New Year, New Job? If this is you then you are not alone. The new year is always a time when people start moving around and it’s also historically a good time because many companies are starting their new budgets and hiring professionals are typically in the office after the holiday vacations. When it comes to getting the right opportunity understanding recruitment cycles is key and making sure that your resume is updated is even more important.
What if you didn’t start your search in January and you are not really interested in starting to look until later in the year? No worries, Fall is another great time to look for work as staff typically returns from their Summer vacations and their recruitment efforts are in full force so that they can staff any vacant roles before the holidays and use up budgets before they run out. This is not to say that you should never look for work in the Spring or Summer but these are the best times of the year.
But again you can’t look for a job without an updated resume. Here are a few tips on how to get your resume ready for 2019: