Monday, March 21, 2016

USAJOBS Upgrades Make Applying for Federal Jobs Easier


Good news for federal job-seekers:, the federal government’s employment website, is getting easier to use.

The first in a series of planned upgrades was just released to make the job application process more user-friendly. This first update includes a five-step tracker to guide people through the requirements for putting together an application package. Future website improvements are scheduled for roll-out over the coming months.

If you have questions or comments about USAJOBS, you can share them on their Facebook page.

Friday, March 18, 2016

Upcoming 2016 Job Fairs for Okaloosa County, Florida

Panhandle Job Fair

The 2016 Panhandle Job Fair dates this year are Thursday, April 21  and Thursday, September 15. Doors are open to the public from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (CST). The check-in and registration for employer set-up is from 8 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.  No registration is needed for job seekers.
  • Spring Job Fair
    Thursday, April 21 ∙ 10am-2pm
    St. Mary’s Parish Life Center
    110 St. Mary Avenue SW
    Fort Walton Beach, Florida
  • Fall Job Fair
    Thursday, September 15 ∙ 10am-2pm
    St. Mary’s Parish Life Center
    110 St. Mary Avenue SW
    Fort Walton Beach, Florida

10 Websites to Help You Advance Your Career

About Careers is one of my favorite sites to visit for job/career articles.  Check out this great article By  on 10 Websites to Help You Advance Your Career.  You may just find the perfect solution for you.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

JobNow | Get Prepared to Get the Job

Ace the Interview:
Featuring our LIVE Interview Coach service, this section
provides resources to help you prepare for your interview.

Resume Builder:
Featuring our Resume Lab, our Resume Builder provides
the resources you need to craft a winning resume.                         

Career Resources:
Informative, easy-to-use, and free Internet resources
for job seekers; including personality and career assessments.                         

Monday, November 2, 2015

Do You Know Why Your Job Search Is Stuck?

When your job search is stalled there are ways to unstick it and get back on track. It can be as simple as making sure you are finding the right opportunities to apply to, or as complicated as having to reconsider your career options. 

Tuesday, October 27, 2015