In the highly competitive Memphis job market, a few key things will play a role. Namely, it will be important for candidates to be willing to showcase skills and talents, but most importantly to polish resumes. You may need to take a few more classes or you may need to take on an internship to ensure you have the most up to date skills in the positions most sought after. There is competition and the best candidate is the one that is searching for a job while providing the best possible skills.
There are a few things we do know. The market will improve in 2012 most likely. There will be more companies hiring even at the start of the new year. In fact, there will be positions in a wide range of fields opening up in Memphis. Of course, there is a level of controlled optimism present because there is a lot of room for growth in the jobs arena. If you are looking for a position in Memphis, the job market is there, but you will need to stand out to land the position that you want.