As you’ve figured out by now, finding a new job will take longer than you want. But there are things you can do to help improve your odds.
In this week’s summary, I’ve rounded up job search related articles on topics I think you’ll find relevant and useful. Here’s what you’ll find:
- How long does it take to get hired
- How to use ChatGPT for job search
- Career and job matching tools (free)
- Benefits of LinkedIn Premium
- Be more successful on LinkedIn
- A formula for having uncomfortable conversations
- Signs and causes of burnout
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Companies track time-to-hire which is the number of days between a company first posting a position to an employee accepting the offer. As you can imagine, this number is affected by many factors. Consider it a benchmark. This year, the average time to hire is 44 days (one day longer than the average in 2022). Learn more about this number and the variation by industry and type of role.
GPT and other AI tools can make the writing and editing process easier and faster. Use it to help your job search, but read this and learn how to use these tools the right way!
Free Tools To Match Your Skills to Jobs | Career Toolbelt
One of the hardest parts of a job search is figuring out what you want to do next. There’s no magic wand, but these tools will help you identify options.
Do Executive Job Seekers Really Need LinkedIn Premium? | Executive Career Brand
LinkedIn Premium Career is currently $39.99 /month. Learn what you get with Premium and then test drive the free trial before you invest.
How to Become a LinkedIn Creator | Buffer
You’ve likely heard the term “Creator” used a lot. You don’t necessarily have to be a business owner to take advantage of these tips to enhance your voice and visibility on LinkedIn (or any social channel). This article helps you figure out what you need to do to be more successful on LinkedIn.
Whether with friends, family, or at work, we all dread that uncomfortable conversation. Use this 3-part formula to help you navigate what you’ll say.
The best way to prevent burnout is to know what causes it. It’s often said you shouldn’t run from a job but rather, run TO a job. In order to do this, you need to know what you need and want from a job.
JOB SEARCH VISUAL
Practice interviewing using one of these:
🔹LinkedIn Interview Prep – https://linkedin.com/interview-prep/
🔹Riveter – https://riveterworks.com
🔹A trusted friend
Jack and I discuss when to use ChatGPT to help your job search…and other job search topics.
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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.