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08/23/12
Internet Tools: Managing careers- Job search, Transitioning and Landing
Filed under: Position Searching, Public Relations docs, Mature professionals, Post-docs, Technicians, Undergraduate majors
Posted by: site admin @ 6:13 pm

Members in transition and seeking more rewarding
assignments can use all the Internet tools available. 
Remember, however, there are limitations.

The Internet does not replace physical presence and face
to face interactions.  Stellar communication skills
must be demonstrated at many phases of the interview
continuum.

Some key ones are

scifinder access  [limited access; previous users]

google tools
hubpage jennifer
     Contact job-search-knol    
     Add job-search-knol’s widget to your website

     Subscribe to job-search-knol’s RSS feed

     Ask job-search-knol a question

Linkedin

Electronic searching for beginners

3 Responses to “Internet Tools: Managing careers- Job search, Transitioning and Landing”

  1. site admin Says:


    Information on careers and jobs [What to look for]
      Careers that are emerging and dead-ended or off-shored
      Openings
      Companies and their cultures
      Alerts on business and legal and financial fronts
      Ways to obtain interviews
      Keywords and what is sought in PR documents and interviews
      Kinds of interviews
      What helps to have in your application package
  2. site admin Says:


    Glassdoor.com   [Allison Doyle’s summary is quite good.

    USAJOBS.GOV  [see: http://blog.nesacs.org/index.php?s=usajobs.gov
  3. site admin Says:


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