Job search success requires thinking and preplanning. Never forget this is a competiton. Leave nothing to chance or you suffer the consequence of not getting the interview which leads to the job offer.
How can you expect to find a job when:
You don’t receive job alerts
You don’t pick-up the FREE employment guides at your grocer.
You don’t read the job classified in the Sunday Paper.
You don’t read the job classifieds in the weekly paper.
You don’t search your state workforce site for employment opportunities.
You don’t tell family, friends, and others you encounter that you are searching for work.
You don’t network, network, and network.
You don’t use social media.
You don’t visit online job boards or virtual fairs.
You don’t register with career sites.
You don’t attend industry related events; conferences, associations, meet-ups.
You don’t research companies you’re interested in.
You don’t call to inquire.
You don’t brand yourself.
You don’t revise your resume.
You don’t match your resume to the position you seek.
You don’t portray yourself as an asset to a prospective employer.
You don’t prepare for a competitive job search; finding work is competitive.
Don’t get angry. Turn your don’t into a do and increase your job search success. Shirleyd @ SHINE cares. Job search success can be attained.
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