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Are you new to Portland? Have you been here awhile and are looking for change? Navigating the Portland job market can be daunting and arduous. There are a finite number of jobs out there and a lot of active job seekers. One useful way to improve your odds is to start networking via cold call […]
The single most effective element to successful career management can be summed up in one word: network! This is particularly true in the business community, where personal relationships are the foundation for nearly every transaction. Whether you are looking to find a new job, meet your peers, or generate sales leads, regular networking is vital […]
Among the most frequent questions we hear at Mac’s List come from people looking to transition from the private sector into a nonprofit career. In The Complete Mac’s List Guide: Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond), Agnes Zach, Executive Director of Willamette Valley Development Officers (WVDO) and top nonprofit executive recruiter, shares her […]
Portland’s creative and innovative women are convening at Hub Dot Portland: Connecting Through Creativity, July 16 at Jonathan Adler. Join us and experience an evening of stories, surrounding artistic projects and creativity in its many guises.
A select few students jump straight from college into their dream job. Sure… every school has the programming wiz who gets an offer from Google in his sophomore year, or the business savant who immediately gets a six-figure job with an investment bank. But for most of us, the transition from college to career is […]
Portland, Oregon is considered by many to have some of the world’s best coffee, so you will often see many Portlanders networking over a good cup of joe. According to social media job search master, Joshua Waldman, in Land Your Dream Job in Portland (and Beyond): The Complete Mac’s List Guide, “Asking someone for […]
Networking in Portland is THE number one way to find a job. Hands down. Period. Building those connections is the best and fastest way to tap into the hidden job market — jobs that are never posted
Every Friday, in addition to the latest Oregon employment news, we share the best and most important articles we think will help you in your job search. We hope these stories will inspire you, improve your job search, and help you understand what employers are looking for in job candidates. Enjoy!
Networking is your ticket to the hidden job market in Portland (or any city for that matter), so what is holding you back? If you don’t know where or how to start building a network to help your job search, I’ve created a free step-by-step planning document to guide you on your way to professional networking […]
I love podcasts because I can listen and learn on the go, while getting ready in the morning or cleaning the house. My latest podcast obsession has been The Broad Experience, a conversation about women, workplace and success hosted by Ashley Milne-Tyte, a British-born writer and public radio reporter based in New York. Each podcast […]
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