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Site lets job seekers 'upskill' - Boston Herald

Sat, 08/16/2014 - 9:06pm

Boston Herald

Site lets job seekers 'upskill'
Boston Herald
You can also search for internships, freelancing opportunities and full-time jobs on the website, and employers can search for job candidates by browsing through their talent profiles. Viveka Mishra, a fellow MassChallenge finalist, used Gradberry to ...

4 Tips To Deal With Rejection In Your Job Search - Business 2 Community

Sat, 08/16/2014 - 2:53pm

Business 2 Community

4 Tips To Deal With Rejection In Your Job Search
Business 2 Community
It's a well-known fact that your job search is a rather stressful process to say the least. First of all you've got the long application process where you meticulously tailor your CV and cover letter for each application. You then might have a ...

Six Outrageous Requests You'll Hear On Your Job Search - Forbes

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 4:20pm

Forbes

Six Outrageous Requests You'll Hear On Your Job Search
Forbes
A lot of job-seekers and working people don't think of themselves as entrepreneurs, and it gets them in trouble. We are all entrepreneurs now. Our client Alicia spent three months talking with a firm in South America about a consulting gig. At the last ...

The Worst Thing A Job-Seeker Can Do - Forbes

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:03pm

Forbes

The Worst Thing A Job-Seeker Can Do
Forbes
A job search is tough. It's hard on your ego, your pocketbook and your general sense of well-being. When you've been cozy in a job and the job suddenly vanishes, you're groundless. You're anxious and unsettled. How could it be otherwise? Every job ...

Job Search 50: 5 Factors That Will Determine Your Career Satisfaction - Huffington Post (blog)

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 3:53am

Job Search 50: 5 Factors That Will Determine Your Career Satisfaction
Huffington Post (blog)
Nothing could represent that tried and true statement more than a job search. People typically spend more time planning their vacations, deciding on which car to buy, or even preparing a dinner party than they take to pinpoint the elements of a job ...

Writing Off Your Job Hunting Expenses - Fox Business

Thu, 08/14/2014 - 8:06am

Writing Off Your Job Hunting Expenses
Fox Business
First of all, the job search must be in the same field as your current line of work. So if you are a software engineer who has just completed a course at the culinary academy and are now on the hunt for a chef gig, you will not be allowed to write off ...

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Why Your Friends Aren't Much Help In Your Job Search - Forbes

Thu, 08/14/2014 - 12:51am

Forbes

Why Your Friends Aren't Much Help In Your Job Search
Forbes
Asking a friend to help you in your job search is the ultimate transactional “Ask.” If you already have a rock-solid relationship with your friend and if he or she knows well what you do professionally and can relate your experience and talents to ...

5 Secrets of the Social Job Search - Business Insider

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 5:16am

Financial Express

5 Secrets of the Social Job Search
Business Insider
Come Recommended is a content agency specializing in careers, recruiting, and human resources. We're led by Heather R. Huhman, a widely-recognized thought leader and expert in the careers space with a decade of experience as a hiring manager.
LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter: How Social Media can help you bag your next big jobFinancial Express

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When job-search expenses are tax-deductible - Dallas Morning News

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 3:14pm

When job-search expenses are tax-deductible
Dallas Morning News
My daughter graduated from college and started her first job last month. She spent a lot of money on travel and other costs for her job search over the last few months. Are those expenses tax-deductible? Job-search expenses for a first job aren't tax ...
IRS Tips on Job Hunting ExpensesKansas City infoZine

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Employment Hidden From Job Seekers - Guardian Liberty Voice

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 2:54pm

Guardian Liberty Voice

Employment Hidden From Job Seekers
Guardian Liberty Voice
When seeking employment job seekers need to understand that many opportunities are hidden from more traditional search techniques. Experts in the field claim that at least half of the jobs filled in a given period are part of what has become known as ...

Mobile And Other New Rules For Landing That Important Job - Forbes

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 12:58pm

Forbes

Mobile And Other New Rules For Landing That Important Job
Forbes
There's little doubt that the job search process has evolved over the past decade and that many factors, ranging from advances in technology to a changing employment market, have created new rules for a successful search. While looking for a new job ...

Job Seekers Uncover Scams On State Job Search Website - 10TV

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 4:10pm

Job Seekers Uncover Scams On State Job Search Website
10TV
A state website that's supposed to put people back to work could be putting people in touch with scammers. 10 Investigates found multiple job seekers who have responded to potentially bogus job postings, including Pennie Shoemaker. She uses the state ...

Changing Job Search Behavior and What It Means for Employers - Talent Management (blog)

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:07am

Changing Job Search Behavior and What It Means for Employers
Talent Management (blog)
While this approach may have worked 30 years ago, when newspaper classified ads were one of the only ways to connect with candidates, the current number of avenues for connecting with job seekers — and the speed with which they can apply — means ...

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Calculating and fine-tuning the job search - Insurance News Net

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 8:14am

Calculating and fine-tuning the job search
Insurance News Net
Some people are looking to improve their pay or title, some want to change their career paths and some have been involuntarily plunged into a job search due to downsizing. No matter what the catalyst, a job search should be carefully calculated and ...

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Job search can help reduce income tax bite - Suncoast News

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 5:05am

Job search can help reduce income tax bite
Suncoast News
For more on job hunting, refer to Publication 529, Miscellaneous Deductions on IRS.gov. You can also call (800) TAX-FORM (800-829-3676) to get it by mail. Many people change jobs in the summer. If you looked for a new job in the same line of work as ...

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Virginia launches VAWorks, a new mobile job searching app - WJLA

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 3:17am

WJLA

Virginia launches VAWorks, a new mobile job searching app
WJLA
Using a mobile device, users can search for jobs by occupation, location, or keyword. They can also share their job search activity and information through email or by social media. Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice A. Jones says the app accesses ...
Virginia Government Launches Mobile Job Search AppIn The Capital
Governor McAuliffe announces VAWorks job search mobile appAugusta Free Press
McAuliffe Announces VAWorks Job Search Mobile AppWSET
Staunton News Leader
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8 Job Search Lessons I Learned From Zumba - Forbes

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 11:25am

8 Job Search Lessons I Learned From Zumba
Forbes
Knowing the basics helps. I've never taken a Zumba class, but as a former Jazzercise student, I love high-energy dance workouts. I find I easily remember the basics and can follow along and keep moving, even when the steps get complicated. Job search ...

Most employed job seekers want to change careers - Fortune

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 8:30am

Most employed job seekers want to change careers
Fortune
As the economy keeps generating jobs (even if many aren't full-time or high-paying), people who stayed put during the recession are more confident that they can move on to greener pastures. That's not surprising, but here's what is: 86% of job seekers ...

Job seekers, employers find common ground in local websites as search for ... - Buffalo News

Sat, 08/02/2014 - 9:12pm

Job seekers, employers find common ground in local websites as search for ...
Buffalo News
That, along with widespread discontent – two out of every three people say they are unhappy with their current job, or would be open to a new one, according to a worldwide poll released by Gallup in October – has spurred the growth of job search ...

6 Job Search Tips for Millennials - Business 2 Community

Sat, 08/02/2014 - 8:35am

Business 2 Community

6 Job Search Tips for Millennials
Business 2 Community
Anything you can do to show an employer that you want the position more than the next candidate is sure to pay off at some point, so if your job search needs a reset, try pounding the pavement. Show up at the offices of the most desirable companies on ...