If you are one of the 40% or so of candidates looking to make a career change now that the jobs market has made it’s come-back, there are several things to consider before you get started.
- Have you updated your resume (to current standards)?
- Have you populated keywords for your target role/industry throughout your resume and cover letter?
- Have you researched your target company in preparation for the interview phase and tailored your cover letter accordingly?
To further help you along, here is a helpful article from CareerFAQs regarding some of the skills the majority of employers are looking for in potential candidates. As a final step in your preparation for your career search, you will want to be sure to demonstrate these skills throughout the body of your resume: https://www.careerfaqs.com.au/news/news-and-views/the-10-skills-you-ll-need-by-2020-and-beyond .
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