An Update – Job Hunting.

Last month I secured a new job! But not without the challenge of dealing with those recruitment 'specialists'. As I described in my first commentary job hunting is hard enough without the lack of any response whatsoever. And those impersonal automated declines are just annoying. You do start to feel a little down and it is difficult to keep … Continue reading An Update – Job Hunting.

Job Hunting – the frustration of the response or should I say “no-response”!

As of today I have applied for 35 jobs in the last 2 months. All of these roles have required as per the job advertisement, a cover letter and resume to be attached which I have carefully crafted to illustrate my skills and experience. On average it has probably taken 45-60 minutes per application. Well … Continue reading Job Hunting – the frustration of the response or should I say “no-response”!