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. The YouTube Job Search & the Power of the Video Resume.

Why job search skills are so crucial to landing a job

Cube Rules

There are job skills. And then there are job search skills. A big part of why many people have such a difficult time landing a job is because they have poor job search skills. Related posts: Job search shows need for soft job skills.

2019 194

How Social Media Can Make or Break Your Job Search

Career Alley

Social media is no longer just for sharing cat photos and recipe videos; it has also become a necessary tool for employers across the globe. Find your Dream Job Social Media in Job Search

2019 153

Why a video job interview is more difficult than a face to face interview

Cube Rules

One of the reasons video job interviews are compelling is because you can see each other on the screen even though you aren’t in the same room. After all, a video interview is just like a face to face interview, right? Differences that can cause you to lose the job.

2019 141

4 Ways to Use Video Tools Like #Blab & Periscope in Your Job Search

Workology

7 Ways to Land a Job with Social Media. Video is changing the world, y’all, and it has a use case in most every life situation and scenario including looking for a job. Job Seekers are 14 Times More Likely to Land a Job With a Referral. Video Introductions.

2015 159

Job Search in the Digital Age: Video Resumes

Career Alley

Did you know that job recruiters only spend six seconds looking at a resume? To stand out from the crowd, many job seekers are submitting video resumes to complement or replace the traditional paper version. Pay attention to the background when you are filming your video resume.

2013 208

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

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.

2017 172

How to Stay Positive in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Job search can wreak havoc with your emotional state and self-esteem. You’ll get your hopes up when you seem to be sailing through the interview process for a job you covet, only to learn they’ve chosen someone else. What a way to enter the job search landscape.

2016 265

Job Search News, October 13, 2017

Competitive Resumes

Your job search could use these articles and resources so enjoy! Well this video suggests it would improve workplace culture. What’s hot in job search? Many job seekers ignore researching an employer. job search news Job Search

2017 130

Answering Your Job Search Questions (Podcast Season Finale)

Competitive Resumes

Thanks so much for listening to the award-winning “The Voice of Job Seekers” podcast! I’m Mark, your host, and I’m always Hacking and reimagining an easier job search process for you! Articles, guides, and even video will be coming your way.

2018 161

Job Search News Special – How to Use My Job Search Tips eGuide

Competitive Resumes

My updated eGuide “118 Job Search Tips…” If you don’t have my job search tips eGuide, you can get it right here. If you’re parents or friends tell you the job search is a numbers game, tell them to get my eGuide.

2017 136

New Job Search And Career Help Videos With @aboutdotcom

Tim's Strategy

A few months ago, I filmed some new job search and career help videos for about.com with the help of my good friends at Geffner Productions. You can also go watch them on my YouTube channel – that way you can see my snazzy new intro video.

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.

Shorten Your Long Distance Job Search

Careers Done Write

A long-distance job search requires more planning and dedication than a local job search. You have the hurdle of breaking into to a new job market in addition to logistical challenges. Follow these tips for shortening your long distance job search.

2014 188

Job Search News – April 13, 2018 – The LinkedIn Edition

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE LinkedIn EDITION – with articles and resources centered around learning! Have you used any of LinkedIn’s new features such as the video or messaging? LinkedIn’s video feature usefulness. Linkedin Job Search LinkedIn

2018 130

The Power of Video Interviewing

Workology

As an entrepreneur I love video. Video makes the relationship more personal using what many consider our most important sense, sight. Video is everywhere. hours watching online, streaming video. Video is a powerful medium to entertain as well as engage.

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

5 Ways to Prepare for a Video Interview

Professional Resume Services

The popularity of video interviews is increasing by the day. With more companies offering telecommuting opportunities and wanting to save on resources like travel costs, video interviews are becoming an acceptable practice.

2018 181

4 Job Search Lessons Learned from Our Favorite Video Games

Cube Rules

McGonigal’s theory can be extended to job seekers. After all, if job seekers approach their hunt with the focus and direction that they do with their favorite video game, how awesome would that be? In your job search, try putting yourself on the other side of the hiring table.

2012 186

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.

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

How to Use Your Blog for Today’s Job Search

Competitive Resumes

I will eventually publish the video. Optimizing your web content is imperative to be found by search engines for exposure. We talked about branding your blog, the look, and people who are searching for solutions. I will eventually publish the video.

2016 208

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 170

How Technology Can Improve Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

This goes not only for casual conversation, such as through social media, but through the way customers and businesses interact and even how people seek out jobs. However, many of the changes delivered by technology are quite beneficial to job seekers!

5 Most Useful Sections of a Job Search Blog for Job Seekers

Competitive Resumes

Job seekers, blogs are powerful tools for getting noticed before or during a job search. Many job seekers blogging as more than just a passive way to reach employers. A post is valuable if the picture, video, or audio content can make you laugh, cry, or even acquiesce.

2018 157

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 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 221

6 Great Smartphone Apps for Job Search

Career Alley

According to an infographic on Beyond.com ( The Online Job Search Goes Mobile ), 77% of Job Seekers Use Mobile Job Search Apps. That is a huge number, and if you are in the 23% category (those not using mobile job search apps), you are at a serious disadvantage.

2014 219

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

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. Job Search Productivity

2015 173

How to Boost Your Self Confidence During a Job Search

Life@work

It's ironic when during a job search, just at the time when you need to feel your most confident, you're feeling your most deflated. Earlier this year I met with a client who had been searching for a new job for over five months.

2011 248

The Value of Age and Experience in Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter A major media outlet’s recent video article sparked my latest Glassdoor post. In turn, she implied that boomers’ inexperience with computers, the Internet and social media harmed their job search efforts. [.] The post The Value of Age and Experience in Job Search appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service. Boomer Job Search Glassdoor.com Value of Older Worker Experienced Job Seeker Older Worker Job Search

2013 166

Tips for Improving Your Job Search

Career Alley

There are tons of great ways you can improve your job search experience with little to no effort on your part. Whatever you hold in your mind as your ideal job will be what you gravitate towards, so be careful what you wish for. Good luck in your search. Job Search.

2014 217

6 Unbeatable Video Interview Tips

Career Alley

With this increase, companies have used the technology of video interviews to scan through the ideal candidate for the position. This sounds easy enough, sit at home, do a quick video chat with the hiring manager, and get the job.

2013 208

The 11 Best Recruiting & Employment Branding Videos at #intalent

Workology

You might be considering creating a video for your talent acquisition and recruiting efforts, but it is extremely time consuming to research and locate a cross section of videos that are currently in the space. What recruiting and company videos have caught your eye?

2014 135

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. Career advice Interviews Resumes YouTube

2016 147

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.

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

Job Searching on the Go

Careers Done Write

Job searching is so much easier now that so many clever smart phone apps are available. You can explore career options, search job postings, and apply for a job all in a matter of seconds using your smart phone. Beyond.com App to facilitate job searching, saving job postings, and emailing job listings to your email. Career Search Research 1,000+ careers, including salary data, opportunities in specific locations, and outlook.

Instagram & Your Job Search: Answering Your Top Questions

Careers Done Write

Does the thought of using Instagram for your job search seem ridiculous? Instagram is yet another way to leverage social media to enhance your professional brand and accelerate your job search. Should I post videos? How can I expedite my search?

2015 200

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

11 New Websites for Your Job Search

Resume Bear

If you’re entering the job market for the first time or haven’t searched for a new job in the last three years, you’re in for a shock over how the process works—and how it has changed in a relatively short period of time. Job search 1.0 = help wanted ads in newspapers.

2011 252