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How to Prepare for Graduate Jobs Hunting

By Sahil Goyal Subscribe to RSS | December 12th 2011 | Views:
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Hunting a graduate job might seem so hard for some people; others get so lucky finding jobs just right after graduation. Actually it is nothing about luck; it is hard work and doing the right steps that help them get their graduation career. The main problem is that more companies are not even willing to hire people in their companies, however there are lots of jobs are still being posted and you will get one of them.

Before graduation, start thinking what your dream graduate job is and what the ways to get it are. If you want to work in photography for example, start taking courses about it in your summer free time, it is very important to use free times you have while study that will save you lots of time after graduation when you should be working. Always use summer time to learn new skills and they will help you find better jobs.

You can find seminars about skills that are very important to graduates like presentation skills, CV writing, and interviewing skills. They are widely available online and you can learn them free. All you will have to do is hit the search box in any search engine you like and you will find hundreds if not thousands of websites that provide graduate career advice for free. Some companies will carry out events like graduate recruitment exercise to give you an insight about soft and hard skills needed to find a job; they can be very useful for graduates who are seeking graduate jobs.

Search for reputable companies that offer internship programs and join them even if they won’t pay you anything, they will add great advantage to your CV which is experience that seems the magic key to most jobs right now. You must know that hundreds are waiting in the line of graduate careers just like you. In order to beat them all, you will need to have an edge over them to make more preferable of yourself.

You can also stand out by practicing aptitude tests which are also available online and most companies are holding them for graduates who apply for jobs. It is usually 10 or 15 minutes and will have multiple questions about various skills as analysis skills, verbal reasoning, attention to detail, and other elements as well which make very important determinant of whether the applicant would be a good candidate to work in the company or not.

These are just some general guideline about graduate careers and how you can start preparing for them before graduation.

Sahil Goyal - About Author:
Gradvantage is a social networking website for graduates and students, providing career information, graduate recruitment, graduate careers, interview questions, job finding tools, company reviews and details of graduate and internship programs in Australia. For more information please visit: graduate recruitment

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