Tips

  • 366 Job Search Tips for Every Day of 2016 A job search tip a day keeps the recruiters away closer…This isn’t a checklist. Some of the tips only apply to job seekers of certain kinds, such as graduates, older job seekers and employed job seekers. Put differently, no one should try to apply all the tips in one job search.
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  • What a Recruiter Can See After 30 Seconds With Your Resume There has been for many decades, a mysterious Wizard of Oz-type viewpoint of the recruiting world that Ambra Benjamin, top Engineer recruiter at Facebook, thinks is somewhat misappropriated.
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  • Break into the 'Hidden' Job Market in 5 Steps A successful job hunt requires more than scouring through open positions on Monster.com. Though replying to traditional ads is part of the process, tapping into the so-called “hidden” job market can be an even more effective way to land a job you’ll love when you graduate.
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  • 3 Tips for Handling an On-the-Spot Job Offer Pat yourself on the back, because you just nailed the interview. It was a long, exhausting day that left you with a lot to think about, but now you're just focused on rewarding yourself with a glass of wine and a Netflix binge. Except – wait – what's this? Your interview finished minutes ago, and these guys are offering you the job!
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  • Eight Job Search Tips for Working with Multiple Recruiters At first glance, working with multiple staffing agencies seems to be the best way to maximize your chances of getting a job. By leveraging the connections, clients and jobs available through each, you end up with the greatest number of possible job opportunities. . . right? Not always.
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  • Your Resume Is Not a Tattoo Job search advice can get convoluted, with experts disagreeing on everything from the length of your resume to what you should wear to an interview. Expert “tough love” Career Coach Jenny Foss of Job Jenny lays out simple and timeless tips that will always work.
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  • Biggest Red Flags in Job Seeker Social Media Profiles While it’s a great start to get rid of that questionable bikini picture from your last vacation or that detailed account of your frat’s reunion party, smart job seekers take extra precautions. Plenty of other online actions also may cause a hiring manager to think twice. Make sure your job seeker social media profiles support your candidacy by eliminating the following sabotaging behaviors.
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  • 10 Tips Every Job Seeker Needs to Hear Research shows the average worker is going to spend less than 3 years in each job — which means you’ll need to find a dozen or more jobs over the course of your career. So isn’t it a good idea to learn how to job search right? In order to become an expert at finding work, here are 10 things every job seeker needs to hear.
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  • Hire My Profile! 5 Tips for Job Seekers on Facebook According to a recent study from Northern Illinois University, the University of Evansville, and Auburn University, a job seeker’s Facebook profile can accurately predict job performance.
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  • LinkedIn Job Search App LinkedIn Job Search, LinkedIn’s new mobile app, has unique features for finding employment that goes beyond the capabilities of other job search applications.
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