5 Job Search Tips For Engineers

Career Realism

If you have just graduated from college with engineering as your major and are looking for a job, don’t get desperate. You can easily find your first job if you know where and how to look. Graduates therefore need to go an extra mile to land jobs in the competitive field.

Effective Immediately: Meet Emily Bennington!

Ms. Career Girl

Emily and I met in person for the first time in Columbus, Ohio about 2 weeks ago. I’m very excited to announce and support Emily’s first published book, Effective Immediately: How to Fit In, Stand Out, and Move Up at Your First Real Job. Jobs are just jobs.

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Why focus on talent in the hiring process

Cube Rules

The information gathered can shine a light on what employers you want to search for and how to survive the hiring process. From Ohio University: This infographic covers the […]. Job Search

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Navigating the Gig Economy

Ms. Career Girl

The following is a guest post by Torin Ellis, a job search expert. The phrase ” this isn’t your parents job search ” has never been more true. Job Search In Today’s World. The post Navigating the Gig Economy appeared first on Ms.

Four Careers For Women Who Love Numbers And Data

Ms. Career Girl

Forbes overviewed a study done by IBM that predicted that jobs that fall under the umbrella of data science will “soar 28 percent by 2020.”. Thus, it is a prime time for individuals interested in pursuing a data or numbers job to get out there.

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You Had Me … and Then You Totally Lost Me

Blue Sky Resumes

Back when I worked in HR – in a good economy – and decided to look for a new job, I sent out at least that many resumes before I found a new position. I have no idea why she didn’t find my resume in a database search, but she didn’t.

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Changes in Health Care: The Nurse Practitioners is the New Doctor

Ms. Career Girl

By 2020, the number of jobs available to NPs is expected to grow by 31%. Chances are if you pursue a NP career, you will be able to find a job. As if the high job prospects isn’t enough of a perk, a career as a nurse practitioner has an average annual salary of $92,670.

Social Media Job Consequences Get College Students’ Attention


My presentation a few days later to some 150 students at The Ohio State University went very well. In the beginning, I asked how many were currently seeking a job. Job Search Social Media online presense online reputation spring break

5 Hot Careers in Engineering

Career Alley

It’s a really tough job market for college grads these days and, while Engineering careers tend to pay quite well, much depends on the specialty and demand for that specialty. Finding a jobJob search links ==>> Petroleum Engineer Jobs. Job Search.

Employer Networking Through Your College


These are often the kind of opportunities that can lead to an internship or a first job. Many schools have job and internship fairs or “career days. Some colleges are affiliated with college networks or consortiums that can be important to your internship search.

What’s Your Best Advice to College Students on Managing Their Social Media?


These two facts were running through my mind as I stood on the auditorium stage in front of more than 200 students at The Ohio State University. Do you review social media of job candidates?

Five Tips for Landing your Dream Job

Career Alley

With the current economy, it may be weeks or months before you get a job you studied for. However, if you are looking for that dream job , then that is a different story. You need to find out about the companies that offer the job which you want to get. Good luck in your search.

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What the Wisconsin protests mean for your career

Cube Rules

Others in Indiana, Ohio — even Idaho — have done the same against bills in their own states. In other words, you have little control over your job situation at any given time or with any given job. You can control your job skills and job performance.

3 easy ways to tell a recruiter does not have a clue

Cube Rules

I can usually tell when a new job posting comes out because I tend to get 2-4 phone calls or emails on the same day or the following day about the single job posting. Job Title: Project Manager. The city where the job is located (which I deleted for this post… ).

2012 179

Dear Ms. Career Girl Critics, I Heart “Me”

Ms. Career Girl

What started out as “Job Search Boot Camp&# has quickly evolved into something even more fabulous. I also get to meet Emily Bennington in person in Ohio on Saturday to start on big project #2… this project also has a lot of sparkle to it.

2010 190

Becoming A Sales Territory Manager With NES Rentals

Career Realism

Values Showcase: Having a job is nice. Having a job you can grow with is even nicer. Check out this available position as a Sales Territory Manager, and see if the personas that fit the job describe you, too: Personas: Who Fits This Position? Job Search

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How To Find a Job Before The Job Description is Written

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 How To Find a Job Before The Job Description is Written 09.

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Finance and Career Tips from Someone Who’s Been There

Ms. Career Girl

I fell so in love with my classes that I didn’t even care how difficult it might be to find a job later. Post-Graduation Job Search. Nowhere in my Ohio city was there room for inexperienced writers. My name is Shannon and I’m a new contributor to Ms. Career Girl.

2012 242

“Can employers require medical information from job applicants?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question : I work as an Employment Specialist in Ohio coaching a wide range of job seekers on their job search strategies. More and more people are asking me about being asked by prospective employers to provide them with a release to obtain medical histories and files on the actual job application. Cleveland Heights, Ohio. In fact, for some jobs, an applicants’ medical history may be very relevant.

2011 130

???? 50 Career Coaches Who Give Free Consults On Every Topic You Need


Similarly, in 6 Reasons You Might Need a Job Search Coach Now , job seeker coach Rita Ashley said that having a coach helps in “securing a better job, reaching it faster and gaining the intangible benefit of control over” your job search.

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Six Online Resources for Every HR Practioner


Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | HR Six Online Resources for Every HR Practioner Posted on 25 July 2010.

2010 130

56 Israel Chambers of Commerce for Jobs in Israel or Abroad


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). Ohio-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

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Boardman, Ohio. I was recently laid off from a job I’d held for 7-1/2 years. Good Luck in your job search, Al Sklover. In addition, I was told outright that I was not the person for the job. Cleveland Ohio.

