It takes time to find opportunities

While there is no set period that applies to every person, on average you should plan on 3 months of active engagement in your job hunt before an opportunity turns into an offer. Below are a few common steps you will experience during your search; you can see where the time can start to accumulate!

  • Preparing and completing application materials
  • Screening Interview (often virtual or over the phone)
  • Getting offered an in-person interview (could be one of several rounds)
  • Wait while other candidates are interviewed and company discusses applicants
  • Receive a verbal offer
  • Negotiations before accepting
Search Timeline & Organization Tips

Get Organized

Staying organized will help you feel more accomplished while assuring you are being timely in every step of the search process. Start by setting both short- and long-term goals to stay on track. Utilize technology and your favorite apps to set reminders and check-ins on your progress. Check out the document below to help you get started.

Sample Job Search Tracker

Organizing your search will help you stay motivated! Don’t be afraid to share your goals with us who can support and encourage you throughout the process.

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