Deciding if you need a career coach is a different topic. Let’s assume you already made the decision or if you have been downsized, maybe the cost of a career coach is included in your separation package. Now you’ve got to choose the right one.
One way to get an edge in a highly competitive job market is to follow the behaviors of the recruiters, so you can be sure you are doing everything you can to be seen. QR codes, a barcode that when scanned by a mobile device, brings the user to a website full of additional information, are big things in the advertising world.
Catholic University in Washington, D.C. has added curriculum to their business courses to promote ethics and morality in an effort to repair the poor image people now have of the business leaders as a result of the financial crisis.
Check out the creative ways some job seekers used to get noticed. No matter your title or your industry, these should inspire you on how to differentiate yourself. Differentiating yourself is key, so what can you do?
Recruiters and hiring managers spend a mere 20 seconds or less reviewing resumes.
Does this sound unfair or disrespectful? Perhaps.
It’s important to recognize that in today’s competitive job market there may literally be hundreds of resumes to review each day.