Looking for employment without adequate preparation is wrong. No organization wants to employ people who can’t add value to them. Acquire general employability skills; and skills in your field of interest, have something to offer.
Not only do you gain work experience, you stand a higher chance of getting employed when there is an opening in the organization. However, it’s advisable you get a place close to where you live to minimize transport cost.
Put Yourself Out There:
Want to be an OAP, start a Vlog. Social media is one of the biggest marketing tool you have. Sell yourself well. And also mind the type of content you post on your page, these days, employers ask for your social media handle during interviews.
Build your network:
Build Network With People In Your Field Of Interest: Connect to them online, LinkedIn is a very good platform to get contacts.
Have a good CV:
You stand a chance of having your CV trashed if you use the same CV you used in applying for the post of a Secretary for applying for the post of an HR. Write your CV in line with each job role. If it means paying a professional to write it for you, do it!
While looking for employment, ensure to position yourself well enough to earn the job.