How Technology Can Improve Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Resumes and cover letters are made better with technology. As you and nearly everyone else in the world have realized and are experiencing as we speak, technology has drastically changed the way people interact with one another.

LinkedIn Job Search Technology

Career Brander

LinkedIn technology for job search series. In our next few articles we will show you free technologies available to leverage your LinkedIn profile and connections. Sometimes technology can be really cool and of low utility, and other times they can be less cool and of higher utility. My conclusion after playing with this for a while is that this is very cool technology, but I struggle as to how actionable it really is. Cool technology, low utility.

Job Search Technology for LinkedIn

Career Brander

Below we examine several pieces of job search technology that are applicable to LinkedIn. The power of presentation is often not fully embraced in the job search process. Like LinkedIn’s resume builder, the more straight forward your chronological job history, the better the tool performs. Word clouds essentially capture “keywords” that are relevant to scanning software’s search queries. LinkedIn is now growing at 7500 MPH.

How to Create a Job Search Plan

Professional Resume Services

One of the most under-appreciated aspects of a job search is creating a comprehensive plan and sticking to it. Creating a job search plan you can stick with will help you not only efficiently land your next job, but also give you a higher likelihood of getting the job you actually want.

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5 Tips to Finding a Career in Technology Consulting

Career Alley

If you are out of work or considering a change, you should consider technology consulting as an alternative. Job Search Technology Technology Jobs

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. Dice.com – This site provides technical job opportunities.

2014 176

Targeted Job Search – Who’s Hiring in Technology Vol 5

Career Alley

There is no reason not to follow your heart. &# – Steve Jobs. Back to basics with one of my more popular topics – targeted job search. Specifically, job search leads for specific industries. An the most popular of my popular posts is of course jobs in technology. So at first glance you might wonder why anyone would have to tell a technologist how or where to look for jobs on the Internet. Good luck in your search.

8 Inexpensive Mobile Apps to Help Your Job Search

Competitive Resumes

You’re all about maximizing your phone’s mobile apps—and you’ve probably even used it to apply for jobs. Today’s job search requires some agility and adaptability. Job Search Mobile mobile apps Mobile Technology

2016 191

How to Use Blab or Periscope for Your Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Become an active participant to embellish your brand or as a strategic part of your job search. Jessica Miller-Merrell suggests that job seekers use it to connect with employers, share about your day, and even for informational interviews.

2015 205

Careers in Mobile Technology

Career Alley

If you are the type of person that simply can’t live without the newest gadgets or obsess over what apps are best, a career in mobile technology might be your calling! More Jobs in Mobile Technology. Educational Requirements for Working in Mobile Technology.

The Basics of Using Job Search Apps

Competitive Resumes

For this show, we have looked at a job search app and decided to give an overview of what to expect using it, and give some thoughts to consider it as part of your job search. Have you used a job search app yet? There’s no way to skip that process to search.

2016 136

4 Qualities Executive Recruiters Look for in Senior and C-suite Technology Executives (CIO, CTO, CISO, SVP, VP, etc.)

Executive Career Brand

A senior or c-suite technology executive hire is one of the most important decisions a business can make. The post 4 Qualities Executive Recruiters Look for in Senior and C-suite Technology Executives (CIO, CTO, CISO, SVP, VP, etc.)

2018 172

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

How Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Impacts Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

You’re probably aware that, when you’re job-hunting, you need to have a diverse, personal brand-reinforcing online presence , to attract recruiters and employers, when they’re searching for and assessing good-fit candidates. Step one in job search is targeting.

Answering Your Job Search Questions (Podcast Season Finale)

Competitive Resumes

A few of my challenges: I haven’t used much of the new technologies since 2008. Thanks so much for listening to the award-winning “The Voice of Job Seekers” podcast! An updated job search guide for 2019. An updated job search guide for 2019. *

2018 161

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.

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.

The New (But not So New) Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Both Hannah and I agree today’s job search is more than obsessively tweaking your resume. The new job search is about disruption and agility. I gladly accepted her invite to talk about what’s new in job search.

2016 142

5 Ways That Technology Can Step Up Your Job Search #TechTuesday

The Undercover Recruiter

When you’re on the hunt for a new job, you want to use all the resources available to you in order to boost your chances of landing that dream role. Technology and social media have become integral parts of our daily life and they can really step up your job search if you make the most.

2015 114

5 Hot Careers in Technology

Career Alley

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the outlook for technology careers is looking really good. There are lots of great reasons to consider careers in Technology. Today’s post covers some great careers in Technology.

Working the Passive Job Search Campaign

Careers Done Write

You probably have heard that employers would rather recruit an employed candidate than an unemployed job seeker. A working candidate is more attractive because they are without a shadow of why they left their last job. Therefore, the best approach is the passive job search campaign.

2014 191

4 Job Search Tactics for Medical Professionals

Career Alley

Because of medical advances in technology and the growing elderly population, the healthcare field for Medical Professionals is booming these days.

2018 141

Ready to Give up on Your Job Search? Not Yet!

Ms. Career Girl

The post Ready to Give up on Your Job Search? It’s true what people say—looking for a full-time job really is a full-time job. With all the searching, prep work, resume tweaking, interviewing, and feedback, it can be an emotional roller coaster. Leverage Technology.

