Category: Job Boards

Jump Start Your Job Search – Five Tips to do TODAY!

I say it over and over again – be PROACTIVE in your job search! I write blogs, send newsletters and coach clients on how to run a job search that will get results. But it never fails.. almost weekly I have an unemployed client contact me and say “I am not hearing back from my […]

Smart Job Seekers Do These 10 Things

CareerBuilder posted a great article on what “smart” job seekers do, it seems simple enough, but I see these mistakes made over and over again. So, what separates the smart job seeker from others looking for employment? Oftentimes, it is one of these 10 things: 1. They realize a potential job lead could be anywhere. […]

Job Search Advice – Tap into the Hidden Job Market

What is the Hidden Job Market? It has become a “buzz word” but the concept is simple. It is estimated that 80% of jobs are filled by companies who never advertise the position and are filled by referral, or the “who do you know” method of recruitment. So while keeping an eye on job posting sites and LinkedIn […]

August 6, 2013 Job Boards, Job Search, LinkedIn

Is Resume Posting to Job Boards Worth Your Time?

I have always maintained that you are most likely not going to find your next job or career move via one of the numerous job boards out there, for many reasons.  Unless you are in a high-demand field, it is one of the least effective job search methods, with a measly 10% success rate. While […]