Job Search Notes #2

Hey job seekers. here's a quick update on important news you may have missed from the job market.

NEW TOOL: Updating your resume is a pain, but we all have to do it. If you've kept your LinkedIn profile up-to-date, can make a resume from your entries.

NEW TOOLApp called "Memo" Lets Workers Vent Anonymously about their employer. Read it. Users are verified through their Linkedin profile or company email address.

COOL NEWS: 10 Best Cities for jobs in 2015 are... (via ZipRecruiter blog) Lincoln, NB takes top spot for its variety of job openings, unemployment rate and some other factors.

JOB MARKET: Job Market Looks Ripe for Liftoff...Best Stretch of Hiring Since 1997 Suggests Stronger Wage Growth Ahead. Read it. via WSJ. The economy has created over 1 million jobs in the past 3 months.

COOL NEWS:Of the 25 highest paying U.S. jobs for 2015, 14 are in the tech industry - Read it

OVERHEARD: Elevated Careers, powered by eHarmony, a job matching service based on compatibility, is expected to launch by mid-2015.

* Check out the new Jobs2Careers redesign.

CAREERCLOUD NOTICE: Our Jobs with Friends site which let you see jobs at your friends companieswill be shutting down effective Feb 28th. Recent changes to Facebook's API have forced us to discontinue the service.