JOB SEARCH TIP: Tell them what you’ve learned.

19 Jul

As I reflect on my career, there is a quality that has helped me be successful and navigate the occasionally bumpy waters of my career…

… I’ve never stopped learning.

Employers like to hire people who like to learn. Why?

The speed of change is coming at us quickly, and will only increase. What we learn and master today may be obsolete tomorrow.

Guess what? Employers know this as well, so they’ll work to verify you have the skills that can be of value now, and you can stand out from the competition even more if you can showcase how you have learned new skills.

As you are searching for a job, take time to reflect on what you’ve learned along the way.

There are training videos on the web site of my faith community and a handout. This content is free:


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