I am overqualified for customer service roles and under-qualified for technical positions! I have been applying for and haven't been able to land any in both industries.
I am willing to start from 0 and just get any position to be financially OKAY!
I am sure they all check my LinkedIn and realize there's a huge difference. My LinkedIn shows I have a master's degree and want to get a data analyst role.
How can one get a job while improving themselves to get the ideal role?

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I wasn’t qualified for my role either. The right company will give you a shot if you’ve got grit. We just filled an opening you might’ve liked, but I’ll msg you a link so you can keep an eye in case we get another opening.


All I can say is keep at it and definitely give yourself a stretch. Apply for something a little out of your league. It was the best thing I could’ve done for myself.


Depends on YOE. Assuming you’re aiming for a data analyst role, you shouldn’t be applying to customer service roles since that wouldn’t lead you into that.

Try applying for associate data analyst, junior data analyst, or business analyst roles.


I’d recommend applying to jobs that state something like “new grads” or “no experience required” in their job posting.

Understood you just need income, but applying to jobs that aren’t relevant to your background (ex. customer service) will not land you the job since you wouldn’t be the best candidate for it. You should apply to jobs you have the highest likelihood of being one of the best candidates for.

S/N: overqualified =/= best


Look for @charlotte_chz on tiktok, she has lots of info on how to break into data science as a beginner.


She's awesome! I've been following her! 😌

Look for opportunities to use data analytics in your current role. Is there a specialty project that you can take on that requires research and tooling knowledge. You can ask for 1-2 hours a day to build those skills while on the clock and be able to present a finished project that your current employer can use. Its a win - win!


I don't have a role at the moment!
I have tried to showcase my freelance marketing work and past internships to show I have transferable skills.

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You can go for BA and product owner roles. Knowing technically help but not required for most roles. Things can be learned on the job.

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