Fresh college graduates would go further in the job market/career with these qualities: a hunger to become the best in the field, a strong work ethic, and people skills.
By having a hunger to become the best in the field, the individuals would need to continuously learn, take feedback and will grow. Complementing the hunger would be a strong work ethic which can take the individuals farther than their counterparts. Hunger alone won’t take you anywhere. Lastly, having excellent people skills will take you the farthest.