11 Tips to Optimize Your Job Search
Here are 11 quick, easy tips and reminders for your job search:
Job search #1:-
-Get resume feedback from a friend (or friend of a friend) involved in HR or Recruiting.
Job search #2:-
-Saturdays are the worst days statistically,to apply to jobs. Mondays are you new best friend.
Job Search #3:-
-Find a job board that specializes in your role or industry. Niche boards have high quality opportunities and less noise.
Job search #4:-
-If you’re having trouble in your resume brief, swap jobs in and out based on their relevance to each particular opening.
Job search #5:-
-Follow target companies on social media. You might catch an opportunity before it’s officially posted.
Job search #6:-
-Find a job search buddy. Hold each other accountable, share tips and keep each other motivated. It helps if you meet regularly.
Job search #7:-
-If your dream company doesnt have an opening that fits you,start a conversation anyway- THINGS CHANGE !
job search #8:-
-Apply for the job you want,not the job you have.
Job search #9:-
-Follow through and follow up on your applications.
Job search #10:-
-Fancy resumes get eaten by hiring software. Keep it simple unless the design will be seen.
Job search #11:-
-Spell check. Friend check. Read-out-loud check.