You scare companies with your email address!!!
… and with your Facebook profile?
Imagine this situation:
You have spent the entire weekend doing your CV and writing a cover letter but… it is now 4:30am and it’s a Sunday… so you can’t send an email with your application off now or it might get mixed up with all the spam mail the recruiter is bombarded with over the weekend.
In the book “How to find a job in 30 days”, I wrote a chapter about the importance of creating an appealing email signature. This article visually complements the text. I believe that this is the best way to help you!
After you have sent in your application, you will need to speak to the recruiter on the phone.
In the next 5 years do you intend to get a new job, start a company or work in a non-profit organization?
Instead of seeing someone that you don’t know as unknown stranger, do what the speaker and author Nicholas Boothman suggests: “Talk to a “stranger” as if he was your uncle” – someone that would make you happy to speak to and with whom you can be yourself.
When you type your name into a search engine like Google what comes up? Will people be able to find any information about you on the first page of results of an internet search?
Successful candidates keep up to date with the latest trends in writing CVs. All employers want to hire proactive, dynamic people. An old fashioned CV reflects a boring personality, while a modern CV reflects a dynamic personality. An old-fashioned CV makes you look boring, but a modern-looking CV will help you to come across as […]
In the book “How to find a job in 30 days”, I wrote a chapter about the way you should behave on your first day in a new job to make a really good first impression.
Today, I want you to go to the nearest book shop and look for an inspiring book. If you can’t afford to buy it, sit down and read it in the shop!