The New Job Search Strategy Tool: First Reactions

Tim's Strategy

Since we launched the job search strategy tool into public beta, we’ve had some great feedback. Do you need to build a successful job search strategy ? For those of you who’ve already found a job – awesome and congrats!

My Favorite Job Search and Career Sites

Career Alley

I’ve seen hundreds of career and job search sites over the years that I’ve been writing for CareerAlley. I’ve covered Job Search Sites, Career Advice sites and Career Resource sites. In any event, this is another good job search site.

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Guerrilla Job Hunting - Newsletter Resume

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.

2010 59

The Elevator Speech Marketing Tool

RedStarResume

When you’re on the search for a new job, it’s important to pull out all the stops. The competition for jobs is fierce; in order to stand out amongst the crowd you have to market yourself in the best way possible.

My Favorite Job Search and Career Sites – Vol 1

Career Alley

I’ve seen hundreds of career and job search sites over the three years that I’ve been writing for CareerAlley. I’ve covered Job Search Sites, Career Advice sites and Career Resource sites. Most of these I’ve stumbled upon during my research on a topic for a post and then have continued to visit the site (or recommend them to job searchers). Job Search Sites : There are hundreds of job search sites (and this estimate is probably low).

2012 157

Introverts’ Guide to a Smooth Job Search

JobMob

Looking for a job doesn’t have to be so hard. While launching a job search may not rank in difficulty with rocket science, it has become increasingly difficult and more complex. There are volumes on job search advice.

2014 114

Making Job Search Fun | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 Making Job Search Fun (Yeah, That’s Right!) Job search is tough and it’s certainly a lot of work; but it doesn’t have to be drudgery. Job Search News [.]

2010 99

Career Tools to Check Out in 2011 | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Monday, January 3rd, 2011 Career Tools to Check Out in 2011 This month’s Career Collective topic is trends, tools, and hiring practices for 2011. Thanks for being such a wealth of information for job seekers!

2011 98

5 Secrets for Using Industry Groups in Job Search

Tim's Strategy

Industry associations are a job seeker’s best friend—or at least they should be. I’m busy looking for a job!” Read the newsletter and consider contributing. Most chapters have newsletters with updates on events and member news.

2013 110

Effective Research For an Effective Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

→ Effective Research For an Effective Job Search Posted on October 1, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony Guest Article by: Louise Garver Your job not only consumes 40+ hours each week, but also determines how you spend the remaining hours.

2009 158

Job Search Resources – What do You Suggest?

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Finding a Job During the Holidays All that Glitters is Not Gold – How Much are You Worth? » Job Search Resources – What do You Suggest? While you are on the site, take a look at the links at the top of the page for the Blog, Tools, 30 Ideas Book and more. Good luck with your search.

2010 116

Expedite Your Job Search With a Dollar-Driven Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

→ Expedite Your Job Search With a Dollar-Driven Executive Resume Posted on December 15, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony By Laura Smith-Proulx Designated Resume Rockstar Readying your resume for an executive job search? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

2009 130

In a Job Search, Knowledge is Power

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 In a Job Search, Knowledge is Power This month’s Career Collective question is What is your favorite resource for job seekers?

2010 80

Twitter, Bret Michaels and Job Search

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Friday, April 30th, 2010 Twitter, Bret Michaels and Job Search I’ve never really been a big fan of Poison or Bret Michaels. Which leads me to job search.

2010 83

College Grad Job Search – Are We There Yet? – Vol 2

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « 7 Motivational Keys for job seekers Who’s Hiring from the Best Companies to Work for – Vol 18 » College Grad Job Search – Are We There Yet? Job search is much the same. You can post your resume, search for jobs and peruse the information the IT Resources page.

2010 109

How to Save Time in Your Job Search [5 Top Tips]

The Undercover Recruiter

There’s no denying searching for a job these days is trickier than it used to be. A decade ago if you wanted a job you’d go into your local job centre, have a look in the local newspaper or ask around your network of friends and family – these days the picture is very different.

2013 114

Top Resources At College Career Centers

RedStarResume

Use computer assessment tools to evaluate your own interests and values as it relates to a career and some possible fields you might want to consider. Participate and learn how to conduct informational interviews and job shadow with professionals in a career of interest to you.

