Essential steps to defining your job search strategy.
The very thought of having to start a job search can leave many professionals overwhelmed and feeling stuck in a job they don’t enjoy. With so much information available online and so many tools available to assist you with your job search, it can be hard to know where to start. Many job seekers feel they just don’t have time to update their networking profiles, resume and cover letter in order to find a new job – and keep them up to date on a regular basis. In fact, even unemployed professionals, who especially need a new position, find job searching overwhelming.
Many times giving up on job searching, or feeling overwhelmed before you start, is due to a lack of a defined strategy. It’s important to have a plan, a weekly schedule and to set realistic goals to have a successful search. Let’s talk about four ways you can jump-start your job search strategy.