When you're looking for a job in the highly competitive Houston market, you need to use every tool at your disposal. Online boards for Houston jobs are a great place to start. Many of the general search engines - Careerbuilder.com, Flipdog.com, Hotjobs.com, Monster.com - allow you to search jobs from anywhere in the world. So if you're living in New York and about to relocate to Houston, finding a potential job is easy. Just log on to the web, pull up a search engine, and type in Houston and the sort of job you want.
In addition to the general search engines, the web also offers some great resources specific to the Houston area:
Houston Chronicle (http://www.chron.com/) - search the online classified section of Houston's major newspaper, or browse the business and real estate sections for trends and ideas.
Houston Community College (http://www.hccs.edu/portal/site/hccs) - click on "Jobs at HCCS" to view job opportunities and apply online.
Houston Jobs (http://www.houstonjobs.com/) - searchable online database for Houston-area jobs in all industries. Also offers resume posting.
Houston.Jobs.com (http://houston.jobs.com/) - job search engine for the Houston area, powered by Monster.com. Search by industry, field, specialty, and location.
Careers in Houston (http://www.careersinhouston.com/) - searchable job center for Houston jobs, and employment board for job listings in the Greater Houston area.