A modern job search requires more than a resume…yet writing and rewriting a resume consumes job seekers. Let’s look at the other things that are import.
What questions do job seekers ask most?
Resume writing inquiries out-number them all.
But is a resume really the most important thing?
Is your LinkedIn profile important to your job search? – more than a resume?
If you want my opinion, here are articles from the week that I think are most critical to your job search success.
- The importance of Emotional Intelligence
- How job seekers really land jobs
- False job search beliefs
Let’s hope that after you read these you’ll be convinced to focus on other things more than a resume.
7 Habits of Highly Emotional Intelligent People | Fast Company
Why You Can’t Get A Job … Recruiting Explained By the Numbers | ERE.net
7 Beliefs About Your Job Search That Are All Wrong | AskAManager
7 Beliefs About Your Job Search That Are All Wrong
5 Reasons Grads Are Failing in the Job Search | Lea McLeod
5 Reasons Grads Are Failing in the Job Search
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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.