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Should you wait for your dream job or take what is available?

Posted by Thao La on Apr 8, 2015 9:51:00 AM

In recent years, many university students and fresh graduates have taken jobs that they didn’t want, just to cover their living expenses, while others have remained unemployment for months. Economist Rand Ghayad, in a 2014 study, shows that the shorter the unemployed time is, the higher chance a job is landed, and the longer the unemployed time the more unlikely it is a job will be found.
Andrea Kay, a career expert and author of This is How to Get Your Next Job says before taking a job you don’t love, “it’s important to reassess your strategy.”
So if you’re struggling with whether to wait for the “right” job or take the “right now” job, here are a few steps to help you choose:

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Topics: job fit, career success, direction, interview success, CV, dream job, job search, resume, interview strategy

3 more top career books that work

Posted by Thao La on Apr 6, 2015 12:00:00 AM

In the previous article, I introduced you to 4 books that help guide you in your search for the answer to your career quest. Here are 3 more.

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Topics: job fit, career success, job, understand yourself, strengths, dicover yourelf, job search, personal brand, career reinvention

Top 4 Career books that work

Posted by Thao La on Mar 25, 2015 3:30:00 PM

Whether you are looking to find a job, switch into another field or just simply want to be more successful in your current career, then this article is for you. Here, we list 4 books recommended by Forbes magazine for people who are looking for the answer to their career life. The books are categorized into 2 parts: success strategies and job search.

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Topics: Human resource, career orientation, career success, success strategies, job search

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