Imagine feeling motivated and confident while in the thick of a job search because you have all the best resources at your fingertips. Involvement in social media and the staffing industry gives me a unique perspective and helps me come across some of the best job search tips. I have collected the articles our followers found the most valuable and put them into a convenient cheat sheet.
Make an Impression on LinkedIn
Your online presence is an important part of your job search. Your potential employers will be checking and making judgments based on what they find and are unable to find. Using LinkedIn, a personal website, or another medium to communicate with potential employers can help you control the information they find. Find out how to get noticed on LinkedIn.
Since the job search process has not yet caught up with modern technology. Your online presence is the best way to communicate with your target audience. Unfortunately, some companies still require a hardcopy of a resume. Until things are up-to-date, take advice from Liz Ryan, who suggests using a human-voiced resume to share your career story while adding power and personality to your job search materials. While you awaken your resume from the pit of mundane make sure you understand what to keep and what to remove.
Prepare for your job interview by taking care of yourself first. Jedi-mind tricks are a great way to help ease yourself and provide a better focus. So, use a few psychological tricks to help calm your nerves and ace the interview.
Job Interview Musts
In order to secure yourself an opportunity moving forward, you must convey a number of things about yourself to the hiring manager.
Make sure you mention how these areas apply to you. These tips will help you position yourself in the desired career and helps a hiring manager visualize you in this position.
Questions for Interviewer
At the end of most interviews, you’ll be asked if you have any questions. Hiring managers appreciate candidates who are prepared and have taken a sincere interest in the process. Use this time to impress yourself and ensure this opportunity is right for YOU. Use these questions to help finish your interview with a bang.
Job Interview Blunders
During a job interview, all candidates want to make sure they are conveying the best version of themselves. Make sure you avoid these slip-ups which can hurt your chances of landing the best job for you.
Job Search Blog
The job seekers who are thoughtful of their career throughout its entirety, can posture themselves for future opportunities more successfully. Certainly, keep up with JSG’s blog because it allows us to share our experiences with you.
There are a ton of resources at your fingers tips to assist you in your job search. The biggest secret to mastering a job search comes from the experience of repetition and reinforcement. Keep these tips your back pocket the next time you decide to embark on a job search.