It can be a stressful time, made even harder when you don’t hear back about the role you were so excited about. People often refer to job searching as a ‘number’s game’ –but if all of your job applications aren’t adding up to any actual interviews, you need to step back and figure out what could be holding you back.
Sometimes it’s hard to find out exactly what’s going wrong –there may be factors simply out of your control, such as surges in applications at certain times in the year that mean recruiters are inundated with keen and capable candidates to choose from. But there are several steps you can take to give yourself the best chance of getting noticed. We’ve got four tips to help make your job hunt a success and improve your chances of landing an interview for your chosen role.
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In today’s digital age many companies use advanced technology to streamline work processes. This includes the use of applicant tracking software to automate parts of the hiring process, along with a shift to virtual job interviews, which help employers and recruiters connect with a wider talent pool. Virtual interviews are more common than ever – especially if you’re applying for a job in another region or country, or if your boss-to-be is based remotely. If it’s your first time having a virtual interview there can be a lot to think about, so here are 6 top tips to ensure you’re well prepared and confident on the day.
Today, social media is very much a part of everyday life, and like many people, checking your social feeds might be one of the first things you do each day. But social media is no longer just for our personal lives, helping us to connect with friends and share experiences - it can be a valuable asset when taking the next step in your career. Many companies use social media as a recruitment tool for finding and screening potential new employees through social networks like LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.