Finally found a job! Don’t give up, there are jobs out there. This unemployment experience has taught me one thing. Even though I’ve paid into unemployment for over 40 years, I was unable to receive my benefit! Unemployment is a total joke! Thank The Lord I was able to find work within one month of losing my job( otherwise I wouldn’t even be able to feed my family, and unemployment does not care.
You may think of self-reflection as more of a personal pursuit related to overall happiness and wellbeing, but being self-reflective can help you to get (and better keep) your next job.
When you reflect on your career, you can uncover some interesting truths about yourself like...
- What motivates me?
- Where do I want my life/career to go?
- Do I feel satisfied with my life/career so far?
- What kind of person/employee am I/ do I want to be?
I know that I'm not the only one who is tired of saying what potential employers want to hear and not the truth. I've been unemployed for about 10 months and have seen it all when it comes to job applications and have been to several job interviews. So I have compiled a list of things that we've probably all have wanted to say on job applications and at job interviews but, knew better. (You are probably thinking “No wonder she can't hold down a…
!Oh my gosh! (So many people are going to miss this.) DON'T LET THIS HAPPEN TO YOU!
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We all have made mistakes in the past, and then find it difficult to move forward in life. Why does this happen? Many times others just won't let things go, and then we hold on to the past as well. These are the things that taunt and haunt us over the years, from lose comments and conversations by others.
Often, we haven't settle the score of things from years gone-by. Whether, we forgot to say good-bye or I'm sorry to…
I learned something, that I thought I should pass on.
I am sure this has happened to others as well. You apply for a position, have your resume in good order. Send in a great cover letter. And hear nothing, and you are totally puzzled because you were positive you were a great match.
A few things to be aware of:
Sometimes even if the job position did not state it. They will quit accepting positions after they reach a certain number. And the…
It happens to everyone. Try to honestly identify what happened - what caused it? Are you to blame, was it the company restructuring, or something else? Figuring out the root cause is the first step to getting back on your feet.
1 - Apply for unemployment
If you were let go through no fault of your own, you’re probably eligible for unemployment. Do a quick search for ‘[your state name] unemployment’ to find the .gov website to apply for it…
One of the most common questions asked during an interview or at a job fair is…
Can you tell me about yourself?
Other variations could include:
-Why should we hire you?
-Why do you want to work here?
-Tell us who you are.
-What is it about us that makes you want to work here?
Just know that employers are NOT looking for you to actually tell them about your personal life like your favorite tv shows or how awesome your children are. They are…
We all want to be our best when it comes to getting a job, but we have many steps for landing the perfect job. Step one a really precise all cleaned up resume. Step two a cover letter most businesses are impressed with a top notch cover letter. Step three landing a interview. Step four dress for success and step five landing your dream job good luck to the job case community with finding that perfect job.
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Everyone is going somewhere in life, whether they know it or not.
The questions are: (1) Do you know where you're going? (2) How do you get there? (3) What will you do when you arrive? (4) How can you help others to do the same?
A. Identify 1 - 3 places where you need to go in life.
B. Identify, what is your personal reason for being there?
C. Identify, how will it impact your life?
D. Identify, what will you gain from the…