What fresh grads can do to grab a job????
Rain, rain everywhere but not a drop to drink is one of the most common cry of a common man who seek for drinking water, a similar such melancholia strain could be often heard from a fresh grad who is seeking for an opportunity in IT. Interestingly, it’s a fact that we have ample job opportunities in and around IT and IT enabled environment but most of us are failing to find it out. Here are some helpful tips which will help you to grab the right job of your choice at the right time.
College Placement Centre: Campus recruitment brings in a huge number of opportunities for the fresher’s, which gives you a proper career growth. So utilize this opportunity to the maximum.
What all should be added in a fresher resume? Write a good resume. A fresher resume must have his/her name, email id and mobile number. Then below that your career objective, profile summary, personality traits, academics, technical qualification, academic project done, achievements, extra curricular activities and personal details. You can search in internet to get an attractive format.
Register in Job portals: Register in job portals and linkedin by uploading your updated resume. Daily visit to these job portals will help to show you active. This will help the employers to contact you for the suitable jobs. Because employers are looking for candidates who are needy.
Clean up your online dirt: Making a first good impression will help you positively. Recruiting executives use Google and other online tools to know about you to create an impression. Nowadays, before calling for an interview the hiring officials will search about you in online. So clean up the online dirt.
Prepare for interview: Practice makes man perfect is a true saying. You will have to practice the answers to the regularly asked questions. It is also very important to know about the organization to which you are going to face the interview. Grab as much information you can, through the company website or any other source.
Mock interview video: Taking a video is the best way to understand your mistakes. The gestures you make, how much volume you should generate to sound confident, how presentable you are?, etc. taking a video helps you evaluate yourself and helps you improve.
Job search is your responsibility: Search in newspapers , job portals for new job opportunities. You can also search in company websites for their career vacancies. You will have to hunt for jobs until you get. Thats the only secret tip left.
Reach out to alumni: Keep in touch with your passed out seniors who are placed already. They could help you with the information, if there is any internal job recruitment happening in their office.