You studied hard, or maybe not so hard, but the
education phase of your life is over, or will be over
soon. You need to look for work, but you don't
have a lot of experience, if any. You feel
overwhelmed by the job search process and the
competition for the few openings that you see on job
If this is how you feel, stop for a moment and take a
deep breath. Go look at yourself in the mirror.
Now, ask yourself, what kind of pitch can you make that
will get you hired? What type of job candidate do
you want to be?
Here is the most important advice about job search that
you will ever hear, and it has nothing to do with job
search. It has to do with your own perception of
Believe in yourself, because, if
you don't believe in yourself, nobody will.
You may wonder how this tip can help you in your job
search. It will help you because it will be the
seed that will make things happen for you. If you
believe in yourself, then you will make whatever you
want happen. It's about attitude. Attitude
is not enough however, otherwise, any day dreamer would
make it big. You need the right attitude and you
need to work hard to achieve your goals.
Don't put too much pressure on yourself however.
Employers looking to hire a new graduate will not expect
the moon from you. The main attributes they will
be looking for is that you have the right qualifications
and the right outlook to learn and grow. Potential
is what employers seek in new graduates.