November 2011

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JOBS UPDATE: Las Vegas JobConnect office finds over 500 new jobs

 

In case you didn't catch the 5-O’clock news, the Carson City JobConnect office recently wrapped-up their “Job Quest” campaign wherein representatives of the agency went door-to-door to area employers inquiring about job openings. The 'quest' was successful, uncovering 521 new jobs in surrounding Las Vegas communities.

Maximizing Your Online Job Search

 

Everyone knows by now that the largest job search engine is Indeed.com, the online search engine dedicated to job listings that has, according to Wikipedia, surpassed Monster.com to take the national lead as top dog in job search engine land as of October 2010.

But you may be relying on Indeed's vertical job search engine to a fault, and missing out on some suitable listings as a result. For example, an hour's worth of research on Las Vegas, Nevada jobs revealed a few oversights from the job search engine giant in the service sector.