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The Best Online Job Sites

advice on searching for a job There are thousands of job sites across the Internet that advertise openings at companies – so how do you find the best online job sites among these choices: Company sites Job Posting Sites Aggregation sites Paid listing sites Recruiter sites …and the list goes on. This report provides a short list of online job search […] Continue reading →

Laid Off – Unemployment Looms….

 You cannot go through a successful, aggressive career without at some point being caught up in a corporate layoff. 2014 was when the wheel finally landed on my position. Being in a remote office certainly can increase your risk, as often when senior management changes the pendulum may swing towards wanting to centralize control. I’ve […] Continue reading →

Some Basics I Use in My Job Search

 I often get asked which online resources I use when searching for my next opportunity. Here are my “go-to” sites that I am on almost every day when searching for my next role and company: Glassdoor. I set up an account, uploaded my resume, and visit this site every day. I also set up job-alerts […] Continue reading →

Job Search – Pay for this service?

 I recently was contacted by one of our site visitors who asked if they should consider paying for a resume refresh through theladders.com. In speaking with her it turned out that: She was being contacted and going on multiple interviews over the past several weeks She was even going back for second interviews in a […] Continue reading →

Job Search – Lost and Back to Basics

 I’ve been reading a lot of postings today on career forums such as the one at indeed.com [http://www.indeed.com/forum/gen/Career-Advice.html], and where I could add value I’ve been responding to some specific situations or questions. However, there are a lot of postings out there with either people just starting a job search due to graduation or being […] Continue reading →

Free Resources for your Job Search

 Hi. I recently was made aware of some new resources online that offer a wealth of information around interviewing and resume creation. I haven’t had the chance to fully review these, but an initial pass showed some good content – however, as with most free content sites, you’ll have to sift through a fair amount […] Continue reading →