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Job Search Resources for Your Job Hunt

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It’s difficult to say which are the “best” job search resources and books for any given topic. There are so many categories and so many sites. Much of what makes a site one of the “best” is a personal choice as well as need-based, content and popularity. Who knows, the best sites might yet still be undiscovered by the masses.

Today’s list is made up of my personal favorites (including some CareerAlley links), categorized by type for ease of use. I certainly could have listed 250 links, but I’m not sure how useful that would be. If I’ve missed your favorites, please feel free to let me know what I’ve missed and I will include them in the next post on this topic.

Resumes:

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Cover (and Other) Letters:

101 Best Cover Letters Price: $12.36 Buy Now from Amazon 101 Best Cover Letters We earn a commission if you click this link and make a purchase at no additional cost to you. Last Updated: October 15, 2019

Interviews:

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Job Search Sites:

The 2-Hour Job Search: Using Technology to Get the Right Job Faster Price: $12.46 Buy Now from Amazon The 2-Hour Job Search: Using Technology to Get the Right Job Faster We earn a commission if you click this link and make a purchase at no additional cost to you. Last Updated: October 15, 2019

Company Research:

The Best Place to Work: The Art and Science of Creating an Extraordinary Workplace Price: $13.11 Buy Now from Amazon The Best Place to Work: The Art and Science of Creating an Extraordinary Workplace We earn a commission if you click this link and make a purchase at no additional cost to you. Last Updated: October 15, 2019

Salaries:

How to Raise Your Own Salary Price: $14.95 Buy Now from Amazon How to Raise Your Own Salary We earn a commission if you click this link and make a purchase at no additional cost to you. Last Updated: October 15, 2019

Career Networking:

The Power Formula for Linkedin Success: Kick-start Your Business, Brand, and Job Search Price: $9.48 This simple, user-friendly guide explains how you can access the full power of LinkedIn--including advice on making lasting business connections, building a unique personal brand, and generating career opportunities. Buy Now from Amazon The Power Formula for Linkedin Success: Kick-start Your Business, Brand, and Job Search We earn a commission if you click this link and make a purchase at no additional cost to you. Last Updated: October 15, 2019

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