Frequently Asked Questions
Find a Job
LiveCareer offers a bevy of tools to help you land the job you want. In addition to our award-winning Resume Builder and Cover Letter Builder, we offer the following tools to help you get hired:
Can the Job Search Tool Help Me Find a Job?
Yes! Once you’ve created your impressive new resume and cover letter, put them to use by searching more than a million jobs by title, location, or keyword. Just type in the job title you want and your geographic location, and you’ll be able to apply.
What is LiveCareer Apply?
LiveCareer Apply is a free Google extension that autofills online job applications to help you apply for jobs in half the time. Use it to eliminate the repetition of filling out online job applications.
How does LiveCareer Apply work?
LiveCareer Apply automatically fills in your personal information and work history on online job applications, saving you time. Add your information one time and LiveCareer Apply does the rest, saving you the time and hassle of inputting the same information over and over again.
LiveCareer Apply works with all the major job boards, including Glassdoor, Indeed and Monster. To start using LiveCareer Apply, just download the extension.
Here’s more about how it works:
What is Resume Check?
Resume Check scans your resume for more than 30 common issues to ensure it’s free of errors and fully customized for the job you want.
The tool provides real-time feedback to ensure you are submitting an error-free document that touches on the most critical parts of your background and experience as they relate to the role. Here are just a few of the issues Resume Check looks for in your resume:
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How does Resume Check work?
- Once you’ve built your resume, you will find Resume Check on your Dashboard.
- View your score and a summary of the areas where there’s room to improve.
- Choose or add a Job Title.
- Paste the Job Description for your ideal job.
- Add the Employer’s Name.
How does Job Alerts work?
Job Alerts are personalized daily updates on the latest job opportunities in your area. You choose the job title or job titles that you would like updates on and they will be delivered right to your email.
How do I sign up for Job Alerts?
To sign up, just enter the job title you are looking for and your location, then click “Receive Job Alerts.”
Then, enter your email address in the Create a Job Alert pop-up.
Set up as many alerts and you like and we will send you daily emails about opportunities in your area. You don’t need to have a LiveCareer account in order to use the service.
How do I delete a Job Alert?
If you want to delete a job alert, no problem! Just click the “Job Alerts Opt Out” button toward the bottom of your alert email, or “Unsubscribe” below that. From there, you can edit your LiveCareer email preferences.
If you don’t have a LiveCareer account and have multiple job alerts set up, you will need to edit each alert. Or, create an account for full control over adding, deleting, and editing all of your alerts in one spot. You can create an account by clicking the button in the upper-right corner of any LiveCareer page.