“You were a great candidate, but don’t have the years of experience we want.”
What? Come on. Who is ever going to have 5+ years of experience for a role where you’re hiring a fresh college graduate?
This was my first year out of college…and I had experience. One company told me that all my experience was internships…well, it’s not like I was just getting coffee!!
You mentioned a lot of good tips that will help others just starting out to get a foot in the door. One thing I have realized is that Networking is a huge part of landing a job. Huuuge. A lot of people don’t believe me.