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Tricia Hendrix
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Whether you're hunting for your first job or looking for a career change these 5 tips will get you ready to land that job.

Whether you're you’re a high school student on the hunt for your first job or ready for a new adventure and looking for a career change, either way, you’re likely faced with a common obstacle - finding a job without experience.

If you think it's time to panic… think again! These 5 strategies will get you ready to land that job:

1 - Build some in-demand skills, get FREE career skills training online at premier career websites like Udemy, Coursera and EdX

2 - Get your references in order, reach out to your teachers, community organization leaders and previous employers and ask them for a reference letter highlighting your skills and abilities.

3 - Don’t forget your personal traits, identify your top personality traits that best reflect your KEY patterns of thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.

4 - Stay Confident, emphasize your quick learning abilities and voice your willingness to learn and take on new challenges!

5 - Talk to everyone you know, talk to family members, friends, past coworkers and local career centers in your area and let them know you are ready to start looking for work, or that you're open to new opportunities.

Get the full low-down on landing great jobs with NO experience at 5 tips to land a job with no experience

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Anne Moore

I've been there. It's always tough with the first job!

I've been there. It's always tough with the first job!

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Jason Lombardo

Agreed. I also found talking to lots of people and having an open mind also very important for the first time job seeker.

Agreed. I also found talking to lots of people and having an open mind also very important for the first time job seeker.

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David Batton

I have a resume

I have a resume

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Xavier Hudgins

Thanks for this.

Thanks for this.

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Raymond Spencer

Can you find me Another Job in the Gloucester and Saluda surrounding areas

Can you find me Another Job in the Gloucester and Saluda surrounding areas

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