All Blog Posts Tagged 'job' (1,224)

5 Side Jobs to Accelerate Your Income

As a recent college grad, I know well the plight of the starving student. Sure, we all know classmates whose parents are furnishing an education and financing an extravagant lifestyle, but the rest of us have to learn how to make a dollar stretch. Between tuition, books, and daily living expenses, it can cost a lot to get a good education in today's world.

 

To that end, many of us have…

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Added by Rachael Murphey on December 7, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

How playing games can help you land your dream job

Playing games is not a bad thing and can help you build a career – tell this to your parents next time. Scientific studies show that computer games literally enhance your logical, literary and social skills. There is no age limit, children can develop cognitive abilities much faster just by playing the right games. According to the Fall 2014 issue of American Journal of Play, children who like video games demonstrate perception, attention, memory, and decision-making processes more…

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Added by Julia Baron on November 18, 2016 at 4:40am — No Comments

5 Tools to Create an Impressive Resume

In today’s society, having an impressive resume is going to help you big time. Our resumes are a reflection of our professional activity. Resumes also speak directly and indirectly about our skills and traits, mindsets, and attitudes. As mentioned earlier, your…

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Added by Eva Wislow on November 4, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

New Job? 4 Ways To Rock Your First Impression

When you need to make a dynamic impression, don't take chances. Pull out all the stops to create an unforgettable image that will make a good impression and help you be remembered in a positive way. Here are four ways to excel when striving to make a good first…

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Added by Emma Sturgis on October 31, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments

Everything You'll Need to Know for Increased Job Fair Results

Job Fairs are a great opportunity for businesses to draw attention to their workplace and establish reputation in the industry within which they operate. However, with so many trade shows and so many businesses participating in these events, more is required now than ever to maximize results!



Follow Up On Leads…

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Added by Rachael Murphey on October 27, 2016 at 1:46pm — No Comments

New Job Offer? How to Peacefully Relocate Your Family

It's a known fact that for many people, the moving process can be incredibly stressful. While it may be exciting to accept a new job offer, it may be hard for your family to wade through the transition of saying goodbye to life as they know it. Starting a new chapter is still exciting, even…

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Added by Emma Sturgis on October 24, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments

How NOT to Sell a Job to a Candidate

Let’s face it – given the choice, we’d pick a permanent employee over a temp time and time again. The benefits of taking on an employee full time are obvious, but this world of ours is far from perfect, and we all know that sometimes taking on a…

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Added by Tom Rowbottom on October 13, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Tough Times: 7 Freelance Works to Survive

It's no surprise now that the economy is dwindling. So, either you're going to worry and wait until all gets better (which could take years) or you'll do something proactive for yourself. I suggest the latter way, as it's the one that builds character. It helps you financially survive in everything. Tough times teach us to be…

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Added by Ellen Summerhills on September 26, 2016 at 3:30am — No Comments

What the Modern Job Seeker Looks for in a New Company

The modern job seeker is usually someone of a younger generation, and there's plenty of information available highlighting how these new professionals approach employment and what they tend to expect from employers. Millennials are used to an internet age, a recession, and more professional adaptability. They might need or require different benefits than your older staff. You want to recruit the right workers, but how do you get them interested? With that said, here are four things modern…

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Added by Brooke Chaplan on August 19, 2016 at 5:14pm — No Comments

Struggle Bus: Driving Traffic to Job Ads

Know what I really hate? When I attend an event expecting original content and I get the same regurgitated ideas from everyone else who speaks on the topic. It’s not only lame but it’s a big ol’ waste of my time. Unfortunately, this happens most often in those “recruiting is marketing” webinars.

The ones I used to really like as a marketer living in a…

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Added by Katrina Kibben on July 27, 2016 at 3:26pm — No Comments

So, you want qualified applicants to apply, huh?

Attracting the right applicants to a job posting can be challenging, right? 

Sure. Sometimes. Not always. 

But, getting them to apply might be... 

If your "apply now" process starts like the following, I'd like to point out a possible reaction: "ain't nobody got…

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Added by Kelly Blokdijk on July 15, 2016 at 7:30pm — 1 Comment

On the Hunt - Become the Perfect Candidate for Any Job

In today’s job market, it’s important to make sure that you stand out from the pack. The competition for most jobs is fierce, but there are a few items you can control to make sure that you’re the right candidate for any job.

Get Your Resume Right

It’s likely that your resume will be the first…

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Added by Rachelle Wilber on June 27, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Is a career as a Health Care Assistant the ideal choice for you?

Care assistants are an essential part of many people's lives. Without these healthcare sector workers, many individuals would be unable to live independently or in their own homes. Studies show that when someone who is elderly or sick, injured or living with a disability is cared for at home and has access to friends and family, their health, happiness and sense of purpose is highest.

However, it takes a special kind of person to be a Health Care Assistant. Not everyone is cut out for…

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Added by Mary Yohanan on May 27, 2016 at 8:49am — No Comments

The Way to Disrupt the Recruitment Industry!

Earlier on this week, we posted a simple graphic informing people of the high levels of low job satisfaction in the UK, together with a brief message suggesting that visiting Recfluence.com can help reduce you search time. We had several emails and comments asking us what we…

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Added by Rebecca Zheng on May 16, 2016 at 4:30am — No Comments

5 Unexpected Ways You're Sabotaging Your Own Productivity

Each day businesses assess and rate their productivity, always aiming to achieve a higher percentage or meet a different goal the following day. As a worker you might not have the best, most productive day of work every day, but reviewing a few of the unexpected ways that you…

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Added by Emma Sturgis on April 29, 2016 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Totally new recruiting sites (at least to me!): check 'em out!!

I am continuing to discover new job boardsrecruiting sites, and other interesting recruiting startups. The last…

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Added by Jeff Dickey-Chasins on April 19, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments

5 Essential Elements of a Successful Job Advert

A hiring process requires copious amounts of time, manpower, and money. Reviewing tons of applications, making tons of phone calls, and setting up tons of interviews is intensely draining. You don’t want to have to do it any more than necessary. Finding the right candidate in a…

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Added by Kelly Smith on April 14, 2016 at 6:00am — No Comments

Panel: Job Ads Suck with @BillBoorman + @StephenODonn

If I did a search for "job ads that suck," a couple articles - including quite a few from our websites would pop up. It's a fact - most job ads are very poorly written. They're some of the worst content on the internet, and that's saying a…

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Added by Katrina Kibben on April 13, 2016 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Stumped by a Job Interview Question? Here’s What to Do.

You can prepare for an interview day and night and still get stumped by a question during the interview process.  That’s okay, you are not alone it happens to many prepare and qualified individuals. There are some questions that you just are not prepared for and they seem to come out…
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Added by Pharice Brown on April 8, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Tips on How to Answer the Top 10 Job Interview Questions

1. Can you tell me about yourself?

 

This can be one of the most terrifying questions of all time, not to mention the most challenging to answer as well. As a candidate for a specific position, when this question is asked you are quick to wonder what the interviewer wants to know. What could be…

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Added by Pharice Brown on March 30, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

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