stop wasting so much time sending your resume out in response to online job postings. You may not know that one of the best ways to land a job at one of your target companies is through a referral from an employee.

2014 174

9 Cheap Ways To Network In A New City

Career Realism

But how are you supposed to meet successful industry professionals when the average cost of a martini in Los Angeles is $18 bucks? Your alumni association, especially if you graduated from an entertainment-related program, probably has a presence in Los Angeles.

should I reach back out about a job I was rejected for, convincing a friend to job-search, and more

Ask A Manager

Should I reach back out about a job I was rejected for? About 6-8 months ago, I went through three rounds of interviews for a job I was really excited about, at a company I would love to work for. I’m still really interested in the job and the company. I have no idea what the job entails or what the salary is since no description was provided, and it’s located 15 miles away from me. I live in Los Angeles, and traffic here is pure hell.

2014 61

The Best Cities for Young Professionals to Move to For Jobs

Career Alley

Instead of naming the obvious choices like Los Angeles or New York, this list will point out other great options as well. Thanks to the University of Texas, an influx of immigrants & lots of space, there are always jobs to be found. Good luck in your search.

2012 173

10 reasons why you didn’t get that dream job

Career Alley

Even though there seems to be what may be described as “job scarcity” in the new millennium with the onslaught of the global financial crisis and other similar challenges prevailing here and there. People are still getting employed and changing jobs so why does your case seem to be different?

2012 170

California Tech Sales | SoCal (A Xerox Company)

Career Realism

Looking for a professional job in tech sales? CLICK HERE to Apply >> Solutions Consultant Position: We have 5 openings for Solutions Consultants to join our Los Angeles, Ontario, or Irvine sales teams. California Tech Sales | SoCal (A Xerox Company) Work It Daily.

Thank You For Not Hiring Me, Chipotle

Corn on the Job

I was trying to land a “dream job” with Chipotle in September of 2011, but any place that would have hired me would have been my dream job. What drove me to try a Hire Me initiative, was the success of my friend’s campaign for Turner Broadcast in Los Angeles.

2012 113

What You Shouldn’t Include on Your Resume – But Probably Are

Career Alley

Usually, the justification for including these things is that they can help to show your qualifications for specific jobs. Obviously, if you’re a high school student and you’re applying for a job a Wal-Mart, include your high school under education. Good luck in your search.

2012 176

Time To Disappear For The Day?

Tim's Strategy

Ideally a traditional work day (from the office, business development chain gang or job search effort). We’re not looking to create a massive police manhunt or a famous Los Angeles freeway chase. What if you could disappear for a day?

Three Critical Things To Know Before Jumping Ship In A Bad Economy

Jennifer Anthony

As a résumé writer, I hear some of the most dreadful tales imaginable from clients about searching for or changing jobs. As anyone who has looked for a job knows, there is no such thing as a ‘sure bet’ for employment. Hopefully, one of the reasons that you landed the job interview is by way of someone who is an internal contact or has insider knowledge of the company. Reach for the Skype: tackling a job interview on webcam. By Dawn Rasmussen.

Who are the 10 Most Connected People on LinkedIn?

Resume Bear

Greater Los Angeles Area. Most Connected Woman on LinkedIn ~ Blogging about Social Media, Recruiting, Networking and Job Search Tips & Tricks… Pay It Forward! Career Advice College Graduates For Recruiters Human Resource News Job Market Social Media Success Stories linkedin resumebearIn honor of LinkedIn passing the 100 Million member mark this week, I thought I’d introduce you to the 10 most connected people on LinkedIn.

2011 196

10 Quick and Easy Ways to Use Social Media to find a Job

Career Alley

It has changed the way we interact with our friends, changed how we share information and photos with our families and for some it has even changed how to find a job. Using social media can easily give you an advantage in your job search. Perform a Search.

Three Critical Things To Know Before Jumping Ship In A Bad Economy

Jennifer Anthony

As a résumé writer, I hear some of the most dreadful tales imaginable from clients about searching for or changing jobs. As anyone who has looked for a job knows, there is no such thing as a ‘sure bet’ for employment. Hopefully, one of the reasons that you landed the job interview is by way of someone who is an internal contact or has insider knowledge of the company. Reach for the Skype: tackling a job interview on webcam. By Dawn Rasmussen.

10 Things To Know About A Career In The Sports Industry

Career Realism

If you plan to get a job in sports, then you may have to attend many functions, happy hours, or networking events to find out who is hiring. Your credentials and related experience will help you get a job; however, a large portion of success is luck. Research The Job Description.

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3 Steps To Branding Yourself For Career Success

Career Realism

In a recent Los Angeles Times article about the band Foster the People, band leader Mark Foster tells about being approached by A&R reps from Dr. Dre’s label, Aftermath, several years ago. 3 Steps To Branding Yourself For Career Success. Work It Daily.

2016 83

Graduate to Moving Faster on Your Job Hunt

Resume Bear

As someone that was out of full-time work for nearly a year and a half not too far back, I know how difficult the job hunt can be. The bottom line was that I was finding myself having to apply for a plethora of jobs with the job market in a sad state due to the ongoing recession at the time.

