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Top Job Search Sites for Job Research & Job Hunting

Whether you’re looking for a job after graduation, searching for an entirely new job opportunity, changing careers, or looking to return to the workforce after having some time away, it’s critical to conduct job research. Conducting job research allows you to optimize your resume and perform better at the job interview with more knowledge of…
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Best Websites for Job Seeking College Graduates

Graduation is a short distance away, so now is a good time to start researching and begin conducting your job search. Having a job secured by the time you graduate can mean becoming able to start paying off any college loan debt faster. But, even more exciting than that is the launch of your dream…
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Employers Are Busy Hiring This Month – Ways You Can Get In On It!

When September is here, employers are busy with making major hires. It’s the second biggest hiring period after January/February, when the vacation days and summer slowdown come to an end. So, if you’ve been thinking about a potential job change or career change, now is the time to get moving in on the action. Here…
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Over 50 Job Boards

Here are some online resources for retirees looking for part-time or full-time work, many of which target anyone 50 or over:

Do Job Boards Work?

I have often maintained that the giant job boards are an important step in one’s job search, but they have far less effectiveness than you would think. In fact, for manager and executive jobs, Monster.com has about a .7% effectiveness rate. That means you have less than 1 chance in 100 of getting a job through Monster. Someone recently pointed out some interesting facts about CareerBuilder that would support this same theme.