ARTICLES, BLOGS & VIDEOS

The latest news, trends and information to help you with your recruiting efforts.

Posted April 01, 2014 by

Graduated with a Business Degree and Looking for Entry Level Jobs? Some Positions to Consider

If you have earned a business degree and are searching for entry level jobs, there are positions in the following post that you might want to consider.

Finding entry level jobs is tough. Options are limited and applicants are many. However, business graduates are lucky to have skills that they can apply to a variety of entry level jobs. If you have good communication and…

Read More:

Continue Reading

Posted March 14, 2014 by

How to Find a Job That Not Everyone’s Applying To

Ken Sundheim

Ken Sundheim, Chief Executive Officer at KAS Placement Sales Recruiting

Often, it’s not your resume that’s hurting you.  It’s not that your LinkedIn profile is preventing you from job search success.  It’s not where you went to college, either.

Rather, it’s the number of other applicants going for the same openings.  For instance, if you’re applying to the same positions as a 1,000 other qualified applicants, you have a 0.1% chance of getting that job.

As an intelligent job seeker, you should automatically recognize that when you utilize the mainstream avenues such as LinkedIn and Monster, you’re often competing with the masses.

As a result, you have less options, more rejection and lowered confidence from non-responsive hiring managers. (more…)

Posted February 05, 2014 by

Internship Finder, How to Leave Your Position the Right Way

If you haven’t found your experience so appealing as an internship finder, the following post offers advice on leaving your position the right way.

You’re probably expecting an awesome internship experience this spring. Maybe you’ll gain access to executives and perks and receive an amazing educational experience. But if recent internship news is anything to go by, it may not end up being the experience you were expecting. More than 30 lawsuits have been filed by former interns. The lawsuits range from

View original:

Continue Reading

Posted December 23, 2013 by

Can Facebook Ads Help Find Jobs for Recent College Graduates?

For job seekers who are having a hard time finding jobs for recent college graduates, they may want to consider using Facebook ads for their job searches.  Learn more in the following post.

Hitting a dead end on the road to a new job? Maybe you’ve reached your breaking point. Not getting a mall kiosk job was the last straw for me. In retrospect, it was probably the best thing that ever happened to me. If you’ve ever agonized over how to break out of your

Source:

Continue Reading

Posted November 21, 2013 by

Why Entry Level Job Seekers Should Concentrate on Social Media

With the social media frenzy in today’s world, entry level job seekers may want to concentrate more in this area to find employment.  The following post explains why.

So you spent hours writing, re-writing, editing and generally obsessing over your resume? Your resume is important, so that’s a good start. A good start?! If you think that this one document is going to land you that dream job… think again. Where you should focus more of your energy is on

Read this article:

Continue Reading

Posted October 07, 2013 by

6 Best Jobs With A Business Degree

MBA: Master of Business Administration written on a chalkboard

MBA: Master of Business Administration written on a chalkboard. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

When you’re graduating this year, you can be stinging your fingernails about what is going to happen when it comes to getting a job. Everywhere you go, individuals are just saying they’re simply not recruiting. What is a new graduate to do?

The good news is, the economic climate is getting much better, and we are experiencing movements in the employment market, especially in several industries. In accordance with the National Association of Universities and Employers’ Career Perspective 2013 research, companies want to appoint about 14 % more fresh graduates compared to what they did a year ago. (more…)

Posted September 25, 2013 by

4 Best Jobs With Marketing Degree

The word Marketing on a chalkboard, surrounded by other concepts

The word Marketing on a chalkboard, surrounded by other concepts. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Marketing communications, strategy advanced planning and analysis is very important stages in marketing and advertising any brand or services. This makes many employment paths open for a person having a degree in marketing and advertising. A degree is a two-year education provided by jr. and educational institutions. A degree in marketing and advertising provides an excellent start in the area with entry-level placements. Entry-level placements take advantage of a candidate’s expertise in sales strategies, analysis methods and efficient product marketing. To safely move to a higher-paying career with extra duties, most companies need a 4-year college degree or maybe more. (more…)

Posted September 10, 2013 by

You Have Graduated! 5 Stages Toward Landing an Entry Level Job

Now that your graduation is over and the cap and gown have come off, now it’s time to find an entry level job.  Learn five stages to be aware of during this process in the following post.

Featured: Not Featured Stage 1: Excitement, Eagerness and Enthusiasm Three months ago, I walked out of Kenan Stadium at UNC Chapel Hill where I was one of 35,000 graduates and their families to hear Steve Case, co-founder of AOL, encourage us to go out into the world and seek opportunity. So, in typical Gen Y fashion, I

Link:

Continue Reading

Posted August 08, 2013 by

First Year on an Entry Level Job? 10 Tips to Make the Most of Your New Position

As a new employee on an entry level job, you want to prove that the company’s decision to hire you was worth it.  The following post has 10 tips to help you make the most of your position.

So what happens once you’ve landed that entry-level position? You made it through the interview process, but the real work has just begun. This job will set the pace for your career not only in how you perform your tasks, but…

From –

Continue Reading

Posted July 12, 2013 by

The Emergence of Content Marketing and Its Effect on Journalism and Public Relations

CollegeRecruiter.comContent can be both influential and powerful when it captures our attention and is communicated the right way.  Journalists write stories that interest a specific audience, while public relations professionals promote the stories to it.  However, thanks to today’s online world, both career fields are crossing paths to create a new one, known as content marketing. (more…)