Posts tagged “job hunt”

Does your resume deserve my attention?

A tribute to the Olympic Style Career Seeker! As with most Olympic sports, the margin of error in finding a job can be so slight that it often feels as if we had no control over the final call. In both cases this can be true, but for the most part your success can be determined beforehand through months of preparation. As Sun Tzu (The Art of War) says, "Every battle is won before it is ever fought.” Let’s not kid [...]

10 ways to maximize your job search strategy on LinkedIn

If you want to find a job in this tough job market, there’s no better solution than LinkedIn. By joining this popular job search network, you can literally access over thousands of company contact profiles. You can connect with the managers of top corporations and find people who work in your very own industry! We’ve all heard of Facebook, Twitter and the all-so famous Craigslist. But what if you can combine all of these social networks and turn them [...]

7 Simple Job Search Principles That Get Results

While it may be tough to job search, the outcome of your effort is determined by the means of your method. If you constantly end up being last on the list of applicants or not getting any follow-up calls, then suffice it to say, there’s something wrong with how you do your job hunting. In principle, job search strategy is not just some random activity of looking for jobs to give you an income; instead, it is a job [...]