3 Things you NEED to do to Get Hired Faster
Has your job search come to a grinding halt? Have you been hitting up every job board and reading all the blogs and articles you can find, but still not getting interviews or offers? Before you panic, loose heart and give up, let’s take a look at what your job search might be missing. Here are three things you need to do to get hired FASTER!
Having a Clear Purpose
Nothing drains your energy like going in several directions at the same time. Your job search can be time consuming, frustrating and unrewarding if there is no or little direction and no clear goal or purpose in mind. The popular quote from George Harrison’s song sums it up accurately "If you don't know where you're going, any road'll take you there." One of the most important parts of any job search strategy is a direction. What is your job search purpose? Do you have a job search strategy?
Asking the Right Questions
Have you ever gotten lost and tried to get directions? Maybe you turned to your phone, a passerby or made a quick phone call to get directions. The speed and quality of the directions you received would have been a direct result of your ability to ask the ‘right’ questions. The resource you used to help can only provide feedback based on the information you provide and the questions you ask. This holds true in your job search as well. The quality of your efforts will be directly related your ability to ask the right questions to move you forward. Who have you engaged to help you in your job search?
Are you putting in the same amount of effort for every job application? Are you doing follow up? Have you taken the time to do your research? If you have answered ‘No’ to any of those questions, you need to take a look at your job search strategy. If you do not have a job search strategy, learn more about how a job search strategy can help here: 3 Reasons Why You Need a Job Search Strategy. To get the most out of your job search, you need to put in consistent energy to reap the rewards of landing the job of your dreams.
Boost your job search today and get closer to the job of your dreams by defining a clear goal and purpose, asking the right questions and keeping your energy levels up. The job search process can be rewarding and successful with the right tools, resources and strategies. Learn more about how a job search strategy can help you. Let’s connect for a FREE 30 minute consultation HERE.