How recruiters find you online october 2009

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How recruiters find you online october 2009

  1. 1. Presentation By: Marc Belaiche, C.A President [email_address] “ An Insiders Look on How Recruiters Find you Online”
  2. 2. <ul><li>Online Tools Recruiters Use </li></ul><ul><li>Tips in Responding to Job Postings </li></ul><ul><li>Other Online Tips </li></ul><ul><li>Questions </li></ul>AGENDA 1.
  3. 3. ONLINE TOOLS RECRUITERS USE RESUME DATABASE SEARCHES LINKEDIN GOOGLE SEARCHES FACEBOOK TWITTER JOB POSTING RESPONSES 2.
  4. 4. <ul><li>Search Types: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Keyword </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Salary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Location </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Etc. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Microscope vs. Telescope </li></ul>RESUME DATABASE SEARCHES 3.
  5. 5. <ul><li>Search Types: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Keyword </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Salary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Location </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Etc. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Microscope vs. Telescope </li></ul>RESUME DATABASE SEARCHES 3.
  6. 6. <ul><li>Search Types: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Keyword </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Salary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Location </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Etc. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Microscope vs. Telescope </li></ul>RESUME DATABASE SEARCHES 3.
  7. 7. <ul><li>Post your Resume </li></ul><ul><li>Public vs. Private </li></ul><ul><li>Login Regularly </li></ul><ul><li>Job Mail </li></ul>RESUME POSTING TIPS 4.
  8. 8. <ul><li>Keep Resume to 2 pages </li></ul><ul><li>Posting more than 1 Resume </li></ul><ul><li>Think Keywords/Industry Keywords </li></ul><ul><li>Current Contact Information </li></ul>RESUME POSTING TIPS CONT’D 5.
  9. 9. <ul><li>Email Address </li></ul><ul><li>Objective Statement </li></ul><ul><li>Salary Requirements </li></ul><ul><li>Larger Cities </li></ul>RESUME POSTING TIPS CONT’D 6.
  10. 10. <ul><li>Think Like a Recruiter </li></ul><ul><li>Up-to-Date Resume </li></ul><ul><li>Resume Title </li></ul><ul><li>Use Job Boards </li></ul>RESUME POSTING TIPS CONT’D 7.
  11. 11. ACCORDING TO AN AUGUST 2009 SURVEY, 45% OF EMPLOYERS USE SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES TO RESEARCH JOB CANDIDATES Source: brandeo.com 8. ARE YOU CONNECTED?
  12. 12. <ul><li>List Experience </li></ul><ul><li>Industry Keywords </li></ul><ul><li>Keywords in Various formats </li></ul><ul><li>Get recommendations </li></ul><ul><li>Post Comments </li></ul>USING 9.
  13. 13. <ul><li>Create a group </li></ul><ul><li>Join Groups </li></ul><ul><li>Be Connected! </li></ul><ul><li>Try to find yourself </li></ul><ul><li>Regular Status Updates </li></ul><ul><li>Check out Job Boards </li></ul>USING CONT’D 10.
  14. 14. <ul><li>Google Yourself </li></ul><ul><li>Build Professional Pages </li></ul><ul><li>Opportunity to prove your skills (associations, background, etc.) </li></ul>SEARCHES 11.
  15. 15. <ul><li>Join Fan Pages & Groups (ie. Companies you may want to work for) </li></ul><ul><li>Create a Profile (keywords) </li></ul><ul><li>More difficult for Recruiters </li></ul><ul><li>Regular Status Updates (so your contacts know you’re looking) </li></ul>USING 12.
  16. 16. <ul><li>Subscribe to Job Boards/Recruiters Feeds </li></ul><ul><li>Respond to Recruiters Tweets </li></ul><ul><li>Post tweets in regards to your job search </li></ul><ul><li>Let’s you know what’s current in the job market </li></ul>USING www.twitter.com/tojobs 13.
  17. 17. <ul><li>Don’t apply multiple times </li></ul><ul><li>Have an up-to-date resume </li></ul><ul><li>Update contact info </li></ul>RESPONDING TO POSTINGS 14.
  18. 18. <ul><li>Ensure you match qualifications </li></ul><ul><li>Say where you saw the job </li></ul><ul><li>Adapt your cover letter </li></ul>RESPONDING TO POSTINGS CONT’D 15.
  19. 19. <ul><li>How Employers Track & Receive Responses </li></ul><ul><li>Beware of Fraudulent postings </li></ul><ul><li>Check Out Industry Websites </li></ul><ul><li>Formatting </li></ul>OTHER ONLINE TIPS 16.
  20. 20. <ul><li>Sign up for newsletters </li></ul><ul><li>Include comments in your cover letter that show you have researched the company </li></ul><ul><li>Complete all required fields </li></ul><ul><li>Follow-up </li></ul>OTHER ONLINE TIPS 17.
  21. 21. QUESTIONS and COMMENTS? Presentation By: Marc Belaiche, C.A President [email_address] 905-566-JOBS (905-566-5627)

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