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New College Grads: Are You Qualified?

Getting a job after college used to be a lot easier.  Having a new degree with knowledge of the latest academic principles in your field and new technologies made you a great candidate.  But now, you need more to differentiate yourself and compete for the fewer jobs available. 

To add to the challenge, companies expect some level of experience working in the “real world” BEFORE you graduate.  The value of internships and co-ops has risen considerably.  Read more about this in my latest article for Job-Hunt.org.

Article:  Dreaded Words for New Grads: “Not Qualified”

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June 22, 2010 - Posted by | Job Search, Job-Hunt.org article, New Grads

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