Shouldn't Bother Applying to a Job
If you're in desperation mode-i.e., totally miserable in your current gig or job hunting for the fourth unemployed month in a row-it's temping to apply for any link your mouse lands on.
But if you're set on finding a career that you actually love (which you should be!), stop applying willy-nilly to every job listing you stumble upon, and start focusing on finding the positions that make you excited to ditch your pajamas for the power suit hiding in the back of your closet.
How do you find these gems? Well, first off, you have to learn how to filter out the job listings that just aren't worth your time. If you're not sure exactly what to avoid, here are four signs that you should close your browser window and continue your search elsewhere.
1. It Seems a Little Fishy
If you find a job listing that doesn't mention a specific company name, legitimate website, or any contact information besides an encrypted email address-well, that's a sign you're looking onRead More »from 4 Signs You Shouldn't Bother Applying to a Job