Job listing services are very popular these days. With unemployment at a 17 year high, it is no wonder why job listing services are popping up left and right. When you are handed that pink slip the initial reaction is shock, then comes depression and anger. You can collect unemployment, but that only last so long. Unemployment agencies also require updates where you must prove that you have been doing everything in your power to look for a job. Utilizing job listing services is a good way to actively hunt for a job. There are a variety of job listing sites. Craigslist offers a job listing section categorized by location and job type. Employers post job requirements and descriptions on the site. Job hunters view the available positions and apply to those which they are interested in and can fulfill the requirements for.