What Doesn’t Work: Trying to get a job as a graphic designer by spray painting your portfolio on train cars, billboards, overpasses, livestock, milk trucks, sidewalks, etc., etc. (inspired by a true story: Click to Read Article Read More
What Works: Clear your record! If you ever made a dumb mistake in the past and ended up with a criminal record, get it expunged. A criminal record will almost always come back to haunt you sooner or later in job applications, promotions, volunteering, etc. Visit UTexpungement.com to see if you are eligible.