Are You Really Qualified For That Job?

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By Sonia Acosta

You did it. Four years of college went by in a haze of parties, new experiences and, hopefully, at least a few dozen textbooks. Now it's time to go out into the world and get a job. Should be easy, right? You've done your part, and someone out there owes you a job. Wrong.

Companies are looking for qualified workers who will help their businesses move forward. Beyond a college degree, you will need to show experience, concrete skills, emotional intelligence, tenacity and myriad other qualities.