Finding A Job
Finding a Job
Writing a Resume
Composing a Cover Letter
Online Job Hunting
The majority of job postings are now found online. There are an extensive amount of job posting sites, including industry specific sites. Below is a list of the most popular and reputable job posting websites.
However, if you are in a specific industry it is worthwhile to search for those specific sites. These can be found on trade association websites or by doing a simple Google search. (For example: library job posting websites)
With over 140 million unique visitors per month, Indeed is available in more than 50 countries and 28 languages, covering 94% of global GDP.
More than 24 million unique visitors a month visit CareerBuilder to find new jobs and obtain career advice.
Monster has over a million job postings at any time and over 1 million resumes, in the database (2008) and over 63 million job seekers per month.
- CraigsList – Jobs
Craigslist provides local classifieds and forums for jobs, housing, for sale, personals, services, local community, and events.
- LinkedIn Job Search
Leverage the world’s largest professional network to build relationships and connect with opportunity. Use this search tool to harness the power of your network to uncover insights such as whom you know at a company, providing you an edge in your job search.
Simply Hired is an employment website for job listings and online recruitment advertising network. The company aggregates job listings from thousands of sites across the Web including job boards, newspaper and classified listings, associations, social networks, content sites and company career sites.
Glassdoor is an American “job and career site where employees anonymously dish on the pros and cons of their companies and bosses”
- USA.gov Jobs
American Job Center provides a single access point of key federal programs and local resources to help find a job, identify training opportunities and tap into resources to gain new skills.
- LiveCareer – Résumé and Cover Letter builder, and Job Search website.