PlacementIndia.Com – Blogs Release June 2012

Procedure to Search Job Effectively that would Result in a Successful Career
Generally, it has been observed that there is neither lack of talent nor paucity of opportunity but the talented job seekers still struggle to secure great jobs in this cut throat competition prevailing in the job market [...]

Tips to Improve Your Quest for Job
It is true that, after completing our formal studies we really want to get away from the environment of colleges and classes and rush to get a job. Earn money, become rich and be independent! This is what all of us think when we are getting hold of our first job [...]

How to Find Employment in the Executive Field
Finding an executive post in an organization is dream of every job seeker. Today there are many ways to get executive jobs but a job seeker has to be careful to choose the right ways of getting employed in executive field [...]

How to Search Online Jobs in India
Initially, prior to the advent of internet, job search was a tedious task and required the unemployed to scan the recruitment paper and attend interviews as per the said date provided in the advertisement [...]

Tips to Improve Your Quest for Job

It is true that, after completing our formal studies we really want to get away from the environment of colleges and classes and rush to get a job. Earn money, become rich and be independent! This is what all of us think when we are getting hold of our first job. But ,the toil to secure a job requires myriad of patience and persistent hard work.

This piece of writing would enrich you with the knowledge as to how you can ameliorate your quest for securing a great job.

Register On Job Portals
The present era is accentuated by technological modernization, enrolling on job portals is by far the best way to secure a job on an immediate basis. There are several job portals that you can access for gratis. You can avail their services, which can prove to be highly constructive. The job portals will keep you updated of all the jobs which match your profile. All you would be required to do is, following up in a professional manner. Hence, the execution of this step becomes indispensable.

Keep Reviewing Your Resume
You must review your resume on a periodical basis and update it for any changes which you think must be included within it. An updated and fair resume is always liked and favored by the recruiters and employers. Make sure that you provide not only your professional, but also your personal information in it, which will save it from being prosaic.

Emend Your Approach
You, as a job seeker, if are facing relentless disappointment in the interviews then it would be best for you to emend your approach. Reassess your strategy, what are you doing wrong, identify the loop holes. This will prove to be helpful.

Never Lose Your Cool
The job seeker should never ever lose their cool and give in to frustration. Just have faith in your abilities and constantly try to hone your skills in the same field and remember one thing, hard work always pays off.
To wrap up, things have become easier for the job seekers of the current generation and thus, one should avail each and every opportunity that sails your way. And never lose confidence in yourself.

Procedure to Search Job Effectively that would Result in a Successful Career

Generally, it has been observed that there is neither lack of talent nor paucity of opportunity but the talented job seekers still struggle to secure great jobs in this cut throat competition prevailing in the job market. As the prospects of recession looms over the future of the young and talented, it is necessary for job seekers to know tricks of the trade. An attempt has been made to compile a list of points, which the job seeker should keep in mind while grappling with unemployment and recession and getting hold of the golden opportunity.

  • Clear Your Head
    Be clear as to what you really want. Several job seekers cannot decide the type of job which they want and hence, end up slipping great opportunities. You should know what type of job has to be targeted. This is generally the most crucial phase in the life of the job seeker where he/she should be able to do self-introspection and analysis of his/her own passion. Once the career goal is set, then you can go ahead with finding the job.
  •  Formulate a Strategy
    Once you are clear within yourself as to what type of job you would like to do, then it would be followed by preparing a plan to search the desired job. The plan to grab your dream job will generally account you to prepare a strategy wherein you would be selling your brand. Define your Unique Selling Proposition (USP), which would differentiate you from the rest of the job applicants. Be clear that your brand contributes in the company’s value addition process. Then only chances of grabbing your desired job will get rife.
  •  Dress Properly for an Interview
    As a job seeker you have to be presentable. Dress properly and formally for the interview and keep in mind that the first impression is the last impression. So make a positive impact at the onset of the interview. You should communicate with the interviewer with aplomb and should maintain an eye contact. Present valid facts to the interviewer and never belie. Remember that honesty is the best policy.

In the end, enshrine in your mind that hope is the most important element in the mental resume of a job seeker. You should never stop leaning on the wall plastered with hope and positivity. Their presence is indispensable if you need to secure the job that you have always dreamt of.

Ways to Speed Up Your Job Search

Are you tired of searching a suitable job for yourself? Are you in search of some productive ways to get you a good job?  We bring you some of the most effective tips to speed up your job searching ways.

First Impression is the Last Impression
Have a look at your resume. Does your resume spotlight on your pre determined goals? Is it focused effectively? If not, it’s time to rewrite. Write your resume in such a way so that it can convey your unique value proposition, with your brief history that distinguishes you from others. Make your first impression your best impression.

Be Clear. Get Going
Be determined and follow what you want to be. If you don’t know where you want to see yourself in your professional career, then job hunting will always result in frustration. Lack of self-knowledge vis-à-vis your professional goal will hinder you in finding the right match. However, if there is will there is a way; if you don’t know your career aim is, then spend some time with yourself and try to question yourself, and then move on for a job search anew.

