Job Search Talk – Episode #1 – Answering Quora Questions

The topic Jobs and Careers on Quora is a forum for questions and answers for on a variety of topics related to employment. On episode #1 of Job Search Talk, I provide answers to a few random questions.

Question #1

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Doug’s Take: Yes. Even if the job that is presented to you is not a fit, it’s worthwhile to respond and network with the recruiter for future potential opportunities or referrals.


Question #2

Job Search Talk Questions - Job Seekers Blog - JobStars USA

Doug’s Take: The worst places to look for jobs are the places where everyone else is also looking.


Question #3

Job Search Talk Questions - Job Seekers Blog - JobStars USA

Doug’s Take: Resumes are part of the fabric and culture of our society. When applying to a company, you’re usually asked to furnish one.


Question #4

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Doug’s Take: If you can afford it, non-paid internships are a great way to get your foot in the door. It creates separation between you and peers that are unwilling to do unpaid work.