Attention grabbing is extremely important especially in today’s face paced, instant information society that can provide almost any piece of information instantaneously. Are you working toward a job with your dream company? Have you ever heard of a disappearing office?
Gaining the attention of your dream company and making sure you are irresistible will help you get a job working where you really want to. Is it a place that inspires your imagination, does it have a vision and a direction that ensures you will be inspired and amazed on a daily basis? Whatever the draw toward the company make sure you position yourself to become a leading candidate for the next open position they have.
How to Get an Employer’s Attention in 20 Seconds
Twenty seconds doesn’t seem like, much, what could you possibly do to stand out against the crowd in twenty seconds? How about using a unique resume title? Instead of your normal resume.doc or resume.pdf, why not spice it up? It will only take you a few seconds to send a message to a hiring manager and using a unique file name for your resume just might be the ticket to get your resume read by the hiring manager. Review this article to see some great examples.
How to Make Yourself an Irresistible Job Candidate for Your Dream Company
Most likely your dream company is not just your dream company, but one many people want to work at. With that in mind, you need to research and review how they hire, who they hire and find ways to put yourself in position to be hired by your dream company. Anything that is worthwhile is hard work, and you may need to offer them some free work, or some discount analysis to get your foot in the door. If that’s the case, do it and keep doing it until you see an opportunity within the company open up. By doing this you will be more likely to be hired because the company already likes your work and will be willing to hire you. Take a look at this article to see what other ways you need to get yourself in position to be hired by your dream company.
Disappearing Office Aims to Increase Work Life Balance
In an effort to help employees balance their work and life together a company in Holland has developed a disappearing office. Promptly at 6pm each day desks and workstations are lifted into the ceiling leaving computers and papers in place to be worked on again the next day. This leave the floor of the office to be used by the employees for anything they want as long as it isn’t work related. The employees can turn it into a yoga studio, dance club or other place to relax, stretch out and have fun. By having a vested interest in their employees this company is providing a great balance for its employees between work and life.