When economic times are tough, elementary job-hunting skills just won't cut it, job-search expert Richard Bolles says. "In a good job market, you can have rather limited job-hunting skills and still find good work," he says. "But in hard times such as these, if you want to find those jobs that are out there, you must broaden and deepen your job-hunting skills."
Jean talks with Richard, author of What Color Is Your Parachute? 2009: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers, about how to look for a job and have a successful interview during a down economy.
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