How to Energize Your Job Search for The New Year

After searching for a job for months, going to various interviews, and waiting for the call that never came, it's easy to want to give up. You're most likely tired of getting rejected or being almost hired. It's frustrating and takes a toll on your mental and emotional health.

We’ve all been there. Applying to jobs, any job, in the hope of getting a phone call. It’s frustrating. It’s mind-numbing. It takes a toll on your psyche.

The job search process has been taking its toll on individuals, especially in recent years, but the basics haven’t changed. Employers are still looking for people who can do the job and be a good fit within the organization. The good news is that searching for a job is not impossible. If done correctly, you can manage your job search with a minimum of aggravation.

There are times in even the best of circumstances (not counting pandemics!) when quality candidates have difficulty getting noticed. Searching for a job can take longer than expected. It’s hard to get up every day and stay positive not knowing if your actions are moving you towards your goal. So, I wanted to address some of the ways you can get the job search train back on track and moving forward with a different attitude.

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How to Quit Your Job (without being a Jerk)

You may have good reasons to quit your job. It could be a boss that constantly gets on your nerves or a pay that isn’t worth it at all. Or simply a lack of motivation to keep at it. 

Well, whatever the reason, after you have made up your mind to quit your job, you must think of the best ways possible to inform your employer. 

Sometimes, quitting your job in a way that doesn’t spell ‘jerk’ can be challenging. Especially when you feel you have been mistreated and overused by your employer. So it’s tempting to create a storm as you exit. But you must resist this temptation. 

So, if you’re wondering how to quit your job gracefully, without burning any bridges, this article is just for you. 

What You Need to Know About Quitting your Job

Here are a few steps you should take when you've decided to quit your job.

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Are you making one of these 5 mistakes with your resume?

A great resume is key to getting ahead of the competition and getting the interview. You have only a few crucial moments to impress so make sure you stand out for the right reasons!

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