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How to Build a Target Company List to Focus Your Job Search

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There is an old saying: give a man a fish and he eats for a day; teach a man to fish and he eats for a lifetime. As your job search consultant, I would like to provide you with some creative ways to build your target company list, so you can find your own job leads. This way, you are taught how to fish and you are not be dependent on third party recruiters and job boards. These tactics have been used to build target company lists for my current job search practice clients.   

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The Gambler’s Guide to a Strategic Job Search [Infographic]

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True success isn’t always all in the cards. In most card games, the luck of the draw is only one element in a winning strategy. You have to know the rules. You must play your cards right. And you have to stick with a well thought out plan. The same is true in life. To find the perfect career, you need a little bit of luck and the right cards in your hand. But most of all you need a strategic job search. As the song goes: “You got to know when to hold ‘em, know when to fold ‘em,   

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You’re 5 Steps Away from Discovering Your REAL Dream Job


My big boss sat down with her new team members and promptly asked: “So, what do you want to be when you grow up?” I was stumped.

Her question really made me think about what it really means to discover my dream job… and what steps I need to take to go for it.   

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