Many of us enter the new year with a 2015 goal we didn’t achieve: get the right job.
If this is you, know that you are not alone! There are many people who hoped to have this leg of their career journey finished, but the reality is that sometimes a job search just takes longer than we think it will.
If this is you, it might be worth your time to read this article that calls out 10 ways you can enhance your job search in 2016. You might be surprised to find some tips and tricks that you didn’t consider last year.
The list calls out your “CV” multiple times – if you’re not familiar, this stands for curriculum vitae, which is basically a longer form resume. You can learn more about the difference here.
Here are the 10 tips at a glimpse:
- Join a networking group.
- Contact the company directly.
- Review your CV.
- Optimize your LinkedIn profile.
- Change your range.
- Do voluntary work.
- Consider a new path.
- Improve your social media presence.
- Experiment with multimedia.
- Take your CV on the go.
Read the whole article for more insight, and let me know what plans YOU intend to make to step up your job search in 2016!