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Cranford job-search support group honors leader's success - Cranford Chronicle

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 11:01am

Cranford job-search support group honors leader's success
Cranford Chronicle
CRANFORD — A local job-search support group honored its original facilitator at a meeting on Thursday night. Neighbors-helping-Neighbors founder John R. Fugazzie presented a recognition plaque to Mary Rapolas, the original facilitator leader of the ...

Partnership relaunches job search website - DesMoinesRegister.com

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:36pm

Partnership relaunches job search website
DesMoinesRegister.com
The Greater Des Moines Partnership has relaunched its career and job search website: Careers.SeizeDesMoines.com. Job seekers can use the website to search for positions posted by central Iowa companies. Applicants can create a profile and resume and ...

Career Coach: Your newspaper and your job search: Part Deux - NorthJersey.com

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 4:54pm

Career Coach: Your newspaper and your job search: Part Deux
NorthJersey.com
A month ago in this column, I wrote an article titled "Your newspaper and your job search" in which I encouraged you to read your local and regional newspaper every single day, not to expect to find oodles of job ads (although there always will be some ...

Ex-offenders struggle in job search - The Courier-Journal

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 11:52am

Ex-offenders struggle in job search
The Courier-Journal
Deshawn Puryear says that level of support is exactly what he needs. He was arrested on a drug charge in 2006 and ended his sentence in 2008. He found a job with Premier Packaging, but after his 13-year-old daughter, Adeya, was diagnosed with a kidney ...

Partnership relaunches job search, career website - DesMoinesRegister.com

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 6:20am

Partnership relaunches job search, career website
DesMoinesRegister.com
Job seekers can use the website for free to search for positions posted by Central Iowa companies, the Partnership said. Applicants can also create a profile and resume and sign up for weekly email alerts about job postings. The Partnership said the ...

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Why Job Hunting May Be More Effective When Done Alone - AOL Jobs

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 4:23am

Why Job Hunting May Be More Effective When Done Alone
AOL Jobs
It seems that when there are lots of people in a place, and the place is vibrant with growth, it's likely that there are more jobs. But it's not a perfect formula. Here's why: Job seekers in Atlanta, a city with strong growth, are almost as challenged ...

Are Women Too Timid When They Job Search? - Forbes

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 9:10am

Are Women Too Timid When They Job Search?
Forbes
As she wrote in HBR, thinking back on the times in her life when she chose not to apply for a leadership job at a nonprofit because she didn't meet all the qualifications, “faith in myself wasn't exactly the issue.” And, she added, “I suspected I wasn ...

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Kick-Start Your Job Search in One Immaculate Day - Mashable

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 4:20am

Kick-Start Your Job Search in One Immaculate Day
Mashable
Do you spend the first 30 minutes of every workday scrolling through job postings and fantasizing about the day you'll leave and finally start working at a gig you love? Maybe you read all the advice you can find online about finding your passion and ...

6 tips to avoid giving away your job search - The Seattle Times (blog)

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:14pm

6 tips to avoid giving away your job search
The Seattle Times (blog)
Hiding your job search can be difficult in this era of social media use, so always think before you act when it comes to posting anything online or discussing your activity with others — especially co-workers. Here are six tips to avoid giving away ...

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Job search keeps millennials hopping - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 7:07pm

Job search keeps millennials hopping
Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
As the economy improves, some experts wonder if this generation, scorched and shaped by a high unemployment rate and a rapidly shifting economy, and pushed by their own ideals, will be the first to keep job-hopping, and buck the trend of settling in as ...

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Labor dept. to hold job seekers fair in Elberton - Online Athens

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 11:02am

Labor dept. to hold job seekers fair in Elberton
Online Athens
The Georgia Department of Labor will provide group and individual assistance to job seekers in Elbert County on Tuesday designed to help them be successful in their search for employment. The GDOL Job Readiness Event will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at ...

Mondays@7 group: Job seekers learn to sell themselves - The Weston Forum

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 10:11am

Mondays@7 group: Job seekers learn to sell themselves
The Weston Forum
Even under the best circumstances, the job search is a painful. In the job search, success is all about selling one's brand, skills, and experience. With a fast-paced, humorous presentation, Cliff Ennico teaches his three-step process on “How to Sell ...

BBB: It's not too early to start your holiday job search - Kansas.com

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 5:17am

BBB: It's not too early to start your holiday job search
Kansas.com
But if you are like the thousands of people who will be looking for ways to earn a little extra cash for the upcoming holiday months, it is not too early to start the search for a temporary seasonal job. The National Retail Federation reports that ...

First Person: Job search: Tales from the front line - GazetteNET

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 8:40am

First Person: Job search: Tales from the front line
GazetteNET
Though the search and some of the paid work I have found have been humbling, I've also seen my free time as a rewarding opportunity. I've explored a lot of the Valley with my two young kids and I will never regret that. Let's just say I'm quite ...

The Unexpected Skill That Job Seekers Need To Get Hired - Forbes

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:09pm

Forbes

The Unexpected Skill That Job Seekers Need To Get Hired
Forbes
When it comes to finding a job, meeting the minimum requirements isn't enough to get you hired. There are many other qualified candidates who can check all the boxes too. So how can you gain a competitive edge? Get ready for your close-up because video ...

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3 Job Search Myths – Busted - U.S. News & World Report (blog)

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 8:00am

3 Job Search Myths – Busted
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
Job seekers frequently go into the process with assumptions about how to present themselves and what employers want to hear. All too often, preconceived notions need to be challenged in order for a job search to be successful. Here are three things you ...

Expanding your professional network key to job search - Lansing State Journal

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 8:12pm

Expanding your professional network key to job search
Lansing State Journal
Expanding your professional network can be pivotal to any stage of a career but particularly for job seekers. When looking for a job, putting your best foot forward in every step of the application and interview process should always be your mentality ...

Job search classes slated for veterans - Porterville Recorder

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 11:48pm

Job search classes slated for veterans
Porterville Recorder
VISALIA - This fall the Tulare County Library in Visalia will be offering classes in job searching and resume writing specifically for veterans of the U.S. Armed Services. In these classes, veterans can expect to review online job searching techniques ...

Three Ways To Get Poached From Your Current Job - Forbes

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 11:33am

UPI.com

Three Ways To Get Poached From Your Current Job
Forbes
With office-induced stress emerging as a leading reason people leave jobs, and 50% of jobs never advertised at all, it can feel as though the deck is stacked against job seekers. And with an already packed agenda at work, it's tough to imagine shoe ...
Poacht App Is Ideal for Lazy Job HuntersMashable
This Job-Hunting App Makes It Easy to Cheat on Your Current EmployersPOPSUGAR (blog)
Poacht follows dating app model to match job seekers with careersUPI.com

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Bring Yourself To Your Job Search - Forbes

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 11:29am

Bring Yourself To Your Job Search
Forbes
I know. I'm sorry you're dealing with that. What do you do in the daytime, when you aren't job-hunting? I sit at home. Well, I sit at my sister's home, not sitting but running around really. I watch my two-year-old niece. Well that worked out perfectly ...