Personal Branding is the Keyword
What is Personal Branding?
As the name suggests it is the process of:

  • Communicating what makes you unique
  • Allowing you to make a name for yourself

Firstly, it is very important to have an idea of your personal best so that you can sell the same. Then, present yourself as per the different qualities that you have, and prove that you aptly fit for the job.

Knowing what you want, along with what is going to bring you the same to the interview table will give you the required confidence. Job searching is an extremely crucial step and is essential for a successful long-term career. Celebrate your accomplishments and recognize that the job search requires effort and pushiness

Finding A Suitable Job Is A Tough Task

With fewer jobs emerging in the market, the graph of unemployment has arisen in India. The companies are not hiring new employees because of the ongoing recession which has brought a drastic change in employment opportunities. Apart from this, there are other general reasons due to which searching a job has become highly tedious and there are numerous people who are talented and skilled for a particular industry due to which it becomes a difficult task for many employers. Moreover, those who have higher contacts or jacks have smoother way in entering into their field as compared to those who do not have any contacts.

To seek a job for yourself you need to keep some essential things in your mind:

  • Go for those job vacancies which are not competitive as compared to others.
  • Visit all the recruitment websites which will provide you numerous options in various categories
  • If you are new job seeker and it is difficult for you to get employed in big companies, then choose for smaller companies as there will be fewer applicants which will higher your chances of success.
  • Apart from online jobs, you can also visit some of the offline jobs and can personally handover your CV’s to them. There are few people who stack their CV’s personally so there are chances that you might be remembered for your enthusiasm and proactively.

If you are seeking for a job and think that you will also be included among those who are unemployed, then you are wrong.  Though at times it is difficult to for you to seek the right field of job but it is certainly not impossible. You just need to have a strong CV along with you and need to create a perfect impression before the interviewer and ensure them that you are the right candidate for the post you have applied for.

PlacementIndia.Com – Blogs Release March 2012

All You Need To Know For A Successful Job Search
Finding a perfect job is just like a dream come true. Today to start realizing this dream, there are a number of ways to find jobs such as recruitment websites, online job postings, resume services etc [...]

Successfully Climbing The Corporate Ladder
There are no shortcuts to success. You need to earn credibility to be successful in personal as well as professional life. For those who have just stepped in the field of professionalism, it is advisable to synchronize their behavior and working style according to the organization they work in [...]

Take Control Over Your Career-Steer It Towards Success
The dream of success weighs heavily on our eyes as we wake up. Since the first day you stepped in the office, you looked longingly at the corner office with the grand view of the bustling city or at the office of the senior that asserts his position through the display of countless medals and plaques [...]

Finding Talented Employees, No More A Difficult Task
Recruitment of the right candidate for a position, especially at higher verticals, is one of the most challenging tasks. It’s just like finding a needle in the haystack. With growing population, the need for jobs is also increasing rapidly [...]

Why Online Job Portals Are Preferred
Development of the World Wide Web has played a major role in globalization, bringing the world closer. Now, getting information about something you do not know is just a click away. You can find your life partner, you can shop, and you can even find a job through internet [...]

How To Handle The Interview Stress
No matter what degree you hold, how skilled you are, and what experience you hold, the very thought of facing an interview leads to goose bumps. To think about sitting in front of the interview panel causes stress to many people and it can be nerve-wrecking for them. Here we provide certain tips to face the interview confidently [...]

Healthy Professional Relationship As A Booster To Your Career Growth
Professional growth is not just about taking big career steps, be it financially or position wise. At the end, the contacts you make while being in a career position also count. The professional contacts which prove beneficial in the long run are like the assets to cherish for life [...]

 

All You Need To Know For A Successful Job Search

Finding a perfect job is just like a dream come true. Today to start realizing this dream, there are a number of ways to find jobs such as recruitment websites, online job postings, resume services etc. However, the question still remains is that – How to get ourselves considered for a particular job?

Resume is the primary tool in getting a better job. It is the first thing that the recruiter comes across. Therefore, it should be effective enough in order to distinguish you from others. A notable Resume elucidates your interest in the company and presents your skills & experiences in a convincing manner. The below mentioned tips will surely help you out in developing a perfect Resume and make your job search a success.

Tips For Successful Job Search

  • Organize the information in a logical trend
  • Show your interest in the company and the job you are applying for
  • Highlight your skills and capabilities
  • Include your achievements in the resume
  • Tailor your information according to the job you are applying for and mention your experience accordingly
  • Pay special attention on spellings, punctuation, grammar, and style
  • Keep descriptions clear and to the point
  • Use simple font for convenient reading
  • Use short paragraphs, preferably 5 lines per paragraph
  • Avoid repetition of words
  • Limit yourself to pages not more than two
  • Make sure that your resume looks professional
  • Once your resume is complete, proofread it several times in order to avoid any flaw

It is well said,” First impression is the last impression”.  Your resume should be so impressive that the recruiter should get attracted and select you for interview. So just follow these easy tips and compose your resume accordingly. Surely you will come out with flying colors in your search for that perfect job.

