Join Valerie Sutton for an in-depth discussion in this video Using a job search agent successfully, part of Job Search Strategies.
No matter what job boards you decide to use, a job search agent will save you an…immense amount of time.…Job search agents allow jobseekers to get notifications via email or RSS feeds.…Many large organizations and specialty sites will give you the ability to set up…an agent on their site.…The benefit of these agents is that they are within a defined organization or specialty.…If they don't have the capability of setting up an agent, then you'll want to…set up a weekly time to review targeted organizations' web sites and specialty…sites in your area of expertise.…
However, there are also multi-search mash-up sites that can be useful, like…indeed.com or simplyhired.com.…These sites crawl the web and direct jobseekers to openings on corporate…career web sites, recruiting job boards, online newspapers, blogs, and…association web sites.…The benefit of course is that it gathers information from many sites and you can…do broad searches on skills such as Photoshop to broaden your opportunities.…Let's take the example of simplyhired.com.…
Along the way, discover smart strategies to match your interests with your search and manage your time in order to maximize results.
- Valerie's top five job search tips
- Determining which online job boards to use
- Posting your resume online
- Maximizing the impact of your profile
- Improving your visibility with a blog, workshop, or conferences
- Leveraging your network
- Establishing relationships with recruiters