When starting a job search, the obvious steps are to bolster your resume, tweak your Linkedin profile, update job experiences and build your network. But there is something else you could be doing to improve your chances. According Dr. Chris Spera’s research, people who are active in volunteering are 27% more likely to land the job. The article, “How to Stand Out in a Competitive Job Market,” by Greg Baldwin outlines key notes from Dr. Spera’s research as well as other studies to re-affirm his findings.
Visit the article to learn more about volunteering and how you can get involved!