How to successfully look for a job - where are people looking?


If you are a job seeker, you’re probably wondering what works best for finding a job?
Here is a list of the top 3 things that lead to a successful job search:
1. Referrals (from current employees, friends, or customers of the employer)
2. Employer Website
3. Online Job database

What about employers? How can you attract active job seekers?

1. Leverage your referral program
2. Brand appeal
3. Utilize an online database
4. Optimize your website

Surprising absolute loser: “best employer awards”

where to find a job

More details about these findings are contained within the following Gallup survey.

About The Author

Yves Lermusi (aka Lermusiaux) is CEO & co-founder of Checkster. Mr. Lermusi is a well known public speaker and a Career and Talent industry commentator. He is often quoted in the leading business media worldwide, including Fortune, The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Business Week, and Time Magazine. His articles and commentary are published regularly in online publications and business magazines. Mr. Lermusi was named one of the “100 Most Influential People in the Recruiting Industry” and his blog has been recognized as the best third party blog.