How do I compensate for my lack of experience?

You’re relatively green for a position you’re pursuing, yet you somehow landed the interview anyway. No sooner than the pleasantries have been exchanged, the interviewer goes right for the, “So, you seem to be a bit light on experience for this role. Can you tell me how and why you think you’re a good fit?” What now? How should you respond? Is there a way out of this moment? Why were you even brought in? Admittedly, this is a tricky moment for any job seeker, especially if you’re not prepared. Here are three things that you’ll be tempted to say, and why you should refrain. Read more.

Katy Davis

Katy Davis

Katy is responsible for supporting LibGig's recruiting department and recruiting for library and information management positions in the legal, federal, media, corporate, and academic sectors.
Katy Davis