College Grad Job Search – References

Career Alley

References and Thank You letters, both of which are key components of any job search. Land your First Job College Grads Thank You Letters

2018 131

Job Search Tip: Choose Enough References

Hiring Technical People

If you’ve been working for a while, you have a number of people who could be references for you: colleagues, project managers, managers. So, how do you choose references? Make sure your reference can talk on the phone. If you select someone who hates talking on the phone, you are not going to get a good reference. If you’ve had multiple jobs, ask several peers and managers. Agile Job Search HTP job search tip network reference target network

2015 160

Don’t Ignore Your References

Professional Resume Services

Have you wondered why you didn’t get called in for an interview when the job was a perfect fit? Maybe it was because when they contacted your references, something went wrong. But since references are real people, things change. Choose Your References Carefully.

2014 239

Gathering Your References

Professional Resume Services

It used to be that you always ended your resume with the line “References Available Upon Request.” ” Now that statement is mostly left off of resumes because it is deemed a given that you have references and you will be able to produce them when asked.

2013 203

Who Make Good References?

Professional Resume Services

Picking your references is a very important part of your resume, yet many people do not take them into proper consideration. Your references are important for potential employers to get an opinion of you from someone other than yourself.

2012 217

The Power of Qualified References in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

How to select, qualify and prepare references to reinforce your personal brand and confirm the value you offer your target employers. You’ve gone through a round or two of job interviews with a target employer, and you’ve done extremely well.

2013 209

Who Should You Choose as a Reference?

Professional Resume Services

While references are not generally included on your resume anymore, the truth is that before you are given any job vacancy you will usually be asked to provide references to speak on your behalf. Choosing professors or advisors as a reference is acceptable.

2012 236

Launching Your Job Search – Job Search 101

Career Alley

Welcome to CareerAlley’s Job Search 101 series , specifically focused for those who are launching a job search for the first time (or those that need some great advice). Posting Job Search website links (with brief reviews). Job Search.

3 ways to know when it is time for a job search

Cube Rules

The post 3 ways to know when it is time for a job search appeared first on Cube Rules. Related posts: 4 ways to help your job references help you. 5 bedrock rules for starting your job search. Job Search-I am a person, not a product. Job Searc

2019 141

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Planning

Career Alley

There are some basic tips you can follow to target your job search that will minimize the time spent and maximize the results. How you spend your time during your job search is critical. You should also evaluate time spent on job search tasks versus results.

2015 226

How To Derail Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Most of the time, it’s the same sort of thing that derails an executive job search; something you thought was unimportant trips you up and leaves you behind in the race. References can get you the job or get you out of the running if your references aren’t appropriate.

2014 194

Best Time to Job Search

Careers Done Write

The same applies to your job search. There is often a good reason to delay your search based on times when hiring activity is historically sluggish or perhaps it is a time when you are just too busy. I am here to tell you the best time to launch your job search campaign is NOW!

14 Job Search Tips to Master in 2018

Competitive Resumes

If it has been a few years since the last time you went on a job search, you need to know that things have changed. That being said, you’ll need to brush up on the latest job search strategies if you want to land a role. Ready Your References.

2018 216

7 Tips to Starting a Job Search

Hiring Technical People

Do you have a resolution to find a new job this year? Check out these tips for a better, streamlined job search. Consider who you want to ask for references , and contact them first. You may want to have several sets of references if you are not sure exactly what new role you want. If you contact your references first, you can discuss with them this question, “What will you say as my reference?” Work on your job search each day.

2015 174

Job Search News – January 19, 2018

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE POST HOLIDAY LAYOFFS EDITION – – with articles and resources centered around learning so enjoy! If you haven’t downloaded my FREE eguide, “118 Job Search Tips for the Modern Job Search in 2018” here.

2018 136

Medical Professionals: Using References in a Job Search

Career Alley

Here’s a question: do you plan on submitting references with your resumes and applications? And that brings us to our first point: don’t include a line on the bottom of your resume offering references if requested. If a recruiter wants references from you he will ask.

2012 158

Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Building Your Resume

Career Alley

For those of you who have followed my blog, you will know that I continually compare a job search to a marketing campaign (see “ Job Search Marketing 101 ” – Battling for Prime Shelf Space”) with you as the product. References. Job Search.

2015 221

Do Cover Letters Really Matter in Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

Opinions vary on whether or not cover letters are even read – or needed – in job search. Take the time to write customized cover letters for each job. The vast majority of jobs, especially at the top executive level (VP, EVP, C-suite, President, General Manager, etc.),

5 Strategic Job Search Tips

Career Alley

If you are continuously failing in finding the right job, you have to understand that it’s not always about your eligibility and skills. One has to really plan while appearing for interviews and while searching for jobs. Good luck in your search. Jobs by.

2014 220

Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies

Ms. Career Girl

The post Ten Unconventional Job Search Tips & Strategies appeared first on Ms. Are you actively seeking a job? Has your search been long, difficult, and frustrating? It’s free, and it will make you stand out from thousands of other job seekers.

2016 183

Planning for Your Job Search – Lesson 1

Career Alley

A friend of mine (let’s call him Phil) just started his job search and he asked me to review his resume. or any other aspect of his job search other than his resume. A good job search plan will help you land a new job as quickly as possible.

2014 240

My Job Search Journey

Ms. Career Girl

I’ve gone back and forth about whether or not to write about my job search. However, I’ve received several direct messages and emails from other young professionals who are thinking of making a move from their current job. Use your connections and references.

