Careercloud Newsletter - April 5th, 2021



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Here's your weekly update from Careercloud. ​ ​New on Careercloud.com​ Here are a few of the recent articles from Careercloud! ​ ​ZipRecruiter vs Monster ZipRecruiter and Monster represent two of the largest job search sites on the internet. Both companies have one central goal — help find people jobs. While both sites are helpful to job seekers and offer many of the same features, ZipRecruiter and Monster are two very different job sites. Keep reading to learn about both sites, how they compare for employers and job seekers, and how to use both to navigate your job search.

​ ​How To Write A Help Wanted Ad A well-crafted help wanted ad could be the difference between attracting the top talent and watching the best candidates land jobs with other companies. Gone are the days of placing an ad in the local newspaper or placing a sign on your business’s front door. It’s more crucial than ever to use marketing tools like a job ad to attract job seekers. ​ ​How Much Does It Cost To Post Jobs On Indeed? Indeed offers employers a great way to post job openings online, but how much does it cost to post jobs on Indeed? Employers can post jobs on Indeed for free and have access to a host of paid services to enhance your experience and streamline your hiring practices.


Over three million companies rely on Indeed to help them find qualified candidates. With Indeed, you can upgrade your employer account to bring more attention to your job posts, your company, and ultimately find the best candidates for open positions in your company. Here’s a deeper look at how much it costs to post jobs on Indeed. ​ ​New on Careercloud Radio​ ​The Careercloud Radio podcast has featured some amazing guests! ​ ​What Do You Have To Prove with Heather Whelpley Heather is a speaker, coach, and author that guides women to let go of proving, people-pleasing and perfection. Heather believes that every person deserves to have a life they love. Women often put constant pressure on themselves to succeed. Heather knows this because she sees it in her clients and she has experienced it herself.


Heather and her clients have redefined success on their own terms. They started playing by their own rules – and you can too.

​ ​Diving Into Resume Composition And What It Means To Employers With Virginia Franco We enjoyed having Virginia Franco on so much as a guest the first time around, that we decided to invite her back for another episode. Virginia is an accomplished writer whose work has been published in just about every type of medium. In addition to her past publications, she is also certified by the National Resume Writers Association, Career Thought Leaders, and the Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Coaches. She has a podcast of her own, too, which can be found on virginiafrancoresumes.com.


In this episode, Justin and Virginia get into the nitty-gritty of resume composition and what you can do in order to stand out. Once you feel you’ve got a polished document, ready for submission, they discuss a variety of ways you can think outside the box in order to get your resume in the hands of a hiring manager.


From Around the Web


Best GRE Prep Courses

The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is one of the most popular postgraduate exams in the world, accepted by thousands of universities internationally. It’s a crucial part of the admissions process that demonstrates your ability to think critically and solve problems, and the score you receive impacts the graduate programs that are available to you. In order to give yourself the best chance of success, it’s wise to invest in a good GRE prep course. There are a lot of options out there and it can be difficult to choose just one, so we put together this guide to the best GRE prep courses to help you save time and get down to studying.


Expert: Working From Home May Not End When Pandemic Does, Expect Hybrid Models To Be Common

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Working from home has become a way of life for countless people during the coronavirus pandemic.


It has prompted some to change cities even though they didn’t change jobs, and that has left some in a tough spot as more employers are ordering workers back to the office, CBS2’s Dave Carlin reported Wednesday.


“Nobody knew how long this was going to last,” Syosset resident Gary Ragin said.

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​ Talk soon! The Careercloud Team