is up there in the top five or so important things in your life ....
...your partner and family
...where you live and your house
...your education, leisure
AND your career - and not necessarily in that order.
So when you email your cv to recruitment consultants, don't just send through a cv and not include covering letter or brief explanation on what your looking for!
Seriously, if you can't give some thought into what you want to do, how can you expect someone else who doesn't know you, to have the answers. AND on top of that, why would any employer want to employ someone who can't even give serious thought about what they want to do.