Monthly Archives: July 2012

5 ways to find a job through social media

Phil Gauvin of MatchFwd has an article over on Cult Montreal recommending 5 ways to use social media to get a job. It’s a lot about increasing your luck surface area by increasing your network, and there are some tips on … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

off topic – create your own word search

Very much off topic. I’ve launched a new side project over at http://WordSearchGenerator.org, I’m still working on JobsTractor (and the day job :)) but had an idea for something I could create quickly and could be an occasional alternative distraction … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Low tech ways to get hired #1

People have done it before and I’m sure they’ll do it again. But still, whenever you see someone prepared to put themselves out like this rather than just sending off a few emails then sitting back on the couch waiting … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Site update: keyword filtering added

I’ve just pushed out the visible part of the biggest change I’ve made to the site since I originally released last November. You can now filter the jobs by keyword (Java, Ruby, etc) and sign up to an email for … Continue reading

Posted in update | Leave a comment

June developer job trends – numbers back to usual

The Jobs Tractor monthly language index tracks the most popular programming languages each month. You can see it here http://jobstractor.com/monthly-stats The June results are now out and whilst the top 4 remains unchanged there were more changes further down the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment