TopConsumerReviews.com
      February 22, 2018

Home  >  Job Search

Best

Job Search Sites

  1. Resume Rabbit
  2. The Ladders
  3. Snag a Job
  4. Career Builder
  5. Nexxt
  6. Resume Zapper
  7. Job

Your Information Is Secure
Job Interview Success Newsletter

Latest Reviews

Baby Cribs

BBQ Sauce Clubs

Candy Clubs

Dog Beds

Graduation Invitations

Hair Care Products

Makeup

Mystery Shopping

Tickets

Web Hosting

 

 

 

 

 

Sky Blue Credit Repair

 

 

 

 

Get Out Of Debt With National Debt Relief Today!

 

 

 

 

Get a Loan with Lending Club Today!

Disclosure: We pay our reviewers for their reviews. We are not compensated by companies for their reviews, but we are compensated for links and advertisements on our website. Click here for details.

Job Search Sites Better Business Bureau Reliability Seal

Find Your Next Job at Monster Today! In the past, searching for a new job was a long and tedious process. Scrutinizing newspaper listings, examining trade publications, even calling a company's HR department were all steps that a serious job hunter needed to take.

Not any more. As millions of people have already found, the internet provides a way for employers and job hunters to find each other in cyberspace. After the job seeker posts their resume online, they can search available job openings and apply immediately. Alternatively, employers constantly run scans of resumes online and actively solicit potential new hires.

Continue reading below reviews

2018

Job Search Reviews

5 stars
Monster

MONSTERTopConsumerReviews.com Best-In-Class Blue Ribbon Award

Monster is the largest and perhaps most widely known job search site, due to their huge national advertising campaigns. Their website is extremely easy to use and offers a huge number of job listings, plus a wide range of job search activities.
Read More... Visit
Site

4.5 stars
Resume Rabbit

RESUME RABBIT

As opposed to a job search service, Resume Rabbit actually submits your resume to over 70 job search services such as Monster and Career Builder. An incredible timesaver, Resume Rabbit takes all the tedious, mundane efforts of posting your resume and does it for you with one simple form.
Read More... Visit
Site

4 stars
The Ladders

THE LADDERS

The Ladders is the most comprehensive executive level job search site available. They post over 25,000 jobs every month of only $100K+ jobs. This premium job search site is professional and easy to navigate. It is so comprehensive and user friendly, there is no need to search for another executive level site. Read More... Visit
Site

4 stars
Snag a Job

SNAG A JOB

For those seeking a part-time or hourly job, Snag A Job is a wonderful option. The database of flexible jobs in various industries means you'll potentially find the right one. Also, helpful Apps, job and resume advice and easy search functionality make this a popular website. We liked Snag A Job's approach and efficient process for applying for one of their many jobs.
Read More... Visit
Site

3.5 stars
Career Builder

CAREER BUILDER

Career Builder allows you to search and post your resume to millions of jobs for free. Career Builder does a good job providing valuable information without the overwhelming commercialization.
Read More... Visit
Site

3.5 stars
Nexxt

NEXXT

Nexxt is a rebrand of the job listing site Beyond. Job-hunters can access over a million listings at no charge, and Nexxt offers "micro-sites" focused on particular career fields, geographic locations, or diversity profiles to make the search as efficient as possible. Nexxt is a decent choice for your job search, though they don't have any "wow" features that set it apart from other well-rated services we reviewed. Read More... Visit
Site

3 stars
Resume Zapper

RESUME ZAPPER

Resume Zapper is not a job search site. Instead, they provide a service that instantly sends your resume to thousands of recruiters. With industry targeting, geographical preferences, and confidentiality options, this is a useful service for the serious job hunter.
Read More... Visit
Site

2 stars
Job

JOB

Job is a decent job search engine. They provide a wide range of jobs to prospective hunters, but some options keep them out of the top tier of services.
Read More... Visit
Site

Continued from above

And you don't have to limit yourself to only one job search engine. By posting your resume onto more than one service, you increase your odds of finding a job. In fact, one of our top-ranked products automatically sends your resume to over 70 job search engines for you.

In looking at the different job search websites, there are a few factors you'll want to consider. Some of these include:

  • Audience.  Would a general job search program work for you? Or are your needs more specific, such as executive jobs, freelance work, or part-time positions?
  • Job Listings.  The greater the number of prospective employers, the greater your chances of landing a great job.
  • Features.  Is confidentiality important to you? What about career advice and resume writing tips?

Don't forget - finding a job opening is one thing, but submitting a professional resume is another. To help you in that effort, check out our reviews of Resume Builders - and be sure to get your resume noticed.

TopConsumerReviews.com has reviewed and ranked the best job search sites available today. We hope this information helps you find your next dream job right away!

