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New and veteran job candidates have both found that an emphasis on experience for the new position they want may not necessarily be the experience they have. So does a job seeker just give up on that position? Heather Huhman offers five good strategies to go beyond “experience required” and land the job:
1) Focus on your soft skills
2) Share your knowledge
3) Volunteer
4) Go skills shopping
5) Work the room

For the full story on these strategies, read Huhman’s article, “5 Ways to Get the Job When You Don’t Have the Experience.”