Here are seven Myths of the Market. Block them from your mind. Don't fixate on the challenges, focus on the possibilities.
1. Myth #1: There are no jobs. There are jobs out there. At Treeline, we see them everyday and we help people find them. As an executive search firm, we know the job market intimately. Our consultants are on the front lines, and can tell you first hand that people are finding new jobs.
2. Myth #2: A job search is harder in this economy. Regardless of the economic climate, a job search is always challenging. Change is difficult, but there's no better time than right now to recreate yourself. Leave your comfort zone behind. Identify companies that offer you the career progression and culture you are looking for and create your own opportunities.
3. Myth #3: The most qualified candidate will get the job. Without a doubt, companies are scrutinizing candidates' resumes much more closely. Let's face it: in this competitive market, they can afford to be more selective. With a much larger pool of qualified applicants available, compani