Getting started on a job search is a big project, requiring organization and discipline. Achieve-it advises our candidates to write a Search Plan and document the following items:
- Goal – title(s), responsibilities, individual contributor or manager, salary, perks
- Skills inventory
- Key documents – resume, cover letters, desired company list, work samples, references, etc.
- Tools & Resources
- Interview and Negotiation Skills and Strategies
Be sure to include:
- Target Dates
- Measurable Results
Find a few friends and colleagues to review your progress and offer critique.
Tips for candidates over age 40 http://www.achieve-it.jobs/candidates-over-age-40/