How to get hired with no experience

This is the age old question … How do you get hired to do work that you’ve never been paid to do before because you need experience. But to get that experience, you need to do the work. Here are a three ways to overcome this chicken & egg situation: Get Involved The fastest way to learn is to get involved in the community. It can lead to new partnerships, new opportunities, and lend itself to being in the right place at the right time. You will also start learning and understanding who the key players are, what they care about, and what they are working on in. If you’re not sure where to start, here are some ideas. If you’re not sure what’s available in your area, use google or ask around. Local meetups & networking events Read online forums & participate in the discussion. Contribute & add value. Film/Photography forums or community forms Volutneer/attend festivals or industry events Attend workshops & courses The key idea is to spend time around the stuff. Put yourself in a position to win. Put yourself in a position to learn. Create Proof Points You need to create proof points that demonstrate you have the chops to […]