Career Advice for Choosing, Landing, and Succeeding a Job

Most of the job search websites have blogs and articles written by professionals to guide you in successfully getting a job. You will all sorts of informative articles and blogs on writing effective cover letters and resumes to be called for an interview. Additionally, you will also find articles about how to be successful in the interview and tips for following up after the interview. You will also find advices telling you what not to write in your cover letter and resume and then what not to ask and say at the interview.

In this article, you will find a sum up of the whole lot of things in three steps.

Choosing your Job:
Think hard what really matters to you in a job. Actually, choosing a job that enhances your strengths and challenges you on that sphere more than your weaknesses will be more satisfying and enjoyable. Moreover, if you have supportive boss and coworkers you can easily fall in love with your job. Finally, you will become passionate about your chosen job. Therefore, it is better to think carefully while exploring your job options and choose the one that best fits that.

Landing your Job:
Find the best-suited job-search method for you. Appropriately distribute your time on online networking, in-person networking, and cold contact of employers, answering the advertisements, and approaching the recruiters. You cover letter should be answering the job advertisement in a point-to-point manner to explain how you are fit for that particular job. Along with that, make sure that you also get a second offer so that you are in a better position to negotiate.

Succeeding the Job:
The best way to succeed in your job is to get to the truth about your performance at work. This can be done by getting feedback from your boss and coworkers. Never try to delay or postpone an assignment as it adversely affects your working ability. Manage your time properly, chart out the work on hand on priority basis, and finish them always before schedule.

Working in a team is the best way to work as the work can be shared with equal responsibility. However, if you think you are quite smart and very motivated you should choose to work solo. You should never be shy talking about the jobs you have done, the difficulties or difficulty you had faced while doing it and how you had tackled with those problems.

Remember:
Keep reading the top job-search tip.
Although, job rejection can be very useful
Rewrite your cover letter and resume.
Look for jobs in new places.

 Mohit is a writer and business marketing manager at SubmitResume.in. SubmitResume is a job search engine that allows job seekers to upload resumes and employers free job postings.

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