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5 Tips to Make Yourself More Employable

It is a fact that landing you a perfect job can be quite hard at times. There are so many aspects that need to be taken care of and you must consider them all. Developing a desirable set of traits in you proves to be really important at the end of the day. Here are some tips that will certainly increase your employability.

  1. Personal presentation

Many a times, people are judged instantly by the way they look. It is about personal hygiene, ironed clothes, clean nails and combed hair. It may be considered as an obvious thing to making first impression during your interview, but it’s equally important to maintain your positive impression once you’re hired.

  1. Develop work ethics

Integrity, honesty, commitment and reliability are all important. Trick actually lies in how you can show it. Think creatively and devise your own ways for impressing your employer by your work ethics that you might have developed over time.

  1. Motivation & enthusiasm

Employers usually want a ready-to-help attitude. However, the way employer gages that in the interview is important. You need to keep your tone and body language positive. Make sure that you speak enthusiastically as well as provide your own strategies and ideas.

  1. Enhance the desirable skills in yourself

When the job market is competitive, you must have the most desired skills to take advantage of the opportunity and stand out from the rest. With increasing technological focus, it usually means to develop your computer skills. Investing time and money in IT or computer training courses would be helpful in developing all those skills that every employer is in search of. In case, if you lack computer experience, getting yourself trained in such areas can make you one of the most suitable candidates for most positions. Based on positions that you are looking for, different skills can be desirable and getting yourself equipped with those skills can put you in the driving seat.

  1. Finally it’s all about attitude

While recruiting candidates, it is all about attitude. Even though skills, talents and experience are vital for potential employers, the way you approach the opportunity is going to be crucial. You must be ready to accept any criticism with a positive frame of mind and must be willing to learn. If you are able to combine these things in yourself then your employability would definitely go skyrocketing.

5 Tips to Make Yourself More Employable was last modified: September 12th, 2016 by Tammy Richards

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Entrepreneur, writer, and marketing expert. Would like to share my experience and knowledge with Australian business owners, especially small businesses, and new starters.

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