Let's talk about job boards! Job boards are likely something you don't like to think about. But as resume writers, career coaches, and other types of career service providers, our clients come to us seeking information on how to secure their next job. Thus, job boards probably come up...a lot.
As career professionals, we have found that job seekers tend to rely too heavily on job boards and end up wondering why they aren’t getting interviews. Although it’s best practice to apply a diverse job search strategy, we know that recruiters often source candidates from job boards. But how do
Happy New Year! Here are some more great tools, resources, and news you can use courtesy of CDI leadership and the Education committee. We've included several on planning and goal setting to help jump-start 2019! In this issue: Advantage of personal websites for job seekers Organize your social media marketing
Do you ever wish you had your finger on the pulse of what recruiters think about the work you do as a career writer and the advice you give as a job search coach? Do you wish you could get the recruiter’s perspective on up-and-coming trends and tools? CDI has
I'm excited to share with you this done-for-you 6-page job search networking strategy package you can give directly to your clients! What it includes: All content written directly to the job seeker with no branding and an attractive layout, so you can use it with your clients however you choose.
Here are some more great tools, resources, and news you can use courtesy of CDI leadership and the Education committee. In this issue: Lying on resumes - what it means Job title inequity - getting your client's job title changed PR strategies for solopreneurs Will AI take your client's job?
Here are some more great tools, resources, and news you can use courtesy of CDI leadership and the Education committee. In this issue: Tools for leveraging trending topics in your marketing Buzz-building for your book Make it easy for people to promote & share your content Google's AI-powered job search
“Yes Virginia, there are contacts out there for a job seeker.” Many of you may recognize the line that movie references – about mythical characters upon which some of us are raised to believe in as children. I choose to reference that, tongue in cheek, because I think in many
The following websites cover a lot of ground regarding recruiters for job search. Note that most resources are free but some have a small fee. The following list has been provided by CDI members and does not constitute an endorsement by CDI. Use at your own risk. Report broken links
As a career professional, you understand the critical role of networking in the job search process. Unfortunately, many of your clients continue to rely on job boards and other ineffective job search strategies. Here is a compilation of best practice tips to help your clients maximize the networking process. Download the tip