Sneak Peek: The 2011 Ultimate Twitter Job Search Guide

JobMob

Take a first look at the 2011 edition of The Ultimate Twitter Job Search Guide, which is almost ready. This ebook will tell you everything you need to start finding jobs on Twitter right away. 4) The Secrets To Finding a Job With Twitter Without Even Being on Twitter.

2011 81

Brain Research Shows Power of Storytelling in the Job Search.

Career Rocketeer

Neuromarketing, [link] ] What could this research possibly have to do with your job search? Well, imagine, for example, the implications in a job interview. This new research suggests just one reason stories are powerful tools in the job search. Job-seekers for many years have been advised to respond by deploying a Situation (or Problem or Challenge) à Action à Result structure, often referred to by the acronyms SAR, PAR, or CAR.

2011 81

How to Create a Professional Email Signature for Your Career or Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

In prior blog posts I spoke about some rather sophisticated career management documents such a brag book, a networking newsletter, and a one-page biography. Consider the following scenario: You are a “heads down” corporate employee doing a good, no, make that a great job. Tools.

2010 110

Two (or More) Job Opportunities? – 18 Elements of Comparison – [Part 1 of 2]

Sklover Working Wisdom

NOTE : This Newsletter is of considerable length, befitting its importance to so many. ACTUAL CASE HISTORY : Danielle, a senior marketing executive, was quite unhappy in her job. In the end, she made the move to the new job, and fortunately has never looked back. On the job?

2018 130

Threshold Consulting: It's Your Life, Own It!: Succeeding in a.

Threshold Consulting

World This month’s Career Collective topic is re-tooling / re-focusing / organizing your job search.   Perhaps it was the listing of categories in search of answers, but in a flash, I was thinking, “l’ll take re-tooling for 100, Alex.” Today, any effort to re-tool, re-focus, or re-organize your job search and career management, means giving up past career models so you can re-align your efforts to meet today’s reality.

2011 148

Latest Job-Search Scam; Jobseekers Beware | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « How To Write Sales Resume When I Have No Sales Experience? » Latest Job-Search Scam; Jobseekers Beware The latest email scams are now targeting job seekers. Among the scams are emails that claim to be offering employment from familiar, reputable companies such as Pepsi and Starbucks, or masquerade as messages from real job sites like CareerBuilder or Monster.com.

2009 40

HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: Fantastic Recruiting and Job Hunt tools.

HireCentrix

Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. Recruiting Tools. Fantastic Recruiting and Job Hunt tools for Firefox. TOPIC: Fantastic Recruiting and Job Hunt tools for Firefox. Fantastic Recruiting and Job Hunt tools for Firefox. Recruiting Tools. Fantastic Recruiting and Job Hunt tools for Firefox. Be our Friend.

Guerrilla Job Hunting - Being Creative in Your Job Search: So Much.

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.

2010 59

Top 5 Twitter Apps for Recruitment

The Undercover Recruiter

Twitter is an extremely useful tool for posting job opportunities as well as researching applicants. TweetMyJobs holds two options for recruiters – the small business, free option (less than 25 jobs per year) and the enterprise (more than 25 jobs per year) option.

Bright Lights: Tips on Breaking into the Entertainment Industry

Ms. Career Girl

Ask about an internship or part-time job there and start getting familiar with the industry in your own area. Platforms like LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram have become important tools in connecting us with each other professionally as well as personally.

2018 158

Key Differences Between Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Ms. Career Girl

Chances are, they’ve picked the resume that you sent in for *that* job and it’s aroused their curiosity. They may have searched LinkedIn for someone like you or have come across your content and then viewed your profile.

2017 195

“18 Tips to Address Job-Loss Anxiety and Blues”

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES ”: There is no reason to share any “case histories” with anyone who has ever been employed, is now employed, who wants to be employed or who experienced job loss. Losing your job hurts, and even the thought of losing your job gnaws at your inner self. Simply put, there’s barely a person among us in this job market who is truly job-secure. . And, for this reason, we offer you these 18 Tips to Reduce Job-Loss Anxiety and Blues. .

