You know what they say: if you don't want to do something, then find excuses not too. There are plenty of reasons why many people avoid job seeking - it can be overwhelming and time consuming or frustrating at times! But there's always a way around these obstacles though right?
If you want to find a job, the best way is to not procrastinate and follow these five steps:

1. Define your goal
When you know what you want, it's easier to take action towards it. So sit down and define your goals for your job search. What kind of job do you want? Where do you want to work? What kind of salary are you hoping for? Having a clear understanding of what you're looking for will help you focus your search and make it more efficient.

2. Set a deadline
Procrastination often happens because we feel like we have all the time in the world. But when you give yourself a specific deadline to find a job, it becomes much easier to take action. Trying to find a job within the next month? Make a list of tasks you need to complete each week to make that happen.

3. Create a plan
Once you know your goals and have set a deadline, it's time to create a plan of action. This could include things like updating your resume, creating a LinkedIn profile, or networking with people in your field. Having a plan will help you stay organized and on track.

4. Take small steps
Trying to do everything at once can be overwhelming, which can lead to procrastination. So break down your plan into small, manageable steps that you can complete each day. For example, if your goal is to update your resume, start by brainstorming a list of your accomplishments. Then, each day, you can add a few more details until your resume is complete.

5. Reward yourself
Giving yourself a reward for completing each task can help motivate you to keep going. This could be something small, like taking a break to watch your favorite TV show, or something bigger, like buying yourself a new outfit for your first job interview. Whatever it is, make sure it's something you'll actually enjoy so you can stay motivated throughout your job search.
By following these steps, you'll be well on your way to stop procrastinating and start getting results in your job search. So get started today and you'll be one step closer to landing your dream job!

Connect with me on LinkedIn so I can connect with you and follow your career trajectory!

This video is part of a playlist titled ‘JOB SEARCH Micro-Lessons’ that can be found here: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLeJ7fR_6vk0VKz68susRZ5HNAdEQWumkv

I'm here to help you stand out from the pile of resumes and become the candidate of choice and land that dream job rapidly!

Why wait? Take advantage of my complimentary job search strategy consultation today.
SCHEDULE: http://talktoilene.careers

Let me know if you have any questions, drop them in the comments, or reach out directly to me at [email protected]

You can share this video by using this link: https://youtu.be/7iUchiuGn14

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ilenerein
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ilene.rein.pp101
Twitter: https://twitter.com/PoundPave101
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pounding_pavement_101/

Video hashtags: #jobs #jobsearch #resumetips #interviewtips #howtofindajob

© 2022 Pounding Pavement 101 - All rights reserved. The information contained on this YouTube Channel is intended for general informational purposes only.
Be the first to comment