Help-Wanted Index Down to 65 in April
- How to make want ads work for you. White, Anne // Career World;Apr94, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p4
Presents guidelines on how to land a job through the want ads. Screening the want ads; Keeping a record of the chosen want ads; Following instructions given in the ad; Preparing for the phone call, the mail-in response or the stop-by. INSETS: Want ad lingo (abbreviations used in want...
- JOB INFORMATION SOURCES. // Hungary Career Guide;2002, p9
Provides job search resources in Hungary. Newspapers; Internet sites; Trade journals and telephone directory.
- Testing the waters. Rosenkrantz, Holly // Fairfield County Business Journal;5/20/96, Vol. 35 Issue 21, p22
Reports on the continued prevalence of the use of newspaper want ads as resources for job seekers. Minimal use of prospective employer's World Wide Web site; Employers' wariness of being deluged with responses.
- Job Search Perils. Shanoff, Barry // Waste Age;Mar2003, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p30
Discusses factors to consider when hiring a recruitment firm. Importance of checking the background and qualifications of recruitment firms; Ways to deal with a recruiter; Example of a job-search scam.
- Finding the right opportunities. // Management Accounting: Magazine for Chartered Management Account;Feb2000, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p81
Discusses the advantages and disadvantages on finding the right job opportunities. Growing source of potential job opportunities; Types of job advertisements; Best way to source the kind of opportunities.
- JOB HUNTING. Jacobs, Heidi // Adweek Eastern Edition;8/4/2003, Vol. 44 Issue 31, p22
While combing through columns of newspaper classifieds may be a thing of the past, the local daily hasn't lost its value to job seekers. This is especially true in smaller markets, where market-research firm Corzen reports that local papers hold the biggest share of online listings. According to...
- Help-Wanted Index Gains to 37 Oct. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;11/29/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32018, p2
Reports on the rise of the volume of help wanted ads in newspapers in the U.S.
- Jobseeking methods used by unemployed workers. Bradshaw, Thomas F. // Monthly Labor Review;Feb73, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p35
Reports on the job-seeking methods used by unemployed workers in the U.S. from 1970 to 1971. Direct application to prospective employers; Public and private employment agencies; Job-wanted advertisements.
- Report: Most job-seekers still use newspapers rather than the Internet. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;12/26/2005, Vol. 35 Issue 26, p3
The article focuses on a report from the Conference Board, a global research and business membership organization, which reveals that majority of job-seekers in the U.S. still uses newspapers rather than the Internet. 75 percent of job-seekers said they used help-wanted advertisements in...