Evidently... a bachelor's degree doesn't mean much in the "job" world. Either I am underqualified or overqualified which means I am NOT qualified for anything.
The smaller, lower end jobs say I am overqualified because I do have my college degree and the bigger, higher pay jobs so I am underqualified because I don't have any experience.
So I have come to the point now where last week I dressed up pretty and walked into about 12 local medical offices and asked if they have any open (front desk/clerical) positions. The overwhelming response: "No."
On the upside... I do have an appointment with a staffing recruiter from staffing agency. I really, really hope she can get me some work!
Annndddddd... I came up with the brilliant (lol) idea to email EVERY psychologist I can where I live and this is what I wrote:
I am a graduate school this fall. I am working towards my MS in Counseling to eventually getting my LPC.from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. I just graduated with my BA in Psychology and I am returning to TAMUCC for
I am currently searching for any job that can help me gain experience and I was wondering if you had any available positions? I would love any administrative, assistant, clerical, etc type work and I think it would really benefit me if I can work in a mental health setting.
Thank you so much for your time.
Well, I had one respond saying that she'd like to meet with me to discuss some possible opportunities!!! But she's out of town right now so that will have to be next week sometime...
*Wish me luck*