The first steps in looking for a job

Depending on the job for which you want to apply, you need information more or less accurate, both about the company, and about the job. These are the first steps in looking for a job. These information will provide useful guidelines both for looking for a job, and to maintain a discussion with the employer about the field and about the company. The employers appreciate this approach of the candidates very much. Looking for a job without establishing some rules before, usually, can lead to hasty decisions that can influence your career. In order to be satisfied with a job you have to set from the beginning certain criteria that can be accomplished. You must always have prepared a list of more jobs that interest you, based on your preferences. You need to set your priorities and according to them to create personalized CVs and cover letters.   Get information about the culture of the corporation In the first place there is the information about the market in which the company activates. If you are looking for a job of a commercial nature, you need to know the market prospects, the company’s position on the market, its main competitors. These information are very important to be able to identify...

Advices in looking for a job during the crisis...

Looking for a job during the crisis can be very stressful. If you want to be successful, you have to get more involved. Here are some advices that might help you in your search:   Start looking for a job having a plan first. This should include the types of jobs you are looking for, the employers that you prefer and a strategy for obtaining a job with one of the employers that you prefer.   Do not rely only on one technique to find a job. The best approach, especially in a weak market, is the approach using several techniques.   Do not think that the CV is the only way to get a job.    Do not get discouraged and do not let things distract you.  The more you stay more focused and you don’t quit, the more you have more chances of success. Remember that it will take longer to find a new job.   Plan to invest more effort in this research than you did before. You’ll need to set one goal daily to complete the activities of researching the jobs. Keep up with your program and whenever possible, try to overcome those goals.   Do not ignore and do not underestimate the power of...

Counseling and career guidance

According to some studies made by experts in the field, among pupils was noted that a percentage of approximately 20% of the pupils know what career will follow. The rest have as primary sense negativity, resignation and get carried away. This can leave its mark later when they will look for a job and find that no employer wants them. For people who are going through a process of counseling and professional guidance this risk is no more because they already have identified the potential and motivational factors. Once the career guidance was achieved and they become aware about the professions for which they have real skills, they will know how to handle the interviews even if the profession is not very requested. Such a candidate will be appreciated at interviews because he is prepared and knows his objectives in career. The career is a succession of positions, professional activities and experiences which a person faces throughout life or his professional experience. Given the existing dynamic on the labor market and the accelerated changes that are taking place lately there is a growing emphasis on career planning and its management at both the individual and the organization level. Once done the career planning by a person, the experiences that...
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