Join Jolie Miller for an in-depth discussion in this video Using CareerBuilder, part of Job Hunting Online.
CareerBuilder.com is a job board…that’s integrating more robust community features…that help you stay on top of trends.…Gives jobs a thumbs up or a thumbs down,…depending on how closely they meet your needs,…and see how you rank competitively with other candidates.…It’s all free, and you have access…to great data on each position,…if you use CareerBuilder to its full potential.…Let’s start by uploading a resume…to the CareerBuilder interface.…I’ll assume you already have an account…and are logged in.…I’m here in the My CareerBuilder tab.…
I’m on the resume and cover letter section.…As you can see,…I already have one resume uploaded,…but I’m going to go ahead and click Add a Resume,…to upload another resume.…You’ll see that CareerBuilder gives you the option…to upload from a variety of places,…so Google drive, Dropbox.…You can look for a file on your computer.…It also wants you to enter the job title.…In this case, let me go ahead and say Editor…and I’ll browse for a file,…and select the file which is a PDF from my Desktop.…
Then take a quick workshop on applying for a job—from finding the ad to researching the company, tailoring your resume and cover letter, and submitting the application.
- Making a plan for job hunting
- Using popular job sites such as Monster, Simply Hired, and Indeed
- Networking and finding jobs on LinkedIn
- Using Twitter to search for jobs
- Scanning sites of companies you want to work for
- Approaching recruiters