What Are Job Boards?


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Which one of the following is the best explanation of a job board?

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1. What is a unique feature of private sector job boards that distinguish them from government job boards?

2. Which one of the following is not a significant distinguishing characteristic of job boards?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Job boards have some advantages and disadvantages, and this quiz/worksheet duo will help you test your understanding of them along with the characteristics of job boards.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following items:

  • Distinguishing characteristics of job boards
  • Job board not likely to have job posting about your company hiring a new engineer
  • Disadvantage of using job boards to find employment
  • Unique feature of private sector job boards that distinguish them from government job boards
  • Definition of a job board

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related job boards lesson
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast job boards from the lesson, such as private sector job boards and government job boards
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding characteristics, advantages, and disadvantages of job boards

Additional Learning

To learn more about this employment hunting tool, view the lesson called What Are Job Boards? The lesson will help you:

  • Define job board
  • Know the types of job boards, including government and private sector boards
  • Understand the fact that some job boards have a fee
  • Learn the advantages and disadvantages of job boards