Top 15 Most Popular Job Websites | October 2011

Top 15 Most Popular Job Websites | October 2011

Here are the 15 Most Popular Job Sites as derived from our eBizMBA Rank which is a constantly updated average of each website’s Alexa Global Traffic Rank, and U.S. Traffic Rank from both Compete and Quantcast. “*#*” Denotes an estimate for sites with limited Compete or Quantcast data. Last Updated: October 5, 2011

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1 | Yahoo! HotJobs
99 – eBizMBA Rank | 40,000,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | *78* – Compete Rank | *119* – Quantcast Rank | N/A – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

2 | careerbuilder
185 – eBizMBA Rank | 26,400,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 71 – Compete Rank | 61 – Quantcast Rank | 423 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

3 | monster
189 – eBizMBA Rank | 26,000,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 22 – Compete Rank | 73 – Quantcast Rank | 473 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

4 | indeed
252 – eBizMBA Rank | 17,000,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 100 – Compete Rank | 153 – Quantcast Rank | 503 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

5 | simplyhired
638 – eBizMBA Rank | 9,000,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 222 – Compete Rank | 107 – Quantcast Rank | 1,585 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

6 | Aol Jobs
1,340 – eBizMBA Rank | 4,400,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | *1,400* – Compete Rank | *1,280* – Quantcast Rank | N/A – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

7 | snagajob
1,430 – eBizMBA Rank | 4,200,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 390 – Compete Rank | 310 – Quantcast Rank | 3,589 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

8 | USAJobs
1,432 – eBizMBA Rank | 4,190,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 392 – Compete Rank | 631 – Quantcast Rank | 3,272 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

9 | Job
1,580 – eBizMBA Rank | 3,800,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 208 – Compete Rank | 1,001 – Quantcast Rank | 3,531 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

10 | theLadders
3,126 – eBizMBA Rank | 1,400,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 2,564 – Compete Rank | 3,053 – Quantcast Rank | 3,760 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

11 | Dice
3,405 – eBizMBA Rank | 1,300,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 2,383 – Compete Rank | 4,983 – Quantcast Rank | 2,848 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

12 | JobBankUSA
7,227 – eBizMBA Rank | 1,050,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 3,840 – Compete Rank | 3,127 – Quantcast Rank | 14,715 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

13 | EmploymentGuide
7,902 – eBizMBA Rank | 950,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 1,941 – Compete Rank | 1,879 – Quantcast Rank | 19,887 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

14 | vault
13,672 – eBizMBA Rank | 480,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 8,194 – Compete Rank | 6,839 – Quantcast Rank | 25,983 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

15 | jobster
13,943 – eBizMBA Rank | 450,000 – Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors | 6,897 – Compete Rank | 8,002 – Quantcast Rank | 26,931 – Alexa Rank.
Most Popular Job Websites | Updated 10/5/2011 | eBizMBA

Hot Job Search Sites

Exec2Exec.com, Indeed.com, Simplyhired.com and www.theLadders.com are  some of the most recommended job search sites by MBA’s today.  Below you’ll find others that are making headway:

Try JobFox (www.jobfox.com) to get matched to jobs needing your unique skills, experience, education and even location and salary. the site provides confidentiality from your current employer and sends you text messages with new job matches.

MBA Highway (www.mbahighway.com) was developed for MBAs by MBAs.  It is the Ultimate MBA Job and Internship Search Website exclusively for MBA-level job seekers, both professionals and students, and employers and recruiters! MBA Highway is your “one-stop shop” for all MBA jobs, MBA internships and MBA-relevant career resources, including information on MBA resumes, cover letters, interviews, networking, career fairs and more. Please also check out the Featured MBA Reverse Job Board where MBA job seekers can post their availability and where employers and search for and match them to their opportunities!

JobShouts (www.jobshouts.com) is the FREE job board that tweets! Jobshouts.com is a job board built for employers, recruiters, and job seekers to find each other through social media avenues. Recruiters and employers can post basic job listings at no cost. That’s free! Each job posted is “shouted” out via the twitter stream and to all @jobshouts followers. Job postings will also show up to anyone searching the twitter stream for jobs matching keywords in the job title, City or State. Candidates can search jobs on the site – http://jobshouts.com or they can follow JobShouts on Twitter – http://twitter.com/jobshouts Direct Messaging for jobs coming very soon!

Big Shoes Network at www.bigshoesnetwork.com is a website for entry- to senior-level professionals that work within the fields of advertising, communications, graphic design, interactive, marketing, public relations, and web design & development. Their   primary market areas are Illinois and Wisconsin, and from time-to-time Minnesota. To date, over 900 firms have posted positions on BSN including Archer Daniels Midland, GE Healthcare, Harley-Davidson, Kohl’s, Manpower, Rand McNally, S.C. Johnson & Son and many others. Because of these top-notch employers, they’ve attracted nearly 6,250 subscribers in the Midwest.

Recommended Readings

According to About.com, these books are “must reads” for anyone in management during their spare time:

  • The Three Laws of Performance – Readers who need motivation should take a look at The Three Laws of Performance. This book will change the way you think about leadership and performance.
  • Barack, Inc. – Obama did it and you can too–all you need is this book, which teaches winning lessons of the Obama campaign. Learn how to be cool, be social, and be the change.
  • Why Should the Boss Listen to You? – Although this book is written for strategic advisors, it is a good read for anyone who wants to learn how to get noticed by the boss.
  • The Leadership Experience – Written by experienced managers, this book teaches readers how to lead themselves and other people–a great resource for aspiring managers.
  • Remarkable Leadership – Written by a leadership specialist, this book will show you how to unleash your leadership potential.

Executive MBA Council Discusses ROI

Just how does the Executive MBA degree measure up?
Quite well, it seems, according to the most recent research on the value of the Executive MBA degree to students and their organizations.

High satisfaction
An Executive MBA Council study also shows a satisfaction indicator among alumni that any business would envy: The overwhelming majority – 99 percent – of Executive MBA participants in the study would likely recommend the program to others.

Significant impact
According to 2007 council research:

  • Students who participated in the survey reported a 21 percent salary increase. Students’ salaries rose from a mean of $107,097 when entering their Executive MBA Program to $130,056 after completing the program.
  • While 37 percent of students in the survey expected a promotion, 43 percent of students received a promotion while enrolled in the program.
  • Nearly three-quarters of students in the survey rated the overall value of their Executive MBA Program as excellent and also said that their value to their organization greatly increased.  Read more…