There’s a lot of information out there about job search. These are the top 10 from 2018 you don’t want to miss!
Before you check out for the holidays, I wanted to highlight these articles to help you prepare for your upcoming job search.
January has historically been the month most people hit the job boards. So before you start, make sure you’re ready! (Psst: Monster is no longer the place to go to find a job.)
I hope you enjoy these!
Top Job Search Articles From 2018
Before you begin updating your resume, there are some questions you’ll want to ask and answer. Your search for a new job requires a strategy and by answering these questions you will launch a targeted, more productive job search.
Companies have to work harder to find talent now that most people are working. Using candidate data and artificial intelligence is mixed into the process companies use to source and vet candidates. And once they’ve found candidates, they are interviewing them differently. These trends started in 2018 and are expected to continue through 2019.
Based on CareerBuilder’s annual study, I break down the key findings to help you understand the good and bad of social media. The short answer is, whatever you put out there is a reflection of you and can be used to help or hurt your shot at being a candidate for a job.
Where do you go to look for jobs? It’s probably based on your past experience. If you don’t diversify where you look for new jobs, you may be missing out on that perfect job opportunity.
Instagram, really? Yes. If you are active on Instagram, these are tips to help you make the most of your time on the platform to help with your job search (and online reputation).
Even if you don’t plan on actively looking for a new job, you should do a little digital housekeeping. Walk through this list to make sure your online visibility is clean and on target. It’s up to you to manage your online personal reputation.
There’s nothing more exciting than receiving a job offer. But before you say “YES”, make sure you have evaluated these 8 things related to the job, the company, its leadership and people you’ll be working with.
You want to come across confidently qualified during the job interview and that takes practice and time. You’ll find the top job interview questions to prepare for and the best way to formulate your answers! Start prepping now!
LinkedIn is always making updates and adding new features. Sadly, they don’t do a very good job notifying their users of these changes. These are 10 features introduced in 2018.
Your LinkedIn headline is one of the best opportunities to highlight your unique value. You have 120 characters to use to sell yourself! Newsflash, your job title and company isn’t going to be enough to help you stand out!
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Hannah Morgan speaks and writes about job search and career strategies. She founded CareerSherpa.net to educate professionals on how to maneuver through today’s job search process. Hannah was nominated as a LinkedIn Top Voice in Job Search and Careers and is a regular contributor to US News & World Report. She has been quoted by media outlets, including Forbes, USA Today, Money Magazine, Huffington Post, as well as many other publications. She is also author of The Infographic Resume and co-author of Social Networking for Business Success.