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Ask the expert: How do I acquire skills without experience? #ADJAMA

Climbing the ladder or switching gears in your career may lead to a common catch-22… how do you gain skills without experience? Let’s chat live with the expert!

Climbing the ladder or switching gears in your career may lead to a common catch-22... how do you gain skills without experience? Let's chat live with the expert!


Job hunting or considering a career change?

Our Austin Digital Jobs Group on Facebook has over 16,000 members which includes many talented recruiters and hiring managers who often answer private questions that plague people looking for jobs.

The first ADJ AMA (Austin Digital Jobs Ask Me Anything) live event covered resume hacks, so it’s time to approach a topic that people in any city and any industry can benefit from: How exactly can a person gain skills without experience?

So you want to be a developer and you have the education, but you’re not getting the job because you don’t have the experience, but can’t get the experience without frickin’ experience!? This is a true challenge.

To address this challenge, we’re hosting an ADJ AMA right here on this page with industry expert, Shelly Eager (who you may know on Twitter as @JobLadyUSA):

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Lani is the COO and News Director at The American Genius, has co-authored a book, co-founded BASHH, Austin Digital Jobs, Remote Digital Jobs, and is a seasoned business writer and editorialist with a penchant for the irreverent.

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