The Step-By-Step Guide To Landing Your Next Job

The road to your dream job — or, let’s be honest, even just your next job — can feel daunting. Sure, you’re talented and competent, but how do you translate that into a paid position that you’re psyched to show off on LinkedIn? While there’s no one way to nab a great position, there are concrete things you can do to set yourself up for professional awesomeness.
From getting a hiring manager’s attention to prepping for an interview — a mani done in OPI Infinite Shine’s long-lasting, striking lacquers helps — here’s what top recruiters and HR executives know to be true. Start today, and soon enough, you’ll be saying, “Why, yes, I can start in two weeks.”
Sources: Jessica Pryce-Jones, author of Happiness at Work: Maximizing Your Psychological Capital for Success and founder of the iOpener Institute; Kristy Hurt, founder of Kristy Hurt Consulting; Suzanne Lucas, founder of Evil HR Lady; Dana Leavy-Detrick, founder of Brooklyn Resume Studio and Los Angeles Resume Studio.

More from Work & Money


R29 Original Series

Watch Now
A look at the subcultures around the world that colour what we wear — and why.
Watch Now
Explore the world's most vibrant cultural and culinary centres—in 60 seconds, of course.
Watch Now
The craziest trends, most unique treatments, and strangest subcultures in the beauty world.
Watch Now
Millennial survivor-woman Lucie Fink dives headfirst into social experiments, 5 days at a time.