Monthly Archives: January, 2009

best companies for recent grads

Each of the 20 employers featured in Experience’s Best Places ranking are currently recruiting from top universities nationwide and are hiring candidates set to graduate in 2009. What really sets these companies apart is their adaptation to the evolving workforce, including everything from committing to cross-functional training programs to embracing social causes that matter to [...]

Another way to avoid the resume blackhole

Kimberly Snyderman of City Career Services brings us today’s career audio tip. Its a 1 minute tip on another way to avoid the resume black hole.

shawn graham’s networking do’s and dont’s

Job seekers can learn a lot from Cupid as Valentine’s Day draws near. According to Shawn Graham, author of Courting Your Career, scoring a great job requires many of the same skills and strategies as wooing a love interest. For example, statistics indicate that most job seekers despise networking, prompting them to ignore this essential [...]

How to avoid resume blackholes (new audio)

One of the new features on are “Career Breaks”, short 1 minute audio tips from career experts. They will appear in between shows in our stream. Here’s one of those tips called in by Pierce from VisualCV.

Great career advice, new shows for Jan 26th

We have tons of new career advice audio including an all new Working Podcast from Jobacle. TIP: click the “POPUP the PLAYER” link to the right to keep listening all day long! Here’s whats new in the stream this week. 1. SECRETS OF THE JOB HUNT: Long live the Intern Queen! Lauren Berger held 15 [...]

how to find the best companies to work for

Don’t job hunt, company hunt. Target employers directly and get in with companies who are growing. Do that and your job security gets brighter. Our sponsor SimplyHired has some ways to do just that. Mountain View, CA – January 23, 2009 – Simply Hired, the largest job search engine and recruitment advertising network, announced today [...]

need a job? try being an apprentice

Our friends at career publisher JIST just send us this interesting info. Career Expert Laurence Shatkin Reveals the Best Apprenticeable Jobs As the availability of student loans shrink, people may want to consider an apprenticeship instead of a college degree as an entry route to their career. “You don’t have to shell out tens of [...]