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Entrepreneur turns his job hunt into a startup specializing in job hunting - Upstart

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 5:05pm

Upstart

Entrepreneur turns his job hunt into a startup specializing in job hunting
Upstart
Throughout his job search, which included about 60 interviews and conversations in three weeks, he saw a huge technology gap in recruiting to online advertisers. He sought to develop a site that would add ease and speed to what he found was a difficult ...

12 Ways to Avoid Job Search Burnout - CIO

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:16am

CIO

12 Ways to Avoid Job Search Burnout
CIO
Searching for a job takes an emotional toll on candidates, regardless of their experience level or how long they've been on the hunt. Here are expert tips for how rookies and seasoned job-seekers alike can avoid burning out during the job seeking process.

The obvious job search rule you may not be following - Business Insider

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 8:52am

Business Insider

The obvious job search rule you may not be following
Business Insider
You might feel like you're constantly — albeit passively — job hunting. You're told to continually update your resume, build your network, and keep an eye out for exciting opportunities. So, you send that updated resume over to someone you recently ...

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How To Support Your Man During His Extended Job Search - Madame Noire

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 5:15am

Madame Noire

How To Support Your Man During His Extended Job Search
Madame Noire
When your partner is job hunting your first instinct may be to step in with lots of encouragement. Kara Stevens, life coach and founder of The Frugal Feminista (and a contributor here at MN), suggests that women first ask their partner how they want to ...

A former Marine reveals how to beat the job-search battle - New York Post

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 4:01am

New York Post

A former Marine reveals how to beat the job-search battle
New York Post
... a 2,500-person, ship-based crisis-response unit during her six years as a logistics officer, Horgan left the service in September 2012, enrolled in Columbia Business School and embarked on what would be a stressful year-and-half-long job search ...

My Biggest Job-Search Problem Is My Wife - Forbes

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 6:44pm

My Biggest Job-Search Problem Is My Wife
Forbes
I could use your help! I'm job-hunting, and it's creating unexpected problems for me at home. I'm a relative newlywed. Susan and I got married three years ago and everything has been going great. I was working as a Credit Manager at a heating and ...

Job search can be tough, millennial finds - Poughkeepsie Journal

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 9:49pm

Poughkeepsie Journal

Job search can be tough, millennial finds
Poughkeepsie Journal
Editor's note: Selina Duzdevich, a 29-year-old Town of Poughkeepsie resident, was asked to write about searching for a job as a millennial. Since October 2014, I have been searching for a job in my local area, one that can hopefully flourish into a career.

Career Coach: Job search tips for the currently (re-)employed - NorthJersey.com

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 3:15pm

Career Coach: Job search tips for the currently (re-)employed
NorthJersey.com
What mattered then, and matters more now, is just how qualified you are and how smart your job search is. Yet the big question on many people's minds was how to conduct a job search while employed. OK. That's legit. So in May of 2012, I wrote a column ...

Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey to Offer Job Search Assistance - SNJ Today

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 5:43am

SNJ Today

Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey to Offer Job Search Assistance
SNJ Today
Alex Pagan, a bilingual job coach from the Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey, will be at the Vineland Public Library to offer job search assistance. He will be available to answer questions, as well as assist in resume writing, filling out ...

Job search draws large crowd - Marion Star

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 9:20pm

Marion Star

Job search draws large crowd
Marion Star
MARION – For sisters Aaliyah and Jamilah Muhammad, the 12th annual Marion Campus Job, Internship & Education Fair on Thursday served two out of the three purposes in its name. They got a chance to speak with Kathleen Clemons, admissions ...

Free skills class helps people rekindle job search - AZFamily

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 9:17pm

Free skills class helps people rekindle job search
AZFamily
PHOENIX -- You have to have skills to get a job these days. Maybe it's more education, updating a certification, or obtaining computer skills such as using email that employers expect you to have. Danielle Young knew she was going to need help to ...

What you like on Facebook could affect your job search - CBS News

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 5:49pm

What you like on Facebook could affect your job search
CBS News
Whether it's a Facebook video of a cat jumping through snow or a photo of a dwarf planet 250 million miles away, clicking the Like button may cost you your next job. Peter Maulik says social media activity has completely changed the way he screens ...

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These Are the Terrible Mistakes You're Making in Your Job Search - TIME

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 7:56am

TIME

These Are the Terrible Mistakes You're Making in Your Job Search
TIME
Job seekers are feeling more confident about the economy and about their prospects, and more of them—especially young adults—report that they're keeping an eye out for new employment opportunities even if they already have a decent job.

5 Ways to Organize Your Job Search - NerdWallet (blog)

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 6:00am

NerdWallet (blog)

5 Ways to Organize Your Job Search
NerdWallet (blog)
When you start out trying to land a job, it can feel as if you're climbing a mountain whose summit you can't even see. Once you start moving, though, you'll realize that it's totally doable. Better yet, you'll discover that there are no big secrets to ...

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Break These Job-Search Rules And Get Hired - Forbes

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 9:33am

Forbes

Break These Job-Search Rules And Get Hired
Forbes
I want job-seekers to know that when they're frustrated and angry over the time and energy it takes them to fill out those awful online job applications, they have every right to be. Those systems are horrible. They're badly designed, expensive ...

The Best Online Job Search Techniques - Investopedia

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 1:36pm

Investopedia

The Best Online Job Search Techniques
Investopedia
The days of sipping your morning coffee and opening up the classified ads to start your job search are over. Today the best online job search techniques involve social media, automated searches and online resumes. Companies like Indeed, Simply Hired ...

Job Search: Recruiter Biases You Can't Control - PennEnergy

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 6:44am

Job Search: Recruiter Biases You Can't Control
PennEnergy
Q: I read your recent column about the guy who had three job rejections in a row, even though he was confident he aced every interview. You seemed to blame him for his misfortune. I've heard similar stories from plenty of other job seekers. Why don't ...

Deadly Email Job Search Mistakes - Huffington Post

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 12:26pm

Deadly Email Job Search Mistakes
Huffington Post
... less important or formal. Treat email with the same kind of care you would treat traditional business correspondence -- don't send your first draft, proofread very carefully, use good spelling and grammar, etc. [More: Making Email Work for Your Job ...

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45 Things Successful Job Seekers Do on Social Media - TIME

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 6:41am

TIME

45 Things Successful Job Seekers Do on Social Media
TIME
If you're a smart job searcher, you have probably researched everything there is to know about resumes, cover letters, interviews, and all of the other job-searching basics. But you might not be as familiar with the newest member of the job search ...

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What's Different About Job Searching in 2015 - U.S. News & World Report (blog)

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 6:38am

U.S. News & World Report (blog)

What's Different About Job Searching in 2015
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
If you're starting a job search in 2015 and haven't been on the market for a while, you might be surprised by how the job market and typical hiring processes have changed in the last five to 10 years. Part of this is a function of how the economy has ...

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