“Just go out and apply! That’s what I did when I was your age.”
When you start trying to find your first job or internship, your parents might say something like this. Let’s face it though, this isn’t your parents’ job market. The truth is, competing for an entry-level job is more challenging than it was 30 years ago. Plus, as a teenager with limited work experience, it can be even more difficult to find opportunities. If you want to be taken seriously, you need to be sure that you’re on the top of your job-search game.
Wondering if you’re ready to start looking?
Answer these nine questions to see how you stack up and can better stand out! We’ll reveal a report of your strengths and give you suggestions of how to become an even better job candidate. After that, it’s up to you to start searching. You’ve got this!
Anxious about applying for jobs and internships. Use this quiz to assess your strengths.