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Timothy O. Jun 13, 2016 2074 views

Are Leaders born or made?

I am a high school student and I consider myself a leader. I however, want to improve my leadership skills as I will be taking on bigger leadership positions in the next school year. I know that leaders are made through learning and teaching but also, could it be true that we may be born with...

#leadership #finance #personal-development #coaching #sales #career #marketing #professional #engineering

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Lisa P. May 21, 2016 732 views

ACROSS ALL FIELDS Why do you love your job?

Many people hate their jobs, almost everyone longs for weekends, I get that. But what got you into your profession in the first place? What did you study in college and how did that affect your career? And why do you love your job? Is it working with people? Being creative? The high pay? All...

#finance #architecture #programming #design #art #fashion #engineering

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Archit D. Apr 22, 2019 208 views

Want to study Cloud Computing, don't know where to start from?

I want to study Cloud Computing and develop it as a career afterwards, but the main obstacle I come across is from where I should start, I've searched on google and quora but most of the answers are related to data science or AWS. It's very confusing as I cannot understand what I want to do in...

#science #cloud #google #computing #datascience #college #india #aws #career #technology #software

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Hollie C. Aug 11, 2016 688 views

What are some pitfalls or things that I should be aware of/avoid during an interview session?

I am a fresh graduate and I don't have much interview experiences. I would like to know what are something that I should avoid saying/focused on, as well as what are some common pitfalls that I should be aware of in an interviews. Thanks! #interviews #interviewing-skills...


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Hector C. Aug 28, 2019 71 views

Which language should i start with in learning code?

Just starting to learn code going to college for computer programming #computer-programming...


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Brynna S. Feb 01 39 views
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Emily O. Nov 12, 2019 31 views
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Jazmin L. Apr 08, 2018 239 views

What careers in biology will allow me to travel often?

I have always been interested in and enjoyed traveling, and would like to pursue a career in conservation or wildlife biology. What careers in that field, if any would involve frequent traveling? #conservation #nature-conservation #wildlife-conservation #wildlife-conservation...

#wildlife-biology #conservation-biology #traveling #travel

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Zakura A. Dec 27, 2019 35 views

Can a Private Investigator/Detective solve a HOMICIDE CASE?

Can a Private Investigator/Detective solve a HOMICIDE CASE? #criminal-justice #homicide #case...


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Rachel B. Feb 03, 2017 586 views

what are some good interviewing skills/ pointers?

I am a junior in Queens College #career #career-counseling...


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Julissa M. Aug 27, 2019 138 views

I am in the 11th grade and I am just beginning to explore my future career , what are some careers and helpful next steps I should consider based on my passions and interests ?

At school , I am most interested in helping others and socializing , while my hobbies include participating in new activities , and learning new aspects in life . A topic that I am passionate about is learning about others . What are some career options that best align with these interests and...

#career-counseling #career #career-choice

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cecilio A. Nov 30, 2018 179 views

what was your job title

what did you do in your work...


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Zoya H. Apr 25, 2018 406 views

How long does it take for one to complete their Bachelor's?

I was counted the amount of time I will spend in school after High school. I was considering going into Information Technology Management. How long is the schoolimg in terms of getting your bachelors and masters degree? #information-technology-and-services #project-management #help #bs...


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Barbara F. Feb 05 46 views

What skills and experiences would make an ideal candidate?

I am a sophomore at The Borough of Manhattan Community College. My professional aspiration is to become a human resources manager. I consider myself determined, motivated and an accountable student with highly leadership skills. Looking forward new opportunities to gain experience and achieve...

#human-resources #networking

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Thomas B. Dec 31, 2019 72 views

on a scale from 1 to 10 how hard is being a police officer and why?

I am a junior in high school going to be a police officer later on in life. #law-enforcement #police-officer...


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Jordan M. Aug 16, 2018 199 views
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Destney J. Aug 11, 2018 461 views
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collin S. Nov 19, 2019 79 views

what do I need to do to get a career in computer science? Mainly video game design.

I don't know if I want to do programming or computer repair. I'm t Just in the field of computers. I'm learning C# right now #computer-science #computer-programming #computer...


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Daniel H. Jan 22, 2019 126 views

How high is the risk in the work place for BIOFUELS PROCESSING TECHNICIANS

I do not mind if there is some or if its high but i need an idea before i can further decide if this is something i would want to do #engineer #biofuels #engineering #biofuels-technician #biology #chemistry...


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Alexander A. Aug 23, 2019 29 views

how much is the compensation

i am an upcoming welder i am 18 years old and i'm still earning certifications...


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Kylee N. Sep 01, 2017 302 views

What if you aren't sure if you want to work full time?

I've always wanted to do something with art for my career. But I also want to end up working from home. I plan on getting married and having a family someday, and I would like to be a stay at home mom, but be able to make money off of my art. I'm just unsure of what would be the best way to...

#artist #stay-at-home #art #selling

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Topo F. Sep 03, 2019 72 views

What IS software engineering all about

I am femete, a student studying software engineering in siantou university Yaoundé (Cameroun). M'y dream is to becam a genius in software engineering...


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Lindsey S. Mar 12, 2015 1414 views

What qualities and skills do startups look for in a new hire?

I am in 10th grade, living in Boston, and I am very interested in business and entrepreneurship. I have been hearing a lot about startup companies and wonder what kinds of qualities or skills I’d need to have in order to get an internship with a startup and to eventually work for one #business...

#startups #entrepreneurship

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Zachary R. Jan 17, 2018 249 views

How do you concentrate on your studies when you just can't focus

I have a hard time focusing on my homework and get distracted very easy. #focus #motivation #homework #studying-tips...