How to Get a Job Reflection - This article was really informative and I found it really relevant for us college students since most of us will go into

How to Get a Job Reflection - This article was really...

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This article was really informative, and I found it really relevant for us college students since most of us will go into the working field right after our four years as undergraduates. The part I found most interesting was, “for every job, though, the No.1 thing we look for is general cognitive ability, and it’s not I.Q. It’s learning ability (Friedman 1). It was also surprising to me that their hiring rate for people without a second degree education was pretty high and that it was rising. I liked the part about GPA not being that great of a factor in getting hired, compared to other aspects. For college admissions as well, I know that colleges are trying to stray away from focusing too much on grades, because they realize that good GPA doesn’t determine everything —though good grades will be a plus in getting you admitted to a college or a job, it is who that person really is and what they are able to accomplish outside of the realm of grades (which are just merely numbers, when boiled down to it). I really liked the points that he brought up about
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