February 16, 2009

Does the Job Search Have You Feeling Shy?

The job search process is one of those rare things that rewards its participants for being outgoing, well-spoken and downright gregarious. But what if you're one of the 50.8%* that are natural introverts and would rather hole yourselves in a dark cave a la Thoreau than to face the networking throngs? How do you succeed then?

According to a recent Fortune Magazine article by Anne Fisher, introverts can leverage several of their strengths to nab the job. There is some really sound advice here, with which I fully agree. So introverts, take heart and learn some strategies that will help you improve your job search chances!

Read the full article here.

* Fisher, A. Fortune Magazine, Job Hunting for Introverts, Feb. 2009

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