Top 10 Job Search Trends to Ignore

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Consider the recipient, as well as the speed of the hiring process. Even if you do a snail-mail follow-up letter, consider emailing a brief thank you as well. Many folks are impressed by the quicker communication as well as prefer a paper-free interaction.

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MRW, writing for, is Part 2 of a two-part series designed to help you winnow out trends that are either outdated or misguided.


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