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Posted June 18, 2014 by

No Experience? No Problem! How to Write Resumes as a Graduate

Illustration of a resume

Illustration of a resume. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Graduates have it tough these days. It seems like every job in your career path requires at least two years’ worth of work experience—even for entry-level jobs. This makes filling out your resume difficult, since few graduates will be able to meet that requirement.

However, there is a way for the inexperienced to write effective resumes that doesn’t involve lies and half-truths. What you’ll need to focus on is the knowledge and skills that you’ve gained in a practical setting, aside from the workplace.

Here is a step-by-step guide on how a graduate can overcome their inexperience. (more…)

Posted March 24, 2014 by

How College Students and Recent Grads Can Turn School into a Chance to Find Entry Level Jobs

While college students and recent graduates might not think they have enough experience to land entry level jobs, they can use their time in school to show potential employers what skills and experience they bring to the table.  Learn more in the following post.

Many college students and recent grads face the “I don’t have experience” dilemma in their job search. In one recent blog post I included this: Most new grads have more experience and skills than they give themselves credit for, and then struggle with turning it into value statements for employers.


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