Perhaps you just graduated and are still job-hunting. Perhaps you are a college senior and thinking about job hunting.
Jobs just don’t happen. I think you already know about this from talking to your friends.
There’s an art and a science to getting a job in today’s market. So here’s the scoop. I blog about engineering and technical professionals. I blog about technical entrepreneurs and startups. I blog about how you can provide relevant value to yourself, your employers and your customers. I’m more than a bit concerned about you.
Before the economic meltdown in 2008, your technical degree was like an insurance policy – a guarantee that you’d be able to get a job and keep it for life.
Right now, even the most educated undergrads and grads are finding that prospective employers require them to have experience before they’ll be hired. And how to you gain that experience? You have to have been hired. Stop trying to figure this out on your own. You can ask for help and receive insights and advice. Or, why not ask for insight and receive help?