JobSeer Blog: Job Searching Tips & Tricks

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Nov 16, 2021
When Is the Best Time of Year to Look for a Job?
The beginning of the year are usually the most popular months to hire new employees, but how about the other months?
Rene Cheng
Why Entry-Level Jobs Are No Longer "Entry-Level" Jobs & Require 2+ Years Of Experience
Learn about why entry-level jobs in today's market aren’t entry-level job positions anymore and how recent graduates could pivot their way in getting into these job opportunities.
Rene Cheng
Nov 9, 2021
How To Glow Up Your Job Search Process
1. Self Evaluation & Analysis 2. Organize Your Analysis And Create Professional Skills 3. Prepare all Necessary Documents 4. Research Companies & Industries 5. Search Away & Attend Career Fairs
Rene Cheng
Nov 2, 2021
Five Must-Have Soft Skills Recruiters Look For In A Resume
1. Problem Solving Skills 2. Leadership Skills. 3. Adaptability Skills. 4. Communication Skills 5. Work Ethic
Rene Cheng
Oct 22, 2021
The Worst Resume Mistakes (And How To Avoid Them)
1. Objective Statements 2. Grammar & Spelling Mistakes 3. Weak Buzzwords 4. Formatting 5. Personal Information
Rene Cheng
Oct 19, 2021
Is It Bad To Apply For More Than One Job Within The Same Company?
When is it okay to apply for more than one job in the same company?
Rene Cheng
Oct 12, 2021
Behind the Scenes of the Post Application Process: Second Interview to Offers Stage
What happens after your second interview? When will you expect a offer letter?
Rene Cheng
Oct 5, 2021
Behind the Scenes of the Post Application Process: First Phone Screen to Second Interview
What to expect during and after the phone screen with a recruiter?
Rene Cheng
Sep 28, 2021
Behind The Scenes of the Post-Application Process: Job Application To First Phone Screen
What really happens after you submit a job application?
Rene Cheng
Sep 21, 2021
Best Resources & Methods to Help You Land A Decent Job
1. Polishing your LinkedIn By Checking Out Other’s Profiles 2. Speak with Professionals Within Your Target Industry 3. Use the Right Tools To Support 4. Set up Mock Interviews for Yourself
Rene Cheng
Sep 14, 2021
How JobSeer Changes The Face Of Job Search
1. No longer Applying for Positions That You Are Unsure Of 2. Scoring Solution with Matched Skills To Help Pass ATS 3. Make Valuable Connections 4. Save Your Time On Company Research
Rene Cheng
Sep 7, 2021
The 5 Overrated Job Search Tips That Are No Longer Relevant
1. Customizing your resume for each job description 2. Cover letters are outdated and "traditional" 3. Applying to roles only 4. Prepare all possible interview questions 5. Bigger Companies are better
Rene Cheng
Aug 31, 2021
Five Job Search Tips for Rising Seniors In College
Bring these tips to your final years of college!
Rene Cheng
Aug 24, 2021
Job Search Email 101: How to write a introduction, thank you, and follow-up emails to recruiters [With Email Templates]
Email Templates for Introduction, Thank You, and Follow-up Emails To Recruiters
Rene Cheng
Aug 17, 2021
How To Find and Reach Out To Hiring Managers for A Referral
Step-by-Step Guide on Finding the Right Person in the Company
Rene Cheng
Aug 10, 2021
Ask A Recruiter A Question: “What To Do When Juggling Between Multiple Job Offers”
What Should I Do If I Have An Offer But Also Currently Interviewing For Other More Desirable Opportunities?
Patricia Montville
Jun 3, 2021
Job Search 101 | 8 Do’s and Don’ts In Your Job Search
1. Do Use Transferable Skills 2. Do Prepare A Pitch For Networking Events 3. Do Have A Work Portfolio 4. Don't Compare Yourself To Others 5. Don't Feel Discouraged If You Didn't Get The Job
Rene Cheng
Mar 31, 2021
4 Best Tips To Maintain A Healthier Work-Life Balance
4 Best Tips To Maintain A Healthier Work-Life Balance. 1. Dedicate One Space For Your Work 2. Treat Your Body, Your Mind, And Yourself 3. Find A Job That You Love 4. Don’t Be Afraid To Say No
Rene Cheng
Apr 28, 2021
How To Answer: What Are Your Salary Expectations?
Step-by-Step Guide On Answering: What Are Your Salary Expectations?
Rene Cheng
Jul 20, 2021
The Complete Guide To Research A Company You Want To Work For
1. Discover Your Values & Find A Company That Values Your Value 2. Research The Founders (and how they found the company) 3. Understand The Company’s Products/Services 4. Stay Up-To-Date Through News Stories and Business Journals& Business Operations 5. Engage With The Company’s Current/Former Employees
Rene Cheng
May 25, 2021
How To Stay Productive in A Virtual Job Search While Working Remotely
How To Stay Productive in A Virtual Job Search While Working Remotely 1. Have a Consistent Schedule 2. Daily Outside Time 3. Utilize The Power Of Technology 4. Stop Multitasking
Rene Cheng
Jun 8, 2021
Post-Pandemic: Hiring Trends & What Employers Are Looking For In A Potential Employee
What Employers Are Looking For In A Potential Employee? 1. Remote Work Capabilities 2. Post-Pandemic Lessons Learned & Time Management 3. Solid Pitch But Pitch Differently 4. Soft Skills May Speak Louder Than Hard Skills
Rene Cheng
Jun 21, 2021
Intern Edition: How To Get The Most Out Of Your Summer Vacation
Delivering coffee for your boss? Or are you at the beach having a cold beer in your hand?
