I seem to have careers on the brain lately. I’ve applied for a lot of jobs and I’ve also hired a lot of people in my life, so I know all the bullshit that happens. The job search is a game, but unfortunately, we all need to play.
The thing about job search advice is that there isn’t one right answer, or ultimate truth. Any website, book, or career counselor’s advice could be all bullshit. Including the advice I am about to give. Or, maybe it will work for you. In my day job I see a lot of resumes and conduct a lot of interviews for entry-level to mid-level staff and I know who gets the job and who doesn’t. I see a lot of folks who obviously read the same advice and have failed miserably. So, please take from this what you will- ultimately, what works for…
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