You’ve been on the job hunt for weeks.
You’re applying immediately to every job you come across that’s remotely related to your field. You’re getting your resume in the hands of anyone you meet. You’re following up with hiring managers like your life depends on it.
And still? Nothing. Nada. Zilch.
Well, I’m going to tell you a little secret.
It might be you that’s the problem.
Are you sending applications but haven’t gotten any responses? Sometimes common sense doesn’t hold up when you start to think about it. For example, maybe you’ve been sending as many applications as possible because you figure that by sending more applications out the better your chances of getting called…maybe you should rethink that strategy. Take a look at the Daily Muse for more tactics you should stop immediately.