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New Study Highlights the Importance of a Social Media Job Search

January 8, 2013

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Tweet If you need help finding a job, know this: You are far from alone. And don’t let positive headlines regarding the nation’s unemployment rate convince you otherwise. It’s true that the national unemployment fell again in November, ticking down to 7.7 percent, the lowest this rate has stood in more than three years. At […]

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Better Unemployment Numbers don’t Change Fact: You Still Need to Know Where to Search for Jobs

November 12, 2012

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Tweet The national employment picture has been slowing brightening. The latest good news came in late October, when applications for U.S. unemployment aid fell once again. This good news, though, doesn’t mean that you don’t need to know where to search for jobs. That’s because even with unemployment falling – and it stood at 7.9 […]

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Asking the Right People for Job Search Advice

October 10, 2012

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Tweet You’re struggling to find a new job today. And you’re desperate for job search advice. But don’t make the mistake of asking the wrong people for this advice. It takes vastly different skills to find a job today than it did even four years ago. If you ask for job search advice from someone […]

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Is Video the Answer to the “Help Me Find a Job” Lament?

August 8, 2012

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Tweet Are you asking, “Can anyone help me find a job?” Maybe that’s the wrong question. Maybe you need to be asking, “What can I do to set myself apart from other job seekers?” The answer? Try creating a video resume. The Video Resume Thanks the rise of social media and the power of YouTube, […]

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Where to Search for Jobs? Focus on LinkedIn

July 25, 2012

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Tweet U.S. News & World Report ran an interesting story recently on how important social media sites are to those looking to find a new job. According to the story, employers are more than ever searching for candidates on social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn. So if you’re wondering where to […]

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How College Students can Avoid the “Help Me get a Job” Dilemma

July 17, 2012

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Tweet According to numbers reported by Fox News, half of all college graduates under the age of 25 were either out of work or severely underemployed last year. That’s a staggering statistic and points to how challenging the jobs market is today. It’s no surprise, then, that so many college students are stuck in the […]

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How to Find a Job? Tell People You’re Looking

June 26, 2012

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Tweet You’ve done everything you can to find a new job. You’ve haunted the busiest employment sites on the Web. You’ve studied all the latest interview tips and strategies. You’ve brushed up your resume. You’ve treated finding a new position as a full-time job. Yet, you’re not seeing any results. The problem may be that […]

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A LinkedIn Job Search is Your Best Job Search

June 22, 2012

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Tweet If you’re a savvy job hunter, you know that social media sites are key in your efforts to land a new position. After all, through these sites you can instantly communicate with your dozens of business contacts. The hope is that through sites such as Facebook, Google+ and Twitter, you’ll be able to dig […]

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Don’t Muff Your Social Media Job Search

June 15, 2012

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Tweet You’re high-tech and computer savvy. You’re also out of work. Not surprisingly, you’re eager to begin a full-fledged social media job search. The power of Social Media You know that social media sites such as LinkedIn, Google+, Facebook and Twitter give you the opportunity to instantly communicate with hundreds of important business contacts. You […]

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The Three Tips to Shorten Your Search for a Job

June 12, 2012

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Tweet Looking for a new job? Then don’t read the newspapers; they’re filled with depressing stories about high unemployment rates and frustrated job seekers. The good news, though, is that you can shorten your search for a job. You just need to follow three tips to craft the best job search possible.   You Need […]

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