As we quickly move into the holiday season, many are already thinking ahead to the new year and what it will bring as far as new job opportunities. January is widely known as recruitment season. It is your most opportune time to send off those resumes, be considered, interviewed and awarded those latest and greatest employing position. So, are you prepared?
Looking for a job can be a long and stressful process. It’s incredibly time-consuming and requires a lot of self-reflection and dedication, as it is so much more than simply writing up a resume and clicking ‘apply’ online. Though it may be tempting to just jump right in, the smarter approach is to sit down, and create a job search checklist. You will have much better results if you take the time to carefully address some basic questions and formulate a full-proof plan that will take you from job hunter to employee.
It’s also wise to listen to some words of advice from experts within the staffing industry as well as those who have walked in your shoes and have come out the other side successfully. The following video easily walks you through six of the most essential tips and elements that should be on your job search checklist, so that you can start preparing for your search and the new year, now.