Dear Experts, I am seeking jobs as a temp in the financial industry. I realize it's pretty bad in that field right now but I have my degree and it's really what I want to get into. Any suggestions of the best way to get on of the temp jobs in finance out there? Here is how our T.A.P. experts answered this question: Q#302 Contact some recruiters that specialize in finance. Join some industry assns. to network. (@DebraWheatman) Q#302 Research companies n ur industry that r doing well. Connect via LinkedIn, markt self as prt time or contract employ. (@kgrantcareers) Q#302 Use alum network, LinkedIn, family, friends 2 find intrnships, entry-lev job; if in biz, more opps l8r. (@juliaerickson) Q#302 If you are having problems finding a temp job, have you considered an internship to get a foot in the door? (@gradversity) Q#302 Research industry pain points; risk management, forecasting, profit analysis, ethics--all key in current climate. (@ValueIntoWords) Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.
September 23, 2009