Why can’t I find a job?

Below is an interview where tips are given for successful job hunting. This video also gives some advice on how to use social media.  Listen and say if the statements are true or false.


It is essential to have a plan

It is essential to have all the necessary skills to get a job.

Most skills can be learned while you are working

The interviewer  will determine how prepared you are based only on your skills.

 You should be careful with what you show on your social media profile.

Your potential employer is unlikely to google you

Some jobs can be found by means of social media

You should not hit somebody up too much.


Key words in this exercise: Skill set, the glass ceiling, determination, passion and drive, cautious, to google oneself, to be ahead of the curve, to brand oneself, to hit somebody up, bugaboo

Why don’t you look up what they mean and listen again?