2012 252

10 Reasons Why You Haven’t Heard Back From A Recruiter

Career Realism

Her job was frustrating and her supervisor was uninspiring. Then one day, a recruiter called with the job of her dreams. And she began the process of interviewing for her dream job. Ten interviews and four months later, Samantha was certain this job was hers. The recruiter’s time and attention will go to the candidate most likely to close the search. All job criteria is not always listed in the job description. Job Search recruiter

2014 88

Social Media Professional

Career Alley

Author Bio: Marcela De Vivo is a freelance writer in the Los Angeles area. Good luck in your search. Related posts: The Effects of Social Media on Your Job Search. 10 Quick and Easy Ways to Use Social Media to find a Job.

‘Tis the Time of the Season for Faith

Career Rocketeer

I’ve noticed the tone among some job seekers who started discussions over the past few weeks in LinkedIn groups I follow and among many responders as well is staring to sound despondent. Worse, many sound ready to give up looking for a new job completely thinking it’s a hopeless situation.

2011 64

4 Helpful Tips For Your Accounting Career

Career Realism

Viewing your career the same way can help you handle its various ups and downs – from being downsized to getting offered one of the hottest accounting jobs in your area. The certified public accountant designation is one that opens doors for people to more and greater accounting jobs.

2013 83

56 Israel Chambers of Commerce for Jobs in Israel or Abroad

JobMob

A key resource for finding a job between Israel and another country or state. How are chambers of commerce useful for job seekers? Here are 20 Chamber of Commerce Tips To Find Jobs Here or Overseas (you might want to read that first and then come back here). Los Angeles-Israel Chamber of Commerce. Have you used any of these chambers of commerce in your job search? Related posts: The Most Under-Used Resource To Find Jobs Here or Overseas.

2011 81

3 Steps To Branding Yourself For Career Success

Career Realism

In a recent Los Angeles Times article about the band Foster the People, band leader Mark Foster tells about being approached by A&R reps from Dr. Dre’s label, Aftermath, several years ago. Job Search career

2013 83

What's in a Phone Number?

Telecommuting Journal

For example, if you are a company located in a small town looking for a presence in Manhattan or Los Angeles, having a phone number in one of those cities will make it appear as though your business is located there.

2010 158

Building Actionable Relationships from Social Networking

Career Realism

I moved and accepted a job to an area where I didn’t know anybody. The job didn’t work out. How do you find a job today? You get career and job search help from us! Search Our Content Loading Loading

How To Find a Job Before The Job Description is Written

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2010 266

Giving Back Pro Bono Style. Via Taproot. | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

The first post was about volunteering during your job search. But this is less about a job search supplement. According to Anne, there are over 10,000 non-profits in Los Angeles alone. And, unlike a traditional job application, they follow-up with everyone.

2010 81

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

Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador.

Telecommuting Journal

Here’s what I found to be available today: Atlanta, GA Austin, TX Boston, MA Chicago, IL Cincinnati, OH Cleveland, OH Columbus, OH Detroit, MI Houston, TX Indianapolis, IN Kansas City, KS Las Vegas, NV Los Angeles, CA Memphis, TN Miami, FL Milwaukee, WI Minneapolis, St.

2008 130

Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador.

Telecommuting Journal

Here’s what I found to be available today: Atlanta, GA Austin, TX Boston, MA Chicago, IL Cincinnati, OH Cleveland, OH Columbus, OH Detroit, MI Houston, TX Indianapolis, IN Kansas City, KS Las Vegas, NV Los Angeles, CA Memphis, TN Miami, FL Milwaukee, WI Minneapolis, St.

2008 130

What to Expect When Moving to China for Work - Jobacle.com BLOG.

Jobacle

The demand for skills and management experience is creating jobs for Americans in the East. Finding the job and sorting out the visa is not as difficult as it once was. Many expatriates find the cultural divide too great to overcome; quit their jobs abroad and move home.

2011 198

3 Flexible Day Jobs For Actors

Career Realism

That is why having a day job with growth potential – or even a parallel career path – in place before that decision needs to be made is so valuable. So with that in mind, here is my list of three jobs which can be done as day jobs or as alternative careers, or even developed into businesses.

2013 78

5 Tips For Transitioning To A New City

Career Realism

Related: Job Seeker On The Move? In large cities, there may be enough local talent to fill existing jobs. When faced with this situation, many job seekers create a plan to dupe their new employer into thinking they’re local. 3 Helpful Tips For Your Relocation Job Search.

2014 86

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question 2: If my new employer misled me about my new job, and I leave the new job for this reason, do I have to repay a loan the new employer made to me when I was hired? Question 3: Can an employer say that it will only pay a “retention bonus” if you lose your job after a merger?

2011 169

Pro Bono Consulting: Is It Right For You? | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Larisa is a senior executive looking for her next role and is currently working on two projects (called service grants) with Taproot in the Los Angeles area. Her experience with scheduling pro bono service and managing a successful job search effort?

2010 94