Simply believing that you’re destined for success may not be enough to make you successful, but what can help, according to researchers at Stanford University, is having a growth mindset. When you have a growth mindset, you believe that you’re capable of improving yourself and your surroundings with enough effort. You tend to interpret failures and setbacks as learning experiences, rather than indictments. And if you don’t think that sounds like you, don’t worry — there are steps you can take to change your mindset and empower yourself for success. Read More.
1. Update your photo.
Changing your headshot annually is a good habit to get into. Read More.
According to a CareerBuilder survey, a staggering 75% of people said they didn’t hear back from a position they had applied for in the past year. The eight reasons below might help explain why employers don’t respond after job interviews.
Why Employers Don’t Respond After Job Interviews
They’re too busy.
Step 1 in the Ready To Work NJ Program – Job Readiness Workshops!
Improve your chances of getting a new job and complete the first step after registering (and being accepted) by taking advantage of the Ready To Work NJ 2 Day Workshop! These 2 day workshops help with resume & cover letter writing, interviewing techniques, networking & social media tips.
Upcoming workshops are scheduled at:
- Essex CC – Jan. 2 & 4 – Contact Monica Rock
- Bergen CC – Jan. 4 & 5 – Contact Monica Rock
- Cumberland CC – Jan. 4 & 5 – Contact Joe Pranzatelli
Candidates may also receive a phone call from the participating Colleges. Note: if email link doesn’t work, please use the first initial last name @ njworkforce.org to send an email.
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