So you’re in the market for a new job? Maybe you’re out of work or just ready to move on from where you are. Either way, it’s worth knowing how employers can tell if you’re right for the vacancy they have. Take this fun quiz and see how ready you are to turn on all 7 Signs that tell your next
employer you’re right for the job.
Mark the answer closest to how you feel about the question. Don’t worry if it’s not exactly right, just the nearest one. At the end, find out if you’re a Candidate for Change, a Ladder-Builder or Job Ready. If you’re not already on track for success, you soon will be.
If you’ve been trying to land a job for a while, your score suggests it might not hurt to try something new. You may lack confidence or it could be your attitude is at odds with what employers want. Success comes more readily to those who know what they want and how to go find it. Help is at hand but you have to be open to taking it.
We think you’re on the right lines but it’s time to ‘build your own ladders’. Think of job hunting like playing a game of snakes and ladders. There will be setbacks to steel yourself against but there are also ways to make your own luck and improve your chances… as if you’re building your own ladders in the game.
You have most, if not all, the 7 Signs brightly displayed for employers to see. You have a clear picture of where you want to end up and how that plays to your strengths and your interests. You know what employers are looking for and what to do if you have any setbacks. Importantly, you know how to present all this and show you have the drive to see it through.