How To Actually Get A Job

How To Actually Get A Job

Nope, not a degree nor a great resume!

Joel Bein
Joel Bein

This post originally appeared as issue 137 of the Daily Job Hunt email. Sign up for kick-butt career hype in your inbox each morning.

The Top 5 Ways to Use Your Resume: A Visual Guide

5. Weekly Grocery List
(At least two of these are must-haves).

4. Crafty Crafts
(Your ship has come in).

3. Use your Resume for Important Public Service Announcements
(There’s business and there’s business).

2. Low-Carb Taco Shell Replacement
(Mmmm. That’s the taste of success).

1. Survival Situation
(Relax. You'll be just fine).


Have Forward Tilt


Everything we teach boils down to this: have a mindset of forward tilt.

Make things happen (vs. allowing things to just happen to you).

Create, don't wait.

People with forward tilt don’t shy away from opportunity. They lean in. They are eager, ready, and excited about new challenges.

If you're setting out in your career, your attitude matters as much as your skills. As long as you bring excitement and a bias for action to the table you can learn everything you need to know once you start.

Hear more in this five minute podcast of the same name.


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Joel Bein

Joel Bein is CEO at Career Hackers and passionate about personal growth and self-driven learning. As a classically trained musician, he is Founder of the New Orleans Chamber Players.