It's the age-old question: what are employers really looking for? You may wrestle with this thought as you send out countless resumes, requests, e-mails, or phone calls. After all, those on the other side of the table can be a little one-sided and mysterious. Plus, with many employers failing to get back to you in a reasonable time frame, you could get a little frustrated. Are they just not that into you, or do they love to keep you hanging?
Instead of driving yourself crazy, try to focus on what employers are really looking for, then cater your submission as such. Check out these tips to keep yourself in the right mind: