It happens sometimes that you job you are in just isn’t where you want to be any more. So how so you go about getting a new job on better money in no time at all? Here are our tips to making that happen.
Smarten up your online appearance
Employers now look all over the internet to see your presence and find out how suitable they think you are for the role they are advertising. They will look at your social media profile and decide if they see someone that fits their profile. Whether this is fair or not, it happens.
You need to make sure that you go through your social media presence and clean it up. Any references to your unhappiness in your current role should be removes as well as swear words and photos of heavy nights out. Employers are not looking for an angel to fill their vacancy but you want to appear as good as possible to increase your chances.
Not on LinkedIn – why not?
LinkedIn is a website where professionals meet professionals. If there are jobs to be had then LinkedIn is a great place to finds them. Because it is free tool for companies they are increasingly advertising their job vacancies on LinkedIn. You need a profile there (remembering about your online appearance from above) and you need to start looking for contacts and jobs on the website. It is a quick way to build your contacts and find a role that suits you and gets you more money.
Brush up your Resume
The perfect resume for the job you want will not be the same as the one that got you the job you are in. A high quality resume will tip the balance in your favor when it comes to searching for your next job. You need to look at all of the skills your new potential role requires and make sure that they are all covered in your resume. You should have a slightly different resume for the different jobs you are making applications for because each will have different requirements.
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Once you have a great online presence, you are making connections on LinkedIn and you have a resume to be proud of you can start to apply for those jobs that will make you happier and earn you more money. Employers will be more likely to select you because they can see that you fit what they want.