I have worked with many people over the years who have avoided applying for a job because they didn’t feel they met 100% of the details in the job description. The problem was they knew they could do the job well and really wanted to do it, so the employer missed out on their application. Today’s post is going to be in a “Quick Tip” fashion so I can break a few things down. My goals is to help you feel better about the application process and applying for a job even if you don’t match 100% of the qualifications.
When I was in college, I used to call my brother every Sunday evening. We would talk about the week, things going on, classes, etc. He had graduated from college as was working for a .com company that was starting up. It was the year 2000. He would tell me about the platform and how they would be able to help models and agents. It sounded like a great idea. I didn’t understand anything he would tell me about the technology because it was hard to grasp. It was all so new and exciting.
Since In person networking is out of the question, what’s the best way to intro yourself, reach new people and gain exposure?
During a year like 2020, it is likely that we will reevaluate our lives. We might take a moment to figure out if what we are doing is working, and if not, what we might do to change that. Maybe circumstances forced us to make a change. Many have lost their jobs, many no longer have a place to live, or it’s possible that worst of all, we lost a loved one. It’s also possible that nothing changed your current situation, but you have decided that it’s time to go down a new path.