Three tips for the young job hunter.

Posted on January 10th, 2011 by

by Mark Wamma, 1/10/2011

In his article, “The Young and Successful Job Search”, Dan Schawbel presents three tips for young job seekers. The first is to find an internship… then find another. Internships are a great way to invest in your career. They provide experience which will pay out in future opportunities. Secondly, make the effort to improve and maintain your online presence. Increasingly, employers are using online resources to screen candidates. To optimize your chances of landing a position, a flattering online presence can make a world of difference. And finally, network. Since many employers prefer to hire someone through a personal recommendation, it is crucial to develop relationships with peers in your industry. These tips are a great way to begin working towards your career. Visit the website to view the entire article and detailed information.

http://www.businessweek.com/managing/content/aug2010/ca2010089_168698.htm

 

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