I believe working through this book really can make a difference for any job seeker.
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 …
Looking at other possibilities when you are in work is healthy. But, you need to handle this with care, particularly right now. You do not want to find yourself being moved on because the organization begins to have doubts about your loyalty.
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.
STAR Stories Make You a Star! STAR Stories – Writing STAR stories is a way to prepare not only to write your CV but also to answer questions at interview. This will be particularly important if the organisation you want to join, or contract with, is committed to competency based interviewing or wants evidence of …
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.
So how can managers get the best out of their older workers?
In most circumstances, older workers are like other workers – they are unlikely to respond well in a command and control culture. Except in an emergency, older workers are not likely to respond well to being “given orders”. But, they are likely to respond well to an intelligent and enlightened leadership style. This means communicating clearly about issues and challenges.
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 …
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.
The more time you spend with your successful self, the more that self becomes you. This helps a lot when you are preparing for an interview and again if you are unlucky enough to be rejected – remember it is their loss and you will do better next time.