Rejection is part of job search

A job interview really isn’t a measure of your personal or professional worth. It is about an organization matching people against the criteria they have chosen to apply. So they didn’t think you were the perfect match on the day. That doesn’t mean you are not an outstanding professional with great ability – it just means they think they were not looking for you.

Job Interview – Helpful Quotes

Job Interview – Helpful Quotes Job Interview – helpful quotes if you have one coming up shortly Remember why you are going! “You go to a job interview to discover whether your talents, abilities, interests and direction are a good fit for the job, the company, and the company’s mission.” Susan M Heathfield Research the […]

Networking and your job search!

Letting people you know ,and people they can introduce you to, what you have to offer, really does bring new opportunities. These contacts can offer advice from own their experiences of job search. They can tell you about the sector they work in and they can introduce you to others, so that your network expands.

Job Search – Stand Out From the Crowd

Job Search – Stand Out From the Crowd Job Search – Stand Out From the Crowd – This post is about applying for advertised vacancies for which you are in competition. Unfortunately, in the present climate, job seeking is intensely competitive.  There are usually many applicants for every advertised post.  That’s is why networking to […]

Top Salary Tips

You are in a much more powerful position before you accept a job. Think about the things you have to bargain with and, for example, how scarce your skills are. Use the information you have gathered about what other people are being paid for the same type of work.

Writing That Winning CV

A CV that is going to win you the job is the one that make the reader want to know more about you. That makes it much more likely that you will be invited to an interview. Good CVs are valuable and a very good investment of your time. So how do you make yourself stand-out from the crowd?

Keep Your Spirits Up – Quotes

Keep Your Spirits Up – Quotes Keep your spirits up in your job search – a few quotes to help! If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door Milton Berle Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life. Confucius  Getting fired is nature’s way to telling you that you […]

Job search tip – know what you want!

Most people have a have list of things they want in a job but it is equally important for most to produce a list of things that they don’t want.