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Monthly Archives: July 2010

Seattle Job Leads: We Can Haz Jobs Edition

Tweet First, Jobfully has a new intern position in Online Content and Marketing.  It’s a great opportunity to gain hands-on work experience at an exciting startup and build expertise in the area of online content and marketing.  For more detail, see Additionally, the Cheezburger Network, best known for the iconic I Can Haz Cheezburger […]

Unemployed Need Not Apply: The Numbers Behind the Claim

Tweet There’s been a lot of discussion about the claim that some recruiters and hiring managers are only interested in people who are already employed. This report, circulated on CNN and other major news sources, raised the specter of discrimination against the unemployed. But a recent poll should go a long way to putting minds […]

Big Things Ahead at Jobfully

Tweet Big things are happening at Jobfully as we launch a beta version of our full product and take the next big step in helping people find fulfilling work. For our blog fans, very little changes. We’ll still be sharing tips, insights and inspirations about the job search on a regular basis. The location of […]

Making the Most of Hiring Ebs and Flows

Tweet Have you ever heard that no one gets hired in August?  That’s not really true, of course, but there are seasonal recruitment cycles including peak and slow periods. Understanding them can give you an edge and improve your chances of getting hired. By knowing which months of the year are the most popular hiring […]

The Introvert’s Guide to Networking

Tweet If the idea of walking into a room full of people and talking to any of them makes you want to crawl back into bed for a week, this post is for you.  And the advice is coming from someone like you (me).  Many people (extroverts) say that to be successful in business or […]

Recruiting via Social Networks is Booming

Tweet Are you looking for recruiters who have an urgent need to hire now? The way to find them just may be through social media. A new survey shows recruiters are using social networks ahead of all other forms of recruiting and are most likely to increase use of it this year. More than a […]

Beating Unemployment Stats with Techniques that Work

Tweet The monthly release of unemployment figures leaves some job seekers feeling the blues. One approach to digesting these job figures is to not get caught up in the up-and-downs and focus instead on what is working. Every day people are getting hired and starting new jobs. For the job seeker the question becomes, “How […]

The Math Behind the Networking Claim

Tweet “According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 70 percent of all jobs are found through networking.”