Searching for a job is hard. Searching for the right job can seem impossible. From figuring out where to apply to waiting for the hiring manager to email you back, the job application process can be overwhelming. Having just gone through it myself, I know firsthand how difficult it can be to get your foot in the door and finally land the PR job of your dreams. Throughout my application and interview process, people were eager to give me advice and tips on how to land a job. Here are the five tips that I found the most useful in securing my first job out of school.
Ah, the bottom of the totem pole: where everyone has to start. Working in a fast-paced, buzzing office with professionals to your left and right who know the industry inside and out is exciting and very intimidating all at the same time. However, at BIGfish, being the intern in the office definitely has its perks and is an incredibly meaningful opportunity.
In case you haven’t heard, BIGfsh is a finalist in BostInno’s 2015 Coolest Companies competition! We always thought we were pretty cool, but it’s nice to hear it from somebody else, too. In fact, last month, BostInno included us in its “Coolest Company Outings” roundup for our company trips to Vegas, Panama, Iceland and everywhere in between! Now it’s time for you to help: through this Friday, August 7, BostInno is accepting votes for the “Readers’ Choice” award. Click here to vote for us now! It only takes a few seconds.