PlacementIndia.Com – Blogs Release February 2012

Interview Tips For Freshers
Have you just finished your graduation? Are you really eager to grab your first job? If yes, then you are sailing in the same boat like many lakhs of freshers are. No doubt it is an exciting feeling which almost every college graduate has inside his/her mind. But at the same time it is not a child’s play. Job search is usually very stressful and time consuming task [...]

How To Be Indispensable At The Workplace
Getting a job and securing it are two different things and people need to make sincere efforts to maintain their position. Getting a job is just the beginning of the journey as an employee and the path to success in the job needs consistency, perseverance, and determination to get ahead [...]

How To The Bag The Job Of Your Dreams
After completing the classroom learning, people come in the practical world to make the best use of their skills and knowledge. For making a successful career some additional skills and information are required, which the new job searchers and experienced ones must be adept at and thorough with [...]

Importance Of Networking In Job Search
Networking plays a very important role when a person is a job seeker. Going from one place to another with CV in hand seems a melodramatic scene of a film. In the present world of networking through internet, time and place are not a constraint. One can make new contacts anytime, and by staying anywhere in this world [...]

Content Managers: Key Players In The World of Words
The world of the written word is quite vast and varied. The Publishing Industry holds within its arms an abundance of resources such as magazines, newspapers, journals, books, directories, brochures and even greeting cards, calendars, and manuals [...]

Make Your First Job The Gateway To Success
While going for the first job people are usually anxious about the new work and its requirements. New job is like a new world, where people need to know the ways to survive and leave an impact. The new job should be taken as an opportunity, and the following guidelines need to be followed in order to succeed [...]

One-On-Many Panel Interview
People going for the interview may have to face a hot boiler-like situation, when a panel of interviewers is waiting to welcome them. Facing a panel with all the interviewers together is not an easy task as it puts one under immense pressure. It is like confronting, accepting and dodging several viewpoints at the same time [...]

Importance Of Networking In Job Search

Networking plays a very important role when a person is a job seeker. Going from one place to another with CV in hand seems a melodramatic scene of a film. In the present world of networking through internet, time and place are not a constraint. One can make new contacts anytime, and by staying anywhere in this world. This has made daunting task of searching a job much easier. Such networking for job search requires a little hard work and a little smart work. This networking can be informal or formal.

Informal Job Networking

  • Refreshing the existing contacts: It includes informing every acquaintance, be it friends, relatives, seniors, etc. that you are looking for a job. Also, tell them of the type of job you are looking for. This method can work wonders at times as you can know about the vacancy and apply before anyone else.
  • Sending emails and posting on social networking sites: This helps in making contacts with people who are techno-savvy, teachers, recruitment consultants etc.

Formal Job Networking

  • Making new contacts at social gatherings
  • Posting the CV on job searching sites:  This ensures that the CV will be crawled by several companies having openings for the profile mentioned in the CV
  • Conducting informational interviews: In such interviews, a job seeker asks questions to the experts. The job seeker asks for career and industry related advice.

Along with job related networking, job seekers also need to assess their profile. They need to know their strengths and weaknesses. At the time of interview they need to convince the interviewer that they are an asset to the concerned company. People first need to prepare themselves for the requirements of the jobs they are applying for and then go all out to grab the best opportunity through proper networking. They must begin the journey keeping in mind that planning and perseverance help people going a long way.

How To The Bag The Job Of Your Dreams?

After completing the classroom learning, people come in the practical world to make the best use of their skills and knowledge. For making a successful career some additional skills and information are required, which the new job searchers and experienced ones must be adept at and thorough with. Fulfilling this dream of getting a great job requires some of these skills and some intelligent planning to get success. To proceed for this, you need to follow these tips:

For The Job Search

  • Post the CV on different leading placement sites providing many job opportunities.
  • Update the CV on a regular basis: It leads to the assurance that the CV will be visited by different companies and recruitment consultants.
  • Visit the websites of leading companies in the industry you are searching for, and upload your CV, if there is a vacancy suited to your profile.
  • Stay updated on the latest industry trends.

For The Interview

  • Dress professionally, as per the job requirement, for the interview. Avoid gaudy dress and accessories.
  • Prepare beforehand for the interview. Visit the website, if any, of the company you are going for the interview. Brush up your skills, knowledge on the expected role as well as market and technical skills.
  • Rehearse the job-interview posture. The body language is the index of the interviewer’s confidence.

Once On The Job

  • Never stop learning, brush up your skills to complete the most challenging tasks successfully
  • Improve the communication skill, and while on the job never show aggression and bossy attitude.
  • Learn time management, set priorities.

Getting a job is not the end; one should be open to learning at every step of life. Success cannot be acquired and kept in the pocket; it has to be lived so always take every step while keeping the goal in focus to become a successful professional.

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