New Year’s Goal: New Job in 2018
December 28, 2017
It’s that time of year when people begin planning and setting goals for the new year. If your New Year’s Resolution involves finding a new job or making a move to your dream job, we’re here to help. We’ve combed the archives and put together our best (and most popular) blog posts that will help you achieve your new year’s goal, so let’s get ready and find that new job in 2018!
One of the foundations of a successful job search is still the resume. It’s often the first impression recruiters and companies have of you. Make sure yours is top-notch by checking out these resources for improving your resume:
Job Search Advice & Tips
Finding the right job for your next career move is both an art and a science. We’ve put together some of our best posts about implementing a successful job search. Read these posts to focus your search and find the right job for you:
Job Interview Tips
Once you have your resume flawless and you’ve kicked your job search into high gear, you’ll need to brush up on your interview skills when all those recruiters start calling to find out more about you. These blog posts will help you navigate the interview process with confidence:
Brush off and update that resume, get serious about your job search, practice your interview skills and go out and make your New Year’s Resolution of landing a new job come true. And while you are at it, search the many career opportunities available at Brookdale Senior Living Solutions.Share this:
Tips for Networking During the Holidays
December 22, 2017
It’s the most wonderful time of the year and it can be a most wonderful time to network to make sure you are well positioned to get your dream job in 2018.
We’ve scoured the web and found some great advice and tips on how to make the most of holiday parties and events to expand your network and get the word out that you are ready for a career change. Follow these tips for networking during the holidays.
Great advice on how to plan in advance for holiday events to get the most out of a social gathering. Includes advice on how to follow up, the importance of personalization in communication and more.
Forbe’s 4 Great Ways to Network Over the Holidays. This article tackles network by breaking down the types of events you may be attending with info about the best approach to take on building your network. Find out more about staff holiday lunches, multi-stakeholder office parties, friend’s cocktail parties and even the family holiday dinner.
The Balance’s Tips for Networking at Holiday Parties. This quick and easy-to-read list of networking tips talks about the importance of showing up (seems like it should be a no-brainer, right?) when you’re invited to events, how to be natural and conversational, how to take notes after the event and more.
Inc.’s Tips to Rock Your Holiday Networking Events. This guide offers tips on dressing appropriately, being realistic about what you can actually accomplish at a holiday party, bringing someone else with you to help break the ice with others and how to look at it as relationship building rather than networking.
Check out these resources, put your action plan together and before you new you’ll be having a very happy new year in your dream job.