Just how easy is it to land a job?

Nothing in life comes for free, nor does it come without a little bit of hard word. When you’re looking for a new job, it takes time. A whole lot of time and it’s never as easy as 1, 2, 3. Generally the process goes like this; register cv to tonnes of websites, upload cv to websites, apply for endless roles you’re skilled for, not skilled for or under skilled for, stalk recruiters/employers online, search recruiters/employers on LinkedIn, score through endless company websites in a bid to get at least one call back. 9 times out of 10 you won’t hear back straight away. Most recruiters take their time, HR managers take their time too and only a few actually call you straight away, which can be annoying, irritating and a total pain in the ass.

Sometimes, all you want to do is hop on some mode of transport, bypass security and walk straight into their office, bang your fist on their table and demand to know who has your CV and find out what’s happening next. Ah to dream. In reality that will no doubt get your the straight jacket treatment. So, what’s the 101 with finding a job? You definitely need to be motivated for a start. The average employer receives an average of 100 applications for a job, so how can you make sure you have a chance of getting an interview? This great infographic gives a good idea how you can…


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