PlacementIndia.Com – Blogs Release July 2014

Common Hiring Mistakes That Cost Employers Big Bucks
Hiring process may look easy but in fact it is not that easy as it looks. Getting the right employees for your company is a difficult task and the hiring needs to be done diligently in a most cost-effective and time-saving way [...]

Difference between Career Coaching and Counseling Services
There is a very thin line between career coaching and counseling. These two terms are almost similar yet there are some differences. The working style and the practice of these two services are quite the same. The main function of the career counselor is to gather information about the client’s talents and the area of his know how [...]

Tips To Start A Job Search
Are you looking for a job? Don’t know where to start from? If yes, then, this article will definitely help you out. Job hunting is a difficult task involving an organized and focused search. For many people, taking the first step is most confusing [...]

Benefits Of Availing Professional CV Services
A large number of applicants step out of their houses everyday in search of jobs. They put in a lot of efforts for grabbing all the attention of their hiring managers. One way which has proved to be most effective for this purpose is a strong resume with a cover letter [...]

Tips for Opening a Recruitment Agency
A Recruitment Agency is the bridge between a job seeker and an organization. If an organization wants to find suitable candidates to hire, they approach these agencies for help. Similarly, a person can contact a Recruitment Agency while looking for a job [...]

Tips To Start A Job Search

Are you looking for a job? Don’t know where to start from? If yes, then, this article will definitely help you out. Job hunting is a difficult task involving an organized and focused search. For many people, taking the first step is most confusing. So, here is a guide that will help you to start a job search:

  • Tips To Start A Job Search:
    Dedicate yourself: Make the job search a full-time job so that you give about 3-4 hours daily for searching jobs for you. Turning on the email notification is also a good idea. Giving your full interest in it will help you in getting the best job. Opportunities are fleeting, so it is important that you grab them within the time. Further, if you are a fresher, then list out the priorities in your job. And, if you have prior experience or looking for a job change, then you can list out the things that you don’t want in your next job.
  • Resume: Resume is the first thing that your recruiters will look at. So, it should be refined and polished like a professional document that will introduce you to the recruiters. Be honest and avoid saying anything that is not correct. Use active verb in your resume to make it more impactful. Proofread it properly and keep the format crisp and tight. Writing customized cover letter for each job that you apply for really helps, as it focuses on the requirements of each job and is conceived accordingly.
  •  Online Job Search: Online job portals are a great way of looking for jobs as millions of jobs are added on them. So, begin by registering yourself on any one of the online job search portals and then filling the required information. You can also post your resume after that. It will allow you to apply immediately for the posted jobs and get a response. You can also set filter for the job search regarding the location, industry, qualification, salary package, experience, etc.
  • Networking: Networking is an important part of job search where you can make the most by using your connection. Most companies are willing to work with people that are referred by their employees. Spread in your friends and acquaintances that you are looking for a job. It also helps the employees to get inside information about the hiring process. Social networking can also boost the job search if used correctly. But, be cautious of your social identity as many employers check the social networking profile before hiring.

Using these tips will help will help you in getting a job. But, remember, it might take some time to get a good job. So don’t lose hope and keep looking for the jobs.

PlacementIndia.Com – Blogs Release October 2013

Guidelines For Entry-Level Job Holders
Entry-Level Job is exciting yet panicky because entering and adjusting in the corporate world is not an easy task, especially for the just turned graduates. Most of the excited and nervous Entry-Level Job Holders tend to ignore certain important aspects on which they must work in order to grow in their specific domain [...]

How To Make A Perfect Resume That Matches Your Career Goals
Finding a suitable Job that matches your profile is a very difficult task and the first step to accomplishing this task is to make a good Resume. A well made resume or CV is the best way to make a good first-impression on your future employer. As the popular adage says – “First impression is the last impression”, this is very relevant in the professional world [...]

Money – Spinning Industries For Fresh Graduates
After completing Graduation, most of the students try their hand on available job opportunities. Getting a job is not an easy task for a Fresh Graduate but the even tougher task is finding a lucrative industry to work in. They are hired for executive posts in most of the Industries [...]

Telecom Job Search – How To Get An Edge Above Other Job Seekers
With more than 900 million mobile users, Telecommunication Network in India is the second largest in the world. It is expected that by 2014, India will be a home of more than one billion telecom service subscribers, which will be highly beneficial for the Telecom Industry of India [...]

Tips for Finding the Right Job

Job opportunities are abundant but it needs to be acknowledged at the same time that competition is stiff. For each vacancy, there are many applicants and as such, finding the right job becomes quite challenging. However, if one is clear headed and resorts to a planned systematic approach, probability of finding and getting the right job increases many a times. In the following section, we are going to discuss on some points that will definitely be helpful in the cause mentioned above.

Assessing Yourself
You must be aware of your strengths and weaknesses. Only then you will be able to present them in your resume, cover letter, and interview. This will also help you in figuring out that what jobs are suitable for if don’t have any specialization.

Preparing For Job Search
Once you have compiled your job resume, you should start preparing yourself for the job search. Prepare a portfolio that summarizes your past achievements and trainings. Identify potential references, prepare a list of employers and if need be, identify your support system.

Begin The Job Search
There are a number of platforms available today where you can find job related information. There are websites, general internet job boards, recruiting firms and agencies, newspaper ads, etc. Zero in the jobs that match your profile and then go for it. Remember, this stage can be a bit time taking but you need to be a bit patient so that you land the right opportunity.

Contacting Employers
This is an important stage in the job search process. You can contact employers by phone call, letter, application form or through E-mail. Irrespective of the mode of communication, you need to be prepared for questions and their suitable answers.

Facing The Interview
When you go for interview you must know key facts about the employer. Be well-dressed, assess the situation, keep your attitude right, reply short and simple, be honest and speak less and listen more.

The guidelines mentioned above will certainly be helpful when are in pursuit of the right job for you. Remember, confidence is the key right from stage one. So have faith in yourself and keep motivating yourself to achieve the aim to set.

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