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Follow Up is Essential for a Successful Job Search

AUTHOR: Darlene Zambruski
POSTED: March 12, 2013 at 8:14 am


In a competitive job search, when everyone is equally qualified, most candidates won’t get scores of invites to interview. However, common sense tells us someone will be hired.

How do you become that person?

What Can You Do to Improve Your Chances?

Follow up is essential. It’s not enough to submit your resume for hundreds of openings, then sit back and wait for that all-important phone call. You need to be proactive, which means contacting the company or companies where you’ve applied.

This video from ehowmoney provides important information on how to conduct your follow up with employers.

Click on the video image. It will take you to YouTube and the video.


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Darlene Z.

Darlene Zambruski is a resume writing expert and CPRW (Certified Professional Resume Writer) with more than 13 years of industry experience. She has authored 10,000+ resumes in every industry and at every career level.

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