Nine Ways to Overcome Being Overqualified
Published: Nov 19, 2009
U.S. News -- Nothing is more frustrating than applying for a job you want and being told you’re "overqualified." You figure that, "Hey, if I’m willing to take this work—work that my skills and experience clearly show I am more than capable of doing—then employers should be thrilled to have me." Not so. Employers are actually suspicious of applicants with too many qualifications.