Careercloud Newsletter - June 28th, 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! ​ ​Best Sites To Find Gig Jobs In 2021 If you’re interested in gig jobs, you’re not alone. Over 57 million Americans are members of the booming gig economy, which is expected to keep growing. If you want to supplement your income, work a flexible schedule, build a freelance business on the side, or make a career change, a gig job could be right for you. We’ll show you the best sites to find gig jobs so you can start earning on your terms fast.


How to Post a Job on Monster If you’ve been having difficulty filling a job, have you considered posting it on Monster? Even if you’ve never posted a job there before, it’s a surprisingly simple process – we’ll provide all the details you need on how to post a job on Monster in this guide.


Monster is one of the biggest names in job boards. Founded in 1999, it’s one of the top 5 job boards in the US, attracting 4.7 million job searches per month.


The Top Places To Post Job Openings in 2021

You’re tasked with hiring new employees, so you need to learn the best ways to post job openings. We’ll discuss what you must know to attract top talent with your job postings fast. You’ll be onboarding your new team members before you know it!


One of our favorite places to post job openings is on ZipRecruiter. ZipRecruiter also has a resume database that allows you to search for potential employees! You can get started with ZipRecruiter for free. ​ ​New on Careercloud Radio​ ​The Careercloud Radio podcast has featured some amazing guests! ​ ​What It's Like To Innovate At The Intersection Of Startups And Corporate Bureaucracy With Kara Kaplan In this episode, Mike Gardon chats with Kara Kaplan. Kara is currently the CEO of Moonrise. Prior to Moonrise, Kara spent her early career working in finance at Mesirow Financial and at Angel Street Capital (a boutique private equity and Investment Banking Firm). She then helped to spearhead the Business Development efforts at ShopTalk, a $30M venture-backed start-up delivering a direct marketing voice portal with 500,000 users. She also co-founded Giftbar, the largest high-end, semi-closed loop digital gift card marketplace representing thousands of SMB’s in 27 markets across the country until it was acquired in 2016. Kara resides in Chicago with her husband and three children.


How To Differentiate Yourself During a Job Search With Ramon Santillan Ramon Santillan got his start as a tax consultant working for some of the largest companies in the world. From there he founded Persuasive Interview, a one-on-one job coaching service that breaks down the process into five steps, the last of which is accepting a job offer.


In the interview Ramon breaks down the entire job searching process and what you can do to separate yourself at the very start of it. He challenges the definition of experience and explains why most people sell themselves short when they think about how much experience they actually have. He explores creative ways to go about contacting companies you’re interested in applying to, and explains why you need to be comfortable bragging about yourself in a job interview.


From Around the Web


Best CPA Prep Courses

Passing the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam opens up the door to more money, more career opportunities and more freedom. But with the average passing rate hovering just under 50 percent, it’s not the easiest thing to do. Effective preparation is the key. A good CPA review course has been proven to significantly improve your chances of passing the first time. We did some research and created this guide to the best CPA review courses to help you find the one that’s right for you.


What is a 3-year college degree program and how much does it cost?

"Three-year college programs, also known as accelerated degree programs, are not for everybody, as they are more intense," said Mark Kantrowitz, publisher of the website, Private Student Loans Guru. "Instead of requiring four years, they require just three years, but may also require taking classes during the summer months."

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​ Talk soon! The Careercloud Team