In a job market that’s tough, it’s important to use every single resource available for you to land a job. This means contacting any references you may have in your network. While you may feel awkward, pushy or annoying when reaching out to someone for help, it could go far for your career prospects. To […]
The good news? A majority of the unemployed surveyed by Beyond.com are confident they will find a job in 2014.
Lauren Pedigo is a Marketing Associate at Kinvey in Boston. But she didnt get that job by browsing job boards all day. Instead she made twitter her primary job search tool. And it worked! In this 15…
Craig and Bucky must be gearing up for some hefty holiday shopping, as clearly ’tis the season to boost Craigslist revenue.
Kurt Vonnegut worked at a car dealer after publishing his first novel and Philip Glass worked as a plumber while crafting his music.
There are two ways of thinking about settling for any old job that comes your way. On the plus side, it’s important to at least be employed and be challenged in ways you may not have anticipated. The downside, however, is that you may find yourself on a career path that leaves you floundering and […]
Diana YK Chan is a Recruiter, Trainer, Career Coach, and Speaker who has scanned over 10,000 resumes, conducted thousands of interviews, and recruited talent into top organizations like Google and the…
CareerCloud’s app tracks what it calls hidden job leads that companies have announced in press releases, blogs and news stories around the web. Its like radar for jobs.
Saw this tweet from a recruiter yesterday that caught our eye.
Creative example of a “facebook” resume in action.
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A Skype job interview poses an interesting dynamic. While it offers an opportunity to see your prospective employer face to face and look them in the eye (something you should practice doing on camera), you’re not able to shake their hand. Achieving a personal connection and making a good impression is key to acing your […]
Over the years weve picked up some cool tricks about LinkedIn that you dont really hear about. These tactics are among those hidden gems that help make you a better job seeker. 1. Change your…
Landing a good job has never been particularly easy, but in this age when jobs are scarce and require more skills than ever before it can seem all but impossible. Employers are bombarded with resume after resume every day, even when they aren’t actively hiring. When a job listing is posted, that bombardment increases tenfold. […]