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Keys to Career Success
copyright © by Kevin Donlin
Many clients come to me discouraged that they're working in the wrong industry ... or not working at all.
But by being specific, persistent and flexible, you can get the job you want, with almost no competition.
1) Be specific about
your ideal job.
Reason? You can't hit a target you can't see. By pinpointing a career, you can then pick companies that are the right fit for you. Even if those firms aren't hiring, you can make inroads by being persistent.
2) Be persistent.
By approaching that
company as a problem-solver who is motivated and resourceful enough
to put together solutions without being paid, you will be miles ahead
of your "competitors" who do no more than ask for a job. If
But what if you need a job now, to pay the bills while you're pursuing your dream career? You can still make headway by being flexible.
3) Be flexible.
You MUST succeed if you follow these guidelines, because people who do more than what's expected of them always do. Just remember to be specific, persistent and flexible.
Best of luck to
Kevin Donlin is Managing Editor of 1 Day Resumes. The 1DR writers provide same-day, one-on-one resume writing assistance. He is also author of "Resume and Cover Letter Secrets Revealed," a do-it-yourself manual that will help you find a job in 30 days ... or your money back. For more information, click here.