If you’re out of work or think you might be soon, you’ll need to mount a strategic and focused job search. These eight tips will get you started.
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CDC is in the people business because we’re passionate about people. Our Career Advisors have served in senior capacities in the fields of human resource, consulting, education and counselling, in local companies and multinationals.
While uniquely-talented in their own right, all our Career Advisors have two things in common – we’re proudly Malaysian and we bring extensive experience in career transition onboard. This ensures our range of career transition solutions are designed to achieve the greatest impact in professional reinvention, while maintaining the high standards of service that corporations have come to expect of us.
Several years ago, I interviewed for a job that I really, really wanted: It seemed like the perfect role at a dream organization. I worked hard to prepare for the interview, and though I was nervous on the big day, I felt ready.
I was at ease with the interviewers (a team of five!), and felt we developed a strong rapport. I left the office sure I’d made a good impression—only to find out a few days later that they hired someone else.
Job seekers have had the same list of critical skills to brush up on or acquire for decades -- things like careful follow-up, attention to grammar and punctuation, and great listening abilities. But today's overcrowded job market and the ever-shrinking attention spans of hiring managers are creating brand-new job search requirements.