Reference Letter vs. Letter of Recommendation

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: What is the difference between a reference letter and a letter of recommendation? Does it have to do with the type of job you hold? A letter of recommendation is generally requested by the candidate for a particular career goal, academic application, or job opportunity.

Job Search News – March 9, 2018

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE JOB SCAM EDITION – – with curated articles and resources providing tactics to avoid scams! There are a few references regarding job scams I hope to help you to avoid. Identify job scams quickly. Job Scams Job Search

2018 136

10 Resources for Intelligent Job Search

Career Alley

You know what they say – “If a job is worth doing, it’s worth doing well” The same is true with job search. So what exactly is intelligent job search ? Spin Strategy provides a number of resources for job seekers.

2014 223

Job Search News – December 8, 2017

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE HOLIDAY JOB SEARCH ADVICE EDITION- with articles and resources centered around learning so enjoy! If you haven’t downloaded my FREE eguide, “118 Job Search Tips for the Modern Job Search in 2018” here.

2017 130

Job Search News – November 4, 2017

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news with articles and resources so enjoy! Every job search episode has a struggle. They set you apart from the crowds if you can demonstrate them either through recommendations, references, or a recording of how you use them training others.

2017 130

You Prepared for the Interview…Did you Prepare your References?

Professional Resume Services

What happens from there has a lot to do with you, and if you nail the interview, then you need to be sure that the final factor in the job search process – your references – are prepared to help you seal the deal.

2012 153

The Modern Job Search Playbook

The Undercover Recruiter

You probably don’t care how the job search is different today. What you do want to know are the new rules for landing your next job as quickly and painlessly as possible! The Modern Job Search Playbook.

2014 109

Job Search News – November 17, 2017

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE PRE THANKSGIVING EDITION- with articles and resources so enjoy! References . Daily Job Cuts is a good site to check on reported layoffs. ” job search news

2017 130

How Networking Affects Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Many people know that networking is important to their careers, but few understand how to effectively use their networking contacts when looking for a new job. Networkin g isn’t difficult, but is necessary, as it can be a very important tool in your job search strategy.

Job Search Marketing Toolkit for College Grads – Vol 2

Career Alley

References and Thank You letters, both of which are key components of any job search. Job Search College Grads Thank You Letters

2017 116

Why Your References Should Be Ready Before Starting Your Job Search

Career Realism

Many people wait until they need a job (or a job opportunity is brought to their attention) before they get their resumes and other career documents in order. And references are usually the last thing people think to prepare in advance. Job Search job search reference resume

2012 114

9 Ways to Keep Up Your Holiday Job Search

Competitive Resumes

This season is no time to slow down your holiday job search. Here are a few suggestions to give your job search a boost: 1. The like and trust factor is even more achievable during the holiday job search. Holiday Job Search holiday

2016 185

Executive Job Search Networking: Remember the Telephone?

Executive Career Brand

Just as sending a hand-written, snail-mailed thank you note after a job interview trumps an emailed one, so does the effort and thought it takes to initiate an actual phone call. The Power of Qualified References in Executive Job Search.

9 Snares In Your Job Search to Avoid

Competitive Resumes

Some job seekers set his or her trap before or during their job search. If you are stuck or stifled in your job search, you need to consider if you are in your way. Snares in your job search are enabled by subtle explanations, inaccuracies in your story.

2017 175

Finishing Your Job Search Plan Lists – Lesson 2

Career Alley

Job Search Plans are much the same. While you may have all good intentions in launching your search, a poorly executed plan will most likely have you chasing hundreds of leads (like that guy’s coins on the floor) without any real benefit. Job Search Boards.

2014 233

Job References: How to Get the Best Recommendations

Jobacle

You’ve bought the latest designer suit for upcoming job interviews. There’s only one problem; you don’t have any job references to offer potential employers. The following are tips for getting the best recommendations and how to ask for references with ease.

Executive Job Search– Not For The Faint Of Heart

Professional Resume Services

Searching for executive jobs in today’s world can be tougher than ever. It’s imperative that executive-level job seekers stand out from their competition and prove to their potential employer that they offer a high return on investment.

2014 188

Job Search Answers – What If My Reference Isn’t On Linkedin?

reCareered

This was an interesting job search question: "I asked (Linkedin customer support) how to add a recommendation from someone who chooses not to be on LinkedIn. Featured Networking/Social Networking reCareered Blog career career change career coach facebook Job job search linkedin recommendation reference

2011 84

How to Leverage YouTube for Job Search

Career Alley

YouTube is gaining popularity as an alternative to other job search tools. Not only can you view lots of “how to” videos on job search (see some of the topics below), you can use YouTube to promote yourself in a few ways. Good luck in your search, Joey.

2015 180

5 actions to treat your references like royalty

Cube Rules

Quality job references are gold. So why do we treat our job references so poorly? I’ve given a lot of job references in my career — and no one has a process down outside of, “Can I use you as a reference?” Job Search

2017 151

Do You Know What Your References Say About You?

Hiring Technical People

I’ve been a reference for many peers, previous employees, previous managers, and even clients. I asked him to find a new job. About a month later, I received a call from his current manager, asking for a reference. Why did he want a reference from me? Because my ex-employee gave my name again as a reference. I explained that I was uncomfortable giving a reference when he hadn’t worked for him for over three years.

2015 122