4 ways that makes job search effective for fresher
From the last day of examination students start searching their dream job. They visit job sites and find out really few jobs for fresher. That too do not match up to their expectations. They apply for jobs and wait for calls. But sadly do not get calls. And if only they are called for interview, the interview ends with HR saying “It was nice meeting you. But we are looking for someone with experience.” If you are fresher looking for job. We have some tips to make your job search more effective:
- Be active on LinkedIn
LinkedIn is a social network for professionals. It’s like a Facebook for your career. Make
An impressive LinkedIn profile. Include your education, interest and other information.
You can also add resume in your profile. Then connect professionals of company you wish
to work in. Also follow the companies and HR companies to get updated with the
vacancies. Start conversations with the professionals with general career related questions
and seek counselling with them. However, do not show yourself desperate for job. This
helps to build relationship with professionals.
- Make an impressive resume
A resume without work experience hardly catches attention of an employer. So, the tips might make your resume stand out in crowd:
- Mention specific career objective make sure to include you area of interest
- Begin with you highest qualification make sure you mention the year you joined and passed out for every level, educational institution you attended and mention your marks only if it’s impressive enough
- Include necessary technical and personal skills
- Highlight your achievements and accomplishments
- Includes hobbies which reflects your personality
- Make sure your resume’s design is interesting
- Share CVs at many places
We all search for exact match able vacancies for ourselves. But we suggest you to share your CVs to many companies, job portals and professionals even if you don’t meet the requirements. Sometimes we may get a call and in the interview you might impress them with your personality. This might land you with a job offer even if there was no exact opening. This sounds like a miracle but some positions are created according to the people employers meet rather than exactly what employers were searching for.
- Make sure you have an relevant internship, training or volunteering experience
Internship, training or volunteering experience is a must for fresher. It provides exposure with work culture, helps build relationship with professionals and helps to understand the nature of work. The students of our country do not show willingness to do internship and volunteering for free. It’s better if you are paid but don’t be afraid of doing it for free. And training is important for the technical knowhow. An individual wanting to start a career in accounts. Should learn Tally, Swastik or such other accounting software to get a job. You should never hesitate to invest for starting a career.
It been challenging scenario in worldwide that searching being a fresher’s is a completely roller coaster ride or a learning phase!! But by following mentioned steps and tips definitely helps to grow your interpersonal and professional level with the great kick.
If you are fresher and thinking about to hyping up your career with one fresh start!! Congratulations!! Your are on right track!!