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What are some productive things to do while unemployed and out of college?

I'm out of college for this semester and I will finish my last 6 credits in the summer.While I wait I would like to be doing something productive to get out of procastination.I'm a graphics designer(almost anyway) I wanna know what are some things I can do to increase chances of getting a designer job or any job for the time being. I;m job hunting but it's not going so well so I wanna do something productive to keep my morale up and feel like i'm not wasting time.

Asked By: - 1/31/2012
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I would try to get in touch with a bunch of different graphic design company's and offer to work for free. it is a great way to sow a company how valuable you are and get great experience. after awhile they will probably hire you. hope this helped. also try checking out www.padgetfarms.com for ideas. At least it will... More
Answered By: Padget - 1/31/2012
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Volunteer somewhere and gain work experience will enable you to gain employment far easier later on
Answered By: Debbie - 1/31/2012
 
Volunteer. Find some non-profit that you like: hospital, after-school program, animal shelter, soup kitchen, etc. Design a website for them, or re-paint their building in a creative way. Use these as part of your portfolio.
Answered By: Bored Goblin - 1/31/2012
 
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