Tag Archives: online job listings

Don’t Relegate Your Search for a Job to the Online World

July 27, 2012

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Tweet The Internet has made it easier for job seekers to search for a job. Through sites such as Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook, job hunters can instantly contact their network of business associates to ask for their help in their efforts to find a job. And the ever-growing number of employment websites provides a constant […]

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Job Search Advice: Getting Your Resume Read by a Human

June 7, 2012

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Tweet It’s no secret that today’s jobs market is a competitive one. The national unemployment hit 8.2 percent in May. This means that thousands of unemployed workers are aiming for the same jobs that you want. It also means that often your resume won’t even be read by a human. Want to increase your odds […]

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You know where to Search for Jobs, but do You know how to Search for Jobs?

May 9, 2012

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Tweet You know where to search for jobs. You’ve mastered the art of finding the best online job listings in your field. You’ve networked with your former bosses, co-workers and college professors. You regularly attend the luncheons thrown by your area’s chamber of commerce. You post about your efforts to find a job regularly at […]

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Need to Find Employment? Try a Social Media Job Search

February 10, 2012

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Tweet Social media sites have gotten a bad rap in the traditional media, which many commentators blaming sites such as Facebook and Twitter for leading to a decline in civility across the country. But a new survey by Pew Internet disputes this view. And this survey might change the way even old-school job hunters feel […]

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If You Don’t Know how to Job Search Today, Your Hunt for Work Will be Long

January 26, 2012

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Tweet You’ve been haunting the online employment sites for months. You’ve scanned your newspaper’s “Help Wanted” listings even longer, but you can’t seem to find a new job. Here’s the unfortunate truth: If you don’t know how to job search effectively today, you can’t expect to land a new position. Even with the nation’s unemployment […]

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