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I am going to complete my Ugrad degree in Economics with 2 minors in Pol Sci and Mathematics. I've been having a hard time in finding a decent job despite my skills. Im looking for jobs in the field of Finance- Securities/ Investment Firms, Brokerage Firms, Etc. My GPA is not top notch- a 3.37, but it's not bad either. I've had several interviews so far and although i've heard back from some companies, those were the jobs that i did not really want. I've worked in a Law Firm before and i've also worked as a teaching Assistant/ tutor for elementary/ middle school kids. Is there any way that I can make myself more marketable? Any tips for job interviews/ job search?

Asked By: SheKnows - 3/11/2008
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1. First of all do what you enjoy. Trust me, doing this ensures better job prospects and also better income... More
Answered By: Royal Horse - 3/11/2008
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We are entering a recession and the job market will be really bad for at least a year, so if you can stay in school. If not take what you can get. My daughter, who had qualifications similar to yours, graduated during the 1991 recession and only 3 people she knew got a job before graduation and she did not get a good... More
Answered By: meg - 3/11/2008
 
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