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15 tips to help your job search - The Sheboygan Press

Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:03pm

The Sheboygan Press

15 tips to help your job search
The Sheboygan Press
This week, I received an anonymous letter from a discouraged job-seeker from our area. I agree it's frustrating to send yourself out into cyberspace, never to hear back. I also see the inner workings of HR departments these days and their plates are ...

Quinn: The new job search - San Jose Mercury News

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 6:48pm

Quinn: The new job search
San Jose Mercury News
"They are looking at job listings, saving them for later and even applying directly from an app," said MaryJo Fitzgerald, a mobile job search expert for Glassdoor. "This is the big pain point for applicants. Employers haven't made it easy for ...

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How To Jolt A Stalled Job Search Out Of Neutral - Forbes

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 4:03pm

Forbes

How To Jolt A Stalled Job Search Out Of Neutral
Forbes
The good news is that the job market is much healthier than it has been for years. The flip side is that we can't blame the job market for our job-search frustrations anymore. We can still blame horrible recruiting processes, but where would that get us?

How to avoid slipping through the cracks in your job search pursuits - The Denver Post

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 3:30pm

How to avoid slipping through the cracks in your job search pursuits
The Denver Post
When reading through a job listing, make a list of the pertinent requirements contained in it. If it states that Photoshop experience is a must (and you do, in fact, have Photoshop experience), make certain that is on your resume. Ditto any other ...

Deputies: Georgia man went missing after Upstate job search - Live 5 News

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:44am

Live 5 News

Deputies: Georgia man went missing after Upstate job search
Live 5 News
Anderson County deputies are asking for the public's help finding a Georgia man who visited the area in hopes of finding a job. Lewis R. Hogan Jr. has been missing since 2 a.m. Wednesday. Deputies say he was last seen walking down Hall Street in ...

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Area libraries provide job search help - East Oregonian (subscription)

Thu, 02/04/2016 - 6:10pm

Area libraries provide job search help
East Oregonian (subscription)
Library patrons can use LearningExpress Library to search the Job & Career Accelerator Center through all 12 Umatilla County public libraries. The new feature allows access to more than 5 million job postings from leading job boards, government and ...

Kirkland Murray: Job search goes mobile - CapitalGazette.com

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 1:34pm

Kirkland Murray: Job search goes mobile
CapitalGazette.com
With 35 percent of Americans searching for a new job each day, it's not surprising people are looking for convenient ways to find for job listings. According to a study done by Pew Research Center in 2014, 43 percent of smartphone owners used their ...

How much time you should be spending on your job search - USA TODAY College

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 11:35am

USA TODAY College

How much time you should be spending on your job search
USA TODAY College
Unfortunately, there's no one-size-fits-all answer to how many hours per week you should devote to the job search, because your individual circumstances and the urgency of your search are factors. However, in order to help you prepare for what you're ...

Ask the Headhunter: 4 snappy answers to tricky job search questions - PBS NewsHour

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 3:45pm

PBS NewsHour

Ask the Headhunter: 4 snappy answers to tricky job search questions
PBS NewsHour
In this special Making Sense edition of Ask The Headhunter, Nick shares insider advice and contrarian methods about winning and keeping the right job, on one condition: that you, dear Making Sense reader, send Nick your questions about your personal ...

Featured: Top 10 Job Search Apps For Android - January 2016 - Android Headlines - Android News

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 2:03pm

Android Headlines - Android News

Featured: Top 10 Job Search Apps For Android - January 2016
Android Headlines - Android News
The aptly named 'Job Search' app is brought to you by Indeed. For those unfamiliar with Indeed, this is one of the more popular job searching websites on the internet and this app looks to bring much of the usability of the site to your Android device ...

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How To Handle Getting Ghosted During Your Job Search - Forbes

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 6:51am

How To Handle Getting Ghosted During Your Job Search
Forbes
You've probably heard the term ghosted. And even if you aren't familiar with the word, you may've experienced it at some point (though, when I was single, the “slow fade” was the in-vogue way to end a relationship without “the talk”). But ghosting ...

5 ways to kickstart your infosec job search in 2016 - CSO Online

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 3:18am

CSO Online

5 ways to kickstart your infosec job search in 2016
CSO Online
Paul Wallenberg, team lead for the technology services team at recruiting company Lasalle Network, suggests you ask yourself some tough questions before launching a job search: Are you being challenged? Do the projects you're working on leverage your ...

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Students spring into job search with Ohio State career fair - OSU - The Lantern

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 7:01pm

OSU - The Lantern

Students spring into job search with Ohio State career fair
OSU - The Lantern
“The focus of the fair is more along the lines of full-time job opportunities for seniors, but there will be some companies looking to hire interns,” he said. The companies that will be attending the Spring Career Day can sign up to participate in ...

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'Branding statements' are important in job search - Florida Today

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 7:34am

Florida Today

'Branding statements' are important in job search
Florida Today
QUESTION: What is a branding statement? Is it what we old-timers used to call an elevator pitch? Gillespie: Would you be surprised to learn the term “elevator pitch” is relatively new? Yes, you are no “old timer.” It has only been around since about ...

5 Tips for a More Successful Online Job Search - U.S. News & World Report (blog)

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 6:38am

U.S. News & World Report (blog)

5 Tips for a More Successful Online Job Search
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
Before the rise of the Internet, the first place you would go to find out what jobs were available was your local newspaper's classified ads. Now, of course, you can see all manner of jobs, from any kind of employer, with a simple search on job boards ...

6 LinkedIn tips to help maximize your job search - USA TODAY College

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 3:05pm

USA TODAY College

6 LinkedIn tips to help maximize your job search
USA TODAY College
You've probably read plenty of articles about how maintaining a current LinkedIn profile is as important as keeping your resume up-to-date — and it's all true. More and more recruiters are turning to LinkedIn as a resource to find top candidates ...

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Four Job Search Mistakes College Students Should Stop Making Immediately - Forbes

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 6:23am

Forbes

Four Job Search Mistakes College Students Should Stop Making Immediately
Forbes
If you're a college student, the pressure to nail down a summer gig starts early in the spring semester. The best opportunities often appear during the doldrums of winter and vanish quickly. For seniors, this final semester brings a blend of relief ...

How to Search for a Job in 2016 - Parade

Sun, 01/24/2016 - 5:18am

Parade

How to Search for a Job in 2016
Parade
These days, who among us hasn't been disrupted at work? And we're not talking about the colleague who lingers by your desk every day with updates about her sick mother. We're talking about real disruption—layoffs, downsizing, lack of pay raises and ...

6 Ways to Think About Your Job Search Like a Consumer - Huffington Post

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 2:29pm

Huffington Post

6 Ways to Think About Your Job Search Like a Consumer
Huffington Post
As we all know, you would experience financial hardships without your job. So when people tell me they're unhappy in their job and/or feel they're underpaid, it's challenging to grasp why they're not immediately searching for a better opportunity. If ...

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10 Quotes to motivate your job search! - Albany Times Union (blog)

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 1:08pm

10 Quotes to motivate your job search!
Albany Times Union (blog)
The search for a new job can be tough for anyone, especially if you have been out there looking for a while and are seemingly not getting anywhere. There may be some things you need to change in your strategy in order to see better results or maybe you ...