How many times in life have you jumped into something head first ... only to kick yourself later and say "Why didn't I think about this before I started? Why didn't I make a plan?" Job hunting is no different.
Contrary to popular opinion, the toughest (and most critical) part of any job search is not writing a resume, networking, or even interviewing. It's knowing what to do, when ... when you are all alone, stuck in your own head.