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How do I get a job related to my major after college?

I know that recent graduates rarely get a job in the field they majored in in college, and I understand that you have to make connections, but I'm not sure how to go about doing that in a manner where I will be successful. after-graduation

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Nadia’s Answer

Experience will help you land a job in your field. During college, most students overlook the fact that they need to be proactive in this area. So when it comes time to apply for jobs, they lack practical skills they need to get the work done. Read more about it in this piece by the Washington Post:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2015/01/26/why-are-so-many-college-students-failing-to-gain-job-skills-before-graduation/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.d67242a873f7

Nadia recommends the following next steps:

Experiment on your own. As a writer and digital media specialist, my saving grace was the fact that I started blogging and editing videos before I was 13 years old, just for fun! When it came to apply for positions, I was able to list that I had 10+ years of experience and directly apply what I practiced on my own to my new job.
Ask your professors if they know of any opportunities in which you can practice or gain said skills. This will include internships, workshops, or even events with companies related to your field.
Search job listings. Look out for required skills and experience and write them down so that you can start building them now.
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Micael’s Answer

You can apply to consulting companies such as tech.
Look for career fairs.
It helps to network and go to your Alumini groups with people from the same area and then connect with them, send emails, meet and ask for opportunities.
Look for Internship and companies that offer college tuition, there are several programs around.
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