What Job Seeker’s Really Want From Employers. Q&A with Taylor Grey

Workology

In August, the news media was rocked after an email response was shared from the San Diego Padres where one job seeker responded to an employer email for her to attend a job fair at the bargain price of $495 with her own counter-email to “Suck My Dick.”

A “Free Floating” Job Search Via The Net

Career Alley

Job search was a simple affair only in old times when people were employed even against their will. In modern times, in a “free floating” job search you can spend a very long time, although its variants have been significantly increased. jobs by.

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iPads, SHRM, & Getting My Nerd On

Workology

Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Events , HR iPads, SHRM, & Getting My Nerd On Posted on 25 June 2010.

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Next with SHRM–Day 1 Recap

Workology

Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Business , HR Next with SHRM–Day 1 Recap Posted on 27 June 2010.

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5 Ways to Use Twitter in Your Job Search

Workology

EDT to learn best pratices in finding your next dream job using social media. Have you already graduated and are still looking for that dream job? Did you know that you might be able to tweet your way to a job? 5 WAYS USE TWITTER IN YOUR JOB SEARCH.

A YouTube Video Job Search Success Story

Workology

When Big Commerce began posting job openings on Craigslist earlier this year for customer service reps, Steven and Gareth really wanted to work there. First, they both lived in San Diego, and the jobs were in Austin. They knew they had one chance at this job.

The Job Search Fraternity

Tim's Strategy

If everyone in the world could go through a job search, the world would be a better place. In fact, if we all decided one day to do a big job re-shuffle , we could get everyone in a job that makes them happy at work. And you understand the job search process.

Companies Do Hire Unemployed People

Resume Bear

The digital ink has been spilling for months about companies that will only hire people who already have jobs. A career blogger recently mentioned “hundreds” of ads on job boards that specify that the unemployed need not apply. Software jobs with Multivision, Inc.

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LinkedIn – Dig a Well Before You’re Thirsty

Resume Bear

“I can always tell when someone’s looking for a new job because they suddenly send me an invite to connect on LinkedIn, along with a whole bunch of our former coworkers.&# I hear this sentiment all the time. Are You Prepared to Network When the Time Comes?

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8 Tips on Using Twitter for Job-Hunting College Students

Workology

are beginning the daunting tasks of job hunting. Most students are advised to start looking for a job well in advance of graduation. Are college students even using Twitter to search for jobs? HOW TO USE TWITTER IN YOUR JOB SEARCH.

Hottest Career Options for the Year 2013

Career Alley

If you are an enthusiastic and eager job seeker who is looking to embark on a new career in this economically unstable situation, and feeling jittery, then you need not worry. The job opportunities will grow by about sixty two percent in the coming decade.

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Squeeze Keywords into Your LinkedIn Contact Settings?

Resume Bear

Nice try, but it’s not doing anything to help your SEO (Search Engine Optimization) results. Contact settings do not turn up in search results. Bonus Tip: Did you know that the keywords you list in the Skills section of your profile rank higher in search results?

2011 249

Bad Credit No Longer a Problem in Job Hunts

Resume Bear

Your credit history can keep you from getting a job. For years employers have been pulling credit reports as part of the background check of potential job applicants. ” Phil Blair with Manpower San Diego says a bad report could ruin a person’s chances of getting hired.

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Tips for Making a Temp Agency Your Best Job Search Method | Career.

Career Rocketeer

To help everyone out there in a current or future job search, I would like to share some of the rich information and insight I learned. Your performance on the job is assessed by the contracting company where you perform the work. They want to ensure that you not only can perform the job, but that you personally will work well in the environment. What is the best approach to take if a job seeker wants temp work? What are the opportunities by taking a Temp Job?

5 Ways To Know If You Should Go Back To School Or Not

Career Alley

To find an accredited Christian college , you can simply search your area and will find many to choose from. It is even more difficult for teachers, because their job does not end when the kids are let out of school in the afternoon. Sam resides in sunny San Diego, California.

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Who are the 10 Most Connected People on LinkedIn?

