Working out what you want from a new job is often the hardest part of the process and many people don’t spend enough time thinking about it. The recruitment industry has the ability to find the exact skills their clients want, so being specific about what you are looking for and tailoring your profile to fit that will improve your chances.
Before entering the job market, we believe that there is a lot for you to think about.
The following questions are designed to challenge you. For this section to help, we think you should spend a good amount of time answering the following questions with someone whose opinion you trust.
This will help to frame what you already know in a concise manner to others (or it may make you rethink your plans). Be honest, if you struggle to answer some questions, try to get help.
We hope that this section has been useful to you. We feel that the best way to look forward is to reflect on what you have done before. We believe that you should focus on what you enjoy, and try to cut out as much of what you do not in your next job.
Having a clear understanding of what you like and dislike about your current role and employers should help to shape what you are looking for in the future. Once you are clear on what you want, then producing your CV should be much easier...