One of the goals many young people set for themselves when they finish college or high school is to get vocational training. These work experiences will help them enhance their professional image and test their knowledge; However, research can sometimes be quite a challenge.
on, Giovanna GagoA Skills Development for Employment specialist with the National Program for Scholarships and Education Credit (Pronabec) of the Ministry of Education pointed out that it is very important for young people to prepare in advance so that they can successfully search for work and provided some clues.
Start with your CV. If you don’t have one yet, it’s time to create one. In this document you should put, in a concise and clear way, your academic training, experience (if you have it), your achievements at school, university or institute and the basic skills that you possess. In the event that you already have your resume, be sure to update the data placed.
Create your LinkedIn account. Did you know that this platform is one of the most important professional social networks in the world? Therefore, it is necessary to have your own account, where you can interact with professionals in your area and learn about job offers from various companies that interest you.
Take care of your image online. Having the CVs of applicants in their hands, many recruiters review the candidate’s profile in search engines. Therefore, it is very important that you take care of your digital footprint, and that you manage your social networks responsibly and professionally.
Take advantage of your network of contacts. One way to get an internship is to let your friends, classmates, teachers, and contacts, among others, know that you are looking for new work experiences. Maybe they can help you get it.
Contact your university. Check if your university has a job bank or if it has agreements with some companies or institutions, where you can test your knowledge.
Select the companies you wish to practice. Make a list of those organizations that you would like to be a part of, enter their job boards and apply. You can also check out their social networks, some are posting their job openings on these platforms.
training. Take advantage of the time and sign up for courses that will help you consolidate certain knowledge. You can also start studying or master a second language, because companies currently require professionals who speak another language.
Don’t lose your temper. Sometimes finding an internship can be quite a challenge. Therefore, if you do not achieve the expected results in the first few weeks, do not despair, you will soon have the opportunity to test everything you learned in the classroom.
For more information, remember to write to the email firstname.lastname@example.org. Finally, he indicated that they can also contact Pronabec through their social networks, the toll-free line 080000 18 or the telephone exchange (01) 612 82 30.