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HR Recruitment Tips for Recent College Graduates

Interview with Kimberly Smith Recruiter, American Public UniversityEarning your degree is a big milestone in life. Whether you just graduated with your undergraduate, or you went back after years of time off to achieve your master's, the world outside of the classroom can be a bit daunting. In this podcast Kimberly Smith, a recruiter in the HR department at APU, details three great tips for keeping your head up when you're on the job hunt.

Backup Your Fallback Plan

Looking for a job in today's economy is about persistence, experience, and a little bit of luck. The perfect job could open up at the start of your search, or you can spend months looking for a position that fits your backup plan. It's important to keep your mind open, and have a willingness to concede if the timing calls for it.