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Find Your Dream Job: Insider Tips for Finding Work, Advancing your Career, and Loving Your Job

Jun 30, 2021

Asking for help during a job search is a no-brainer; we need others to help us make connections, identify our strengths, etc. But what should you do if you ask for help and get no response? Start by looking at your request, says Find Your Dream Job guest Mike Bird. Was it specific enough? Keep your requests short and to the point so that you aren’t wasting others’ time. Mike also suggests finding things you may have in common before sending a cold email. Focus on building relationships that will serve you long-term instead of depending on one-off conversations to get you that job.

About Our Guest:

Mike Bird ( is a Montréal-based career coach for new graduates and young professionals looking to confidently establish themselves in the working world.

Resources in This Episode:

  • If you’re a new grad or young professional looking for your first real job, learn more about how Mike can help you by visiting his website at (
  • Be sure to check out Mike’s podcast, The Career Builder’s Podcast, at (
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