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Free E-Book on Employee Engagement: 200 Pieces of Advice

This is a free book created by almost 200 experts on employee engagement.The e-book created by the employee engagement network will help job seekers understand how to foster engagement for themselves and others and how organizations can play a role to contribute to their engagement.

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JobSerf - full service Finding & Applying for job seekers

JobSerf was the first service which actually both finds, and applies, to jobs for job seekers. Using a patent-pending process, our process requests a job seekers data and search objectives, develops a search algorithm and our teams search for jobs for our clients fitting their objectives. Once we have found the positions, we then use our clients semi-customized cover letters and resumes to apply, filling in the job,... more »

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Web Portfolios

These are online job seeker web sites that serve to elevate the job seeker above the competition by providing an online presence that goes well beyond that provided by social media sites. The web site is customized to showcase the credentials, skills, and accomplishments of the job seeker. It provides a superior method for submitting resumes and other information to employers (simple link as opposed to email attachments... more »

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Satisfying Career Happier Life

A blog on professional and personal development -encouraging you to strive to make your career bright! Articles feature career advice and tips for professionals and those planning on joining the workforce, working women and working moms.

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The Undercover Recruiter

"Find a job you love and you will never work a day in your life" – Confucius

The purpose of this website is to maximize your career and enable you to be the architect of your own destiny. My aim is for you to find and secure the job that you love and as a result lead a happy and fulfilled life. The insider information and tools provided on this site will help you get there.

It's what you do that defines you, they say.... more »

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OneWire.com Precise Career Connections

OneWire makes precise career connections in a secure, confidential environment. It is where top companies and industry professionals at all levels match, connect, and advance their career. To connect Students and Alumni with companies OneWire has partnered with hundreds of leading schools across the country.

For Candidates, OneWire is a totally confidential Career Management Tool where they can manage their career for... more »

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Tips For Electronic Resumes

Looking for advice on how to write great resumes that humans will want to read and that automated resume processing software can read?

 

Sovren Group develops and markets the world's most accurate, fully-featured, fastest, most scalable, and most configurable Resume/CV Parser.

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OptimalResume.com

WHAT IS IT?

An all-in-one online career center to help job seekers through every aspect of the career development process.

Step 1: Assess your strengths and do career research.

Step 2: Build everything you need — resumes, cover letters, online portfolios and video resumes.

Step 3: Take your job search online with a professional website.

Step 4: Practice for interviews.

Step 5: Get found by employers.

WHAT MAKES... more »

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Hot Spots for Finding a Job

To increase your job-finding odds, look for a job where the jobs are.

There are thousands of Hot Spots (industry-location combinations) that are adding jobs. Find out which industries are adding jobs in any metropolitan area in the United States.

This will help you decide whether you should switch industries, relocate, or stay where you are.

Video instructions are included, and the Hot Spots are updated monthly.... more »

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National Career Fairs

National Career Fairs is the leader in face-to-face recruiting events hosting over 300 career fairs in 60 US cities each year. Access the full 2010 calendar of events at www.nationalcareerfairs.com. Our career fairs provide job seekers with the opportunity to connect with hiring managers, learn about educational options, and to receive free resume reviews from local career experts. Career fairs are an excellent opportunity... more »

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Jobclinic.org

Job Clinic is pioneering a unique type of career coaching called "Rapid Re-employment" where the focus is on aggressively fast career transitions. The goal is to shorten up the speed of the career transition. How we do that is by perfecting your presentation on paper (the resume) and in person (the interview). The resume is the key to presenting your qualifications to an employer and not getting screened out. Using... more »

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Free Resume IQ Score

Free feedback on your résumé — just upload it and get your score within 24 hours. It's that easy!

Lisa Mauri Thomas, a resume expert and job search strategist, will personally review it for overall effectiveness. Don't let an automated system direct your efforts. Connect with a real, live expert today.

You will also receive free weekly career and job search advice. Lisa fully supports job-seekers across the nation,... more »

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PDF and plain Text Resume Formatting

If an employer does not state what they want as a format, and you cannot find out by calling, attach a MS Word, PDF and text as well as paste the text in the body of email. Make a note in cover letter to give them a heads up. Some companies have software that cuts attachments off without telling you. That means you sent nothing!

A lot of jobseekers don't realize the need to have their resume in different formats... more »

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Exemplary State Online Resources for Students, Career Explorers

Includes notable resources provided on various state sites, with notations about what's special about each. For example, Utah's career exploration site includes wage ranges, job outlook within the state, occupational skills that employers require, education needed, etc. The state provides clear information on skill certificates and on child care resources available to parents. In addition, the state has a site geared... more »

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Job Hunt Express

Job Hunt Express is an easy to use and inexpensive software package that lets you take control of your job search to save time, reduce your workload, and get faster results. You will be able to get more work done in less time while being much more thoughtful and proactive in your job hunt. And because quality efforts produce quality results, Job Hunt Express will help you to get a better job faster.

Job Hunt Express™... more »

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