How do you stay positive when looking for work?
17 October 2011 Last updated at 06:34 BST
The number of young people out of work has reached a record high of almost one million, according to the latest figures.
With tips on how to survive in the competitive job market, this guide taps into the advice of industry experts to explain how to develop a positive approach to looking for work.
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