This year’s Job Seeker Nation study by Jobvite highlights job search trends from the candidate’s perspective. If you are actively or passively looking for a new job, you’ll want to see what the competition is doing and become one of the stronger job seekers.
What you say isn’t always perceived the way you intend. These are three examples of communication mishaps job seekers make.
As a job seeker, you probably receive a lot of advice about how to write your resume. And all that advice can become confusing and more than a little overwhelming. After all, your resume makes your first impression for you.
So what are the resume rules that absolutely must be followed?
Dear College Student, I’m 52 years old, have been in the workforce for three decades, have three children and coach soccer and basketball. So as you can tell, I’m a Boomer. More important to this conversation, I also work where the local high school is located, which gives me a birds-eye view of how students act, and present themselves, in public. Of course, to say all the students act inappropriately would paint me as a grumpy old man, as my children sometimes call me. It would also be inaccurate and unfair to the “kids” who are outstanding citizens. I realize
Struggling to accrue the necessary experience to find a good job? Getting beat up by a long job search?
If you are a new grad with little actual work experience, or a job seeker looking for your next position, here are the reasons that you must consider volunteering…