2013 122

Cover Yourself: How to Write a Cover Letter Worth Reading

Jennifer Anthony

Making the Most of Your LinkedIn Profile → Cover Yourself: How to Write a Cover Letter Worth Reading Posted on April 23, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Jennifer Anthony When applying for employment, a resume is the tool that you use to sell yourself.

In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation

Threshold Consulting

» In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation This month’s Career Collective topic is things job seekers should keep an eye on in 2011 (trends/tools/hiring practices).  It’s as true of job candidates as it is of products. Seth Godin tells the story of Binny Thomas who got a new job without leaving her old one by simply choosing to stand out rather than fit in. First, there really is a certain amount of soul searching in this process.

2011 157

Career Networking Do’s and Don’ts

Resume Bear

Here are the keys to successful networking for your job -search. Follow these simple rules and you should achieve success in this important strategic tool of job-hunting. Do read our article, Networking Your Way to a New Job.

2011 253

3 Tips You Should Know If You Get Laid Off From WeWork

Career Realism

You may also be tempted to update your headline with "actively seeking opportunities" to let companies know you're looking for a job—but this is a terrible idea. Whatever you do, don't brand yourself as a Jack or Jill of all trades in your job search.

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Any one else sick of hearing about Facebook and it's privacy issues?

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Can There Be a Worse Way to Apply For a Job Than to Attend a Cattle Call?

2010 130

7 Handy New Twitter Timesavers

JobMob

New tools to help you get more done with Twitter. 28, 2011: I just discovered these tools recently and am still trying them myself. Why I like it: The ideal tool if Twitter has become your main source of shared links i.e. replacing your RSS feed reader. Thanking people one by one is easy if you don’t get RT’ed a lot, but using this tool means that THEORETICALLY you won’t need to worry regardless of how many RTs you get.

Job Hunting in 2010? Let Go of Obsolete Techniques From 2000

Jennifer Anthony

Let Go of Obsolete Techniques From 2000 Posted on January 1, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Laura Smith-Proulx Designated Resume Rockstar With 2010 upon us, professionals everywhere are gearing up for the job hunt, with the usual energy that accompanies a January job search.

2010 164

Protecting Your Name – How to Keep Integrity in Your Executive.

Jennifer Anthony

As all 21st century minded people know, social networking websites provide tools to allow you to contact anyone that you’ve known over the years. Some social networking websites like LinkedIn offer incredible tools for executives, and can make it much easier to find a desirable position.

2010 141

Job Seekers: You Are Fooling Yourself If…

Career Solvers

What can you do about it, and how to avoid being tricked by common job search blunders. If you aren’t getting interviews your search isn’t working. Posting on the job boards with thousands of other applicants will rarely get you noticed.

2010 78

Looking Into the 2010 Careers Crystal Ball

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Thursday, January 21st, 2010 Looking Into the 2010 Careers Crystal Ball This month’s Career Collective topic revolves around advice to job seekers to make the most out of 2010. Think about jobs that can’t be outsourced.

2010 77

Hiring Problem: The Lack Of Specificity In The Hiring Process

Career Realism

” Related: 6 Job Search Reality Checks To Begin 2015. According to a recent study from Burning Glass Technologies, an analysis of “middle-skills jobs” (roles that require high school but not college degrees), 78% of jobs call for fluency with technology. Job Search

2015 109

Should I Email My Entire LinkedIn Network?

Tim's Strategy

But it is a more purposeful use of the tool that I want you to consider. You can send a newsletter or email to these closer-in friends. Especially if they opt in to (and opt out of) your newsletter. Social Networking bulk career networks Communication community websites csv file e mail e mail spam email entire human interest Job Search LinkedIn linkedin open networker new connection online social networking reach shares social information processing spamming tempt web 2.0

How To Market Yourself In Today’s Economy

Career Realism

You don’t need to be a rocket scientist to recognize that job seekers face obstacles today that they never imagined in the past. You need to know what skills and experiences employers seek for the jobs you want. Review job descriptions; what keywords show up again and again?

Old School Networking Meets New School Networking | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

I don’t know, I’m probably being sensitive, but I’d like to think these networking tools are to our careers what French sauce making is to food. I like having more tools to help me achieve my career goals. I also like her explanation of why these old school networking tools help. I’d like to lay out both sets of tools and share some of the logic around both. Participating in Events Old school = Newsletters, mailing lists and talking.