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Mar 11, 2019
Searching for jobs is a time-consuming task. Not only does it require you to put yourself out there just to get evaluated, but most of the time, you will also be faced with a lot of rejection. Sometimes, you have to get through many “nos” before getting a “yes”. And also, there is this financial pressure that some of us go through.
How do you get out of job searching and start with a new job fast?
Be aggressive. Talk to people, be your own best advocate, and learn how ...
Feb 27, 2019
Do you frequently search online for vacant jobs? How was your experience as an online user? Does your chosen search engine provide you with the jobs you are specifically looking for? Did it help you land on one? Know that there are many pros and cons in online job search websites. Let’s tackle them in detail.
Pros of job search websites
Numerous job postings. There are more jobs being posted in online job search sites than local job boards or local newspapers. This is why many jobseekers...
Feb 26, 2019
There are times when you need to take those short-term positions just to make ends meet, but then you later feel like you can no longer get back to a full-time or permanent employment. Employers would think that you are a job-hopper who just can’t keep a job for a long time. According to a study, five or more job changes within ten years trigger managers to raise the red flag.
In the view of managers, the economy’s downturn causes disruptions for employees. They can only understand ...
Feb 11, 2019
When it comes to finding jobs that are hiring, the Internet has made things easier for us. All we have to do is to go online and do the job search to find companies that are currently looking for candidates. From that alone, we can gain a lot of results in just a couple of seconds. Compared to doing it through traditional methods such as in newspapers, job listings online contain information that is more detailed, citing about the job and the company that posted it. Sometimes, they also contain ...
Feb 11, 2019
One of the many methods that most job hunters prefer doing is searching for job opportunities online. However, given that there are various ways an online job search can be done, it is not guaranteed that all will work out right. The success of the techniques depends on how they were implemented.
Be in-the-know of some of the many creative ways to find a job online.
Start with Google
It’s a fact that anything can be found just by searching on Google, and that includes jobs. Let’s ...
Jan 24, 2019
Nowadays, the easiest way to find a job effectively is to make searches online. Online job search sites provide an extensive array of job opportunities for unemployed individuals who are looking for part-time or full-time employment. Such sites are the best platforms to begin a job search online as they are being used by employers to post job openings or search for staff.
If it’s your first time to find jobs online, these tips might of great help to make your online job search simple.
Jan 16, 2019
Your current contract is coming to an end. Do you have alternative jobs to transfer to? It’s okay to believe that things will turn up, but what if they won’t? The best solution is to start developing several options and have them available by a specific date. This is to ensure that you will have multiple choices in case you fail in securing a job.
If you are working on a contract-based job, obviously, you have a lot of options. You just need to find the job that fits with your skill...
Jan 8, 2019
The whole job search process has become a bit stale, especially for those professionals who have been looking for jobs for many months already. They spend a lot of hours browsing on job search websites but receive little to no feedback. Being unemployed for months sure is frustrating. That’s when job seekers begin to question their career choices, professional skills, experience and qualifications, and even their education. Little do they know that they are not the only people suffering ...
Dec 28, 2018
Can’t accept that you’re still unemployed? Finding the right job has become difficult nowadays, especially when the economic condition of the country’s job market is not getting any better. You have gone through various job interviews, but it seemed like no one is interested in hiring you. No matter how updated your resume or perfect your cover letter is, you are still having a hard time getting hired. As frustrating as it is, there are ways that you can deal with it and move ...
Dec 22, 2018
It pays to stay current on the latest search tactics and tools when searching for a job online. Learning how to make use of them will help job seekers boost their chances of getting interviews. So, what are these effective ways to successfully do an online job search?
Make a connection
If you find an ad that lists a hiring contact, research the background of that person. You might have a special connection with him or her like you came from the same college or belonged to the same organisation...