Post grads are like wild cats hunting for prey in a vast, empty stretch of land. You've got to be quick, or you'll miss out; or, if your teeth aren't sharp enough, the bigger lion will catch the antelope, leaving you back at square one...hungry...and lost.
Okay, slightly dramatic, but ya feel me.
Coming out of uni, you basically take what you can get. There are thousands of jobless 21yo's with little to no experience competing for only a handful of jobs.
"You need more experience," they say.
Okay, so how am I supposed to get some bloody experience, with no experience, if you won't give me the damn experience!? It's a vicious cycle.
"You interviewed well, we just had another applicant that stood out more."
Well what the hell is that supposed to mean? What did they do that was so great? Could they balance their coffee on their forehead while doing a cartwheel? Did they volunteer in Africa for an entire year?! WHY ARE THEY BETTER THAN ME?!Read More