What Sized Company Is Right For You?

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By Susan Ricker

Beginning your job search can be intimidating, to say the least. Besides gathering the necessary application materials and customizing résumé and cover letter content, you're still left with finding and applying for jobs.

In that search, if you're only exploring by job title or location, you're missing an important qualification in the roles you consider. Including a preferred company size not only gives you more structure in your job search, but it can ensure you work in an environment that best meets your needs and plays to your strengths. Check out these three different company sizes, as well as their attributes, and determine what your best match is.