I wasn't doing it to be mean. I really want to help you.
Part of being hired is being memorable.
Part of the interview is showing your personality.
Be someone people want to work with. Be yourself. Be memorable.
We're in graduation season so there's about to be 50 billion creative wannabes out there trying to get the 23 jobs that are available.
Having a good book isn't all it takes.
Having good connections (start networking, emailing and meeting people asap) and having a memorable personality will help even more.
After a while you all start to look and sound the same.
Trust me when I say there are about 45 other guys with beards, tattoos and chucks out there. There are about 37 girls with hair dyed a random colour, oversized dark-rimmed glasses and way too many accessories for one person. And about 634 people who are "hard working", "enthuiastic" and "ready for the real world."
Here's an article with some tips you should start implementing yesterday.