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…Continue
Added by Pharice Brown on March 30, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
A job search seems to have many hurdles to overcome – resume, interview technique, appearance, and networking are challenges that job seekers face. These…Continue
Added by Pharice Brown on March 25, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments
I’ve been hired to help broker the sale of TreasuryJobs.com, the only niche job board that serves that sector of the financial job market in the United States. The site launched in 2014 and has significant double digit sales with a strong history of growth since its inception. The site is hosted on theForceFinder job board software platform.…
Added by Chris Russell on March 2, 2016 at 11:07am — No Comments
It might be folklore, but it’s still a great story.
The most successful job ad ever written was Shackleton’s broadside advertising for the crew of the Endurance. Printed with hand-set type on cheap paper and glued to piers and posts around the harbor, it read:
A reported 5,000 men lined up…Continue
We take it too personally when hear that our job application is rejected. Especially if it is the position we really wanted or spent hours on writing the essay and filling out the forms. All in all, we are people and it is hard not to take it to heart -…Continue
Added by Annie Horowitz on February 23, 2016 at 8:07am — No Comments
How much does it cost to post a tech job these days? Well the answer varies from free to $495. I went on a tour of the tech job boards that I found online and here is a quick list. These are just single job post prices as of today's date.…
Job ads full of typos, misspellings, grammar errors and poor formatting, such as chunks of jumbled text, look sloppy and reflect a place that doesn't value professional…Continue
As a country and an education system, we really suck at trying to educate job seekers about how to find a career or even decide what they want to have a career doing. We spend an inordinate amount of time focused on chemistry and biology instead of coaching people to find their dreams and…Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on February 9, 2016 at 5:00pm — No Comments
“We’re on a tight budget, but we need a new employee. How can I promote my job vacancy well enough to reach a wide range of job seekers without paying recruiter fees or the costs associated with featured posts on job boards?”
Added by Hagi Trinh on February 2, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
Even though our daily currency is work, it's not so easy when recruiter's start their own job searches. That's most likely because we know the BS jobs from the brightest opportunities and are a bit more critical of companies.
We're insiders. We know…Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on January 20, 2016 at 4:02pm — No Comments
With the power that is Indeed.com, RecruitingBlogs actually has its own mini job board…Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on January 13, 2016 at 4:11pm — No Comments
So, there's this little tab above this blog post that says "jobs." I'll venture to say you've probably never noticed it before. I get it. There's a lot happening and you're here for recruiting news, not to find a job.
But on the off chance you are looking for a recruiting job, you…Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on January 5, 2016 at 5:51pm — No Comments
Any beer recruiters on here? I found a cool niche that has several job boards you might like to check out. These "Beer jobs" resources will keep your glass full. Enjoy a cold one on me. #cheers #beers #careers…Continue
Added by Chris Russell on January 1, 2016 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Writing a good resume can be considered as a kind of art, because there is not a correct way to formulate one’s resume, but there are always some resume writing tips that can be found helpful when applying for an education and career counseling position. It is important to stand out from the crowd with your resume and that is done with quality content that is clearly written without any errors.…Continue
Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 25, 2015 at 10:09am — No Comments
Choosing to continue your studies within a form of the fine arts after high school graduation is both risky and expensive.…Continue
Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 24, 2015 at 6:06am — No Comments
Like any other relationship, professional relationships are not one sided. In fact, since they are not as personal they often require…Continue
Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 22, 2015 at 6:43am — No Comments
t’s not that easy to get a good job these days. There are dozens of candidates and sometimes hundreds of them, applying for one single post. In this situation, your qualifications are not enough anymore. One needs to make an impression from the first look! And so, you must create an appealing resume that will determine HR persons call you right away.
Added by Julie Petersen on November 24, 2015 at 9:48am — No Comments
No age group wants paid time off for themselves or loved ones more than millennials. As these tech-savvy young adults come of age both at work and at home, they’re feeling the stress of decreasing life balance and increasing demands.
Employers, too, are affected by…
Added by Stacy Carpenter on November 21, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
If you’ve begun to realize you don’t love your job as much as you used to, take comfort in the thought that getting into a career rut is easy. First, you land a great position. Next, you work for the same company for a couple of years and after a while, you learn that your boss never gives your any raises and you have nowhere left to grow.
If this scenario sounds familiar, it might be time to pull yourself out of a dead-end job and find a new, more rewarding career.…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on November 19, 2015 at 1:24pm — No Comments
Why is your profile photographs are so important to your job search, and how can you make sure your profile pictures are working to your advantage?
There was a time when people were nervous about the internet. They were scared to used credit cards online and they were…Continue