10 Job Search Strategies Beyond The Resume

Competitive Resumes

But the truth is the resume is still an essential part of your job search. Job descriptions still tell you where to send or upload it. Resumes still matter, but they are not your primary tool for the job search anymore. Too many job seekers move from job to job.

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Nurse? Or Travel Nurse?

Ms. Career Girl

As it turns out, that isn’t necessarily true anymore, if you become a Travel Nurse. And here’s the really cool part: Travel Nurses can often make more than their stationary sisters. Or Travel Nurse? Featured Job Search Travel nursing travel nurse

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Facebook: Please Create a Job Search Mobile App

Competitive Resumes

You know our travels, but you don’t know our itineraries. Job seekers are active here as well – not all, but many of them. And we’ve all heard you are the next place to look for a new job, that you may be even better than a job board.

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Reduce Job Search Costs

Resume Bear

Remember the days when people would get a job right out of high school or college, stay with the same company for 30 or 40 years, then retire with a pension and a gold watch? Luckily, there are ways to save money, and maybe even take a tax deduction or two once you find a job. Travel.

Special Guest Post – 4 Essentials For Your Job Search Travel Bag

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « A Fresh Look at Job Search Thousands of Job Openings in Financial Services » Special Guest Post – 4 Essentials For Your Job Search Travel Bag Please visit a special guest post of mine on Jobmob: 4 Essentials For Your Job Search Travel Bag Good luck in your search.

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Traveling Careers: The 5 Most Important Skills to Be Successful

Career Alley

Traveling to new places for work also often puts you in a position where you are solely responsible for your own success and failure. There will be times when forces outside of your control prevent you from doing your job. Good luck in your search.

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7 Job Search Apps You Don’t Want to Miss

Career Alley

Finding a job has never been is harder with recent job cuts, lay-offs and mass redundancies. Competition has increased with the Internet – it has never been easier to conduct a job search and submit your resume. SEARCHING FOR A JOB VACANCY. Jobs by.

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How Much of My Executive Job Search Is Tax Deductible?

Executive Career Brand

As if landing a job isn’t enough to occupy all your days and thoughts, tax time is fast approaching. Have you been tracking every expense involved with your job search, and keeping good records, so you can take all the deductions you’re entitled to?

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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.

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Hired Help – Job Search Made Easy

Career Alley

I traveled down to Wall Street in NYC from my midtown location the other day having not been down there in a few years. In those days, job hunting meant that you would go from recruiter to recruiter, sit in their reception area, fill out an application and then sit through an interview with the recruiter. Job search has come a long way since I started working and, while the Internet has made job search so much easier, the shear volume of information and choices can be overwhelming.

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Heat Up Your Job Search This Summer

Careers Done Write

He did say once again that he is very excited about his job search. The point of this frustrating story is that it can be easy for a job searcher to become passive, especially in the summer. Trust me that opportunities for great travel will arise again.

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Which Executive Job Search Expenses Can I Deduct on My Tax Return?

Executive Career Brand

You may be able to deduct some of your job search expenses. Take a look at what the IRS has to say about deductions in their most current (August 2015) web page on job search deductions. Travel Expenses. You can deduct some of your job placement agency fees.

2017 136

Job Search or Life Search

Competitive Resumes

The Voice Of Job Seekers.from the page of an empathetic resume writer. The Voice of The Job Seeker Blog. Today’s job seeker must manage more than his or her résumé, cover letter, references on web job boards. People search a lifetime to find the perfect career.

5 LinkedIn Job Search Tips You Haven’t Heard Yet

Resume Bear

Insightful ways to improve your profile and grow your LinkedIn job search network. But there are a few lesser-known LinkedIn job search tips that can be just as effective as the ones we all know about. What do slideshows have to job searches?

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10 Guerrilla Job Search Tactics That Work

Ms. Career Girl

Blog Directory Contact Subscribe 10 Guerrilla Job Search Tactics That Work by Nicole Crimaldi on March 30, 2010 In my opinion, there are two things job seekers do wrong: they are too general and they are too boring. Step 1 is to take your job search offline!

