10 Ways to Look for (and Get!) a New Job

There’s a churn going on…in the last month, I’ve received more calls from people who are ready to move up, choosing to leave, been made redundant/fired, or are simply unhappy at their companies looking for a new role than I have ever had since I started Spark Compliance Consulting. Need to know how to get a new gig fast? Great. Not looking now? That’s OK – these actions will always help you in your career progression. Here are ten ways to look for (and get!) a new job.

1. Review Your LinkedIn Contacts in Your Area

LinkedIn is always your best friend when it comes to looking for a job. What you may not know is that you can find all of the local compliance folks in your area so you can ask them to coffee or meet up to talk compliance. When you do so, you can see if they have, or know of, any openings locally. How do you do this?

Go to the “My Network Tab.” On the left-hand side of the screen under “Manage My Network,” click “Connections.” Then click “Search with Filters.” At the top of the screen, you’ll see “People,” then “Locations.” From there you’ll get a drop-down that allows you to type in your city’s location…