Posts Categorized: Human Resources

It’s that time of year: Finding your first job

margaret nathan headshot   By Margaret Nathan, Partner, Strategic Communication, Inc. Every year starting in June, I start to get phone calls, email and the like, “Can you help, my daughter, son, neighbor’s child, niece, nephew, friend of a friend's child get a job in PR or in some cases a job in other fields?"  I never say no. My first question to these budding communication types and job seekers is, “What are you doing to find a job?”  They all say the same,  “I have my resume on every jobsite on the internet. I follow up with email and posts everyday, I just can’t understand, I’m not even getting an interview." This is like telling someone there isn’t a Santa Claus.  PEOPLE hire people. The Inter ... ⇢ read more