Tips on Getting Job Referrals: Your Vehicle to Land in Your Dream Job

Tips on Getting Job Referrals: Your Vehicle to Land in Your Dream Job

You might experience to apply for a job many times, and in many companies via online recruitment portals or e-mails, but there was no feedback at all. Well, time to worry no more! Maximize in this industry the power of job referrals and start to realize your dreams. In the First Place, Why Need Referrals? The job markets nowadays are getting more aggressive, more extensive by the day. Thus, it results to difficulties in job hunting. If one posted job vacancies on-lines, they will be flooded with resumes. Out of hundreds, what is now the probability of being hired? There comes the importance of referrals, mostly from previous employers. The How-Tos on Getting Referrals Let the People Know of Your Existence online In the first place, why can you be hired, and why can you be referred to future employer if the world does not even know of your existence? Professional networking is very important to be able to get a job. And the key to successful networking is communication…effective communication! Make then a powerful bio of yourself. Maximize the Influence of Social Networking You can actually flash your CVs in different social networking sites just as like FB, Twitter and LinkedIn. If not an exact CV, at least you can post what are your capabilities. Let your working experiences speaks for you! Extend Your Business Professional Circle Do not just mingle with social-minded people. Focus more on extending your network with business-minded people. Those people who can actually balance business and pleasure. Take note of the word “balance.” What is “more than” might not be of help at all....
Virtual Assistant: Is It Just a Profession or Lifestyle Change?

Virtual Assistant: Is It Just a Profession or Lifestyle Change?

For a typical office girl, or an ordinary day worker, choosing to become a virtual assistant is milestone decision in life! Imagine working professionally at home? That’s quite absurd for some! And the thought that you will be changing your life style, your daily routine or pattern of life? You may really think that deciding to be one is not really just a matter of changing a particular profession but totally changing your life’s pattern. But does t really matter? Many Vas or virtual assistants preferred to work at home doing some typical office chores. Just as like writing something, receiving and sending communications thru fax or mostly thru e-mail! Doing the office stuffs at home? Isn’t it amazing? Choosing to Become A Virtual Assistant Somehow, choosing to become a virtual assistant is tantamount to devoting your self at home. Well, this time, not just to attend to the basic needs of your family but to improve your career at home. Not just that, improving your salary grade as well! There are indeed so many fine reasons for a mom to finally decide working at home. There are some who had previously been employed in different professional field but feels like they are stuck into something. Without any improvement in terms of career move and salary increase. The major turning points for so many moms are flexibility in schedule. While they will be having more time with the kiddos, they earn well! Please then take note that to be a virtual assistant is not for everybody. It cannot simply just a fallback just because you don’t want to work...
Consider the Pros and Cons of Social Networking: Would You Spend Longer Time Online?

Consider the Pros and Cons of Social Networking: Would You Spend Longer Time Online?

There is no doubt that social networking nowadays is one of the hottest, if not really the hottest online trend in the universe. So why the avalanche of technology? Probably because the different social media sites become a powerful vehicle in giving us a way to keep in connected with loved-ones and friends. Not only that, it also gives the public the opportunities for online networking professionally. Social networking can be beneficial for your career. But just like as any other thing, there might also some disadvantages to be considered. Let us now look deeper on the possible pros and cons of engaging into social networking. This would give you hints whether to work out or to devote more time on doing online activities, or totally not! Knowing on how to make the most of different social media sites will start from basic question of whether or not “is social networking really for you?” If the answer is no doubt yes then it really is! If not, just read on. We might be able to give you more advice and guide to determine it. The Pros of Social Networking Social networking gives many benefits in terms of money and contact to all possible Online workers. With the current trends of technology, it is easier today to keep in touch with old friends, loved ones and former colleagues. Professionally speaking, there is some professional networking site just as like “LinkedIn” that allows end- users to request for an introductions or basic network to “business people” who are in their contacts. The aptitude of this improved connectivity is very powerful. It...
Virtual Assistant Jobs: Basic Techniques on Finding VA Jobs

Virtual Assistant Jobs: Basic Techniques on Finding VA Jobs

Just knowing where to look at, where to find online, that is the basic concept of seeking virtual assistant jobs for you! Logic may help you, but let us then try to be something “technical” in knowing the basics to find the best VA that suits your qualifications!   Know how to create your own website To be able to seek a virtual assistant job, administrative assistant in particular, you will to need to know first on how to create your own website. Basically, the website will be the list of your basic qualifications, contact address and the terms of payment. Don’t worry, it does not need to be anything flashy or fancy. A very simple website will to. Just make sure it would sound professional. Always check job listing or posting websites There are so many free job hunting websites that will enumerate virtual assistant jobs. Please take not that this may be the easiest way to find a VA admin. Assistant job, but this may not also be the best choice because most of the jobs that you might find on this kind of websites are basically small-time, short-timed jobs that needs to be done very quickly. Also keep in mind that you might find a site that will enable you to pay some minimal fees. Just make sure it will compensate the pay that you will receive when the tasks are finally done. Referrals are one of the best choices When you accept the job, make sure your employer will be satisfied of your job. In my case, as VA, I used to find new jobs thru...