Your Ideal Job - 5 Effective Tips to Get It

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There is a saying: Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. You will get your dream job faster and easier when you have prepared yourself well. Here are the top 5 tips:

1. First thing first: Do an assessment of yourself. Take an inventory of your strengths and weaknesses.Take stock of your skills and knowledge. Identify your interests and passions. What is your preferred working environment? What would you like to do even you don't get paid for it?

2. Write your resume to match the needs of your prospective employers: It should include your skills, abilities and accomplishments.

3.Apply directly: Do some research of the employers that you are interested and see the people who have the power to hire you. This, in fact. is the most effective method to land on a job.

4.Go online: You can post your resume online and remember to use a suitable file name like your-name-resume.doc.

5.Conduct an informational interview: You interview people who know a lot about the job that you are interested. This is an opportunity for you to gather information on the field about your dream job. You will learn a lot that is relevant to your job search. Studies show that one out of 12 informational interviews results in a job offer.

Refer to my career-related articles for more useful tips.

Charles Chua C K  devotes his time to writing articles about his past experiences relating to health, career, money, home, relationships, education, happiness, Feng Shui, writing and more. The aim of his articles is to share useful tips about life with his readers. Please visit his blog at allaboutlivingwithlife.blogspot.com

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