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5 Ways to Find a Job Abroad

5 Ways to Find a Job Abroad PhotoIt can be difficult to find employment due to the rise in population. More people looking for jobs mean fewer jobs that are available for those that have recently lost a job or are looking to obtain a new job. What we need is something others do not have.

Well, lucky you, you have this article. (You may think, “So did other people.” Honestly, not many people will think of doing what you did exactly.) You have the upper hand now.

Resume Sites

There are many websites that you are able to sign up for that are for free.  Their services are very extraordinary. What you have to do is easy – ready your professional resume, upload it and apply for jobs. (Sometimes there are companies that will contact you right after you set-up your account.)

One very good site to use is Monster.com. This site is amazing! They offer different tools to tweak your resume, which let’s face it, resumes are NOT that easy. Help is always appreciated in this area.

There are many other sites that you can use to get your resume out there. I highly recommend this one. It is the “monopoly” of them all. (Be careful to research the company. If it says “Insurance” then make sure you look into it before replying.)

Craigslist

Here is a priceless way to find out about jobs. You can select your area and look into employment. There are a lot of companies that depend on them for promoting the open position. It is smart of them, seriously. Who would not use Craigslist.com?

Bulletin Boards

There are bulletin boards at your local banks and grocery stores. Some employers will put ads or flyers up for positions that are available. These usually are not the highest paying positions, but hey, at least it is something for now.

Who You Know

Yes, that is right you can pull that out. It is about who you know whether you like it or not. Another less rude way to say this is to call it “Networking”. It is important to network, especially when you have a specific job that you do.

Online Work

There are many different websites that you are able to get work from. Freelancer.com is a good place to start if this is something that you are interested in.

This site got work for people who can:

  • Write articles
  • Blog
  • Build websites
  • Perform voice over’s
  • And anything else that is involved with computers

To sum it up, if you are willing to put effort further into finding a job, or doing some side work till you find a permanent position, you can. I hope you enjoyed this article and utilize the tips I have given you. If you are not going to, then why did you put effort into looking this subject up to begin with? Good luck and remember not to let yourself get discouraged about the hunt. Make the hunt fun and keep a positive attitude.