One of the best online resources to finding a job is Indeed.com. Not only does it have countless job posts, it also has many resources to help in your job search. Here are 7 additional tools on Indeed.com to help you in your job hunt.
1.Job search Tips page
Getting familiar with this indeed page is a must before truly understand how powerful it is for your job search. You can further refine your job search by using the indeed advance search option.
This tool is great because you can search for many other resumes candidates have posted on indeed. It can give you an idea of your competition out there and give you some great ideas to writing a better resume.
3.Posting your resume
One of the first things you should do is post your resume on Indeed. This is a great way to be found if a potential employer is looking for a candidate with skills like you. Be sure to have a key word rich resume so that employers can find you easier.
If you need help with any aspect of the website Indeed has included a link called Submit a request. It is found at the end of the Job Tip Section. This can be a useful tool if you have a question relating some aspect of the site. They ask you 2 questions: what best describes you and what do you need help with. Indeed also includes the address of their head office.
5.Company job pages
This is a nifty section on Indeed where you can type in a company name and find out more about their posts, company info and even reviews. You can follow company pages and Indeed will even send you an email if any new postings come up.
6.Indeed Hiring Lab report
This is mostly targeted for employers, but it is a great resource for job seekers none-the-less. It is a 16-page report entitled ‘three generations of talent: who’s searching for jobs today.’ it’s free and and downloadable. It highlights the labour market and how several generations have contributed to it.
Indeed updates it’s blog a few times a week with good posts relating to the job market, world job trends, and general employee articles. You can subscribe to the blog as well.