Skip to comments.Are you looking for a job? (#5) [Look here first!]
Posted on 12/21/2008 2:43:35 PM PST by B4Ranch
I know professional resumes are very important in some careers, so I advise you all to check out the first site below. Search Google for tips on finding jobs in your profession. Tell everyone you know that you are searching for work. The more eyes looking for you, the better. If you have questions, remember that someone on FR.com DOES KNOW THE ANSWER. So don't be embarrased to ask for assistance!
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Have you considered the following:
http://geo.craigslist.org/ Select your city and state
http://www.careerbuilder.com/Careers in Music
http://www.fiveoclockclub.com/Go Free Lance
http://www.hcareers.com -— Primarily hospitality careers, but also catering, cruise lines, travel industry and restaurants.
Hire Net (mostly medical)
Hire Vets First
OLX Free Classifieds Job Section
Raleigh Durham area and Research Triangle-
http://www.theladders.com/ $100K &+
http://www.topechelonnetwork.com/JobSeekers/Default.aspx (3rd party recruiters)
("The Heritage Foundation Job Bank assists conservatives in finding employment with conservative Congressional Offices, faith-based organizations, other public policy organizations, lobbying groups and trade associations.")
http://www.beaumontenterprise.com/business/local/tens_of_thousands_form_southeast_texas_workforce_army_11-26-2008.html -—Major petrochemical plant expansions/upgrades;
demoskowitz has 500+ contacts within finance and human resources!-— http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/2140364/posts?page=52#52
I recommend that you read through the previous “Are you looking for a job?” threads for tips and ideas. I have gathered all the resources from them to this thread.
Are you looking for a job? (Thread #1)
Are you looking for a job? (#2) Expanded list! (Thread #2)
Are you looking for a job? (#3) [A Nice List] (Thread #3)
Are you looking for a job? (#4) [A Better List] (Thread #4)
Are you looking for a job? (#5) [Look here first!](Thread #5)
The more precisely you planned your future, the harder that your temporary unemployment will hit you. Flexibility must be the order of the day to maintain a healthy attitude.
2ndDivisionVet has been a career counselor and recruiter since 1988, ask him for advice either on the thread or FReep Mail him.
Good list. I could add a list of defense contractors if any one is interested.
Very good idea for a thread. One does have to be flexible.
Good Job! (Bump!) ;-)
“Am I customizing my resume based on the job description? If you’re sending out the same resume to each job you apply for, you should seriously consider customizing your resume based on the job you’re applying for. Most times the H.R. dunderheads will simply pass you by if your resume doesn’t contain the buzzwords they’re looking for. Those buzzwords or phrases will be in the job description. The trick is to include them in your resume so that it gets passed onto the hiring manager.”
When I was preparing to leave the USAF, I was told by such a bimbo that I had no “major corporate experience.”
I guess working for over 20-yrs in the Air Force (600,000 people at the time), didn't qualify, not running a couple billion dollar a year contracts. Nope, no experience there.
Its the truth. These people have no idea what the job entails.
They just read buzzwords, herd people and look for ways to cut benefits L0L
Look at all these good leads!
Sure go ahead and post them. We never know who can use them.
I don’t have my list with me currently but I can post it later.
As the person who posted the above originally, please give credit where credit is due.
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