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Web 2.0/social media sites specializing in job searches or job postings

The Virtual Job Fair (VJF)

The Virtual Job Fair is an innovative approach offered entirely on-line for recruiting top quality job seekers direct to employers. Created by BREVARD WORKFORCE, the Virtual Job Fair (VJF) allows you to offer:

• A web based, 24 hour - event, with the configuration of days set by you
• Virtual booths for employers to provide a profile and to list their job openings
• Video Streaming, embedded how- to guide, FAQ’s... more »

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59 votes
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BarnBuildr → Build it forward.

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Borrowing from the Amish tradition of barn building, where the community comes together to build a barn for one of its own...

BarnBuildr is a collaborative community of entrepreneurs, subject matter experts, and business professionals that mobilizes start-ups, leverages common resources, and shares in the value created.

We change the way entrepreneurs... more »

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58 votes
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The Underground Job Network

While no single list, website, or resource will contain everything a job seeker needs for an effective job search, the Underground Job Network provides tools and techniques that will make a job search easier. It also provides information about how to tap into the hidden job market and move beyond the big boards and other “traditional” job search methods.

While the Internet has become an increasingly leading force in... more »

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54 votes
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Web 2.0/social media sites specializing in job searches or job postings

SustainableEnergyJobs.com

SustainableEnergyJobs.com is a social media oriented niche job board for "Green Jobs". The site is comprised of:

- Green Jobs Blog: news and information, career management tips and links to other green jobs resources.
- Green Job Board powered by SimplyHired, aggregates green jobs only
- Social Network: Sustainable Energy Jobs Community provides job seekers and employers a platform to connect with each other. Job seekers... more »

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42 votes
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Ideas from Iowa - Excel File with TONS of JOBS TOOLS!!!

Iowa Workforce Development surveyed our regional managers and WIA directors from across the state to find out what on-line tools they use. The list is large! We have attached an Excel spreadsheet listing the different tools recommended/used in each of the 15 regions. There is some duplication.

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29 votes
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Better Jobs Faster

www.betterjobsfaster.org is a community career site designed to take advantage of web 2.0 and social networking with the direct intent to help provide job seekers with information for 21st century job matching. Unique tools found on this site include:

1. Resume Clouds - recruiters scan resumes, they don't read them. The Resume Cloud is a free tool showing job seekers a unique view at what their resume is really saying.... more »

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26 votes
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Web 2.0/social media sites specializing in job searches or job postings

The Broke Blog

The Broke Blog is produced by Sandra Rogers, founder of the BrokeButNotForLong, Inc. Ms. Rogers is an educator, writer and trainer. The blog is linked to an employment social network site that provides job-related resources and educational videos for veterans, persons with disabilities, and displaced workers. The blog post articles on unemployment issues such as understanding situational poverty, Web-based and phone... more »

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26 votes
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Web 2.0/social media sites specializing in job searches or job postings

The KITList

Sue Connelly started the KITList (Keep in Touch List) as her personal mailing list for alumni from Silicon Graphics. It grew by word of mouth to its current form as a recruiter-paid Job Posting mailer to 64,000 subscribers. Now that social media is all the rage, Sue has expanded the KITList.org site to be a social media site. Check the current "Pay IT Forward" push for this week.

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23 votes
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Twitter

Yes, twitter! Though it may not be for every job seeker, it must be included in the resources one-stop centers provides to customers. In my role as Career Placement Officer at Saddleback College, I use Twitter to connect with recruiters, companies, and other sites offering students and community members with real-time job openings, career exploration tips, trends in resume/interviewing/job search techniques, and useful... more »

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15 votes
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Hireway.com = Social Network Job Posting... Free... Forever.™

Hireway.com is a free job board for both employers and job seekers. What makes Hireway.com unique is that we will broadcast an employer's (free) job posting out to 15 social networks. The only thing an employer needs to do is post a job on Hireway.com and we'll take care of the social network posting. This free tool was originally developed for Staffback, a hiring process outsourcing company, and we decided to make... more »

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14 votes
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iSpeak Blog

iSpeak is a career and education information blog associated with Minnesota's ISEEK.org web site. The site covers a broad range of topics including: job search, dealing with job loss and the recession, green careers, working arrangements, career management, education planning and understanding labor market information.

 

iSpeak tackles timely and relevent topics with an interesting and informative approach.

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13 votes
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Twitter (and its ecosystem)

While there are specific services (for example @jobangels - people sharing people and jobs; @twitterjobsearch - a twitter search engine for jobs; and @seojobs - jobs in the field of SEO - here's an (older) post listing dozens of resources in categories http://mashable.com/2009/03/13/twitter-jobs/), the more important issue is helping people understand how to use this tool (and its ecosystem) in their job search... more »

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12 votes