2011 151

The Best Companies to Work for – Vol 16

Career Alley

While not every company on the Best Companies list added jobs, many did. Their career site gives background on the Firm and has a dedicated search for Attorneys as well as a general search function. Their general search function returns jobs for legal secretaries and other support functions. The Attorney search is based on practice. Over 2,000 employees and 80 jobs lost last year, their main career page is very interesting.

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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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HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: Goodyear commits to hire 1,000 veterans.


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) National Chairman joined Steve McClellan, President of Goodyears North American tire unit, today at an event in Akron, Ohio, supporting Veteran and Reservist employment at Goodyear. Be our Friend. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise. Contact Us. My Profile. Share Your Experience.

Looking for The Closer for your dispute


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. She has significant trial experience and has argued appeals in the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, various Ohio courts of appeals and the Supreme Court of Ohio. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, on the Panel of Alternative Dispute Neutrals for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, and on the panel of mediators and arbitrators for Resolute Systems, Inc.

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Unemployment Discrimination: Monster.com Has It Right, People (Job Boards are PLATFORMS).

HR Capitalist

Repeat after me: Job Boards are PLATFORMS, not arbitrators of quality, fairness or morality. They're present to help companies get the message out about their open jobs. Don't hate a job board that will show you how moronic.02% of the companies listed are.

Got a Phone And a Plethora of Patience?

Telecommuting Journal

Back then I occasionally accessed a computer at school but certainly didn’t have one at home, so the thought of being able to do my job–to take those customers’ orders right from home never even dawned on me. I hated that job.

2008 130

Got a Phone And a Plethora of Patience?

Telecommuting Journal

Back then I occasionally accessed a computer at school but certainly didn’t have one at home, so the thought of being able to do my job–to take those customers’ orders right from home never even dawned on me. I hated that job.

2008 130

Employment Class Actions Survive Despite Wal-Mart Ruling


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. s attempt to decertify a class of up to 1,000 drivers in a wage-and-hour class action, and a federal judge in Ohio upheld class certification in a similar case against nursing home company HCR ManorCare. » Drive Your Own Bus Nailing the job is just the beginning. » Survey: Higher Education Levels Will Be Required For Most of Tomorrow’s Jobs Alexandria, Va. – Search Jobs.

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The science of love at first sight | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

With your job. When people are interviewing each other face to face, it’s clear that all the candidates are qualified—everyone has been screened to know that the potential employees are skilled enough, the potential company is interesting enough, the job is a decent enough fit.

2010 95

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.

2010 100

Speeding Labor Elections Unfair to Companies, Employers Say


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Faster elections would be a win for labor, which has lost fights this year to stop Republican governors from curbing public-employee unions in states such as Wisconsin and Ohio. For job seekers, posting your resume to. Prepare for Your Job Interview Questions With a NEW Free iPhone o. Recruiting / HR Jobs. Search Jobs. Popular Searches. Be our Friend.

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So What are You waiting for -


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Prior, Doug was owner and president of a successful contingency, temporary and retained personnel services firm for ten years in Dayton, Ohio. Doug can be reached at his Destin Florida Search Consulting firm, the Douglas Howard Group, 850.424.6933Call Doug today at 850.424.6933 or email him at trainer@recruiterelearning.com , he will take you to your highest billing goals. Popular Searches.

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BNET Column: Forget the job hunt. Have a baby instead. | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog BNET Column: Forget the job hunt. Posted to: Job Hunt | Women September 7th, 2010 Del.icio.us There are very few available jobs that require a graduate degree. The one from Ada, Ohio.

2010 111

Leave a comment, win a $20 Starbucks gift card

Corn on the Job

A lot of them have felt “I’m quarter life with 4 or 5 years of experience in a job I loath… where do I go from here?&# I went from Charitable organizations to Professional Association Event Planning and I’m loving my new job.

2010 100

How to deal with unemployment in the face of holiday cheer.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to deal with unemployment in the face of holiday cheer Posted to: Job Hunt December 21st, 2009 Del.icio.us Almost no one is so arrogant to think they are better than you because you can’t find a job right now. Your job hunt can go into high gear right now. So start doing things that you can control instead of depending on a job to save you. Why didn't you get the job?"

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mini answer Monday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

Am I getting a reasonable response rate to my job applications? I’ve never had such a hard time finding a job. What changed this time around is the job market — there are now far, far more job seekers than there are openings, so you have a ton of competition. By the way, for whatever it’s worth, 30 applications in a year of actively job searching is pretty low. Did declining a same-day phone interview blow my chances with this job?

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How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Most people get jobs from their network, not from a career center. Career centers want to get credit for everything they do — it’s their job security. in Russian from Columbia, but not how many students get jobs. Pick a school based on their track record for getting students jobs. And, since you’re not picking from a list of brand name schools, make your choice based on their track record for getting their graduates great jobs.

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Being an expert takes time, not talent | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Posted by Elizabeth on January 29, 2010 at 1:47 am | permalink | Reply Not only being an expert but as well making a tough decision especially when it comes to going for a new job, moving to an other city or quitting a relationship. If you want a bit more on this, the article The Key to Job Seeker Happiness…Think It's Money?? I think this is very important and I should keep it in mind during my upcoming job search (that's what triggered the thinking about this subject).

2010 87

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.

2010 75

Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work Posted to: Job Hunt December 16th, 2009 Del.icio.us Anyone can go to a place like Payscale and find out what other people in a similar geographic location are getting paid for a similar job. And many companies are taking advantage of the job market to pay as little as possible and get bargain priced talent. Is this your first time here?

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