One secret for those who want to stand out while conducting a search for a career job is to go offline. This may seem like highly ironic advice because it appears in an online column providing tips and advice about how to stand out in your career search.
No irony is intended here. The reality is that yes, you can succeed in standing out while conducting a search for a career job or any job if you just step away from your computer.
If you read something in the Wall Street Journal, you want to believe it, right? That publication is a central source for business information in the United States today. So, why not trust it?
Read this WSJ article to learn what it means for your search for a career job when 80% of the jobs are not publicly advertised.
This post also appears on Ned Lundquist’s Job of the Week website.