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How to Job Search with Online Job Sites

March 22, 2013

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Tweet While networking is a very important component to your job search, online job sites can be very useful. It is easy to get drawn into relying too much on online sites for job search help but there are ways to better use these sites to get good results. Understanding how to job search in […]

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Three Tips for the Mid-Career Professional

January 3, 2013

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Tweet You’ve already crafted a successful career, but now you feel a bit stagnant. You’re ready to move on to a new company and new challenges. Problem is the nation’s unemployment rate still remains high. With millions of people also seeking jobs, you’ll have to learn some new tricks if you want to land your […]

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Some Job Stats are Frightening: Millions Stand to Lose Unemployment Benefits

December 14, 2012

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Tweet Some job stats are simply more frightening than others. And one of the scariest? About 2.1 million U.S. residents who receive unemployment insurance might lose their benefits at the end of this year. You can blame this on the seemingly unending Congressional negotiations over the impending “fiscal cliff.” If legislators can’t agree on a […]

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A Closer Look at Job Stats: Shooting for 6.5% Unemployment

December 13, 2012

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Tweet The national unemployment rate is one of the most closely watched job stats in the United States, and with good reason. It is a direct measure of how successful U.S. residents have been in their efforts to find a job. We can all agree that the national unemployment rate of 7.9% is too high; […]

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Why Knowing Where to Search for Jobs Matters

November 2, 2012

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Tweet Knowing where to search for jobs matters today. Even the best online job sites post positions that are available to hundreds of other occupants. This makes your chance of attracting the attention of hiring managers with your e-mailed resume and cover letter rather small. But you can dramatically increase your odds of finding a […]

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How to Find a Job When You Already Have One

June 27, 2012

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Tweet Most of the career stories we read in the newspapers and on websites focus on those who are unemployed and looking for a job. But what about those people who are looking for a better job even while they’re already holding down a full-time job? Learning how to find a job when you’re already […]

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Know Where to Search for Jobs When Scanning Online Job Boards

May 8, 2012

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Tweet The Internet has made searching for a job more convenient. Now when you want to apply for a position, you can zip off your resume by clicking a button on an online job listing. This ease of applying, though, might give job seekers false hope. You may be applying for dozens of jobs a […]

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Knowing Where to Search for Jobs Means Finding the Right Websites, Too

April 23, 2012

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Tweet Today’s job seekers have an advantage: The Internet is filled with resources to help them land a new job. But not all of these websites are created equal. Today’s job hunters have to know where to search for jobs, and that includes finding the best job search websites out there. The problem with most […]

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What Online Sites Can Help Me Find a Job?

March 14, 2012

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Tweet You scour the Internet every day to find new job openings. By now, though, you’re frustrated. Your efforts to find a job through any online employment website aren’t paying off. You’re still out of work. And you’re now wondering, “What online sites can help me find a job?” The answer? All of them can. […]

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Networking Skills Remain Best Bet for Finding a New Job

February 8, 2012

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Tweet Job seekers today have more tools available to them as they search for new employment. They can scan general and specialized online job sites. They can send messages to their contacts through social media sites such as LinkedIn and Facebook. They send out short updates on their Twitter accounts. But each of these tools […]

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