A place for me to connect and share experiences relating to searching for a job, recruiters, interviews, resumes, offers, salary negotiation, counter-offers and more in a more personal way.
It will feature career & job search advice! In addition, the blog will contain humorous tales about my
personal encounters with "unique" job seekers and "special" employers!!!
The following is a "Guest Blog" by NYT Best Selling Author and good friend Martin Yate who included me as one of a panel of "Career Experts" to contribute to his latest book: Knock Em Dead "Secrets & Strategies For First Time Job Seekers"... which is now available! http://amzn.to/YhUDJB
To Get A Job Fast, Learn How Companies Recruit inShare0 A successful job search requires more than trolling popular job boards and occasionally hitting the “send resume” button when the spirit moves you. As any good strategist will tell you, tactics are determined from a sound understanding of your opponents psychology and tactics. The same goes for job search, a smart plan of attack demands that you understand how companies go about recruitment and then invest your time accordingly. This is especially true for the 2012/2013 grads who are facing enormous competition for available opportunities.
Companies design their staffing needs up to twelve months in advance, so the…