Nailing a job requires a lot of work. It requires confidence in oneself that the job is theirs for the taking. Having an excellent track record with employment helps. Leave all the negative thoughts about your current or previous employer at the door because if you share them with your potential new employer it does not paint you in a pretty picture. This goes without saying, but prepare for the interview, avoid stammering and don't be long winded. Make and keep eye contact. Firm handshakes are key as well. Your appearance is what will get their attention first show up in a best attire.
Research and more research. Find out what they do and how best you can provide service to help them achieve their goal (e.g. service delivery to the aged..."I've worked in a number of aged care facilities blah blah...")
Secondly, you must have experience in whatever field it is, even if it's gained through volunteering.
by Annette Thomas 7 years ago
How do you tell a potential employer you were terminated from your last job? So what do you tell them? Or, should I say, HOW do you tell them? The real stickler, what is the tactful words to use when they ask you point blank, "Why did you leave your last job?"Then if...
by Highbury Lady 7 years ago
My previous Employer has sent my Current Employer a copy of a Private and confidential letter...I received a letter from my previous letter a few weeks ago and my current employer informed me last week that she has been sent a copy of this letter, which she has given to me.Can my PE do this without...
by Amelia Griggs 7 years ago
Should you keep 401K from previous employer, or rollover to Roth IRA or other investment?
by sethpowers 6 years ago
What's the best way to get a job in a foreign country?I am looking to live abroad for the life experience, so any job that would cover rent and basic living expenses will suffice. I don't really care what it is. I have heard of people getting crazy jobs that require travel such as fishing boats,...
by Marc Lee 18 months ago
What's the worst job you have ever held? What about the best? What Did you Like or hate?
by MRobert2011 7 years ago
In my opinion, it is NOT through sites like Monster and CareerBuilder. I recently read a stat that said only 4% of job seekers found a job through the online job boards.
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