Finding What Works for You: Karen Magistrale’s Job Search Success Story

Meet Karen Magistrale, an Employer Brand Professional with Talent Programs City of Hope. In this job search success story, Karen shares how she navigated a career transition by creating a routine and seeking advice from her network.  What do you do for a career? I’m an employer brand professional. I primarily work on marketing and… Read more »

Mac’s List Now Requires Salary Information on Job Board Listings

New Feature Aims to Streamline Recruitment Process and Benefit Job Seekers Mac’s List is happy to announce we have updated our platform with a built-in function that requires all job postings to include salary information.  This move reinforces our commitment to promoting transparency in the job market and aims to facilitate a more efficient and… Read more »

Portland’s Networking Scene: Connecting Professionals Across Industries

Professional networking events can foster meaningful connections, spark innovative ideas, and create valuable opportunities for professionals across diverse industries. Whether you’re seeking to expand your network, explore new career avenues, or collaborate on exciting projects, these events offer a platform to engage with like-minded individuals, experts, and thought leaders.  Check out this roundup of Portland… Read more »

Retaining Talent: Strategies for Oregon and Washington Employers

To cultivate a thriving workforce, employers need to engage and retain their most valuable asset — their employees. From investing in comprehensive training programs to embracing work-life balance initiatives and celebrating community, you can nurture talent, champion employee well-being, and help your team see they have a future with your organization. Here’s a list of… Read more »

Exploring New Horizons: Rowena Paz Norman’s Job Search Success Story

Meet Rowena Paz Norman, the Strategic Planning Manager at Tillamook County Creamery Association (TCCA). In this job search success story, Rowena shares how she transitioned from a career in sales to strategic planning. Through graduate school, experimentation, and a willingness to take risks, Rowena found fulfilling work in strategy and shares valuable advice for job… Read more »

How ChatGPT Can Help You Craft Engaging Job Listings to Attract Top Talent

Attracting the right talent in today’s competitive job market can take time and effort. Small employers face unique challenges in recruitment and HR, often constrained by limited budgets. As an AI language model, ChatGPT can assist you in crafting engaging job listings that capture job seekers’ attention and entice them to apply.  Before leveraging ChatGPT… Read more »

Creative Strategies to Market Your Job Listing and Attract Candidates

You’ve crafted an enticing job listing that will motivate candidates to click the “Apply” button. Now it’s time to ensure your listing reaches its intended audience. Relying solely on traditional approaches may not capture the attention and enthusiasm of qualified candidates. To stand out and make an impact, it’s crucial to think outside the box… Read more »

Taking a Proactive Approach: Natalie Roger’s Job Search Success Story

In this job search success story, Natalie M. Roger, recruitment and people ops manager at Trovata, shares how she actively networked and marketed herself to find her next opportunity.  What do you do for a career? Who do you work for? I manage all recruitment efforts at Trovata (sourcing, interviewing, creating job descriptions, job postings,… Read more »

Back to the Basics: How to Write a Job Listing that Converts

Most prospective candidates learn about your business first through a job description. If your job listings don’t tell your company’s story in a compelling way, you’re missing a huge opportunity to connect with potential applicants. Give candidates a reason to click “Apply now!” In this guide, we’ll walk you through how to write a job… Read more »

Your Guide to the Top Career Podcasts of 2023

More than three years after COVID-19 hit, many people are rethinking their relationship with work and exploring different career paths. Career podcasts continue to play a significant role in helping individuals navigate their careers and achieve their professional goals. After launching Find Your Dream Job in 2015, I decided we all needed a better way… Read more »

How Tapping into Freelance Talent Can Help You Overcome the Labor Shortage

Our relationship with work has transformed over the past few years. Remote, hybrid, and flexible arrangements are here to stay, with the freelance workforce growing three times faster than the traditional workplace. By 2027, more than 50 percent of the U.S. workforce will be freelance. As we continue to navigate a labor shortage, employers are… Read more »

Keep an Eye on Your Dream Organization: Shelby Danzer’s Job Search Success Story

In this job search success story, Shelby Danzer, Associate Director of Development for the University of Oregon, shares how she fulfilled her dream of working for her alma mater. What do you do for a career? Who do you work for? I work in higher education fundraising, raising money to support academic programs and scholarships…. Read more »

Tapping Into Community: Rae Rawls Dunnaville’s Job Search Success Story

In this job search success story, Rae Rawls Dunnaville, Communications Innovation and Technology Analyst at RISE Partnership, shares how she tapped into her community for job search support. What do you do for a career? Who do you work for? RISE Partnership is an organization that delivers union-won training and benefits to 80,000 workers across Oregon,… Read more »