Job Search Do's and Don'ts

"If Plan A didn't work, the alphabet has 25 more letters."   

Do

  • Be realistic
  • Follow up.  Thank you notes are a must!
  • Think outside the box
  • Look online, apply in person
  • Stay positive

Don't

  • Use the economy as an excuse
  • Be above any job
  • Be afraid of rejection and don't take it personally.
  • Make assumptions
  • Be afraid of change

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Great Articles and Web Links

Resumes, Cover Letters, and Other Communications

Interviewing

Applications

Job Search Strategies

Networking/LinkedIn

At Work