Job search need a shot in the arm? Consider volunteering.
Trying to find a position when one has a very precise specification can very difficult. Even while there may be demand for a specific skill, employers frequently look for well-rounded workers whose resumes show that they also have leadership, team management or project management skills. So, what is a job hunter to do when they’ve spent their career, however long that may be, simply honing a singular skill and not growing other sought-after skills? One option you may not have considered could be volunteering. The following are five ways volunteering can help your job search and your career in general. (more…)