Resume Bear

San Francisco Bay Area. San Francisco Bay Area. Greater San Diego Area. San Diego, CA, United States. Most Connected Woman on LinkedIn ~ Blogging about Social Media, Recruiting, Networking and Job Search Tips & Tricks… Pay It Forward! Career Advice College Graduates For Recruiters Human Resource News Job Market Social Media Success Stories linkedin resumebear

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Conducting Job Research

Careers Done Write

This is a Guest Post written by Samantha Peters, an avid blogger who enjoys writing about various career and job related topics. Sam manages The Education Update and lives in beautiful San Diego, California. However, most people find that they are more successful in their research when they include a combination of the following methods in their search for the perfect career: Personality Assessments. company research job search

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Why Employers Want to Pay for Your MBA

Career Alley

Understanding the value an MBA provides can not only help job seekers in their quest to land one of these coveted positions, it can also assist current employees seeking to convince their boss it’s worthwhile to pay for continuing education. Good luck in your search. Job Search.

2013 176

Social Media Tip – Profile Pic Consistency

Resume Bear

If you use social media for business, promotion and/or job seeking purposes or just want to create a cohesive social brand / footprint, you may want to consider using the same profile picture for your various accounts on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube, Empire Avenue, your blog, etc.

The Top Four States to Start a Nursing Career

Ms. Career Girl

There are a variety of factors that go into making a move, but you want a job that pays well, is in demand, and is in a place that fits your lifestyle. Here are four states that have the best combination of wages, job growth, and overall appeal for nurses. Job Search Work

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Can You Get Around a Firing When Interviewing for Work?

Cube Rules

In the event you find yourself in this position now as you search for a new job, there are some important factors to keep in mind when called in for a job interview. Among them are: Accept reality – Getting fired from a job is one of the toughest things you can go through.

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5 Things My Internships Have Taught Me

Tim's Strategy

A few of those starting points are an entry-level job, freelancing, or internship. I had two social media internships at two different non-profits ( Meals-On-Wheels Greater San Diego Inc. and CIF-San Diego Section ). This is a guest blog post by Britta Erickson.

Oops! What NOT to Do While Networking on LinkedIn

Resume Bear

Can you help me find a job? A recruiter is someone who finds candidates to fill jobs , not someone who finds jobs to employ candidates. Do you know of any job openings that fit my profile? I’m not a headhunter or a professional “job finder&# (see #2 above).

2011 277

What It’s Like Working At Adobe

Career Realism

He then mentioned to me that Adobe has given him the opportunity to travel across the United States to cities including New York City, Las Vegas, and San Diego to attend various conferences and company events. Do YOU want to learn how you can showcase your amazing employees and attract more great job candidates? Job Search Each week, we try to showcase amazing companies that have cool company cultures.

Flourishing Careers in Healthcare Industry

Career Alley

If you have been in the job market for a while, you would have probably heard that healthcare careers are on the rise. Rewarding career: The truth is that not all healthcare jobs are involved in direct patient care. But what’s also true is that the jobs performed by all healthcare professionals do have an impact on the overall healthcare delivery process. She stays in San Diego, CA with her husband and two daughters. Good luck in your search.

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Network Smarter, Not Harder

Guerrilla Job Hunting

I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again – networking is how 70-80% of the best jobs are filled. These people all have a great deal of knowledge,” says Bob Picha, founder of San-Diego-based Ideas At Work, a company dedicated to the release of human potential in individuals and organizations. For more creative job search tactics , go to the Guerrilla Marketing for job hunters blog and download the free audio CD

The Evolution of Recruiting, from the Dinosaur Days to the New Social Era

Resume Bear

haha) We did use a couple of fledgling online resume databases, attend job fairs and post to online newsgroups (remember those?) Late 90′s – Mid 2000′s = The Job Board Era.

