Category: Hidden Job Market

4 Ways to Getting the Most Out of Your Job Search Resources

Before getting totally immersed in your job search it is important to understand the resources and tools you are using. Here are 4 ways to getting the most out of your job search resources: 1. Google As discussed before Google is perhaps one of your most important resources when you are finding job. Indeed, for

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6 Ways to Tapping into the On-Campus Hidden Job Market (as a Graduating Student)

If you are a graduating student finding a job is a top priority. There is also a good chance you have a strong source of potential job leads that can help you score a gig right on-campus! Here are a few ways you can tap into the hidden job market as graduating student: 1. Alumni

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How to Create, Host and Promote a Professional Meet-Up Group (Pt. 3)

When executed properly and with patience and consistently a professional meet-up group can give you many professional opportunities! You can discover new connections, build your brand, help the local economy and gain real-world practice by putting together an event. However, one of most unique features of a meet-up is the fact that it is an

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How to Create, Host and Promote a Professional Meet-Up Group (Pt. 2)

There are many great benefits to starting and maintaining a professional meet-up group. If you are willing to take time to build one up you will definitely reap the benefits sooner than later. Promote the Benefits It might be a bit tough in the beginning to attract professionals to the meet-up you just made. Focus

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How to Create, Host and Promote a Professional Meet-Up Group (Pt. 1)

A professional meet-up group is a powerful knowledge-based event that can build invaluable connections, find mentorship opportunities and learn from other professionals. For example, if you are in sales you can start a meet-up group that focuses on sales professionals from your immediate area or region. You can start with professionals in your niche like

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How to get the Most from a Networking Event

Networking is an essential part of your job search. If you are serious about getting a job–you should be using every opportunity to network and going to networking specific events. There are many organizations that set up networking events which include your local chamber of commerce. It’s also a good idea to create your own

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How to Make Your Own Networking Event

Attending networking functions is always a great way to meet and expand on your existing network. However, have you considered putting together your own networking event? Even if you don’t have any experience creating and hosting events, this will be a great start! Not to mention an excellent opportunity to meet people and show potential

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3 Quick Ways to Tap into the Hidden Job Market

The hidden job market are those jobs that aren’t publicly advertised. Companies typically do this for a variety of reasons which include a desire to nurture and promote from within thus no need to advertise externally; another reason is that a company desires positions to be filled through employee referrals–for example if a company trusts

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