We live in a point in time where attention spans are extremely low and the amount of messaging is extremely high. Studies show that we're flooded with potentially over 1,000 advertisements in our typical day. Our eyes have been trained to go from one thing to the next — not allowing anything to hold our interest very long. Related:The Worst Resume Advice I’ve EVER Heard That's all fine and dandy until you find yourself between jobs or looking to take a step up from your current company. LinkedIn recently reported that, on average, hiring managers spend 6-seconds on each resume before deciding to keep it or toss it in the trash (I mean, the recycling can. I'm a good Portlander.) So, how do you build a resume that will capture the attention of hiring manager's rifling through a stack of hundreds of qualified applicants? How do you stand out from the crowd? Here are three tools to help you:
We get it. Looking for work can be scary, especially if you’ve been at it for a long time and haven’t gotten any results.
Understanding which fears are getting in the way and how to overcome them will make all the difference. Sometimes you might not be aware of which obstacle is getting in the way of your goals. If you want to overcome these fears once and for all, we invite you to join us!
In this training, you’ll learn how to:
- Utilize strategies for coping with your job search fears
- Be confident in your job search—from writing your resume to networking
- Face your fears and move forward
Join our CEO, J.T. O'Donnell, and Director of Training Development & Coaching, Christina Burgio, for this live event on Wednesday, October 5th at 12 pm ET.
CAN'T ATTEND LIVE? That's okay. You'll have access to the recording and the workbook after the session!