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Job Seeking

Locating Jobs & Common Methods of Job Hunting

Finding a job through a friend or an extended business network, personal network, or social media

Using an employment website

Job listing search engines

Looking through the classifieds in newspapers

Using a private or public employment agency or recruiter

Looking on a company's web site for open jobs, typically in its applicant tracking system

Going to a job fair

Using professional guidance such as outplacement services that give training in writing a résumé, applying for jobs and how to be successful at interview

Visiting an organization to find out whether it is recruiting staff or will be doing so in the near future

80% of U.S. jobs are filled through networking

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