How to Find Places that are Hiring
[Best Syndication News] This is a tough time for finding employment, but it is not impossible. With the right attitude, determination and effort you can find a place where they will be hiring.
How to Scope out a Job
You might be looking for a job right now, but sometimes you will find that the job isn’t listed yet in the newspapers. It can be beneficial to put your resume in at places that have not yet advertised for a job opening. Sometimes an employer has just lost a vital worker and needs a replacement quickly. If you happen to be the perfect replacement, you just beat everyone else to the job.
Don’t be afraid to attend a Job Fair
It sounds so much like high school all over again, but this could be a vital tool to help you secure your next job. Job fairs have employers that are looking to hire. It may give you an idea what jobs are available and what training that you will need to gain the edge over the competition. By getting out and networking with potential employers, you might get to know of some upcoming jobs and opportunities.
Plan to Introduce yourself to the Human Resource Department
If you can, try to find a unique and personal method to introduce yourself to the human resource department in a corporation. This can be extremely helpful in higher paying position. If they remember you in a positive way that just may be all that you need to get hired.
Get involved in your Local Community
This may not directly aid your employment, but you will get to know more people. The more people that you know will help. Let them know you are looking for work and this may be just what you need to get yourself a job.
Your local community college may have some job leads for you too. Sometimes perspective employers look there first.
Look in your Local Newspaper
You can’t dismiss the local wanted ads in your newspaper. This is helpful, and you should check it everyday. New jobs can get posted and you don’t want to miss out on sending your resume to potential employers.
Another option is to look online at job listing sites. There are a number of job sites such as monster.com, jobs.com, and even craigslist.com have a jobs listing section.
If you are on unemployment or not, you can always go to your local unemployment office and ask if they have a computer with job listings. They often do and help make looking for a job easier. You can also go online and search job listings on the state unemployment government website online.
Keep a Positive Attitude
While this may be a super stressful time in your life, you don’t want your anxiety and sadness and uncertainty be the focal point of who you are during your job interview. By keeping a positive attitude you will more than likely be more confident during your job interviews and in the end improve your chances of getting hired.
If you are persistent, and be willing to work hard you will more than likely find a job. Think about what each potential boss wants, and decide to be the best person for that job.
By: Nicole Wilson
Best Syndication News Writer