Quick and Quintessential Tips to Guide Your Job Search and Work Life
Job-hunting tips from the November 1, 2010, issue of QuintZine.
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The report’s intent is to help job-seekers tap the rich hidden job market through targeted research, locate and get to know the people who can help in the job search, discover the real value of job listings, better organize time for job-search productivity, and gain focus and confidence.
The final reason is probably not one you can tap into unless you happen to be at an organization acquired by another one; 28 percent assumed new employees as a result of a business acquisition.
“During the interview, he was asked to describe his first 60 days on the job. He responded by handing out copies of the 60-day plan he had written, and began to describe the various personal and professional action steps contained within. The interviewers were impressed with his commitment to keeping the interview, but more impressed with the detailed 60-day plan he had presented and discussed. After accepting [the job offer he subsequently received], my brother learned from the company’s hiring manager that team of interviewers was blown away by his performance, and that they had never before had a candidate as creative, prepared, and focused.”
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