8 Key Steps for Getting a Job
Getting a job today requires knowing how the process works, from understanding applicant tracking systems to having an effective resume to nailing the interview. Understanding applicant tracking systems will help guarantee that your resume will rank high and will be seen by a recruiter. A marketable resume that “sells” you along with a strong cover letter addressed to the hiring manager will separate you from the pack. Most companies today expect all professionals to have a completed LinkedIn profile, which allows you to connect with people and apply for positions.
Knowing the best methods for applying to jobs is essential since there is an abundance of options and some are much better than others. Once you’re invited in for an interview, it’s necessary to research the company and be prepared for the most common interview questions. Shortly after your interview, you should follow up with the hiring managers to show that you were actively engaged and reiterate value that you can bring. Finally, you will be extended an agreeable job offer and start your new position.
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