Then when it comes time to start your small business, you will have the upper hand over your competitors.
If you are about to graduate from college and at the start of your career, the best advice we can give you is simply to get out there and talk to as many people you can in the field(s) you are interested in.
There are lot of resources online that I am sure you are familiar with.
But you may not of heard of one right here in Orange County.
It is OCJobTalk.
OCJobTalk is a social networking site that connects students, professionals, job seekers and recruiters.
OCJobTalk represents the hidden job market.
The hidden job market is where the best jobs are and is the exact opposite of the spray and pray approach of simply signing up to the big job boards.
As a job seeker, you have instantly become a marketer. And as Uncle Seth says, you have to make yourself remarkable.
Because good enough just won’t do.
Good enough is average and average won’t win.
You have to go the extra mile and sign up for sites like OCJobTalk, that are small, not well-known but tightly focused and dedicated to finding the hidden gems of the job market.
We use the term “market like you mean it” all the time.
OCJobTalk can definitely help you.