Reviews – Top 5 Job Search Books

Career Alley

We can all use help looking for a job. All of that is very helpful and can help us fast track the job search process. There must be hundreds of job search resource books out there, which are the best ones to use? Can you find a job in 2 hours?

2014 237

Great Review of Manage Your Job Search

Hiring Technical People

She wrote a terrific book about knowing your value, Be the Smart Girl: Money and Your Value: Navigating the world of part-time and summer jobs for girls 12 to 17.). She wrote a review of Manage Your Job Search at How to ease the pain of your job search and thrive. Agile Job Search HTP kanban Manage Your Job SearchI spoke about hiring for cultural fit at Communitech in Waterloo, CA earlier this year.

2015 146

How To Revamp Your Job Search For The New Year

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re one of those women, saving more money may be changing your spending habits, but it might also take the form of a new job. January is usually considered one of the best months to look for a job. Refocus your search.

2019 177

Recruiting Animal’s Review of Manage Your Job Search

Hiring Technical People

Did you see Recruiting Animal’s review of Manage Your Job Search ? One of the things I like best about his review is that he talks about each section of the book and explains what he likes about each section. In his review, he has a great tip on how to introduce yourself. Go read the review and see. Here’s the summary of what he says about Manage Your Job Search : “… up-to-date guide that I would recommend.”

2014 134

Job Search 101 – Launching Your Job Search

Career Alley

Welcome to the launch of 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).

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. Keep your old performance reviews and kudos emails.

2018 216

Reviews – The 5 Job Search Books You Should Read

Career Alley

All of that is very helpful and can help us fast track the job search process. And once you get that resume gets you an interview, do you have the right book to help you nail the interview (and get the job)? Good luck in your search, Joey. job title, keywords or company.

2015 193

5 Small Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

Have you been looking for a new job longer than a month? Read below to discover ways you may be putting a halt to your new job opportunity—before you even land it! You NEED an updated resume to make an impact in today’s job market. Job hunting has been online only.

2018 165

Career Book Review: Job Searching with Social Media for Dummies

Position Ignition

Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies **. Twitter has revolutionised the business of celebrity gossip and Facebook, Book Reviews Job Search Social Media and BrandingDefinitely! Go out and buy it. ** A good read! Get a copy from your local library. *

And The Best Job Search Sites Are.

Ms. Career Girl

The post And The Best Job Search Sites Are. If you’ve been in the ranks of those seeking employment in the last few years, you know how many job sites there are out there. How do you know which are the best job search sites? Like Yelp, but for the job seeker.

2017 152

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

COTJ Reviews Gulpfish: Social Job Search Tool

Corn on the Job

The problem: Applying for jobs on Monster, CareerBuilder, and other large sites can sometimes have us feeling like we just aren’t getting our personality through. Job Search Organization. Television job search application (first of it’s kind).

2011 106

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!

Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

Competitive Resumes

We wish you (veterans) much success during your transition, and hopefully, this show will contribute to your needs in finding the right job for you. I would love your feedback, especially if there are tools you need for your job search.

Job Search Tip: Timebox Everything

Hiring Technical People

In Manage Your Job Search , I suggest the job hunter timebox everything. Let’s review what this timebox looks like: You started at 10am, you finished at 10:30am. In Manage Your Job Search , I’m a big fan of work that takes you under two hours to complete. You can progress through your job search every single day, using timeboxes like this. But what does that look like? Here are some examples.

2014 159

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

Job Search Vacation

Careers Done Write

When is it appropriate to take a break from your job search? It is the peak of vacation season, so why should you continue your job search grind? Don’t you deserve a couple weeks off the search so you can return refreshed and invigorated? Automate Your Search.

7 Things That May Surprise About The Job Search Process

Career Realism

Unless you've been really lucky, you've probably discovered this simple fact about the job search process: It's not easy. By the time you achieve the ultimate victory — earning your dream job — you're probably ready for a nap. There Are Many Ways To Find A Job via GIPHY Wow!

2019 83

How Many LinkedIn Connections Are Good For Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

And, once you reach the 500+ connections mark, your profile ranks higher in search results, making you more visible and findable. Why a Minimal, Anemic LinkedIn Profile Can Actually Hurt Your Executive Job Search. Executive Job Search and Personal Branding Help.

2017 162

What to Know About Artificial Intelligence and Applicant Tracking Systems When Conducting an Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

It has particularly become more useful in making a recruiter’s job more efficient. Combine this with Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS), which helps recruiters narrow down resumes based on keywords and other criteria, and it’s easy to see what the future may hold for executive job seekers.

2019 134

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. Even if you are a developer and you normally dress in jeans and a ratty t-shirt, that outfit is not acceptable for job searching. Work on your job search each day. Make sure you have created small enough chunks of work so you can succeed with your job search. Agile Job Search HTP

2015 174

How To Effectively Expand Your Network For Job Search Success

Career Realism

Networking is vital to job search success. Networking can lead to referrals, identifying jobs that aren't yet posted, and securing informational interviews. Engage your audience by seeking input and sharing your thoughts or review of industry-related topics.

2019 74

Job Search Trap: Spray-and-Pray

Hiring Technical People

In Manage Your Job Search , I discuss a number of traps. You are not perfect for every job. I have suggestions for how to network in Manage Your Job Search (yes, more than what is on this blog right now). If you have fewer, you are in danger of not finding a job in a reasonable amount of time. You are in danger of not finding that specific job. You will go nuts and wonder when you will ever find a job.

