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Use HERC’s jobseeker tools to help find your ideal job.

  • HERC’s blog for jobseekers, Job Talk, offers tips from experts in the field that will help you with your search and provide the best ways promote yourself to prospective employers.
  • If you’re part of a dual-career couple, read up on the topic and see which campuses have dual-career programs and policies and use HERC’s dual-career job search function.
  • Learn more about working for one of our member employers under the Featured Institutional Profile page, click on the logo to dive deeper into their profile.
  • HERC partners with other organizations that share a commitment to diversity and also maintains diversity resources list for jobseekers.
  • Could your job search involve relocating to a new region? The regional HERC offices provide relocation resources to help make your transition a little easier.
  • HERC has partnered with LifeMart to provide offers and discounts on everything you need during the job search, from apparel and office supplies to computers and travel.

  • If you have ever thought about a faculty job abroad, please visit our HERC Trustee partner jobs.ac.uk to search for jobs from over 1,000 Higher Education organizations worldwide.

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  1. What academics should consider when seeking overseas work

    Academics seeking a job overseas must be prepared to fill out a lot of paperwork, endure the expense of moving, and consider cultural and safety issues, Scott Gibson, a professor at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito, advises in this commentary. The Chronicle of Higher Education (free content) (7/20)
    22 Jul 2016 11:42:23 CDThttp://chronicle.com/article/Before-You-Apply-Overseas/237193
  2. Effective ways to improve your networking skills

    You'll instantly become a better networker if you learn to listen, make eye contact and ask focused questions when you meet others, writes Rhett Power. Practice a simple introduction and make an effort to remember the names of those you meet in order to make a good impression. Inc. online (free registration) (7/20)
    22 Jul 2016 11:42:23 CDThttp://www.inc.com/rhett-power/6-ways-to-be-a-better-networker.html
  3. Strategies for college students seeking an internship

    WDRB-TV/WMYO-TV (Louisville, Ky.) (7/26)
    22 Jul 2016 11:42:23 CDThttp://www.wdrb.com/story/6845448/college-students-finding-an-internship
  4. Employers resist automatic 401(k) enrollment

    Auto-enrollment and auto-escalation boost workplace 401(k) participation and help employees save more for retirement, but some employers aren't adding those features because they fear higher costs. Less than 40% of employers offer auto-enrollment and less than 20% offer auto-escalation, according to a survey by the Society for Human Resource Management. Bloomberg (7/21)
    22 Jul 2016 11:42:23 CDThttp://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-07-21/why-doesn-t-your-company-want-you-to-put-more-in-your-401-k
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