It’s not uncommon for resumes from applicants in their mid- to late 20s to list a succession of short-term, low-skill, entry-level jobs.

4 things to do first thing in the morning to land the perfect gig during your job search

Looking for the most perfect job can be an arduous task but there are a few tips for your morning routine to help you land your dream gig.

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Blog every single day

Creating an online diary will not only help you build a web presence, but it will also help you gain a plethora of new connects. Share your learnings and findings along the way, and you could even become a job hunting guru.

Get up one hour earlier

Are you familiar with the line, "the early bird gets the worm." That phrase is especially true when it comes to job hunting. By waking up with the sun, you can get a head start on applications, networking and researching, so don't sleep in. 

Shift your attitude

Staying positive is essential. Don't allow your current circumstance to reflect your outlook. Afterall, you need a great attitude when you're meeting potential bosses and hiring managers. 

Write it first

Jot down your daily goals so you can keep track of how much you're accomplishing each day. Mark off every task as you complete it. Whether you want to practice a few interview questions or send out a couple of new applications, putting pen to paper can help you meet your goals more successfully. 

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