There are many things to consider when applying for a job, but the truth is that the financial aspect of a job is generally very important to any candidate. Although you may want to pursue a job that you are passionate about, the chances are that you take the salary into consideration before even applying for a job. At the end of the day, employees have bills to pay and having enough money to live comfortably is something most job applicants need to consider.
Employers take risks with every new employee they take on board. Hence, it is not surprising that they tailor interviews to help them spot the best choices amongst the candidates that apply. Behavioral interviews are an important tool used in this process. In a behavioral interview, you are asked what we call "behavioral interview questions" that require you to explain a past scenario that highlights your skills and suitability for the position.
Leaving a job is often a part of one’s career. According to Zippia, on average, the working person will go through 12 jobs in their lifetime! That means leaving a job 11 times over your working years. Leaving or quitting your job can be a daunting task. It may be worrying to think about how your employer will take the news of your transition, or how you cope adjusting to the big change.
jobsearcher.com/blog10 Terrific Zoom Interview Tips for 2021Zoom interviews have become “the norm” in quite a short period of time as a result of the pandemic. Meeting someone face to face, and shaking hands may seem like something from the past as we get used to a new reality. The fact is, a Zoom interview can be daunting for candidates when they are so used to traditional in-person methods of interviewing.
jobsearcher.com/blog3 Easy Steps to Write Follow-Up Emails After Job InterviewsIf you’re reading this article, the chances are that you’ve recently completed an interview… kudos to you! An interview can be a stressful situation from spending hours prepping typical questions to dealing with some pre-interview nerves.
jobsearcher.com/blogLabor Shortage Roars On As There is No Perfect Solution in SightU.S. spending is skyrocketing, businesses and industries are rebounding, unemployment claims are plummeting, and the future of the economy is looking good. The state of the country is looking promising… almost too promising. What could possibly be the problem when things are going so well?
jobsearcher.com/blogWhat is Revenge Bedtime Procrastination?I think I speak for everyone when I say there are times in our lives when we are so overwhelmed with work, school, raising children, finding a job, etc. that we forget to take time for ourselves. We immerse ourselves in everyday life to make sure everybody else’s world is still spinning. While we’ve managed to keep them going, we are stuck in limbo. So what do we do? We either choose to ignore the lack of time we take for ourselves or we are willing to sacrifice something very important to our health and well-being… like sleep.
jobsearcher.com/blogNetworking with Social Anxiety- 4 Helpful TipsDid you know that over 40 million Americans are affected by Anxiety Disorders, and 38% of those same Americans are affected by Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD). That is over 15 million people!
jobsearcher.com/blog9 Brilliant Tips to Excel in Your Video InterviewsMore and more recruiters are switching to video interviewing for many reasons. Meanwhile most job seekers have never had an interview online before and don’t know what to do. Maybe you’re in that boat. If you have an interview coming up and don’t know any rules for interviewing online, don't fret. Job Searcher is here to the rescue. We’ve compiled a comprehensive guide to video interviewing skills for your job search. Be sure to read the bonus tip at the end!
jobsearcher.com/blogMost Promising Los Angeles CareersWhen we think of careers in Los Angeles, most people’s minds go straight to Hollywood. You’re either an actor or an aspiring actor (or an aspiring director, production designer, or costume designer). But the truth is that Los Angeles is a BIG city and the film industry, though famous, is a very small part of it. If you’re looking for a promising career in Los Angeles there are other routes you can take that will be more practical, more lucrative, and more reliable.