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Job Seekers Blog 35

Job Seekers Blog

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    You got the job. Now for the hard part: deciding whether to accept it or not. How should you assess the salary as well as the other benefits? Which publicly available information should you rely on? How should you try to get a better deal? And what’s the best way to decline an offer if it’s not the right job for you?


    Shift your mind-set


    First, you must recognize that receiving an offer represents a new and different phase of the job search process. The purpose of the interview is to get the offer. The next stage is about weighing that offer and then negotiating it with your new employer. Keep in mind that even though the job is yours if you want it, you must continue to be enthusiastic in your dealings with your manager. By sounding suspicious or by questioning something about the offer, you are sending a negative signal. It sounds as if you’re uncertain that you want job. Employers need to feel that you are committed.


    Be Methodical


    Next, you need to think about what matters… [Read More]
  • You made it through the interview, asked all the right questions and you’re feeling confident you could be selected for the position. Now that it’s over, the decision is theirs, to make the next move, right? Not really! Having a thoughtful and proactive post-interview follow up plan is just as important as your approach to the job search.

    Should you follow up? How often? How do you show continued interest after an interview and remain updated of where you are in the process while still being respectful of the hiring manager’s schedule?

    Follow these tips for a post-interview strategy that will help you at the stay top of the game of your recruitment voyage!

    Set expectations early

    Start the process of following up even before you end your interview. As your time with the interviewer wraps up, ask what next steps and timing are for the decision to be made. Your goal should be to understand what the interview process looks like for this role if you were to move forward in the[Read More]
  • Are you looking for a new job? You must be excited. But job hunting is a very tedious process. it takes considerable amount of time and effort to find suitable jobs which you might like. Sorting out jobs in your field and qualification to fixing interviews and finally going to the interview getting the job is itself is a challenge many of us are reluctant to take. But this should not be a hindrance towards a better possibility you might get.

    So here are a few tips to increase your confidence and positivity to help you ace any interview and give you an edge over other candidates.

    1. Better Research
    We don't need to tell you the importance of research as most of you are aware of it. What more important is the type of research you need to do so that you can manage your time effectively. Before applying for the job make sure the job is suitable to you by all means and you really want to do it. Do a thorough research on the company and position you are applying for. if possible you can
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  • There is even the best way to lose! Yeah! Definitely you can utilize your rejection as a golden opportunity for you to enter into the corporate sector. Most of you might feel annoying after reading these words but analysis reflects that as a truth. There are always some methods to turn negatives into positives but you need to use them in right way.

    When we receive a rejection mail from a company that we visited recently for a job interview then most of the time we read the response with an annoyed face and then move ahead. Searching for a new job! But did you ever thought of dropping a reply message to that mail? It is good to stay focused towards your goals, stay confident and keep heads high even after rejection but you should at least know the tricks to grab golden opportunities on the way.

    You know hundreds of graduates apply for jobs every day, many of them receive the interview call and of course many get rejected. This is a cold reality that only a few are able to get job.
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  • Why is it important to take career advice from experts?
    Selection of career is a nerve-racking decision in life because it is going to have a big impact. If you take a decision in hurry you will regret after few years. But if you make a great analysis on your interests and upcoming opportunities then one day you will be able to enjoy satisfaction along with paychecks. Careful career planning is always essential and you need a guide to make your ideas clear at the initial phase. An expert can help you to know your hidden potential and will let you progress with those skills. It is really a great idea to spend some time with experts to take a career advice before you take a decision to step ahead into the corporate world.

    How do you want to spend your life?
    We spend most of our life in our job, approximately 40 hours in every week. And just imagine if you are not satisfied with the profile then how difficult those hours will appear to you. Career advice will give you a guide to enjoy
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  • As per statistics, about 70 to 80% US workers are not happy with their jobs. The reason behind is that they are not able to have any control over their job conditions. They first joined jobs for few extrinsic reasons and then had a fear to make the transition. The ultimate result is that today they do not find any positive motivation for the work they are doing. People are getting paid, and even highly paid, so they are losing motivation to take a shift towards their dream career.

    We belong to a generation where we have limited hours to enjoy as all of them are occupied with work. Most of us are going to spend whole life earning more and more but after retirement, a thought comes to every mind what if I would have chased my passion? May be I could have satisfaction along with money. And this thought makes everything look shady and colorless. There is no doubt that passion brings satisfaction to our life but only if you follow it in right way. Experts say that if you choose your dream
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  • So, now you have finally applied for a job in BPO Company? That’s great ! But I often find people who don’t even know the meaning of BPO when they apply for such jobs. The only reason behind their BPO job priority is that they have heard that is an easy job. Anyway, BPO actually means Business Process Outsourcing. BPO jobs lead you to a call center and the fact is that this sector can also employee people who are lacking somewhere in education. But the only thing that matters is you are good in English. The only reason behind why foreigners are better suited for BPO jobs is that they have great English speaking skills. Once you are able to mix few tricks with your great English then definitely the job is all yours.

    Now, as you have applied for a BPO job and expecting a call for interview so, it is time to get prepared to face it with a positive attitude. First of all, you must collect information about what the company does, where you have sent your resume. The Business process
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  • If you are little confused about whether it is good to start a career in sales or not then the article below is really useful for you. There is no point to discourage a person who is entering into sales because this field has massive advantages. The only fact is that you do your work with positive attitude and know how to prove yourself. Anyone can succeed in the sales job and there is no doubt to say that this job can bring money as well as happiness for you. There are lots of opportunities at every next step and if you can use them skillfully then you will have huge growth.

    Below are 6 massive benefits of entering into a career in sales:
    Such jobs are entertaining and fun oriented. If you have fun in life along with high income then you are definitely going to lead a bright career path.

    • Skills in this sector are portable. The selling skills that you learn with each passing year can be further adapted into a potential market. Although you might face some changes in terms of product
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  • Software bugs are really bother some for a company and they always demand some skilled people to solve these issues. An unfixed bug can soon create a big hole in the earnings of a software expert and on the other side fixing the bugs can be too pricy for them. Companies need to invest millions of dollars to get a bug fixed from software that can otherwise disturb the sales and may also cause few legal issues. In some cases, the software errors lead to incurable physical damage or in a certain worst scenario they could lead to fatalities.
    To handle all such issues,companies use to maintain a software testing department where they always need highly skilled people. In the complete software development life cycle, the testing task plays very important role. Presently, companies are ready to spend huge amounts just to develop bug-free software.

    Careers in software testing field:
    For your serious considerations,software testing can definitely be a great option. In the IT sector,
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  • Our decision-making abilities and knowledge help us to stand as a unique species on this planet. As a human being, we behave differently; on the basis of our experience that develops day by day we learn how to dress up, what to eat and how to be social. For almost every matter of our life, we have a unique opinion and we love to take decisions independently as per our choice.But the strange fact is that when it is time to take the most important decision of our life, the moment when we have to step forward towards our career then we allow others to take a decision. Isn’t that sad?

    There are so many professions in this world out of which we can easily make a healthy choice as per our interest. Think for a while! Do we really need some folks to witness are spectable career for us? Okay..! First of all let me ask a question, “who decides that a particular career option is respectful or not”? And in this decision-making process why we forget to ask ourselves about what makes us feel
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