The modern advent of Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) winnows the number of applicants for jobs long before the first resume is ever seen by human eyes.
Identifying the three characteristics that contribute to conscientiousness, “They feel important, enjoyable, and they accord with their values”, and how you interact with your work and your colleagues can contribute to your success in becoming better in your career.
Networking isn’t about seeing what you can get from as many people as possible, it’s about building relationships in a mutual help group so everyone can get where they want to go.
Although there is plenty to prep for when going in for the big job interview, you must also remember how important it is to make a positive and memorable, first impression.
Creating a partnership with a competent recruiter can get you the job you have searching for or better. Clear communication regarding your goals and skill level is key to becoming the ideal candidate the recruiter is searching for.
Finding your way to the interview is a big step. Use these tips to get all the way through the interview and land the job you always wanted.
Polishing your professional profile, finding and using connections you already have, and using the job search options are a good start to find the people that may already be looking for you. With the proper LinkedIn profile, you can go a long way in distinguishing yourself.
Loyalty still counts, but in the high tech IT world, where everything is changing all the time, staying at a job can look a lot like stagnation. In an IT job environment where hopping from one job to another can make you appear flaky.