06 Nov “Appears to be no shortage” 😆
Going to meetings and “networking” often makes people feel they’ve done something productive when, sadly, they usually haven’t. The same is true with considering the application process a numbers game. “Oh, if I shotgun blast my resume everywhere on the Earth, something’ll hit at some point.” Maybe, maybe not. One thing you’re definitely accomplishing with that strategy is telling the market you’re desperate – in fact, so desperate that you aren’t even bothering to read the job requirements. You’re also p1ssing off potential employers by wasting their time.
You can read this article in its entirety at the job market journal: