Finding a Job Using Uncommon Search Tactics

Rules are meant to be broken. Think outside the box. Be an original. These are all cliches meant to inspire and remind you that creativity can often be rewarded in life. Yet, even the most adventurous of us can't overcome our reservations when it comes to job hunting. Everything you've been told about the application and interview processes emphasizes being professional. Don't try to be funny in your cover letter. Wear a conservative business suit. Show how you'll fit in as one of the team. In other words, do what everyone else is doing.