Category Archives: Jobdeals HowTo

Locking the Job: Tip #3 – Dress for Success

“Dress for success” is an old cliché, but it’s only tired because it’s true. How you look is, for better or worse, the key element to a first impression. While it’s possible to get past a bad first impression, your … Continue reading

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Craigslist: A “Cesspool” of Crime?

The research company AIM Group has released a study linking 330 crimes—including 20 murders, 74 robberies, 31 assaults, and others –to the community ad site Craigslist.org. It also reports on a blog which tracks Craigslist crimes, called CraigsCrimeList.org. Craigslist CEO … Continue reading

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JobDeals How-To: Pick Pictures for your Profile

Pictures are worth a thousand words, and they’re also proven to attract customers. A profile without a picture just feels incomplete. But how do you decide what pictures to pick? First and foremost, JobDeals likes pictures that are a width … Continue reading

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Locking the Job: Tip #2 – Find Your Customers!

You’ve signed up for Jobdeals and set up your profile. Your promo text is a masterpiece: well-written, focusing on your specialties and what makes you the person to choose for a job. You may be tempted to sit back, relax, … Continue reading

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Locking the Job: Tip #1 – Self-Promotion

Self-promotion has become a hundred times easier and a million times more difficult thanks to the advent of the Internet. Because it’s technically so much easier—and infinitely cheaper –than promotion was a mere three or four decades ago, getting real … Continue reading

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Everyone has a skill – make some money on Jobdeals.com!

Everyone, even my Aunt Deborah, has some service they can offer, right? For instance, Aunt Deborah can watch or walk your dog. But more relevantly perhaps, maybe you know someone who is a guitar teacher, can tutor math or french, … Continue reading

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Security Verifications on Jobdeals

You might have noticed that every service provider profile on Jobdeals.com has a list of safety verifications they added to their profile. Craigslist is great, we all love it, but it’s really only functional for very low risk transactions.  When … Continue reading

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Don’t get scammed online! Book safely with Jobdeals.com

Jobdeals.com changes the way you find help for local jobs you need done – Instead of digging through countless postings on sites like craigslist or kijiji, Jobdeals notifies businesses and professionals in your area that we believe can serve you … Continue reading

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