Tag Archives: online job search

Research Jobs Online Like a Pro

Posted: January 9, 2017 at 9:00 am

These days conducting a successful job search requires that you spend a lot of time online looking at careers, job descriptions and companies. The more efficient you are in your search, the sooner you will be able to find opportunities where your chances of getting hired are high. Start with a good job site. We… Read More »

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Getting Hired Over 50

Posted: December 12, 2016 at 8:30 am

Let’s face it. Americans are obsessed with youth. All things being equal, most hiring managers tend to choose a younger person instead someone over fifty. There are many fields, like advertising and fashion that target younger buyers, where employers assume

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How to Handle Job Search Rejection

Posted: November 14, 2016 at 8:30 am

It’s hard to handle rejection when you’re looking for a job. And it really stings when you get all the way to the job interview, but then find out that someone else got the job, not you. Here are some strategies to keep your job search on track and keep yourself from getting demoralized by… Read More »

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Infographic: Free Smartphone Apps to Power Your Job Search

Posted: February 23, 2015 at 9:16 pm

Check out a new infographic from MyJobHelper highlighting 10 great smart phone apps you can use to supercharge your job search. All recommended apps are FREE and can be used on Apple iOS or Google Android.

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5 Common Mistakes People Make While Job Hunting

Posted: December 12, 2014 at 3:43 pm

Whether you’re unemployed or just looking to change jobs, the search for a new position can be a lot of work and full of pitfalls. To make the search more efficient and successful, avoid these common five mistakes people make while job hunting.

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What to Include in The Perfect Email Subject Line For Job Hunting

Posted: November 17, 2014 at 5:40 pm

Sending out resume after resume to job prospects is made easier by the use of email. Yet, emails can easily be ignored or sent directly to the spam folder if there is a poorly written subject line. For this reason, your job is to craft a nearly perfect email subject before sending your resume into email oblivion.

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What Should You Do If You Can’t Find Any Job Openings In Your Area?

Posted: November 14, 2014 at 4:47 pm

As a job seeker, you may not happen to live in a bustling urban landscape where job opportunities yell from every street corner. The area where you reside may not produce frequent job openings in your area of interest or experience. What can you do to launch a successful career without having to relocate halfway across the country?

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5 Linkedin Mistakes You Don’t Realize You’re Making

Posted: October 7, 2014 at 3:12 pm

One of the best social media sites for professionals is Linkedin. Here you can provide information about who you are and what you’re capable of doing in order to network with others and find new opportunities. Take time to review what you post carefully because often even professionals have weaknesses in their online persona. Here are five Linkedin mistakes you may not realize you’re making.

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