When looking for your next job or career opportunity, do you know how to play what I call the “odds game”?
What is the odds game, you ask? The odds game is when you pursue multiple job opportunities at a time to get results faster. Results come in many different flavors, such as more high-quality applications, networking, phone interviews, second interviews and offers.
In my years of coaching job seekers, I’ve observed that many job seekers or career-changers only pursue one job opportunity at a time, sometimes two. This goes for all generations, in my experience, ranging from seasoned senior executives to recent college graduates. This one-at-a-time approach slows down your job search and puts you in limbo while you wait to hear from potential