For those of you in the know, you’re already aware that September IS “Update Your Resume Month.” But did you know that it might be time to just toss in the towel on your original job search?

That’s right – all too often, there comes a time to take a hard look at what you do regularly that may or may NOT help you in the long run.

Updating your resume? A magnificent idea, especially given the fact that many professionals can’t recall what projects were of significance during a given year, nor the results achieved from them.

However, I’d encourage you to also refocus your job search methods, especially if it seems that finding a new role would be an arduous task. You can find more information on why you should be applying fresh eyes to your job search here.