Steps to Consider When Searching for a New Job

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014 in Featured | Comments Off on Steps to Consider When Searching for a New Job

Searching for a new job has the potential to create anxiety for some as they are often uncertain of the steps that need to be taken to land their ideal position. If you are considering making a job change in the near future, we want to share the following job searching tips to help make this process an easier one for you:

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  • Work your professional and personal networks. If you have a company in mind that you would like to work for, ask both your business and personal contacts if they have a connection for you in that company. Having a point of contact inside the company you would like to work for can really help to get your foot in the door.
  • Keep your options open. A helpful tip is to attend a professional association meeting for a related or new industry. You may find that a new industry appeals to as much as your current industry.
  • Explore certifications in your field. It never hurts to continue to expand your knowledge in your current field, and professional certifications are often a requirement of certain positions at the next level of your career. It also shows perspective employers your ability to adapt, grow and remain relevant.

For more job searching tips, please contact us at StaffNet Inc.