Applying to loads of jobs but not landing any interviews?
Prepare to network with other professionals at in-person events, and Network through online resources, such as LinkedIn.
Job searching has changed drastically over the decade.
Reacquaint yourself with how it differs today.
Not getting interviews?
Do not underestimate the importance of a well-written and engaging cover letter. It can make the difference between hearing nothing from an employer and eventually getting offered a job. Cover letters are crucial to hiring managers who understand that people are more than just their work experience – that people have personalities, motivations, habits and other reasons they’d be great at a particular job that aren’t easily seen from a résumé. A cover letter takes a first step at explaining that additional piece of what you’re all about.
Show that you’re truly excited about the opportunity.
Is it the job description or the company?
You prefer this job over others out there
Why do you think you’d be great at it?
Show that you’d excel at the work, since you have a matching background…