18 Ways Finding A Job Is Like Dating

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The only real difference is that getting a significant other usually doesn’t require an application.

1. You find one that you like.

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This is usually the easiest part because there are plenty of fish in the sea!

2. You try to stand out so they will notice you.

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3. You reach out to people you both know so they can put in a good word for you.

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“Networking”

4. You’re not really sure when or how many times to follow up.

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Should I contact them? Do I wait for them to contact me?!

5. Sometimes they ignore you and you have no idea why.

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6. It’s hard not to take it personally.

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7. You try to tell yourself it doesn’t matter, you’ll find one eventually.

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8. But on the inside you’re like:

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9. Then another one comes along and they want to talk to you!

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10. You start doing some research so you have things to talk about.

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11. You plan your outfit.

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12. You get really nervous.

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13. You must make a perfect first impression.

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14. Sometimes you’re incompatible and they never want to talk to you again.

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15. You have a billion failed attempts and you kind of just want to give up.

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16. But then you finally find one that wants you back!

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17. And suddenly you are glad it didn’t work out with any of the other ones.

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18. Because this one is perfect.

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