Five ways finding your strengths can help your job search

Mildred Talabi

But before I tell you just how finding your strengths can help you in your job search, I need to tell you about Michael Hyatt. Your turn: Are you aware of any personal strengths that have helped you in your career or job search?

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Job Search – From the Beginning – Recruiters Part 1

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Fasten Seat Belt While Job Hunting – from your Smartphone Career or Job Change – How Do You Decide? Sometimes you need to do the same with your job search, kind of “do over&#. There is background on each of their recruiters as well as a job guide and registration capability.

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4 Best Cities In The U.S. To Focus Your Job Search

Career Realism

Whether you’re ready to make a move for personal reasons, or you’re simply on the lookout for a new opportunity, moving for a job can be overwhelming, to say the least. The job market in America has been steadily improving, but some areas show more signs of improvement than others. 3 Helpful Tips For Your Relocation Job Search. Here are a few cities in America that show positive signs of growth, and would be great places to focus a job search.

Riding Out the Storms to Get Underway in Your New Career

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter This year’s Texas drought has been an interesting contrast to last year’s Missouri floods. Related posts: Mid-Year Job-Search Checkup: Get Your Juices Flowing! Following our move from rain-drenched Kansas City to stormy and windy Lake Texoma in May 2011, our initial concern was that we’d moved to a too-gusty location. Yes, you can have ‘too much’ wind for sailing – at [.]

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Job Board Detox Tip #2: Take an Assessment

Career Realism

Today’s job board detox tip: Identify your target. The first step in any job search is to ensure you have your target identified. For fun, take this assessment at the University of Missouri Career Center. Job board detox assessment image from Bigstock.

Job-Seeking Tips for College Graduates

Resume Bear

Looking for that first job after graduating college can be a daunting experience. Through my experience interviewing hundreds of recent grads for my own business, I’ve come up with this list of tips for job-seeking, recent college graduates. You need to focus your search by determining where you want to be in ten years. Identify one to three categories of jobs that you want. Hiring managers realize you may not have much money – after all, you don’t have a job yet.

Network by Joining LinkedIn Groups

Hiring Technical People

And, if you’re looking for a job, it has to be your business to know. Look at the past jobs. Have the posted jobs been at your level? Maybe you want Ruby on Rails in Missouri, or Midwest, or Central. If you find a group with with a geographical location, you can be more assured that the posted jobs are relatively close to that location. If you are looking for a job, look for active LinkedIn groups. Agile Job Search LinkedIn network recruiting

The Senior Series: Ready, Aim, Fire.

Ms. Career Girl

by Nicole Crimaldi on February 25, 2010 The college seniors I’ve talked to lately all have one common question/concern that goes something like this: This ridiculously Type A person I know at school said she has already applied to 37 jobs! Same applies to your job search.

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Resumes: Can I Omit the City of My Previous Employer?

Career Realism

Also, my last job was in Branson, Missouri, and my prior job was in San Diego. What skills did you develop in each job? That’s the kind of proactive marketing that job searching takes these days. Dear J.T. &

Email a Professor Today

Ms. Career Girl

And that, regardless of what job you accept after graduation, you should never stop pursuing your passions outside of your job. Plus, just as Karen says … I get job listing too! Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us!

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Fake Job Post: Bill Starway Wants Your Credit Report - Jobacle.com.

Jobacle

A hotbed for scammers, pedofiles and sexual deviants, the free online classified advertisement board is still a go-to website for many job seekers. But let the (alleged) scam below be a reminder to be vigilant when looking for a job on Craigslist. Louis missouri!

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The Hidden Jobs Report

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 The Hidden Jobs Report 21.

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The Hidden Jobs Report | 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 The Hidden Jobs Report 21.

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Resumes Are Not Just For the Unemployed!

Career Rocketeer

If you’re an unemployed professional it’s a no brainer that you need to make the investment in a professionally-prepared resume as part of your job search portfolio in order to stand out above the competition.

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FTC Cracks Down on Con Artists Who Target Jobless Americans

Telecommuting Journal

As part of the law enforcement sweep announced today, dubbed Operation Bottom Dollar , the FTC has filed seven cases against the operators of deceptive and illegal job and money-making scams and announced developments in four previously filed job scam cases. Monster, Careerbuilder, Bing and Craigslist will display FTC consumer education material to people who are using the companies’ Web sites to look for jobs. District Court for the Western District of Missouri.

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Minimum wage hike could boost Economy, research show

HireCentrix

Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Presented by the authors today on a panel hosted by the National Employment Law Project and the Center for American Progress, the studies consolidate 15 years of research showing that increasing the minimum wage boosts incomes without slowing job creation, even during weak economic periods. » If You Can Get a Date You Can Get an Interview… If You Can Get an Interview, You Can Get a Job!Ever

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Announcing another live video chat and something else. | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

I think it's actually something catchy like three things to do in an interview to get the job. How to negotiate salary, how to deal with getting fired from the last job, how to deal with references when your boss doesn't know your job hunting.

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