Young and innocent job seekers, pay attention. If you are just entering the world of work, you might want to take a look at “Reality Check: 5 Things No One Tells Young Job Seekers” by Ben Carpenter. He provides some useful advice to new college grads – or to experienced job hunters. Number 3 is especially pertinent.

  • Don’t think about what you want to do. Think about what you can do.
  • Know that getting a job is a job.
  • Understand whose problem you’re trying to solve.
  • Own your mistakes.
  • Be a leader your first day on the job.

Read the full article here.