It’s Friday again. Before you kick off the weekend, check out our favorite job search and career advice articles from this week.
“Every day I come across people who are in the wrong job. You do, too. They are sad, unhelpful and may seem incompetent. It’s tempting to get mad at them, but the more humane response is compassion. No one feels comfortable doing a job for which they are a bad fit.”
“I’ve been around long enough to know exactly what I’m supposed to ask and why. And you’ve been around long enough to know exactly how you’re supposed respond. But we both know that neither of us is saying exactly what’s on our mind. Just for today, let’s pretend that it’s all right to ask exactly what’s on my mind.”
“The “hidden job market” is very real, and it’s causing frustration among job seekers. You can find these jobs by determining what a company needs. Here are five ways to uncover those hidden job openings.”