Apparently there no hidden secrets to finding the right employment. Often it involves a lot of hard work and preparation. This is even more true for new immigrants because they do not always understand the steps to finding the right job.
Here are several tips to keep in mind when looking for that perfect job:
Step #1 Beginning the Job Search:
If you are of South Asian, Asian, African, Latin, or another ethnic background attempting to go forward with your career, search for a company that treasures diversity. This will give you a good indication whether the company will value your contribution or not.
Step #2 Creating a Powerful, Professional Resume:
There are a few key ingredients for a resume that is going to capture the attention of hiring managers. These include: Measure Accomplishments.
Companies want to see not only that you are a good employee, but they want to know that you will provide measurable results for their company.
Step #3 The Interview:
All your research, planning and hard work have brought you to this one moment to make an impression favourable enough to garner an offer.
Here are a few things to consider and steps to take to prepare and put your best foot forward.
- Bring Copies of Your Resume
- Know Your Strengths and Weaknesses
- Bragging Rights
- Learn About the Company – And the Interviewers
- Select the Best References
Remember to have a good time at your interview. If you are prepared and excited about the opportunity it will come through in your actions and facial expressions, and it will be a better experience for everyone.