How Current Are Your Tools?
Recently we ordered a part online to fix something that was broken on our outdoor sprinklers. The part arrived in the mail, exactly what we needed and we were good to go. Afterwards, I looked at the paperwork that came with it: a typical packing slip and....a rolodex card:
This struck me as funny, only because awhile back, my 11 year old daughter and I were talking to my parents and my mother mentioned that someone's phone number was in her 'rolodex', and my daughter said "What is a 'rolodex'?" We laughed and commented how most people have their address book in an electronic format.
So when I got this rolodex card with our order, it made me wonder:
(Note: I purposely am not showing the contact details on the card - but, I do want to give them props: the card is a really bright fluorescent green which does not come through properly in the picture).
So, my point is: in order for YOUR job search marketing to be effective, you need to be using the right tools. Are you:
In order for your job search to be successful, your tools need to be current.
Stop expecting a rolodex card to do the heavy lifting that new and improved tools could do for you much better.
Job Search and Career Strategist who hopes I have written something you'll find useful.