Monthly archive November, 2013
Change Just One Thing...and See What Happens

Change Just One Thing…and See What Happens

I am talking with my coach about how changing just one thing can change everything, or at least improve things. It’s definitely applicable to anyone, as well as to all job seekers.  Here are the things we came up with: * Making your bed. If people are coming back to your home or apartment, there’s... ...Continue Reading
3 Keys to Writing a Great Cover Letter

3 Keys to Writing a Great Cover Letter

During two recent searches, I paid attention to which cover letters drew me in, made me want to read them.  I noticed that the more personal a cover letter, the more likely I was to read it.  And it did the job of a cover letter really well. What is the job of a cover... ...Continue Reading
Reaching Out To Recruiters: Sample Scripts

Reaching Out To Recruiters: Sample Scripts

You can reach out to recruiters on LinkedIn or email as part of your job search strategy.  There are external recruiters – those who send candidates to companies – and internal recruiters – usually on the HR staff.  Some companies use both, some use only one. Reaching out to recruiters is a chancy proposition, though,... ...Continue Reading