Many of you will apply for jobs at some point in your career, even those who already have jobs. Else, you may be asked to advise someone who does. If you apply using a database, know that the first screening of applications is rarely done by a person, but by a machine. This article from the New York Times has some tips on how to get past the first screening.
This article from Fast Company suggests that you apply a background image to your LinkedIn profile.
The Muse offers these tips on job hunting.
IIn this discussion, feel free to do any or all of the below
- Explain which of these articles you liked or did not like, and why.
- Share any job-hunt tips of your own.
- Share any job-hunt experienced of your own.
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