Version 1.5 Released

NEW FEATURE: Print and Email search results
Now you can share your Title and Advanced Search results with clients, judges, or adversaries via email or printout. The printed list contains the specific search term(s) used to narrow the search. as well as essential information about each job. The feature is accessed by touching the “export” button in the top right-hand corner of the results page after each search.

Below is a sample of what an Advanced Search looks in printed form:

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Version 1.4 Released

HUGE NEW FEATURE: Advanced Search!

Job Sleuth now has Advanced Search capability to help you scour the Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT) and Selected Characteristics of Occupations (SCO) for the job(s) that match the exact criteria or combination of criteria you choose. This is an incredible enhancement to Job Sleuth’s (already astounding) usefulness.

Advanced Search is perfect for all Social Security or vocational practitioners:

– Social Security attorneys and representatives can prepare their cases by checking their client’s disabilities against potentially compatible jobs to help guide medical development, treating physician questionnaires, and hearing preparation.

– Vocational experts can easily answer any “step four and five” questions by simply plugging in the hypothetical restrictions.

– Vocational rehabilitation specialists can find jobs their clients are suited for based on the limitations each individual presents with.

Below are some pictures of the advanced search in action:

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Version 1.3 Released

1.3: New Functionality!

– Browse by GOE is now accessible from any job’s detail view. This function is perfect for transferability analysis as it allows you to immediately jump to jobs with the same GOE code, which means they are based on similar interests and have the same requirements for aptitudes and entry level preparation.

– Search results now display their industry information in the list view. This makes finding the exact job you are looking for much easier and eliminates apparent duplicates in the result list.

Click on any of the fields to go directly to other jobs that match the same GOE section:
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Version 1.2.1 Released

This is a minor update to fix an issue where the app did not properly recognize Bluetooth keyboard “Enter” button in Code Search input (thanks Don C. for spotting this).

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Version 1.2 Released

1.2: LOTS OF NEW FEATURES, including:

– AirPrint capability has been introduced.
You’ve been asking for this, and here it is. Best of all, this is not just a simple printscreen option; when you print a job description, you are given every bit of information relevant to that job, already organized and pre-formatted for quick reference and ease of use, and most jobs print on a single page.

– You can now email any job description from the app:
Share job information with anyone at the press of a button in the same beautifully organized format as the print option. This is the perfect method for users whose printers are not yet AirPrint enabled; just email the code to yourself (or anyone else), and print it from anywhere. (as the email is formatted using html, some email clients will throw it in the junk email box, so check there if it doesn’t appear).

– Sort Title Search and GOE Browse results by Title, SVP, Strength, or DOT Code:
This is another requested feature that enhances the app’s usability significantly by allowing you to change the way the result list is sorted.

– Clicking on the GOE section of any job’s detail view will now give all the GOE information in a subview.

– Enhancements to the user interface, including listing the number of search results in the navigation bar for quick reference, as well as a better organized SCO presentation in the job detail view.

Enjoy the update and remember to share your ratings/reviews (and feel free to tell other people about it). Also, though I am already working on additional features for the next update, I would love to hear about anything that would make Job Sleuth more useful to you in your practice. So visit the support page and email me if you would like something added, and I will try to get it in as soon as possible.

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Version 1.1 Released

NEW FEATURE: The new Browse by GOE (Guide for Occupational Exploration) option provides a quick way to find relevant jobs by drilling into the DOT using layers of general to specific categories. Discovering new jobs has never been this easy. You can also use the GOE codes for jobs you already know to quickly find similar or related jobs you might otherwise have overlooked.

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