You Should Be Thankful You Didn’t Take that Job Offer | The Job Search Podcast

Episode 36 July 16, 2018 00:03:57
You Should Be Thankful You Didn’t Take that Job Offer | The Job Search Podcast
The Job Search Podcast, with Amy L. Adler
You Should Be Thankful You Didn’t Take that Job Offer | The Job Search Podcast
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Show Notes

In the career management field, we measure our success by how well our clients succeed in the employment marketplace. This means we talk about and celebrate the number of interviews and job offers you, as an executive, receives. There are cases, however, in which we also value not accepting the job offer. Listen in to learn more about why not taking the job can be a boon to your job search.

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