Whether you are a job seeker who is fresh out of college, or someone who is looking for something new, you need to be as realistic as possible during your job search. While you might be looking for a dream job, you need to look at the reality of your situation. While doing this, you must understand the job market and know how to get a little help from your friends (and family, ex-coworkers, etc.) during your search. U.S. News & World Report reminds you how reality is always the best policy when looking for a job. You can read all about it at http://bit.ly/1E4DZms.