10 Guerilla Job Hunting Tactics

Get dropped behind enemy lines

Does the employer have an Employee Referral Program? Dial the switchboard and ask for sales or customer service. Say, "I'm considering applying for a job" and ask, "Do you have an employee referral program?" Either way, then ask: "Would you consider referring me?" Whatever the answer -- "Yes" or "No" -- no harm, no foul. You might even get some insider tips to help you on the way.