Finishing education is one of the most celebrated events of one’s younger years; this allows for a great sense of achievement and self-pride.
However, following this is the much-anticipated job search which may seem daunting when one hasn’t experienced looking for a job in the city.
There are a few things to remember while job hunting, which will make the experience a lot more enjoyable.
- Use a recruitment agency. Recruitment agencies provide comfort and ease during your job search, offering invaluable advice to guide you towards your career path. Not knowing where to begin can be one of the biggest struggles for people on the hunt for a job, recruitment agencies help to create a pathway suited to you.
- Ascertain what you want to do! Doing a job that you enjoy makes all the difference when it comes to working with a positive, ‘can do’ attitude. When considering the career you want to choose, think of things that you really love doing, whether it is relationship building, research, logistics or anything else. Whatever it is that you enjoy, ensure that it is incorporated within roles you are applying for.
Be yourself, and be as honest during your interviews. Make sure you are confident and most importantly comfortable in what you are saying will create a highly positive atmosphere within your interview. Telling a potential employer that you have advanced skills in excel when you haven’t will only make you more nervous. Be honest, be happy, be yourself.