Updated: Oct 29, 2020
Entering the job market can be uncomfortable, scary, and filled with uncertainties. Achieving success can be as simple as following a process, maintaining consistency, and measuring results. Modus Operandi, by definition, is a particular way or method of doing something, especially one that is characteristic or well-established. At Keen On You, we describe MO by; tactic, path, organization, medium, and measure. Tactic: Conduct research and create a job search plan. Self-reflect and determine one's future goals based on previous experience.
Understand what you are looking for as an active job seeker includes the following:
Specific job title(s), role responsibilities, company culture/location, goods/services keen on supporting, Glassdoor reviews from former and current employees.
Timeline to start a new job
The compensation package/salary range, benefits, and perks
Path: Identify a process and maintain consistency to ensure accurate results are measured when applying for your future role.
Referral: Professional acquaintance of a job seeker. Typically someone that can provide critical introductions that result in streamlining the application process.
Current company/internal transfer: Identify specific HR contact or hiring manager responsible for managing internal job search.
Cold Lead: Creating opportunities through networking.
Recruitment Agency: Pick an agency that supports a company's hiring demands similar to your expectations.
Job Board: Choose sources that aggregate targeted prospects
Social Apply: LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
Warm lead: Live vacancy and application process
Organization: Templates, time-management, goal-setting, and tools.
Communication templates: Emails, direct messaging (DM), resume, cover letter, and professional bio
Time-management: Block time on your calendar to complete specific tasks.
Tools: Keen On You offers individual concierge services as well as self-managed tools designed to manage your search.
Goal-setting: Prioritize, set actionable items, and follow-ups for each task throughout the process.
Medium: Identify sources and increase usage.
Professional Concierge: Keen On You
Job Boards: QwikHire
Measure: Success, opportunity, and improvements.
Join the Founders of Keen On You and QwikHire this Thursday, 11/05/20 @ 2:00 PM EST to learn more about crafting your Modus Operandi job search.
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