How can I get an entry level secretary position finishing my associates in business administration?
I currently work in a hospital in housekeeping took the job for the benefits something which I hate i did because to me looks bad on my resume. I think this discourages jobs from considering me for customer service positions and clerical ones. I do have experience and military experience from the reserves and active duty. Need some suggestions please.
Asked By: myckie - 12/4/2008
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Jobs in the field of Law are drying up FAST!! The problem is that we have WAY TOO MANY attorneys and not enough jobs to support them. There are a lot of lawyers working as Legal Secretaries and Paralegals just to put bread on the table - this is your competition. We have a GLUT of lawyers... More
Answered By: mailaccount63 - 12/5/2008
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Check www.usajobs.gov. With your military experience, you already have a foot in the door, and GS jobs provide good security and regular pay raises.
Answered By: rtfm - 12/4/2008
Volunteer at a non profit organization doing exactly what your looking for in a job. It is direct experience in the field.
Answered By: Shar - 12/4/2008
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