Dear Experts, Should I use all the job boards available online? Does it increase my chances? Or, is it better to focus on just a few? Here is how our CAREEREALISM-Approved Experts answered this question on Twitter: Q#425 I would use all job boards to find open positions you are interested in. It doesn't hurt to browse. (@gradversity) Q#425 Focus your time first on niche job boards to get the most relevant results, then aggregators (indeed.com). (@beneubanks) Q#425 Job boards are good idea if you focus on quality, not quantity. (@teenarose) Q#425 Vague ques. Research & targeted applications? More is better. Posting rez all over Web? Ineffective approach-effort req'd. (@DawnBugni) Q#425 Posting on job boards has low success rate. Focus on networking & hidden job market & approaching companies. (@CareerBranches) Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.
January 27, 2010