How to Volunteer to Gain Experience and Begin Your Career
When I work with job seekers struggling to break into a new career field the compliant that I hear the most is that no one will hire them due to lack of experience. When I hear this claim, my response is ; what have you been doing to gain that experience and get the hiring manager’s attention? All too often, the answer is, applying online.
Unfortunately, sitting in your slippers and spending hours in front of your computer isn’t going to land you a job. You need experience to get a job, but employers won’t hire you without it – talk about being stuck between a rock and a hard place. But, all hope is not lost! Volunteering to gain experience will help you begin your career.