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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!
I’ve been leading Mac’s List for over three years now and the most common theme among jobseekers that I see is this: Looking for a good job can be a hard and lonely process. If you feel uninspired, scared or overwhelmed in your job search, you’re not alone. In fact, this is a common […]
Join us for a special evening of live storytelling from real Oregonians, sponsored by The University of Portland Pamplin School of Business. Mac’s List has partnered with Circle Up Networking Events to bring you stories from successful jobseekers–in a TED-like format–that are guaranteed to bring levity, compassion and hope to your job search! Attend this […]
Hub Dot has revolutionized the way women network by removing labels and replacing them with colored Dots. These dots are a way of giving women the freedom to explore and start a conversation that begins with “What is your story?” and not, “What do you do?” to make for a more authentic networking experience. […]
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 step-by-step planning document to guide you on your way to professional networking that […]
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 […]
World-renowned marketing expert, Seth Godin, defines a tribe as “a group of people connected to one another, connected to a leader, and connected to an idea. For millions of years, human beings have been part of one tribe or another. A group needs only two things to be a tribe: a shared interest and a […]
Jobs that aren’t posted online in places like Mac’s List are commonly referred to as the “hidden job market.” These are the jobs that are filled through relationships, professional networks and referrals instead of job postings on job boards.
As we approach the New Year, here’s a look at our top five most popular posts from 2014! 1. How to Find a Job at Nike, Adidas, Columbia, or Intel in Portland These are some of Portland’s largest employers, and jobs at corporations like
What’s the number one way to find a job in Portland? You got it – NETWORKING. I can almost hear you sigh from here.
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