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Your Video Game Habit Can Help Level Up Your Job Search - Huffington Post Canada

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 1:56pm

Huffington Post Canada

Your Video Game Habit Can Help Level Up Your Job Search
Huffington Post Canada
While you may not get a "Quest Journal updated!" notice in real life, you never know when someone will have a career opportunity for you. So let your network know that you're looking. Someone will probably be grateful that you just cut their candidate ...

Jaromir Jagr considering return to Czech Republic if NHL job search fails - SB Nation

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 9:48am

SB Nation

Jaromir Jagr considering return to Czech Republic if NHL job search fails
SB Nation
On Wednesday, Jagr sat down with NHL.com to discuss his situation and his plans for the future if no teams come calling. Among them is a potential return to the Czech Republic and to Kladno, a hockey club Jagr owns, if he has not found a job come ...
Jaromir Jagr laments stalled NHL job search, could start season in EuropeSporting News
Jagr 'didn't expect it would be so hard to get job in NHL'NHL.com

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Is Your Job Search Strategy Off Message And Off Target? - Forbes

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 5:00am

Forbes

Is Your Job Search Strategy Off Message And Off Target?
Forbes
In my many years of coaching job seekers, I've found their biggest complaint is about the lack of response endured when applying to a job, either directly on the company's website or using online job boards and recruiters. Granted, it is easier than ...

How to Sell Yourself in the Job Search: The Approach - Rigzone

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 10:23am

Rigzone

How to Sell Yourself in the Job Search: The Approach
Rigzone
If you've been following Rigzone's series on applying personal selling to the job search, you probably noticed very quickly that the process involves considerable background research. In the prospecting and qualifying stage, you define your target market.

'Be Yourself (Within Reason)' and Other Job Search Survival Tips - Harvard Business School Working Knowledge

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 8:12am

Harvard Business School Working Knowledge

'Be Yourself (Within Reason)' and Other Job Search Survival Tips
Harvard Business School Working Knowledge
Harvard Business School Assistant Professor Ethan Rouen advises job hunters to start a physical exercise regimen to prepare, be ready with a healthy-eating strategy, and develop a hobby—all to face weeks on the road interviewing at far-flung institutions.

6 creative job search tips you can learn from hacks that worked - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 5:21am

Chicago Tribune

6 creative job search tips you can learn from hacks that worked
Chicago Tribune
In a job search, it's hard to go wrong with a solid set of basics: resume, cover letter, firm handshake. But sometimes getting the job you want means getting a little creative, and thinking outside the applicant box. After all, if a hiring manager is ...

Whatever You Do, Don't Act Like A Desperate Job Seeker - Forbes

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 10:09am

Forbes

Whatever You Do, Don't Act Like A Desperate Job Seeker
Forbes
If you approach your job search with the mindset "I don't care what kind of job I get — I just need a job!," that desperate energy will radiate from you in waves and everyone around you will feel it. Of course you feel needy and desperate when you're ...

Wooden: Recruiters and your job search - Winston-Salem Journal

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 9:15pm

Wooden: Recruiters and your job search
Winston-Salem Journal
Most of my Professional Center clients have dealt with recruiters at one point or another and their main concern is, “Why don't I hear back from recruiters?” Let's tackle that topic in this, part two of my four-part series on recruiters and your job ...

Working Strategies: Job search basics step 4 – identifying employers to contact - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 9:45am

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Working Strategies: Job search basics step 4 – identifying employers to contact
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
That's not a rhetorical question. It sounds simple, but the key to choosing your next workplace is … choosing your next workplace. It's also good strategy. By identifying the employers you'd like to work for, you empower yourself to stop relying on ...

12 highest-paying jobs in arts and entertainment - Sioux City Journal

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 5:05am

Sioux City Journal

12 highest-paying jobs in arts and entertainment
Sioux City Journal
Using the most recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Foreign Labor Certification Data Center, the following is a look at the highest-paying jobs in arts and entertainment. Only occupations the BLS placed into the arts and ...

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Job search assistance to be offered at library - Fremont Tribune

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 2:04pm

Job search assistance to be offered at library
Fremont Tribune
Tom Prescott, workforce coordinator with the Nebraska Department of Labor, will be offering job search assistance, in both English and Spanish, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at Keene Memorial Library's east ...

Big growth? Indeed. Job search company doubles Seattle headcount, leases new office space - GeekWire

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 10:45am

GeekWire

Big growth? Indeed. Job search company doubles Seattle headcount, leases new office space
GeekWire
As a job search company, Indeed knows about the importance of retaining top talent. That was part of what brought Indeed to Seattle five years ago. One of Indeed's senior engineers — R.B. Boyer — decided to move to Seattle after his wife got a job in ...

5 important ways to talk about disability during a job search - Ladders

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 2:18pm

Ladders

5 important ways to talk about disability during a job search
Ladders
We talked to some experts and asked them for their best advice on the web of responsibilities and rights that go along with the job search for disabled people. We spoke to Curtis Richards, Director of the Center for Workforce Development at the ...

Three Secrets Of Every Successful Job Search Or Career Change - Forbes

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 5:31am

Forbes

Three Secrets Of Every Successful Job Search Or Career Change
Forbes
If you're unhappy with your current job, you're not alone. A report released by Gallup reveals that 51% of Americans are either unhappy or feel somewhat disengaged in their jobs. Another 16% are actively disengaged in their jobs. Yikes! The reasons for ...

Accelerate Your Job Search by Honing Your Soft Skills - Influencive

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 5:58pm

Influencive

Accelerate Your Job Search by Honing Your Soft Skills
Influencive
But if you're a job hunter seeking to get the drop on the competition, it's critical to understand how soft and hard skills can complement each other—and give you the edge in the job search. Note that the basis of our economy—indeed, of our society ...

St. Peter graduate helps create regional job search website - Southernminn.com

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 4:05am

Southernminn.com

St. Peter graduate helps create regional job search website
Southernminn.com
Work Fountain's design was customized for the region and then made available on the Greater Mankato Jobs and the GreenSeam Talent Exchange websites. The two websites are linked, so seekers can see job openings in agriculture and other industries ...

Inmate placed on escaped status after Rapid City job search - Newscenter1.tv

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 3:31pm

Newscenter1.tv

Inmate placed on escaped status after Rapid City job search
Newscenter1.tv
A minimum-security inmate has been placed on escape status after failing to return to his assigned housing unit following a job search.

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How to use Facebook to get a job - Business Insider - Business Insider

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 11:56am

Business Insider

How to use Facebook to get a job - Business Insider
Business Insider
You can now use Facebook to hunt for and apply to jobs.

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Amazon Is Trying to Fill 50000 Job Openings Next Week. Here's How to Get Hired - Money Magazine

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 10:12am

Money Magazine

Amazon Is Trying to Fill 50000 Job Openings Next Week. Here's How to Get Hired
Money Magazine
In a bid to fill tens of thousands of open warehouse roles, Amazon is holding a series of job fairs in many of the U.S. cities that support its largest operations hubs. On August 2, the company will hire prospective employees on the spot in places like ...

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Carrier workers can receive financial assistance to aid in job search ... - WRTV Indianapolis

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 11:20pm

WRTV Indianapolis

Carrier workers can receive financial assistance to aid in job search ...
WRTV Indianapolis
In response to the recent layoffs at Indianapolis' Carrier plant, Mayor Joe Hogsett announced Wednesday a program that would assist impacted employees ...

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