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    I have a degree and I'm studying towards a masters. I have also done a management internship, have lots of customer service experience, as well as other work experience. But I can't seem to get a job! I recently applied to a deputy manager role but didn't even get an interview.

    How can I get management experience?!
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    Are u sure ur just not qualified enough or have the experience required
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    (Original post by Dominoes)
    Are u sure ur just not qualified enough or have the experience required
    No, I need management experience and I don't know how to get it.
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    Typically you would start off in the team then work your way up to management. It'll be hard to go straight into a management role.
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    You are probably aiming too high. You need to look for more entry level roles and then work your way up to management in the vast majority of cases.

    In some areas like retail or companies with high levels of customer service/call centres, you might be able to start a graduate programme as a manager, but most of those 2018 programmes will have already been recruited for.
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    (Original post by Add!ction)
    No, I need management experience and I don't know how to get it.
    You aren't going to get management experience straight off, except in very specific circumstances (the Armed Forces for example).

    You have to break it down into specific skills and gain experience across the board in a range of skills, project work, HR, finance, leadership, relevant IT skills, problem solving etc.
 
 
 
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