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4 Factors That Can Ruin Your Job Search

4 Factors That Can Ruin Your Job Search

Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach

Your Experience

If you’ve gained experience in school through internships, co-ops, part-time jobs and/or volunteering, you’ll almost always have an edge over your peers who have not picked up experience in college. Two and three years ago, many students with information technology-related degrees – but little or no experience – learned the degree that was supposed to lead to an immediate job wasn’t worth much to employers without hands-on experience.