The holidays can be a particularly challenging time to be
searching for a job. It may seem like employers are putting their hiring
processes on hold or aren't advertising at all.
It's likely that you will look through hundreds of job
postings during your job search. New job openings are posted every day, and each
one will probably be written and formatted differently. Some will include a
great deal of detail an...
Whether you're preparing for your first interview or you've been on more
than you can count, your end goal is always the same- you want to get the job. Having
a successful job interview is an essential step in getting hired for a job
When you're thinking about important aspects of job searching, networking should be at the top of your list. One of the biggest job-hunting mistakes you can make is in underestimating the value of creating a solid network.
You may share my interests in
American literature, religious studies or art history, but I doubt, as fields
of study, they'll prepare you for the future job market, unless you plan to
become of a part of academia.
When you're invited to a job interview, you know how
important it is to be prepared. But while you may be worrying about what you're
going to wear and putting final touches on the most recent version of your resume.
Appropriate job titles can get confusing when you're
searching for a job, especially if you've been in the workforce for a while and
are moving from one company to another.
If your job search is taking longer than expected, or you
haven't been getting the results you had hoped for, it might be time to take a
step back and look at what you could be doing wrong.
By Christy Eichelberger
Interviewing is the most critical step in the process of getting a job, so it’s important to take it seriously. Many job seekers focus most of their time and effort on sending out resumes and trying to get an interview. Once they ac...