2011 247

5 Reasons Employers Are Checking You Out On Social Media (And What You Can Do About It)

Career Realism

Employers aren’t dumb: OF COURSE you’ll tell them that the job in question is a perfect fit and the sum total of your ambitions. Will this job be just another paycheck? Job Search career advice job search networking social media

How to Easily “Unfriend” Someone on LinkedIn

Resume Bear

Search by last name. Article BY: Stacy Donovan Zapar San Diego, CA, United States Most Connected Woman on LinkedIn ~ Blogging about Social Media, Recruiting, Networking and Job Search Tips & Tricks… Pay It Forward!

2011 238

Read The Paper, But Not The Want Ads

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Here are 3 ways to locate job openings using free resources at your disposal.   I interviewed Bob Picha, founder of San-Diego-based Ideas At Work, a company dedicated to the release of human potential in individuals and organizations.   Based on 30 years of career-consulting experience, Bob’s insights are sure to surprise – and more importantly – help you find a job faster.   Research is your first step in ferreting out job openings.

Does Your Career Match Your Personality?

Tim's Strategy

Other times it requires nothing more complicated than doing the job and paying attention to how you feel doing it. How knowing your personality can help you find your next great job. You have to allow your true personality an outlet during the job search process.

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Crazy Guy On A Bike Worked His Way Across America

Telecommuting Journal

I am about to finish a bicycle ride from St Augustine, FL to San Diego, CA while telecommuting the entire way. Augustine, FL on his way to San Diego, CA along Adventure Cycling S Association’s southern tier.

Top 4 Tech Companies People Will Kill To Work For

Career Realism

This telecommunications company is based in San Diego, and routinely earns high marks for job satisfaction, flexibility and meaningfulness. workers consistently report a high rate of relaxation, flexibility and satisfaction in their jobs. Job Search career

Twitter Tweep Tweet Retweet… Huh??

Resume Bear

I have lists of techies, social media aficionados, recruiters/career advice folks, San Diego tweeps, etc. Don’t be a one-note / spammer / advertiser / job blaster. I was a job blaster only and I had very few followers. Who wants to just read about open jobs?

Oh No They Didn’t! LinkedIn Avatars Gone Wrong

Resume Bear

Some days I scan through my LinkedIn search results and am simply amazed at the choices some folks make when selecting their profile picture / avatar.

2011 258

Network Smarter, Not Harder

Guerrilla Job Hunting

I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again – networking is how 70-80% of the best jobs are filled. These people all have a great deal of knowledge,” says Bob Picha, founder of San-Diego-based Ideas At Work, a company dedicated to the release of human potential in individuals and organizations. For more creative job search tactics , go to the Guerrilla Marketing for job hunters blog and download the free audio CD

3 Lessons About Social Recruiting & Hiring You Need to Know

Workology

I remember being in San Diego just three years ago with 5 bloggers, no free conference internet and feeling like a leper when I said my full time job is working in social media HR and technology. Get started using social media in hiring and staffing.

2013 147

Beyond Niche Networking

Workology

Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Events , HR Beyond Niche Networking Posted on 12 July 2010.

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Read The Paper, But Not The Want Ads

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Here are 3 ways to locate job openings using free resources at your disposal.   I interviewed Bob Picha, founder of San-Diego-based Ideas At Work, a company dedicated to the release of human potential in individuals and organizations.   Based on 30 years of career-consulting experience, Bob’s insights are sure to surprise – and more importantly – help you find a job faster.   Research is your first step in ferreting out job openings.

Resumes: Can I Omit the City of My Previous Employer?

Career Realism

Also, my last job was in Branson, Missouri, and my prior job was in San Diego. What skills did you develop in each job? That’s the kind of proactive marketing that job searching takes these days. Dear J.T. &

How to REALLY Grow Your Network on LinkedIn

Resume Bear

If your business needs are like mine in that you need a wide network with robust search results, here’s my advice for growing your LinkedIn network. Strategic job seekers use LinkedIn to give their job search that extra advantage!

2011 279

Practioner's Criticism into SHRM's Blog Squad

Workology

Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Guest , HR Practioner’s Criticism into SHRM’s Blog Squad Posted on 23 June 2010.

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Why Golf & Social Media Matter in HR

Workology

Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Business , HR Why Golf & Social Media Matter in HR Posted on 27 June 2010.