2014 174

Hot Button Executive Job Search FAQs

Executive Career Brand

Because today’s executive job search doesn’t look or work the way it did even 5 or so years ago, I advise executive job seekers to first learn about the new executive job search landscape , before diving in. 3 Hot Button FAQs About Executive Job Search Strategy.

2016 133

COTJ Reviews FlexJobs: Flexible Job Search Website

Corn on the Job

The Problem: You really need a telecommuting, part-time, flexible, or freelance job, but have absolutely no idea where to even begin searching. An example could be someone that’s simply looking for part-time work, or it could be someone that absolutely needs a telecommuting job.

2011 101

12 Best Job Search Engines and Aggregators

Workology

Check out my recent article on the best niche job boards? I think it is pretty safe to assume that we all know what a job search engine is. However, it seems that it is less common to know what a job aggregator is. Finding the Right Job Search Engine and Aggregator.

How to Build Personal Brand Content for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

When preparing for executive job search, your mission is to create content for various purposes, and build an executive brand communications plan that reinforces your unique promise of value to your target employers, across diverse channels online and off-line.

2015 225

Job Search – Take the Plunge

Career Alley

Job search is much the same, sometimes you just need to commit yourself, kick it up a notch and take the plunge. Today’s post is a collection of recommended job sites from readers. and I missed out on reviewing VizualResumes which provides examples of visual resumes.

2014 176

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

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

4 Easy Steps To Speed Up Your Job Search

Career Realism

I got an email yesterday from a client wanting to know if I had any job search tips. Unfortunately, he had been recently laid off and found himself on the job market. what really makes a job search successful? The way I see it, there are two kinds of job seekers.

2019 63

6 Executive Job Search Email Content Blunders

Executive Career Brand

Think of an email message in the same way you would a snail-mailed job search (or business) letter. Having a solid command of the English language will be important for most any job you may be seeking. These things don’t belong in your job search documents anyway.

2016 136

10 Blogs for Job Search, Personal Branding and Career Help

Executive Career Brand

Prompted by the theme for this month’s Career Development Carnival , a showcase of the best blog posts from career experts, I’ve compiled a short list of excellent blogs and websites for job seekers and careerists. Joyce’s Job-Hunt.org and Work Coach Cafe.

2013 252

Job Search Trap: To Much to Do

Hiring Technical People

Today’s job search trap is something we can all identify with: biting off a big chunk of work and not getting it to done fast enough. You know what the problems are in a job search: you have interruptions, such as phone calls; your family needs you to drive them or do laundry or something else; you want a perfect resume. For example, “Write resume” is really at least three tasks: Draft resume, ask several people to review it, send it out for review.

2014 141

The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 1

Executive Career Brand

In today’s challenging job search landscape, personal branding is required. Executive recruiters and other hiring professionals may review the LinkedIn profiles and resumes of thousands of candidates for any given job. How do job seekers know what to believe?

2017 155

Online Reputation Management FAQs for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

I’ve written two previous posts in this series of Executive Job Search FAQs: LinkedIn FAQs. Executive Job Search FAQs in general. whether or not you need to keep your search confidential because you’re currently employed. Are You Executive Job Search-Ready?

Two Career Tools for a Job Search

Hiring Technical People

Is it time for you to look for a new job? Or, thinking about looking for a new job? Then, you review your current job. You see how well your current job matches what you want. If you are stuck in jobs that don’t fit for you, and you have not tried the career timeline activity, which includes looking at your values and culture in Manage Your Job Search , do that. You need a job (and a career) that fits your values.

2014 124

Overwhelmed with Job Search – Job Search Boards

Career Alley

Job Search Boards, recruiters, company career sites, social sites and so on. How much time should you spend on all of the millions of things you need to do in your job search? So here goes, starting with some of the more popular names in job search.

Do Grammar and Spelling Errors Really Matter in Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

I hope it goes without saying that typos, misspellings and grammatical errors in your job search personal marketing materials (LinkedIn profile, resume, biography, etc.) People assume they’ll be better communicators and leaders on the job. Are You Executive Job Search-Ready?

2016 213

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit

Executive Career Brand

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit is a post from: Executive Career Brand. You may figure that connecting with a few executive recruiters is the only other thing you’ll need to do to make that job come to you. Only an estimated 3-5% of jobs are filled through job boards.

2011 210

?? Common Bad Job Search Advice To Ignore Every Time

JobMob

Job search going poorly? Everyone you ask – and some you don't – will have an opinion on what you need to do in your job search, and more so if your search is not going well, but some of that advice is just bad. 15 Bad Job Hunting Tips and Advice.

2019 68

Mobile Job Search in 7 Steps #mobilerecruit

Workology

Now she is navigating the job search. Here are seven basic steps for Rachel’s and your mobile job search: 1. Find new job postings listed on company websites, company career pages, college career center sites, social media and job search websites.

2014 143

The Power of Qualified References in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

You’ve gone through a round or two of job interviews with a target employer, and you’ve done extremely well. Inform them of what kinds of jobs you’re seeking. Related posts: Executive Job Search: You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know.

2013 212