Are you not getting enough interview calls? Are you not aware of using social media in job search process? If you are applying for number of job vacancies posted in job sites and waiting for recruiters calls. If you have already created an account on Twitter and LinkedIn and dont know to proceed for searching jobs. Below tips may helpful in overcoming the above and getting interview calls.
Multiple resumes: A potential job seeker need to maintain specific resumes for each job application as per the job requirement. Each resume should be clear in differentiating job profile, objectives, job description and skill sets. The format and other achievements should be completely in relevant to the job vacancy and objective of the resume should clearly target the applied job.
Use networking tools: There are plenty of online tools available in job search process. Search tools like LinkedIn, Twitter and Face book will help you in establishing your online appearance and get connecting to the right people.
- Twitter: Make your own profile on Twitter by creating an account on your name which is completely routed for job searching. Add a tagline to your profile and it should explain your professional interests and professional personality clearly. Also enhance your job search process with other tools like Twellow, SocialOomph and Twubble.
- LinkedIn: The major objective behind creating LinkedIn account is that, more connections you create, more networks you will establish. You can also communicate directly with LinkedIn groups from all categories and all types of industries.
Organize your applications: Be clear about the companies you are looking for and kind of job profiles you are looking for. It will help you in reaching your job search and getting more calls from your hiring managers. Dont forget to keep track of the companies you have sent your resume and calls received from recruiters and expected calls from recruiters, details of hiring managers. When you do follow-up, mention the date of resume submission and other details, it will create an impression that you are keenly waiting for that position.