The Importance of a Good Resume in a Job Search

The importance of a good resume in a job search is crucial. The average interviewer will spend less than 30 seconds looking at a resume to decide whether or not to invite the candidate in for an interview. Some interviewers have to look at hundreds of resumes for one specific position. They do not have a lot of time to spend on the resume process. They need to decide quickly, whom to bring in for the interviewing process. Remember the sole purpose of a resume is to get invited for an interview. Therefore, a resume is often described as a teaser. It should be just interesting enough, that the interviewer wants to get to know you more.

There are some basic dos and don’ts in writing a resume. A resume should include only relevant information to the job position. It should not include personal information such as hobbies or previous salaries. It should also be a page in length. If you must, two pages maximum. Though, it should be noted that some individuals will immediately put a resume that is over one page in length in the reject pile and often times the interviewer will have already made up their mind while reading the first page anyhow.

A good resume needs to be specific and have a job objective. An example of a weak objective would be "Applying for a manager position". An example of a specific objective would be "Applying for senior tax consulting manager at NAME OF COMPANY". Interviewers also love to see hard facts and data in a resume. Include such details as supervised 5 people or increased profits by 20%.

Another important point in writing a good resume is to keep contact information professional. Often time’s individuals will set up a new e-mail address for the specific purpose of job hunting. Remember to keep you e-mail address simple. An interviewer might not take you seriously if your e-mail is lovefishing@… or motherofsix@…. Never give your current work telephone number as a point of contact. First, it is unprofessional and second, if they should call you don’t want to be busy doing something else that you can’t talk. Usually interviewers do not have a lot of time or patience in trying to track you down.

Lastly, a good resume is well organized and attractive looking. A good resume will have a neutral colored quality paper and matching professional envelope. It is well spaced, with clear objectives and bullet points. Fortunately, there are hundreds of books and web sites a person can look for in examples of a good resume. An individual can also have a professional business proofread the resume or go to the career center at your local college. Many times these career centers will include free resume services and guidance.

A good resume is a wonderful tool that can open the way for the interview. Just remember to keep it relevant, professional and simple.

 

Search For A Challenge, Not A Job

Recruiting Leader, Career Coach and Job Planning Instructor at the Wharton Executive MBA Program. I help good people achieve great results. "˘ Update LinkedIn and your resume. "˘ Apply for jobs online. "˘ Interview and cross your fingers. Rinse and ...

Published:  Thu, 22 Feb 2018 04:00:00 GMT



Job offer 7 negotiation tips for Millennials

More:Careers: How to decide if college is the right choice for you More:Job hunting Resume writing tips for 2018 More:Job search: 5 steps to a better position in 2018 It may be tempting to talk about salary in a job interview, in a show of confidence ...

Published:  Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:02:00 GMT



Job search help offered for veterans

HAVERHILL - Career Resources Corporation is offering a "Boots to Briefcase" job training and placement services program for veterans. The program provides vocational training services tailored to veterans seeking employment. Services include career ...

Published:  Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:54:00 GMT



Job search: 5 steps to a better position in 2018

"Get a better job" is a very common New Year's resolution, but it's also a tough one to get started - especially if winter laziness sets in. It's not like going to the gym, where you can physically get up and go somewhere and call it a success ...

Published:  Sat, 17 Feb 2018 06:06:00 GMT



Managing the Emotional Side of Job Search

As a career coach, I spend a lot of time helping my clients manage the tactical side of a job search. First, we develop a clear profile of their desired role and define target organizations. Then, we craft a resume that positions them perfectly for the job ...

Published:  Sat, 17 Feb 2018 21:55:00 GMT



Why Asking This 1 Question Will Get You a Job Much Faster

Which means, getting hired in a good economy should be easy, right But, the truth is, even if you're a rockstar at what you do, failing to do one thing prior to embarking on a job search can result in it taking much longer. Hillary didn't complete a ...

Published:  Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:51:00 GMT



Applicant Tracking Systems and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Changing Job Search in 2018

Lucas Group, the leader in North American executive search, announced the publication of its newest white paper, "How to Job Search as a Mid-Career Professional: The New Rules for When and How to Switch Jobs", authored by Washington, D.C.-based Managing ...

Published:  Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:04:00 GMT



Find.jobs career search launches using Google AI

TLD improves job search productivity by leveraging artificial intelligence from Google Cloud. CLEVELAND, Feb. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Employ Media, LLC, the registry in charge of the .jobs top level domain, launched their new flagship career search Find ...

Published:  Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:12:00 GMT



Biggest job search mistakes people make: Korn Ferry CEO

The top executive at the world's largest recruiting firm says the job market is hot right now and it's the perfect time for unhappy workers to pounce. Continue Reading Below "There are allegedly 6 million jobs available," Gary Burnison, CEO of Korn ...

Published:  Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:09:00 GMT



Share Us!    Share TopConsumerReviews.com on Twitter Share TopConsumerReviews.com on LinkedIn Share TopConsumerReviews.com on Google+ Share TopConsumerReviews.com on Pinterest

Home      About Us      Terms & Conditions      Privacy Policy      Contact Us      Disclosure