Rene Cheng
Jul 6, 2021
Right Questions, Right People, and New Opportunities with JobSeer Ask
JobSeer's new feature release - JobSeer Ask aims to connect more job seekers through discussion forums
Rene Cheng
Jul 26, 2021
These Might Be The Reasons Why The Recruiters Ghost You
Guide to not get ghosted by a recruiter again
Rene Cheng
Aug 3, 2021
Things To Remove On Your Resume
Discover some key factors on what not to include on your resume
Rene Cheng
Mar 30, 2021
Cover Letters: The Secret Behind Each Cover Letter That Will Help You Land A Job
Are cover letters still required in 2021? Yes? No?
Rene Cheng
Jun 29, 2021
Wonsulting’s Definitive Guide to Securing Your Dream Job Without Applying
Secure your dream job through networking
Jonathan Javier
Jul 13, 2021
Ask A Recruiter: How To Professionally Answer Common Interview Questions
Follow this guide and learn how to successfully answer the most common interview questions.
David Nicola
Jun 14, 2021
Press Release: JobSeer Launches Visa Sponsorship Feature To Bridge More Diverse Candidates To Employers
JobSeer's Visa Sponsorship Feature Aims To Help More International and Foreign Workers
Rene Cheng
Mar 31, 2021
Top 3 AI-Powered Tool For Modern Job Seekers In 2021
3 AI-powered tools to assist modern job seekers. 1. JobSeer 2. 3. LinkedIn Interviewing Preparation Feature
Rene Cheng
Mar 30, 2021
3 Ways To Use JobSeer's Chrome Extension On Glassdoor
Maximize your job search strategy on Glassdoor with JobSeer. 1. Understanding Your Candidacy With Match Score 2. Expand Your Network With Recruiters’ & Employees’ Contact Finder 3. Get Your Foot In The Door With Detailed Company Insights
Rene Cheng
May 11, 2021
How To Prepare For A Virtual Interview In 2021
Step by step guide on how to stand out in a virtual interview
Rene Cheng
Apr 1, 2021
5 Myths About Getting A Job That We Should Stop Believing
Don't let them hold you back in your job search
Rene Cheng
Apr 1, 2021
5 Odd Job Titles That You Can't Guess What They Actually Mean
What are some funny job titles you came across?
Rene Cheng
Apr 16, 2021
What Are Some Good Questions To Ask During an Interview?
Never leave an interview without asking questions. Ask these insightful questions before you wrap up any interview.
Rene Cheng
Apr 13, 2021
How To Keep Your Job Search Confidential
Avoid these mistakes in keeping your job search confidential. Don't spill the secret!
Rene Cheng
Apr 6, 2021
How To Get A Positive Response From Cold Messaging On LinkedIn As A Job Seeker
Cold Messaging Checklist
Rene Cheng
Apr 3, 2021
How JobSeer Helped A Recruiter Get A Call From A Company
Tina Fehrenbach @ Virgin Orbit
Rene Cheng
Apr 1, 2021
Why LinkedIn’s “Top Applicant” Feature Is Not Enough For You To Find A Job
Learn how to utilize other resources to improve your overall job search experience
Rene Cheng
Mar 26, 2021
Why Recruiters Don't Respond To Your LinkedIn Messages
(Step-by-Step Guide On How To Craft A Great Conversation Starter Message)
Rene Cheng
Mar 26, 2021
5 of the BEST Chrome Extensions To Increase Productivity for College Students Who Are Looking For A Job
Find out what extension tools are designed to strategize your job search in the most productive way
Rene Cheng
Mar 26, 2021
5 Tips You Have To Know About ATS As A Job Seeker
Find out tips on how to strategically beat the applicant tracking system
Rene Cheng
Mar 26, 2021
#IHavePotential | Your Potential Is Endless
You Are Not Alone.
Rene Cheng
Mar 26, 2021
5 Underrated Job Search Tools You Should Know In 2021 (LinkedIn Excluded)
LinkedIn remains popular, but job seekers might be using dating apps and other social-networking apps to look for a job.
Rene Cheng
Mar 26, 2021
How I Train Myself To Be Unbreakable After Each Rejection Letter
Speaking from personal experience on how I trained myself to be unbreakable after each rejection letter. And how I learned to turn all rejections to my advantage.
Rene Cheng
Mar 26, 2021
How JobSeer Changed My Job Search Process For The Better
Hamim Mirza @ Adaptavist
Rene Cheng
Mar 27, 2021
How We Can Leverage The Power Of AI To Help Solve The Problem Of Modern Job Search
Learn how job seekers can leverage the power of AI to help decrease and lessen their pain points in today’s job search strategy
Rene Cheng
Mar 30, 2021
How To Find H-1B Visa Sponsors in 2021
Everything you need to know about H1B visas and how to find a company that sponsors H1B visas
Rene Cheng
Mar 30, 2021
What Is The Most Critical Part Of A Job Description?
How to break down a job description into smaller sections to be more efficient in your job search?
Rene Cheng
Mar 30, 2021
Real-Life Experience: Student to a Full-Time Employee Transition
Tips to have a smooth transition from a recent graduate student to a full-time employee during the pandemic.
Rene Cheng
Mar 30, 2021
Step-By-Step Guide On How To Prepare For Your Job Search
Learn how to succeed in today’s competitive market with this step-by-step job search preparation guide
Rene Cheng
Mar 30, 2021
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