Top Picked Tips for Finding a New Job In 2022 - South Arkansas Sun

Get clear on what you want Before starting your job search, take the time to reflect on your strengths and weaknesses and the type of work you enjoy doing

Research your target companies Once you know what you want, it's time to find out what the companies you're applying for want. A great tip for finding a new job is to investigate a company's Glassdoor page

Tailor your resume to each job Your resume is still one of the most critical tools of a job search. A lot of resumes I see are full of responsibilities (instead of tangible achievements) and jobseekers send the same resume to various openings

Create your online career brand Building your brand simply means showcasing your expertise and passion online where employers searching the Web can find it. Most recruiters, including myself

Get organized Before you start applying for jobs or interviewing with employers, take a moment to develop a system that works for you in organizing your job search

Build, cultivate, and utilize your network of contacts For the vast majority of jobseekers, a large and strong network of contacts — people who know you and want to help you uncover job leads — results in more job opportunities

Don't limit yourself to online applications If you rely only on submitting online applications, you could be looking for a job for a very long time. By the time you apply, the company might be in the final interview stage

Be kind to yourself Looking for a job can be stressful. So, take some time to meditate, exercise, watch a movie or whatever it is that helps you unwind

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