4 Tips for a Successful Job Search

By Alexandra Cross on

Have you been looking for a job in the new year? Here are 4 key tips to set you up for success.

•Connections, connections, connections! Grow your LinkedIn network! Connect with former colleagues, people you went to school with and people in your industry.

•Keep your resume simple and clean – No photos! Add a summary section to the top of your resume to stand out. Keep it to two pages, maximum!

•Follow companies on LinkedIn - Follow companies you are interested in. This will allow you to get a feel for who they are, what they’re looking for and what it’s like to work there.

•Ask yourself - What are the top 3 things you want for your next move? Is it company culture, work/life balance, career advancement, or something else? Make sure you know so you can prioritize what’s best for you!