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Are there any other job resources?

Craigslist, monster.com, asking friends.....
are there any other job finding resources out there?
thanks in advance!

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CABlonde

Asked by CABlonde at 11:25 AM on Feb. 7, 2011 in Money & Work

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  • oh and the obvious...."on foot/door to door" approach? lol
    CABlonde

    Comment by CABlonde (original poster) at 11:25 AM on Feb. 7, 2011

  • careerbuilder.com
    zebbiebug

    Answer by zebbiebug at 11:26 AM on Feb. 7, 2011

  • Depending on the type of job you're looking for:
    -LinkedIn
    - Local and Regional sites
    - Indeed.com - compiles listings from other web sites for a more comprehensive search
    - Various trade associations or networks
    - Direct to corporate web sites - make a list of companies you'd be willing to commute to and/or would like to work at. Then go direct to their web site, pull up their "Jobs" section and see if you find a fit.
    - Placement agencies (aka Headhunters)

    ldmrmom

    Answer by ldmrmom at 11:37 AM on Feb. 7, 2011

  • Check your local city for positions as well. I know the City I live in has it's own site to look for jobs on. If you're looking to work from home. www.wahm.com has ideas as well.

    Best Wishes!
    mommy2joeynabby

    Answer by mommy2joeynabby at 11:59 AM on Feb. 7, 2011

  • I usually use Indeed.com, Simplyhired.com, Allretailjobs.com and snagajob. But, in reality they really all have the same job postings.
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 12:07 PM on Feb. 7, 2011

  • You can also check your local newspaper or go through a temp agency and pray for a temp-permanent position.
    Randomosity2

    Answer by Randomosity2 at 1:25 PM on Feb. 7, 2011

  • temp agencies?
    MChildressDem

    Answer by MChildressDem at 9:37 PM on Feb. 7, 2011

  • Less than 40% of the available jobs are listed on job boards. The others are posted on company websites, or through word of mouth. Networking is the best way to tap into the "hidden jobmarket"



    There are lots of great tips in the CafeMom Job Hunting Moms group: http://www.cafemom.com/group/102837


    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:50 PM on Feb. 7, 2011

  • I would avoid Craigslist. There are too many scams on there. Check the newspaper and local job boards. Use Hotjobs, Careerboard, Indeed. Set up a Linkedin profile, make it sell yourself and get active in groups. Attend job fairs. Sign up with employment firms.
    HotMama330

    Answer by HotMama330 at 11:32 AM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • HOMECAREERSUCCESS.COM  has tons of places to apply to and a link to yout local One Stop or Career Center.

    IraqiVetWife

    Answer by IraqiVetWife at 8:52 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

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