Tag Archives: job search planning

Being Stuck Holding You Back?

being stucj holding you back?I have talked to about a dozen job seekers over the last two weeks that are stuck.

They are waiting until they perfect the language on their resume before they send it out, and they keep asking for feedback.

And they get different feedback every time, so they are in constant resume editing mode, but not contacting anyone for interviews.

They want precisely the right list of contacts to reach out to before they start reaching out.

They want to have interview preparation down pat, yet they haven’t sent out a resume.Continue Reading…

Employ the New ABC’s of Career Management – Avoid Being Complacent

 

abc's of career managementEmbracing uncomfortability is another way to avoid being complacent.

We are living in uncomfortable times.

Those solely seeking comfort and maintaining the status quo in their careers may find themselves blindsided when their company decides to insource, outsource, expand or contract – if they are on the wrong side of that corporate action.Continue Reading…

7 Habits of Highly Successful Job Landers

job seeker success

What sets winning job landers apart from those job seekers still struggling to land a job? It isn’t sheer luck or any secret formula. It’s a simple matter of following some proven steps for job search success. The more you do, the better your chances of finding that perfect position. But make no mistake, it can be challenging to follow these simple steps.

If your job hunt is missing one or more of the following strategies, it’s time to up your game.

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