Top 10 Job Search Trends to Ignore

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Instead of making everyone in your circle uncomfortable with the responsibility of helping you get a job, avail yourself to be of service to others, inside and outside of your circle. Not only will others be grateful — if in fact you are offering authentic, what’s-in-it-for ‘THEM’ support — but it is also natural for them to want to return the favor and help you back, if they can.

The absolutes of job search are puzzling; as in most things in life, there are few black and white rules. While you want to follow some rules of thumb, you also should climb outside of your (or others’) boxes from time to time to really take charge of your career versus following the pack.

The following list of 10 trends not to follow, identified by Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter, MRW, writing for, is Part 2 of a two-part series designed to help you winnow out trends that are either outdated or misguided.


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