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Jobs in a Nutshell aims to shed light on what jobs entail in the real world and how to prepare for them. Each episode focuses on a profession or a career-related topic discussing facts, research, and interviews.

Mar 19, 2018

Megumi covers 5 things you can do to preparing for the real world.

1. Write down your projects and frustrating moments in STAR format.

2. Practice your story-telling and oral communication skills.

3. Join two or more organizations (one for developing a job skill, the other for developing leadership skills)

4. Join the student alumni organization and/or Talk to people about their jobs (informational interviews)

5. Get Work Experience - Don't let your ambition limit yourself. Cast a wide net to gain the skills you need to land your dream job.