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Should You Take a Travel Job During a Move?


Even in these times of organizations keeping tighter reins on the budget, there are still travel jobs. But what if you’re moving, doing a job search and one of these jobs with travel is offered to you?

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3 Tips on Getting a Traveling Job in the Tourist Industry


The phrase “ job search ” can strike fear in the hearts of even the most qualified candidates. One way to combat the drudgery of the job search is to set your sights on an industry that will land you in fantastic locations.

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Competitive Resumes

The Voice Of Job Seekers.from the page of an empathetic resume writer. The Voice of The Job Seeker Blog. Today’s job seeker must manage more than his or her résumé, cover letter, references on web job boards. People search a lifetime to find the perfect career.

2011 146

101 Holiday Job Search Tips

Career Solvers

Many people assume that their job search will come to a screeching halt the day after Thanksgiving and won’t pick up until January. I recently partnered with Susan Joyce of Job-Hunt and dozens of career experts to create a new e-book called New Year, New Job!

How To Find A Career That Lets You Travel The World

Career Alley

More people than ever want to quit their jobs and start travelling the world. Travelling the world shouldn’t be pure escapism. Here are a few jobs that allow you to travel and earn money at the same time. Travel Writer.

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Agile Weekly Podcast About Manage Your Job Search

Hiring Technical People

In Agile Weekly Podcast #63 , we spoke about Manage Your Job Search , and how kanban can help you. If you think you are interested in a webinar about that or anything else about how to manage your job search, please comment below. This is my last week of travel for the summer, and I am planning on a big writing summer. Since I will not be traveling, I can only write and webinar. Agile Job Search agile job search kanban Manage Your Job Search

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How to Use Tech Productively in Your Job Search

Competitive Resumes

This episode is a job search light episode and focused more on productivity. Travel. Fresh books use to connect to PayPal, loging travel miles and expenses. This episode is a job search light episode and focused more on productivity.

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7 Business Travel Musts

Water Cooler Wisdom

« The Value of Job Search Support Groups | Main | 4 Financially-Savvy Career Moves » October 18, 2010 7 Business Travel Musts Over the weekend, I hung out with a friend who travels everyweek for business.  Before traveling, read the fineprint.

My Job Search Lessons

Career Realism

This is a true story as told to JustJobs Academy which houses career interviews and job search advice for professionals in any industry. Visit to read about how to tame your ego and ask for feedback on the job. Job search lessons image from Bigstock.

A Fresh Look at Job Search

Career Alley

Job search is no different, and the Internet helps fuel this change. It is almost the two year anniversary of CareerAlley and I’ve watched the explosion of new job search sites, the growth of technology in job search and the sharing of ideas that would not have been possible ten years ago. Today’s post is all about a “fresh look at job search&#. Post your resume, promote your resume and manage your search.

2010 116

?? 150+ Awesome Job Search Life Hacks You Need To Try


Avoid being a job search hack with these job search hacks. The below list are over 150 life hacks that I bookmarked because they apply directly or indirectly to your job search, or things that might come up in your job search.

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5 Jobs for Those Who Love to Travel - Jobacle.com BLOG - Career.


If you make careful career choices, you can work while you travel! If this sounds like a plan, take a look at these travel-friendly jobs: 1. Freelance Writer or Photographer Create your own travel-friendly career by starting a business as a freelancer.

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On the Road Again – Job Search – Vol 1

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Auditioning for Your Next Job Should You Choose a Job or Let a Job Choose You? » On the Road Again – Job Search – Vol 1 “ A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.

2010 116

Job Search: If You Could Start Over Again

Tim's Strategy

The other day I had a fun conversation with an executive sales guy (a friend) who had just landed a great job. You see he was pretty typical of many job seekers at the executive level. He was let go from his prior job with a nice 12-month severance program.

