How can I get a better job?

I recently graduated from college and have only ever had retail and service industry jobs. My big dream is to work somewhere where I don't have to stand on a concrete floor for 9 hours a day. Is it possible for someone with no experience to get a simple receptionist or administrative assistant job?

Asked By: yvette - 12/15/2010
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As you have a college degree you should be able to find graduate positions - which are specifically aimed at those who have the necessary qualifications but no experience. They are usually low paid but the benefit is that you get on-the-job training and you are guided in your first few years
Answered By: redsolesoul - 12/16/2010
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With a degree u should b looking for more than that y go through all that schooling to b stuck as a "simple receptionist" but if u want tht for now it wont hurt to Spice up ur resume. Make sure u go dressed professional b clean from ur head to ur toes wear jewelry but nothing too flashy n dont over do the perfume. N... More
Answered By: Ricco Galan - 12/16/2010
Maybe you should try hospitality (hotel) as there should be a chance to work yourself up the ladder by being punctual, reliable and committed. Find somewhere with student workers in key positions for faster staff turnover and more chances for you. There should be desk work available and you might get a live-in post..
Answered By: Davre - 12/18/2010
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