Dear Experts, Should I give up on finding a full-time job and move on to internship level opportunities? Here is how our T.A.P. experts answered this question:Q#216 Never Give Up! Get volunteer work in ur area 4 experience, contacts; keep up job srch-job will come. (@juliaerickson) Q#216 No reason that you can't look for both! Keep at it. Something will come your way soon. (@gradversity) Q#216 Don't give up altho' you could look at internships too. Examine search strategy. Consider prof resume writer. (@louise_fletcher) Q#216 If you think pursuing itern opp'y is giving up, that intern position may be harder to land. Always be Positive. (@iplawman) Q#216 Don't close any doors. Pursue all opps. You never know which will open the door. Positive attitude helps. (@dawnbugni) 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.

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