SmartTracker: Real-Time Resume Analysis

This feature is now in beta-testing. We expect launch by the end of Q1. Matching qualifications to a job posting is crucial. CareerJSM CEO Jeffrey Doucet has previously written about how the current ecosystem of job aggregators and social hiring resources empower hiring teams, instead of job seekers. We at CareerJSM are constantly innovating new ways to empower job seekers …

Working at CareerJSM: Faizal

Faizal Hussain (Zayd) is a Software Developer at CareerJSM. Interested in working with Faizal? We’re hiring a Junior Developer Summer Intern! More details here. When did you start at CareerJSM? I started working at CareerJSM in October 2017. What were you doing before you started at CareerJSM? Prior to working at CareerJSM I was an HVAC/R Technician for 4 years. …

Working at CareerJSM: Vais

Vais Mahendran is a Junior Full-Stack Developer at CareerJSM. Interested in working with Vais? Great, we’re hiring for a Junior Developer Summer Intern. More details here. When did you start at CareerJSM? May 2017 What were you doing before you started at CareerJSM? Prior to working at CareerJSM, I was finishing my final year of computer science at the University …

Working at CareerJSM: Connor

Connor McGee is CareerJSM’s Customer Operations Lead (What is Customer Operations?). Read below as he describes why he loves working at CareerJSM. Interested in working with Connor? We’re hiring a Customer Operations and Sales Intern! More details here. When did you start at CareerJSM? September 2017. What were you doing before you started at CareerJSM? Prior to working at CareerJSM …

Looking For Your First Job

This is the time of year that university students start looking for their first “real” job. After conversations with some younger friends, I thought I would put together some thoughts about how entry-level candidates should approach their first job as they apply to a number of companies and evaluate offers. Optimize for growth vs. pay Many entry-level students graduate with …

The Value of Customer Operations, Part 1

This is part of a new series written by our Customer Operations Lead Connor McGee. Over the course of a few blog posts I’ll be sharing how providing strong Customer Operations has been a tremendous value add for CareerJSM. I will do so through 3 topics – What is Customer Operations, How We Do It and ROI of Customer Operations. …

Changing Social Hiring Resources & Business Models

This is part of a series written by CEO Jeffrey Doucet. Click for Part 1 and Part 2. *** In our last blog, we looked at how hiring resources have changed, and how they are contributing to poor job seeker behaviour. Next, we want to look at how social media has changed job search. We all have heard the stat …

How to: Job Search Time Management

315 words, 3 minute read. Finding a new job can be time consuming, and challenging, work. Below you’ll find tips to be a more effective and efficient job search candidate. How do I make the most of my time? Keep a standard schedule Build a specific workflow for your job search. Having a daily routine can help you focus on …

Changing Hiring Resources

This is Part 2 in 4 part series written by Jeffrey Doucet, CareerJSM’s CEO. In October, Jeffrey was invited to Keynote at the Career Star Group annual conference in Lisbon, Portugal. This series of blog posts contain the key industry insights Jeffrey discussed as part of his talk. Click here for Part 1 in this series.   We know that …

The Changing Job Search Ecosystem

This is Part 1 of a 4 part series. Part 2 here. Written by Jeffrey Doucet, CEO. Introduction: A few weeks ago I was invited to Keynote the Career Star Group’s annual conference in Lisbon, Portugal. I was invited on behalf of our customer, Optimum Talent, who recently launched our software across the country (read more about that here). The …