Turns Potential Employers ON & What Turns Them OFF?
to an annual survey conducted by the National Association of Colleges and
Employers, these are the most important qualities that employers are looking for
in a job candidate, in priority order:
A strong work ethic.
sure to highlight those skills in your resume, during your interview, and in
your thank-you letter.
same survey discovered the number-one thing that can turn potential employers
off -- a job candidate's appearance! Specifically, they cited unusual hair color
or style, body piercings, tattoos, and unusual clothing as things that most
often gave a bad first impression.
you think is "cool" may be the "hot" ticket to the reject
list! So keep your need to express yourself under wraps during the interview,
and you'll have a better shot at getting the job.