What It Really Means When You're 'Overqualified'

Have you ever had an employer or recruiter say you're "overqualified" for a job? What do you do when you're 'overqualified'? Honestly, how can you really be "overqualified" for a job? You can either do the job, or you can't. How can having more experience than required be a negative, right? So, what does "you're overqualified" really mean? In a recent article I wrote for AOL Jobs, I explain what it really means when you'e overqualified. Read The Full Article Photo Credit: Shutterstock

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Recently, a list of companies that have the happiest employees was circulated online. The companies were commended on their ability to promote a healthy work environment and sustain work-life balance. Pfizer came out on top with Kaiser Permanente coming in second, followed by Texas Instruments. Looking at these lists, one wonders how these companies are able to promote such a positive productive environment for their employees.

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