Understanding The Competitive Job Market


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By Mason Vera Paine, the Unabridged Millennial, Mason Vera Paine, and The Unabridged Millennial. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
The job search market is a competitive place today, with more and more job seekers entering the field at a rapid rate due to either being laid off or resigning. This means your job search strategy needs to be updated constantly to keep you ahead of the competition. Executive Producer & Host of the Who Ya Know - Job Networking Show!, Trevor Houston explains how to properly brand yourself and increase your chances for employment. Trevor also speaks about: People use to prepare their resume when they were hunting for a new job. Now there is so much more to do than just that. So what are some things they can do, to prepare for the hunt, for a new job? - 0:29 to 1:58What are some of the greatest challenges you have noticed people are experiencing when searching for a job? - 1:59 to 3:46How fair is the new way of processing job applications compared to the past? - 3:46 to 4:55With all these changes do you feel there is some form of bias connected to current job searches? - 4:58 to 6:38How important is social media to your job search? - 6:40 to 8:24What is the best social media site to use for your job search? - 8:26 to 9:12If you are not on social media of any sorts; does this affect your chances of employment? and if so why? - 9:13 to 10:31How do you network to find a new job or role? - 10:32 to 12:19What are some networking sites you recommend? - 12:19 to 13:35Networking, even how having pictures are all important to a job search; however where does skill and ability fit in? - 13:37 to 17:10 For more information about Trevor Houston visit: Whoyaknow.showLike Trevor on Facebook at: Facebook.com/WhoYaKnowFollow and Like Trevor on Instagram at: Instagram.com/TrevorHouston77 https://masonverapaine.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/0.-Trevor-Houston-Navigating-The-Job-Market.mp3 Like Mason on Facebook at: Facebook.com/MasonVeraPaine and follow on Twitter at: Twitter.com/MasonVeraPaine. Interested in being a guest on the show or wish to send pitches contact us at: Contact@Masonverapaine.com

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