Effective Job Search Techniques. Welcome/Introduction. "Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit." — Conrad Hilton Hilton Hotels. About Me. Dowling Alum - B.B.A, 1981 President of KnowledgeStaff
"Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit."
— Conrad HiltonHilton Hotels
“Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.”
— John Quincy Adams
Just get the word out
…and be bold and ask for help
“The road to happiness lies in two simple principles: find what it is that interests you and that you can do well, and when you find it put your soul into it – every bit of energy and ambition and natural ability you have.”
— John D. Rockefeller
"The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand."
— Vince Lombardi
“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.”
— Albert Einstein
"The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitude of mind."
— William JamesPsychologist
Resignation – “It doesn't matter what I do or try or how many resumes I send out, things will always be the same.”
Panic – “I am at my whit's end. I have exhausted all of my resources. I think I am going to continue to fail.”
Despair – “My unemployment is going to run out. I have been out of work for so long now that no employer is going to want to hire me. I just don't know what to do next.”
Resentment – “I worked my tail off for that company and I cannot believe that they would lay me off. They have ruined my career and placed my family in jeopardy.”
5. Managing Your MoodB. Negative Moods
Resolution – “I know that there is a good job for me out there and I am going to find it.”
Confidence – “I have over 10 years experience in this field. I know that someone will recognize my talent soon.”
Ambition – “I have a commitment to finding a job in the next 45 days. I am going to do whatever it takes to find that job.”
Wonder– “I don't know what is going on with this economy however I know that there are possibilities out there and I am excited about the future.”
Acceptance – “I know that I am human and that there are things that I can control and not control. This economy has been very difficult however I am still grateful for my health, family, and the opportunity to build my future.”
5. Managing Your MoodC. Positive Moods
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."
— David BrinkleyTelevision Journalist