15 May Episode 128: Simple Steps For Landing Your Dream Job Out Of College
Simple Steps For Landing Your Dream Job Out Of College
It’s that time of year when graduation looms for college students across the country, which means many grads will be flocking to the streets in search of their dream job!
If you’re a grad, you may want to pursue a career specifically in what you studied, or perhaps you have found an interest in something else. Whatever direction you choose to go in is okay.
My first job was in politics, and then a career in news. I’m now a successful career strategist.
In this episode, I share some top strategies you can use as you enter the job hunt, including:
- It’s ok to hear the word “no”.
- Prepare your elevator pitch.
- Ask for what you want.
Finding a job can be stressful and highly competitive, but if you have clear goals and a solid plan, I know you’ve got this!
Here are the highlights from this episode:
(00:49) What if you don’t get the job you want?
(02:05) Don’t always accept the first offer
(03:46) The word ‘no’ means ‘next opportunity’
(05:00) What are your deal-breakers?