By Nairaland Forum Permit me to bring you to the knowledge of a few things this day. I wouldn’t want to speak much on the current job statistics but it is very much obvious that the number of unemployed graduates remains on the high side as the day goes by.
May I give you a promise that if you are able to follow through on this insightful discussion, your next job application is a done deal!
Let me show you where you are getting it wrong and let me proffer a tangible solution that you will be forever grateful for.
Getting employed this days has gone beyond just dusting your certificates and walking into a business setup to request a job.
Don’t be surprised that even connections fail this days because the person you have your back on has a superior with upper hand to determine who gets in or not. We will talk about that a little later.
Shall we see the four (4) major reasons why you are unemployed despite your constant application attempts;
1. Poor Information :
The matter of poor information is a very crucial one that we need to look into.
Many have lost employment opportunities countless times because they lack information. There are important questions that you need to ask when trying to seek employment with an organization, there are needful information that will ease your stress if you have them about the organization but most people are too much in a hurry.
Did you even care to ask or research about how they employ?
Did you attempt to research on what extra qualities will help boost your chances?
Did you check previous recruitment exercises and the mode of conduct? etc.
Some people even miss interviews because of poor information.
You applied for job and your number is always not reachable, you are not conversant with your mail, you are not checking up for latest developments and you are awaiting employment? You have gotten it oh. Goan resume!
2. Overdependent On Connection :
I started a talk on this at my introductory part which I deliberately suspended till now.
It is a pity that many have over-depended on connections and assistance from people who seek to be in the position to effect certain things. I wouldn’t want you to misquote me as I sure know that this things work most often but sometimes too, it might not be your lucky day.
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Source:: Nigerian Chatter