How to Jump Start Your Job Search in One Week

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Sunday: Set Your Goals for the Week

Start your week off on the right foot by setting aside some time on Sunday evening to set your job search goals for the week. Stick to the "small steps" method outlined in this slideshow and strive to get something small done each day to bring you closer to landing the job of your dreams.

Creating a list of job search "to-dos" will encourage you to stick to those goals, as well as help mentally prepare you for the week ahead.

Finding a job is hard work and requires unflagging dedication and determination. Unfortunately, the longer the process carries on, the more drained and exhausted we become. For most, the stress of not knowing when you'll finally land a position only adds to the mountain of pressure you're facing.

At times, you may become so overwhelmed that you wonder if you'll be able to continue the search and finally reach your goal. In those moments, it's important to take a step back, reevaluate your game plan, and focus on smaller wins in the longer process.

To help you regain your confidence and inch yourself closer toward landing your dream job, Heather Huhman, writing for Glassdoor, has identified steps that you can achieve every day this week to boost your hireability.


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