By Mr. Avinash Bharwani, Vice President – New Business, Jetking
Despite notching good scores in the exams, securing an admission in a reputed college or getting the desired job has been a challenge for students. In addition with a good score, getting the right digital skills and presentation is of utmost importance to secure job. Meanwhile some individuals manage to land the ideal position after a long, hard search but there are some of those who are unsuccessful even a year after they have completed their graduation.
For a fresher to take advantage of new jobs growth, it is very important to continuously upgrade your digital skills. Irrespective of the profession or industry you work in, every business wants to recruit, retain and develop digital skills across their entire organisation. Today, all jobs have a digital element, whether that’s developing software rather than a PowerPoint presentation for your next meeting, creating business leads on social media or producing digital content.
Assuming the rapidity of technological advancement, recruiters find candidates who are open to change themselves and can adapt to a frequently evolving digital world whether that’s in the marketing, accountancy or logistics department.
Get into the action right away with these 3 key things that one can do any time to make sure one is job ready when the recruiters come knocking.
Be clear on where you would most like to work: How much do you really know about the kinds of jobs or industries that you might get into and have interest in so that you can work in a peaceful state. Check the recruiters who employ your kind of skill sets and research on opportunities in these fields. Answering these questions is the first crucial step to getting job ready.
Draft and put together great application documents: Once the candidate knows what they are aiming at, it makes him/her important to stand out from the rest of the applicants. Understanding how to analyse a job advertisement, customising your CV and cover letter to match is the easiest way to create a strong application.
Prepare yourself to succeed in the workplace: For a fresher it is not just about getting through the application process and pass the interview. One crucial part of getting job-ready is about knowing how to build a great workplace reputation once you’ve landed the job or internship.