Starting Your Job Search? Advice From ExecuNet’s Founder Dave Opton

Searching for a new job is a challenging time. Despite all of our technological advances in recent years, first impressions are lasting impressions… especially at the senior level. Online or offline, evaluations are being made in seconds, not minutes, so if you’re in job search ExecuNet’s Founder, Dave Opton, advises, “Don’t fall into the trap of ready, fire, aim. If you’re going to take your act on the road, you’d better make sure your act is ready to be taken on the road.”

Listen to this short video to hear Dave share some advice on getting started on a job search and some ways in which ExecuNet can help.

Searching for a new job can be a challenging time, there’s no denying that. While it can be difficult, it is also a time of enormous opportunity and possibilities. First impressions, especially at the executive level, are vital, so there are some things you’ll want to attend to right away. Let us guide you and help you create a plan for all of your career options and get you fastest results. Join Now


William Flamme

William Flamme

William Flamme is ExecuNet's Marketing Content Manager, where he is responsible for developing engaging career, job search, and leadership insight and delivering executive-level content across the various properties under the ExecuNet brand. Prior to joining ExecuNet in 2008, Will earned a master's degree in education and taught fifth grade and sixth grade. As a teacher, he deepened his appreciation for the written word and mastered skills necessary for managing writers who sometimes view deadlines as homework.

1 Reply to "Starting Your Job Search? Advice From ExecuNet’s Founder Dave Opton"

  • JIm Morris
    March 1, 2017 (1:14 pm)

    I enjoyed the comments and understanding them completelyt