En Route: A Career Blog

How Many Jobs Would You Consider in Order to Stay Afloat?

AUTHOR: Darlene Zambruski
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POSTED: January 11, 2013 at 9:19 am

We all know how difficult the economy still is. Millions are either without work or they’re underemployed in temp and part-time positions. Many are new grads who simply cannot find work in their chosen fields.

In 2005, one such graduate was Daniel Seddiqui, who’d earned a degree in Economics from the University of Southern California (USC). Unable to get a foothold in his targeted career, Daniel turned his disappointment into an adventure – working 50 jobs in 50 states in 50 weeks.

An amazing journey and proof of an individual’s persistence when faced with a sobering economic reality. Not everyone can do what Daniel did, nor should they. However, his ingenuity is an inspiration to job seekers everywhere.

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