Getting Unstuck In Your Job Search

If you become the go-to person for expertise in your field and market yourself as a brand, you can create your own job opportunities

There are over 10 million anxious job seekers on the prowl, flooding the job market with applications and résumés. Employees are working tirelessly to convince managers and company heads that their role is crucial to the survival of the company, even in the current economic climate. But the truth is, there are only some 3.1 million available positions, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Job Openings & Labor Turnover Survey. All hope is not lost. You can attain one of these few positions by marketing yourself as a brand.

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