2017 158

Stand Out In Your Job Search with an E-Portfolio

Ms. Career Girl

So you’re finally ready for that new job. Or maybe you’re just about to graduate and you’re looking for the internship or job that will set you on the perfect path to be the [lawyer, teacher, fill in other awesome career here] you’ve always wanted to be.

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One Solution to Conducting a Stealth Job Search–Go Mobile

Competitive Resumes

More and more job seekers need to conduct a stealth job search to stay at their current gig until they seize the next gig–on a mobile device. Here are some reasons to mobilize your job search: – Increase search efficiency and productivity.

2016 130

16 Must Haves for Job Seekers to Use a Job Search Mobile App

Competitive Resumes

It is not too much to ask that a job search mobile app be simple to navigate and to engage. If the name of the app does not have a memorable job/career/employment name associated with it, then it will continue to float without an oar on screen.

2016 152

Forget A.I.: 8 Never-Changing Job Search Tactics to Use in Years to Come

Competitive Resumes

is taking over industries , pushing people out of jobs , and reshaping the hiring process, I’m here to tell you that as long as “human” remains a central element of “human resources,” you can rely on a few surefire job search tactics that reach people.

2018 160

5 Mistakes That Can Derail Your Confidential Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Whether you foresee a layoff coming, have decided to move to another company, or you’re pursuing a career transition, chances are you’ll be conducting a stealth job search. You want to hang on to your existing job, while you’re looking for another one.

2013 213

The Ultimate Job Search Survival Guide for Women Executives

Professional Resume Services

However, the job search for women is still difficult, so here are some tips to consider. There are many different career websites specifically for women looking for jobs. You don’t want to waste your time applying for a job if the company culture doesn’t fit your views.

2017 151

How to Use Blab or Periscope for Your Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Become an active participant to embellish your brand or as a strategic part of your job search. Jessica Miller-Merrell suggests that job seekers use it to connect with employers, share about your day, and even for informational interviews.

2015 130

Fall Fashion Advice and the Usefulness of Path Source’s Job Search App

Competitive Resumes

The second segment features Aaron Michel, co-founder of Path Source home of the job search app of the same name which helps you track your career interests, provides tools for you to find the career and resources for your job search.

Spring Cleaning for Job Search

Career Alley

Yes, even job search requires Spring cleaning every once and awhile. If you’ve been on the job hunt for a few months or more, it is not a bad idea to take another look at everything in your Job Search Marketing Toolkit. Good luck in your search.

The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 2

Executive Career Brand

Job seekers who take the time to reflect and dig deep will have the tools to excel beyond their competitors. Search your job title on LinkedIn to find others who do the same kind of work. Threats – What obstacles do you face that may threaten your job search?

2017 166

Careers in Technology Consulting

Career Alley

Information Technology Consulting is, according to CNN Money ( Best Jobs for Fast Growth ) one of the fastest growing careers. There are several ways you can approach Technology Consulting as a career alternative – as an independent (working as a contractor for a consulting firm or directly for a client) or as a direct employee of a consulting firm or technology services provider (such as Syntax ). Good luck in your search.

8 Job Search Mobile Apps To Get it Done

Competitive Resumes

If you’re the type to rely on their smartphone for everything, then you probably want to use it for your job search , too – if you aren’t already, that is. You’ve probably thought of this already, but it bears repeating – especially for those who are new to the mobile job hunt.

2016 130

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.

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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?

Juggling a Job Search While Currently Working

Career Alley

Department of Labor shows that employment opportunities continue to increase, especially in the health care, hospitality and technology fields. There are more jobs and more people looking, which means now may be a good time to search for that next step in your career. Job Search.

2013 176

How You Could Be Sabotaging Your Job Search With CV Mistakes

Ms. Career Girl

Whilst you shouldn’t beat yourself up about lost opportunities, you should make sure you haven’t accidentally sabotaged your job search with the following CV mistakes. The Muse has a useful guide to quantifying your CV statements, even if your job hasn’t involved working with numbers.

2017 164

Best Job Search Tactics for Medical Professionals

Career Alley

Because of medical advances in technology and the growing elderly population, the healthcare field is booming these days. Trained personnel are needed in jobs such as medical assistant, massage therapist, medical transcriptionist and physical therapy assistant. Good luck in your search.

2013 209

The Impact of Wearable Technologies on HR

Workology

With the advent of Google Glass wearable technology has taken a big leap forward. That got me thinking how wearable technology might be a tool for HR. I am not certain how may HR people are using technology in that manner.

The Two Biggest Executive Job Search Mistakes

Executive Career Brand

The Two Biggest Executive Job Search Mistakes is a post from: Executive Career Brand. I recently had a conversation with my friend and colleague, Martin Yate , job search expert and renowned writer of the Knock ‘em Dead series of career and job search books.

2011 216

Tech Up Your Job Search with the Pathsource App

Ms. Career Girl

The post Tech Up Your Job Search with the Pathsource App appeared first on Ms. Looking for a job is no easy feat, but with the help of technology, things can get much easier. The challenges of finding a job extend to more than just landing one.

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