that All Job Seekers Should Know HEAD HUNTERS' SECRETS Adrian Tan
Founder/MD of RecruitPlus, specialist recruitment agency since 2004 President of Singapore Professional Recruitment Organisation Co-Author of “Everything you wish to ask a Headhunter Speaker Trainer
There are 3 key points in job searching
Getting Hired GETTING STARTED 1
When is a GOOD TIME to change?
You’re miserable every morning
YOU ONLY HAD ONE JOB
YOUR PASSION IS GONE
Too. Many. Choices!
Check with your
Begin with the end in mind
The right head hunter Prominent online presence Rapport building
Networking is marketing. Marketing yourself, marketing your uniqueness, marketing what you stand for. - Christine Comaford
Humans don’t read your resume first
SE? Your Resume
TIME WE TOOK TO READ YOUR RESUME ? 5 – 10 seconds
Source: RecruitPlus Designer CV Executive Summary is important
3 START SELLING
M.e.a.s.u.r.e your activities
What should you measure: Companies Sendouts Connections
Top ten interview prep tips
1. Find out as much as possible about the company’s culture. 2. Prepare a list of questions regarding the position, department and company. 3. Be prepared to clearly state how your experience matches each job requirement. 4. Differentiate yourself. 5. Be prepared to describe how you will add value to the team, department and company. 6. Consider conducting a mock interview 7. Do not wear too much cologne or perfume. 8. Dress conservatively for the interview.. 9. Plan to arrive at least 30 minutes early . 10. If you need to reschedule your appointment, call as early as possible.
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