What are the keys to modern job search success? Get answers to some of the most common questions: how to follow up without being annoying, how to avoid falling into the black hole and is how to make the most of LinkedIn.
Sunday’s I round up the popular posts I’ve shared from the week and highlight them here. There is so much content out there, sometimes it’s hard to sift through it all.
You’ll find job search advice on:
- Following up
- Avoiding the job search black hole
Follow these tips on modern job search success and turn your search around.
Following Up Is Key
Here is some solid advice on following up from Mashable.
Avoid The Black Hole With These Tips
The temptation to spend all your job search time applying to jobs online is great…but the results are not!
By the way, if you MUST use a job board to look for jobs, Indeed.com ranked number 1 by employers for number of hires. Don’t be fooled though. More hires came from internal sources like employee referrals!
Hannah Morgan speaks and writes about job search and career strategies. She founded CareerSherpa.net to educate professionals on how to maneuver through today’s job search process. Hannah was nominated as a LinkedIn Top Voice in Job Search and Careers and is a regular contributor to US News & World Report. She has been quoted by media outlets, including Forbes, USA Today, Money Magazine, Huffington Post, as well as many other publications. She is also author of The Infographic Resume and co-author of Social Networking for Business Success.