Job Search is a process of learning by rejection

- career change, I Need A Job, job search

Tweet Job Search is a process of Learning by Rejection I have been wanting to write this post for a while, but after an experience in the past few weeks, don’t think that I can put off not publishing much longer. Why do Good Job Seekers get Rejected? I started on this path by trying […]

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1000 Job Applications, No Job

- career transition, Job Advert, Job Application, Professional CV, professionalism, tutorial

Tweet 1000 Job Applications, No Job Thomas asks: I have sent out over 1000 CV’s and Job Applications, so far with no job offers. I am in the Armed Forces, I have a degree, I have experience and I am willing to move. I find jobs all the time. What does society want from me? […]

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Explaining unemployment in a job interview?

- career management, CV Help, economics, Employment, Job Advert, Job Application, Job Interview, professionalism, redundancy

Tweet Explaining unemployment in a job interview? Haydn asks: I have been unemployed for nearly 6 months now. I finished university in 2007 and have only managed to get 2 fixed terms jobs (one for 6 months and another for 4) with gaps in between them. The problem is that in the last 6 months […]

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Redundancy or Jump?

- economics, Employment, job hunting, job search, recruitment, redundancy, tutorial

Tweet Redundancy or Jump? I get asked this question of redundancy or jump constantly at present, which only goes to fuel my thought that the economy has not yet turned around. Here is a version of the question, with my thoughts and suggested actions: Loren asks: When is the best time to jump from a […]

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Job Search Lessons

- career coaching, career planning, career transition, CV Tips, Employment, job search, recruitment, redundancy, tutorial

Tweet Job Search Errors What is your excuse for not being able to get the job you want? It’s the economy It’s the market It’s where I live It’s my skill set I am too old/young, etc Can I be straight with you? It is probably less to do with the above, and more to […]

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