Nick Black, founder and CEO of GoodUnited, shares with Joel how job hunters can do better, and what receiving a pitch is like from the business side.
Don’t try and fit in a box. Don’t try and check any boxes. You are you. You are genuinely just your own brand. You are trying to look good to be people, but you’re going to do it even better
When we think about the job hunt, we tend to think about hard and not fun work, but it doesn't have to be that way!
Why is job searching so hard? Because you’re doing it wrong. It’s okay, it’s not your fault. The culture has imprinted the concept of “resume” in you since a young age. You absorbed it by osmosis: Resume = how to
This week on Career Crashers, Joel is joined by Brad Matthews to talk about creating great marketing projects. Brad is a growth marketer at Go Digital China and a Crash user.
You are your own company - "Me, Inc." Your ability to translate the facts of your life into a story will dramatically impact the opportunities you have.
Start with your curiosity.
If you've done the research, you're sitting on insights way more valuable than the average applicant
Go find some cool accounts, figure out who's got interesting Tweets, and follow them. Create a habit of a few minutes a few times a day keeping up on happenings in your spheres of interest.
Andrew Flynn is a growth marketing advisor with a fascinating career crash story, going from pro skier to a thriving marketing career.