683 Ways to Fail to Get a Job Offer - from Mark Manson

April 22, 2014 Renee Masur

How to Stand Out When Applying for a Job

Mark Manson - 683 Ways to Fail to Get a Job Offer

When you're in the running with 700 other applicants to apply for a job what really sets you apart from all the rest? Some things are obvious, like submitting the application on time or reading through ALL the instructions. But some of Mark Manson's requirements may surprise you.

It all comes back around to passion.

“Reading over job applications 13 hours a day for four days straight one quickly develops a quick eye for what differentiates great applications from sucky ones. You begin to see patterns, themes, variations. You see what makes the good application good, the bad application bad, and the ugly applications, well, ugly.” Click here to read on...

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