2019: A fresh start
After a period of overindulgence, January soon becomes the most miserable time of the year. For many, it becomes a month of hibernation, saving money and sobering up... Others see it as an opportunity for a fresh start and the prime time to find a new job.
As the long hours and low pay have taken it's toll, the need for a new challenge is real, yet it can still be hard to find the motivation to get out there and network, but trust us, it will be worth it.
Remember, time is ticking but below are 6 tips to ensure you stay ahead and secure your dream role.
1. Update your CV:
This is the first touch point with an employer so make sure your CV is up-to-date and relevant.
2. Register with Detail2recruitment:
Sign up to our website so we can identify the right roles for you and get in touch once they are live.
3. Speak to a consultant:
Our consultants will be in contact to find out exactly what you are looking for and always on hand to answer any questions you may have.
4. Online and offline job search and networking:
Don’t forget to spruce up your LinkedIn profile and attend any networking events that may be beneficial to your search.
5. The interview process:
Practice your skills ready to perfect that interview – remember there may be second and third interviews or assessment centres.
6. Your notice period:
Don’t forget to find out how long you need to work before you can start your new job (if you are successful).
Let these steps act as a starting point to get you well on your way for a fresh start for 2019 – Have a great year and good luck!Author: Jasmine McHale, Edited by Lois Pickford