3 States Job-Seeking Graduates Should Consider

Career Alley

While it may not have the population density, skyscrapers or beautiful beachfront property of other states, it has something that makes other states jealous: jobs. An oil boom and low unemployment spell good news for job-seekers. percent, with the addition of nearly 16,000 jobs.

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Start like an Immigrant: Ways to Get a Job Even If Your Diploma Is Fresh Off the Press

Resume Bear

No job is beneath you, although everyone has a deep need for a sense of accomplishment. At an age when many Americans are looking to retire, Lola was searching for a job. She even took on a second job and worked at a retirement home. He realized his engineering degree wasn’t going to get him there, so he quit his high-paying job as an engineer at Boeing and went to law school at Pepperdine University. Fiscal cliff. Debt ceiling.

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21 Best Niche Job Boards for Recruiters


This post is sponsored by SHRM Jobs , a job board dedicated to helping recruiters hire the best human resource professionals. There are either too many job seekers to choose from or locating that needle in the haystack takes more time, effort and phone calls than time you have. Enter in job boards especially those niche ones that cultivate relationships with the niche and speciality communities and job seekers, you want to reach. Authentic Jobs.

4 Signs It’s Time To Rebrand Yourself

Career Realism

Presently, Miley Cyrus – whether you lover her or hate her – has done a marvelous job of shedding her sweet and innocent Hannah Montana image to the over-the-top, risque, ‘molly-popping’ Miley. If you are looking to change careers or apply for a new job, this would be a good reason to change up your corporate look a little. Your previous job might have been an office desk job where you were responsible for administrative skills.

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What Do You REALLY Want to Do? - Jobacle.com BLOG - Career Advice.


You realize that, in fact, your dream job had not been just sitting there waiting for you to graduate for all these years. So often we end up taking whatever job comes our way first, because let’s face it: life has immediate demands, often in the form of dollars and cents signs.

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Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question 1: I was fired in my last job in Florida. Good luck in your job search, Al Sklover. At that time I was assured someone else would be helping me do my job. I have been able to do my job – and the added duties – with none of the promised help.

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What NOT to Do in an Interview

Career Realism

This badly behaved candidate was an administrator in her 50s, looking for an additional job to earn a little extra money. In this tough job market, any face time you get with a hiring manager is absolutely invaluable. How do you find a job today?

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Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters


More popular spots where job seekers and recruiters are meeting up on LinkedIn. Not sure how or why to use LinkedIn Groups on your job search? Then read this first: Everything You Need to Know About Finding Jobs with LinkedIn Groups ). 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Your Job Search. This is THE group where Engineers have the best chance of finding job opportunities on LinkedIn. Open access group for any member of CallCentre Search. JOBS 2.0

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Representative Weiner's online conduct: a reminder to employers.


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. » Job Hunting and Credit Reports For some reason, there are individuals and groups bent on scaring job applicants about credit reports by spreading miss-information that is just plain wrong. » These States Have the Most jobs 7 States With The Most JobsWith job creation continuing at a snails pace, some job seekers are finding that it pays to go where the jobs are.

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red flags when interviewing, asking to work remotely, and more

Ask A Manager

Am I right to be concerned about this job prospect? Balancing those concerns is the state of the current job market and a probable case of impostor syndrome on my part. I’ve also been in a long-distance relationship for the past 4 years and although everything’s going well, I’m getting tired of delaying the next step (wedding bells) and fully enjoying our relationship because our jobs haven’t allowed us to get remotely close to one another.

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6 Reasons A Flexible Work Schedule Will Change Your Life

Career Realism

Having a flexible work schedule is becoming one of the most sought-after job perks. According to a survey conducted by FlexJobs , 97 % of respondents said a job with flexibility would have a positive impact on their overall quality of life. It can make you appreciate your job more.