2013 107

Welcome to the Dark Side of Job Search

Career Alley

You know, how to have the best resume, the best companies to work for, the best job search sites. As a job hunter, I’ve made my fair share of mistakes. But the “dark side&# of job search is also about what to avoid. Covering Work Life Balance, Travel, Staffing and more. What Not To Do When Job Searching – This article is by Alison Doyle (from About.com ) and it is a good read. Good luck in your search.

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6 Dream Jobs For People Who Love To Travel

Career Realism

Travelling is like getting a tattoo or piercing; once you have your first taste of culture, excitement, and utter freedom, you spend your time fighting back your wanderlust. But what if you could get paid to travel? Travel Guide. Travelling Nurse.

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5 Unorthodox Job Search Techniques You Should Try

Career Realism

Related: Quick Analysis Of Your Job Search Techniques. These unorthodox job search techniques are not going to work in all situations, and they are not for the faint of heart. You already don’t have that job. Talk to business travelers and conference attendees.

2014 114

Teens: Start Your Summer Job Search The Right Way

Career Realism

School’s out, summer is in, and it is time to find a summer job. Related: How To Include Volunteer Work & Travels In Your Resume. This could make a huge difference in whether or not you get the job you’re applying for. Job Search

2015 114

Feng Shui Your Job Search Luck – How to use Feng Shui to find a Career that Harmonizes with your Personal Energies

Career Alley

If you’ve been out of work for a while, you know how frustrating it is to keep looking, all the time wondering if there’s a job out there for you, or maybe even a whole new career field. Many times, careers take turns and detours that move the job seeker in different directions.

2013 204

7 Bad Pieces of Job Search Advice To Ignore


Everyone has an opinion on what you need to do in your job search, but some of that advice is just bad. Taking a non-targeted approach to your job search is unlikely to result in positive results. Never apply for jobs online.”. You want a job?

2013 114

Job Search: Working On Your Gap Year

Career Realism

While some internships are paid, many just cover travel costs, so take this into account before applying. If you’re not keen on sitting in an office, and want to do something more active, there are plenty of farms around the world that gladly welcome help from travellers.

2013 101

4 Tips For Utilizing Your Time During A Job Search

Career Realism

If you are already have a full-time job but want to seek something new, finding the time in your schedule to search for fresh opportunities can be difficult; particularly if your evenings and weekends tend to fill up with social and extra-curricular activities. Use job apps.

2014 114

Are My Job Search Expenses Tax Deductible?

Career Realism

Did you know you could deduct your expenses from a job search on your federal taxes? Qualifying for these deductions isn’t necessarily easy, but with a little diligence, you and most job hunters may be able to take advantage of what may be much-needed relief. Travel.

2013 111

Out With The Old: Job Searching The 21st Century Way

Career Realism

Yes, the job market is a saturated one – with more people seeking employment than there are positions available. Job Searching The 21 st Century Way. Here are some tips for job searching the 21st century way: 1. Job Search

2014 113

5 Job Search Tips for Landing a Position Abroad

Career Realism

Are you about to enter the job market from college and nurturing a dream of working abroad? Thousands of recent college graduates (as well as many working professionals) are finding short and long-term job opportunities abroad. Conduct an international online job search.

2012 114

Relocating? Tips for Job Search in a Different City

Career Rocketeer

For a variety of reasons we sometimes find ourselves in a position of launching a job search in a city other than where we currently live. The idea of conducting a job search in another city is kind of daunting, especially if you’re not too familiar with the city itself.

2011 104

Why Learning a New Language Can Help Your Job Search

Career Realism

Given these demographics in North America, learning a second language will propel your career or job search exponentially. It’s well known that this is the most competitive job market ever, so capitalize on learning or knowing a second language. Job Search job search language

2012 114

How to Stay Positive During a Frustrating Job Search

Career Realism

That’s why it’s more important than ever for job seekers to stay positive when looking for work. When your search feels futile and your hard work doesn’t cash in, you need something to help you keep going. “Travel to the Caribbean!”

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