To get a job you need experience. To get experience you need a job.
Whether you’re a recent graduate looking to enter the job market or a working professional looking to switch careers, you may have heard the statement above or seen the memes. It’s a chicken and egg problem many of us have experienced at one stage in our lives.
So you’ve probably googled the title above and now you’re here. Don’t worry though, you’re not the only one. I also did the same thing.
In this guide, I will give you an idea of what the exam is like and I how I prepared for it (and passed!)
Having recently graduated with a degree in physics, I spent the summer of 2019 interning at an early-stage startup called Zenu. This was the first time I was exposed to the role of a Data Engineer and the Google Cloud Platform.
You can read more about my internship here.
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Recent graduates have a new dilemma of what style of work they want to do early in their career.
Looking back a few decades, before the dot-com boom and the generation of your parents, a large majority of individuals focused on getting good grades at school with the intent of joining an established company that offered a fair salary and a stable lifestyle.
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