Category Archives: Job Search

Startup Job: Where to Find the Excitement and Adventure

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Positions in up-and-coming startups are not as easy to find. Tracking them down is not as simple as browsing the corporate webpage’s lob listings.

So, how can those with a taste for adventure find jobs at startups?   

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The 7 Question Job Application Checklist for Serious Candidates

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Have you ever considered using a job application checklist… every time, before you apply?

You need a job application checklist. Everyone does. So before you send off that resume and cover letter, run all your documents through this seven-question job application checklist.   

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How to Adapt to Today’s Many Different Job Interview Settings

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Job applicants face many job interview settings today. Each requires a different approach and mindset.

Here’s a look at some of the settings you might encounter during your next interview…   

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New Ways to Use Job Boards for Success in the New Year

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While job boards are obviously still valuable resources, they can often be a big waste of time. Job boards are not the only source of jobs, and they are not the best way to find a job today. According to recent research, only 12% of jobs are filled via job boards. Think beyond using job listings to find your next job.   

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5 Ways to Embrace the ATS/AI Recruiting Robots You’re Sure to Encounter

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Employers are increasingly using the power of recruiting robots. Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are now a major factor job seekers face before getting hired.

So what are these recruiting robots looking for on your resume?   

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Job Search Failure: 7 Reasons No One is Hiring You

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As I was clearing out my email yesterday, I was hit over and over again with reoccurring themes of “stuck in a rut”, “unable to find a job”, “no one wants to hire me” job search failure sob stories. If any of these shoes fit, get a new pair quickly. Better yet, share this with people you know. You may even need to highlight the areas they need to fix.   

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