Keywords, Networking, & Action Plans: A Career Coach Offers Tips For Getting A Job In Today’s Market
Brady suggests that if you can hit six out of 10 bullets, you should apply. “Unless it says it’s required, like ‘You must speak Spanish.'” In that case, think twice.
“But if you have nine out of 10 and the one thing isn’t required, I might still apply. That’s when you need someone to get you past the screening process,” she says.
And be realistic. If you’ve never danced before, chances are you’re not going to be a prima ballerina, to use her analogy. But if what you want is to be involved in dance, there are lots of options. Find the one that’s right for you and work it.