Due to economical hardships all over the world for many people, there is a mass job search going on right now. There is a lot of tough competition right now for jobs. Former CEO’s are now becoming sales associates due to the drastic decline in jobs.
School is a good place for you to prepare for a job-if you are willing to learn. Learning does not stop at graduation. The world is in constant change; so to keep up you have to be constantly learning.
Create a well written cover letter- When writing your cover letter you want to keep it professional but outline your skills that match the job description. If you have a job that’s a little more laid back you could probably write your cover letter so that your personality shines through. Sales, would be a good example because you are trying to sell yourself to the employer.
This approach is ideal in that most social networking accounts focus solely on current job listings, although you may find a few job search tips scatter here and there. The main downside to this job searching approach is that many companies have a national following; therefore, not all jobs will be local. You can, however, do a search to find local job feeds.
Most importantly, at the end of an informational interview, send a handwritten thank you card and, if you really want to make an impression, include a $5 Starbucks card to thank them for their time.
You’d be surprised to see that not all job search apps for smart phones, such as Android phones, enable you to apply for jobs with resumes. After all, do you have a resume stored on your phone? It is likely on your computer. You should be able to apply for jobs via online job applications by typing up the application. At the very least, you should be able to email a ScanGator to yourself. This will enable you to access the listing from a PC where your professional, well-written resume is stored.
Another way to find a job on a job search site is to do a search with a duty. For example, a retail worker often must perform sales work, customer service, and checking out customers. Ideal search phrases include customer service, cashier, sales, and so forth.
Yes, it is hard, but if it were easy everyone would be doing it, thus, everyone would be perfectly happy at their job. You are responsible for your life; you are the director of every action. Staying at the job you hate is your own option, it’s your choice.