Category Archives for Recent Grads

Catch-22 Job Experience: How to Find an Entry Level Position

Job Experience Catch-22: How to Get an Entry-Level Role

The catch-22 that entry-level job seekers face: How are you supposed to get experience if every job requires experience? When companies want you to have relevant experience and skills before joining them, how are you expected to enter the job market to start gaining these skills? As a former recruiter, I’m going to share the […]

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Are career fairs worth it?

Are Career Fairs Worth It? (and What to Expect)

If you’re wondering whether career fairs are worth it, then read on. I’m going to share what to expect at a career/job fair, the most important benefits of going to a career/job fair, and whether it’s worth it to attend as a job seeker. I’ll also share a few key preparation steps you should know […]

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How to Ask a Professor for a Letter of Recommendation or Reference

How to Ask a Professor for a Letter of Recommendation

If you’re wondering how to ask for a recommendation letter from a professor, then this article is for you. We’re going to look at steps and examples of how to ask a professor to be a reference or write you a recommendation for grad school or getting a job. We’ll also look at what to […]

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how long does it take to find a job after being laid off

How Long Does It Take to Find a Job? (After Layoffs and More)

One of the toughest parts of job searching is not knowing how long it will take.  This is especially difficult to cope with after being laid off, or when looking for your first job as a recent college graduate. So after years of working as a recruiter, I’m going to share the average job search […]

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how to find internships for college students

How to Find Internships (Best Websites & Tips)

If you’re looking for internships, then this article is for you… We’re going to go step-by-step through how to find summer internships for college students… including the best internship websites, plus some tips that most students don’t know! (so makes sure you read until the end). 10 Best Websites to Find Internships Online The websites […]

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best questions to ask at a career fair

13 Questions to Ask at a Career Fair

Career fairs are one of the best ways to introduce yourself to potential employers when you’re fresh out of school and looking to break into the workforce. And you’ll likely be practicing how you want to answer any questions companies might have for you. However, it’s just as important to think about what questions to […]

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best jobs and careers for recent college graduates

The 9 Best Jobs For Recent College Grads

In this article, I’m going to walk you through the best jobs for recent college grads who want to earn more money, have better job security, and find fun/interesting work. After years of working as a Recruiter, learning about different positions, hearing what different jobs pay, and studying employment trends… these are what I feel […]

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no job after college

Can’t Find a Job After College? 5 Ways to Get a Good Job

It’s common to have difficulty finding a job in your field (or sometimes any job) after graduating. So if you have no job after college, whether you just graduated or have been searching for 1-2 years, don’t feel bad. You’re NOT alone. And there are a couple of great ways to get a job after […]

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summary for resume no experience

Resume Summary with No Experience: Examples for Students and Fresh Graduates

If you’re looking for how to write a summary for your resume with no work experience, you’ve come to the right place. I’m going to walk you through exactly what to do, and then we’ll look at resume summary examples for entry-level job seekers, students and fresh graduates.  Let’s get started… How to Write a […]

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How to Write a Cover Letter With No Experience in Field - Samples and Steps

Sample Cover Letter With No Experience in Field (And How to Write Yours)

Writing an articulate cover letter is challenging for all job seekers. But if you have little or no work experience in a field, the stakes are higher. It’s more challenging to prove your value when you don’t have a series of professional accomplishments to back up your assertions. On the bright side, you probably have […]

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how to get a job with no experience

How to Get a Job With No Experience (9 Tactics)

If you’re looking for how to get a job with no experience, you’re in the right place. While this isn’t easy for most people, you can do it if you follow the right steps. And I’m going to give you those steps right now in this article. Keep reading for the best ways to find […]

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what to do when you can't find a job in your field

What To Do When You Can’t Find a Job In Your Field – 11 Smart Ideas

So you finished school, got your degree and you’re excited to use it. But what happens when you can’t find a job in your field? I’m going to show you 11 things you can do right away. Sit back, relax, grab a notepad so you remember all of this, and then scroll down to get started. […]

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