A lot goes into a job search, and working with a recruiter can make all the difference. They can get you through the doors of your dream company, find you new connections, provide feedback on resume and materials, and even give you interview coaching.
Know Your Goals
Before you begin working with a recruiter, be sure you know your career goals. Determine what type of company you want to work for, what culture is good for your personality, and what your dream position would be. Having clear, specific goals will help you and your recruiters figure out what type of job you should have.
Always Keep Your Resume Current
Make sure it is up to date before contacting the recruiter, and throughout the process, if anything changes, update it along the way.
Follow Through With Commitments
Always follow through with appointments and meetings with recruiters. If you don’t keep up with these meetings, it reflects poorly and may affect your relationship with them going forward.
Allow the Recruiter to Help You
Don’t hold back any information that may help your recruiter find you the right job. Be sure to share pertinent information so they can help you to the best of their abilities. Don’t be afraid to share job information with them, even if it’s about employment gaps or several employment positions within a short period of time.
Work With a Recruiter to Find Your Next Job
For help finding your next job, contact CRS.