It’s a tough job market, no doubt. And yes, with everything going on it’s even harder to get the attention of employers and recruiters right now.

But don’t get desperate.

Here are a few quick job-hunt tips:

  • Don’t throw the kitchen-sink at a recruiter and hope something will stick
  • Resist the urge to exaggerate or over-inflate your qualifications
  • Focus on true areas of expertise. Like three, max. Less is more
  • Highlight your super-powers and use numbers to show credibility
  • Tactics are cool, results are better
  • Be assertive, but not annoying

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