Once upon a time, people chose a job that would take them from the start of their career right through until retirement. This rarely happens anymore unless you are extremely lucky to find a job that would fulfill all of your needs: money, career satisfaction and personal fulfillment. And even if you are lucky enough […]
Making a career transition can be challenging. You may be looking for a new career or perhaps your current circumstances are forcing you to consider career alternatives. Here are some simple tips to assist you with the career transition process. 1. Identify what you want to do and what you’re qualified to do Look at […]
One thing that interviewers never fail to notice on a resume is previous relevant experience. While many skills can be made applicable to a range of positions, if you can demonstrate inside knowledge of how the job in question is actually done, you can be on a fast track to being hired.
Have you worked out a plan to lead you in your chosen career destination or are you putting your trust in luck to get you there? Having a career strategy prepared can help you work towards the job you really want so that you could be the ideal candidate, ready and waiting when the position becomes available.
Regardless of your age, or how long you’ve been unemployed, there are steps that you can take to make yourself a more appealing candidate to the decision makers.