Getting ahead in the job market by starting early
PADUCAH, Ky. - There's a new group of soon-to-be graduates getting ready to walk across the stage and into an increasingly competitive job market. Fresh out of school, they'll be fighting against people with years of experience on their resumes.
"I wanted to get a jump start in my education," said Shelby Doucet. She's working on two associates degrees at West Kentucky Community & Technical College. She graduates in May from high school. She said, "Now I know that I'm ready for college."