WITH DEGREE + NO EXPERIENCES = NO JOB

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dm.cobb@hotmail.co, in Detroit, Michigan

44 months ago

lokita in Lufkin, Texas said: I'm bilingual as you see. I have an accounting degree, but little or none experience. I believe that I just don't know the right people or contacts. Then if I try for a hospital clerk job or teller in an bank, then I AM OVERQUALIFY.

HELP I JUST NEED A JOB!

I'm in the same situation. I wish I could go back and do it all over again. Taking internships while you're in school is very important. Trying to jump start a career is very depressing.

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Anna in San Antonio, Texas

41 months ago

I am in the same position as well. I am about to get my degree and having to look for positions like office clerk and secretary or anything in order to gain experience becasue I cannot find a job! I feel it also has to do with me living in a small city.

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lokita in Lufkin, Texas

41 months ago

You are right or change a degree to health like lab tech or something like that. I'm working as a clerk, that is because I went to an agency, and a company needed someone with good "TYPING" skill. So, I’m working as part time, low pay and depressed. As you see nothing to do with my dream job, as an accountant.
I consider San Antonio as a big city, I guess it is not. Good luck!

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shirleen in Urbana, Illinois

33 months ago

Totally Agreed!

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lokita in Lufkin, Texas

33 months ago

Well I am back to be unemployed. The company wanted to hire me, with a PAY CUT!!! and more responsibility, I told them bye!!!

Still looking for an Accounting job! please, PLEASE

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looking in Mchenry, Illinois

32 months ago

I'm also in the same position. They need an Accounting clerk with an high school diploma or equivalent, but won't hire some one with a bachelor degree, Amazing.

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lokita in Lufkin, Texas

32 months ago

Yes it is amazing. I guess they don't want to pay us, and because they are not paying much are also afraid that we will leave for something better, so they avoid us. It is so sad and depressing sometimes.

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JobHuntAvenger in Washington, District of Columbia

27 months ago

A.K.V.:

1. Do not post any personal contact information here for any reason, ever. Way too many scammers out there to take advantage of you.

2. U.S. companies don't care much for U.S. citizens with U.S. college degrees. If you've got a non-U.S. degree and background, you simply don't exist to them.

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shirley in Wilmington, Delaware

26 months ago

Hi I have 2 kids and I am in desperate need of job I have my graduation but no experience in any field.I will be very happy if you show me any job.I am ready to work for 1800$ also.

Thanks
shirley

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BRSA33 in Scranton, Pennsylvania

20 days ago

I have an associate's degree in accounting. I apply for every accounting clerk position that is advertised. They all say that want candidates with an associate's degree in accounting. However, I usually don't get called back because they actually care more about experience than the education.

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