January 19, 2019 at 5:07 pm #657January 19, 2019 at 5:14 pm #659
How to get a job after college:
• An article from The Balance on how to land your first job after college.
• This article is all about personal branding and details 6 things you must do to get your job after college.
• GoodCall provides some useful tips of how to find a job after college.
• Business provides a schedule of how to get a great job and get hired in 30 days.January 19, 2019 at 5:21 pm #664
o LinkedIn is an employment oriented social media site, essentially it is Facebook for the professional you. If you are looking for jobs you should have a LinkedIn account. After you create a profile you can search for jobs under the job tab. The site even shows you what connections you have at prospective company’s. This is a great place to start with job hunting, utilizing your network is always a good thing.
• The Muse
o The Muse boasts that it has, “everything you need to succeed from dream jobs to career advice,” and well… it is pretty darn awesome. Not only can you use their easy to use search engine to look for jobs they also have informative articles and an advice section.
o Glassdoor is super cool and essentially gives you inside scoop on companies. You can not only view open jobs but you can also get inside information on what it is like to work for the company from former/current employees and get salary estimates.
o Indeed is a leading job site with millions of job listings from thousands of websites, including company career sites, job boards, newspaper classifieds, associations, and other online sources of job postings. Indeed has a ton of different jobs and is the best source I’ve seen for a thorough listing of jobs.
o If tech is your thing search for a job at Dice. You can both search for jobs and post your resume for employees to be able to find you for tech jobs. You can search by company, job title, keyword, employment type, and location.
o LinkUp features verified job listings that come directly from employer websites. There is no need to google and then search through confusing company websites and eye their postings, linkup does the leg work for you. Once you spot a job that you like linkup enables you to apply directly through the company’s website.
• Career Builder
o CareerBuilder not only lets you search for jobs but has articles with great career advice and lets you find out more information about possible careers. The website will divulge average salaries for different careers as well as top paying locations and day to day responsibilities. Are you wondering what a patient representative does? CareerBuilder will give you the 411 and then make it easy to apply for jobs.
o Monster is pretty similar to CareerBuilder and Indeed, great general search engines enabling you to find a ton of different job listings. Along with job postings Monster has career resources, salary information and company profiles.
o Get a job through job.com and you get a 5% signing bonus, say what? All you have to do is upload your resume, connect with an opportunity and then boom it’s money in the bank once you ace your interview. The website prides itself on taking away the role of a recruitment agency by using artificial intelligence to connect jobseekers with great companies.
• Simply Hired
o A national job search engine no thrills no bells. The ability to search for a job title, skill or company and the location along with salary estimation. The site also lets your search specifically for entry level positions and internships.
• The Ladders
o A career site aimed at helping people climb up the ladder and making $100K+ at jobs. The site also features articles with useful information. If you’re looking to make the big bucks, this site is for you. WARNING: this is not the site for your first job.
• USA Jobs
o A search engine for jobs in the federal government also featuring internships and jobs specifically for recent graduates.
• Healthcare Job Site
o This site is specifically dedicated to helping people find jobs in healthcare. Along with a search engine for healthcare jobs the site offers career resources, a salary calculator and resume writing help.
• College Recruiter
o College Recruiter is specifically for college and university students along with recent graduates. This site features entry-level positions, internships and part-time and seasonal jobs. The site has a resume builder, job search advice and useful articles for helping you find a job.
o Idealist inspires users by tempting them to, “find the perfect opportunity to change the world.” Idealist is all about connecting idealists – people who want to do good – with opportunities for action and collaboration. If you’re looking for a job or internship that enables you to make a difference this is the search engine you’ve been well… searching for.
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