The Job Search Basics You May Have Forgotten
The job hunt is notoriously exhausting, between spending hours and hours clicking through job search engines, writing out dozens of resumes and cover letters, and networking with everyone you can think of. It’s easy to lose sight of what you’re even doing a couple weeks (or months) in.
But you know how when you say the same word over and over again, it begins to sound weird and disconnected after a while? The same can be true for your job search tactics.
Sometimes, we all need a little reminder to make sure we’re maximizing our job hunt effectiveness. Need to brush up on your basics? Check out the SlideShare-meets-video presentation below for some great ways to make sure you’re on track to land your dream job.
Lily is a writer, editor, and social media manager, as well as co-founder of The Prospect, the world’s largest student-run college access organization. In addition to her writing with The Muse, she also serves as an editor at HelloFlo and Her Campus. Recently, she was named one of Glamour’s Top 10 College Women for her work helping underserved youth get into college. You can follow Lily on Twitter.More from this Author