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Eddie V.’s Avatar
Eddie V. Oct 22, 2013 4818 views

What are some ways I can be better at speaking confidently?

Every time I get called on in class or I have to present to the whole class I get really nervous, ESPECIALLY if I have to stand up when I'm doing it!! I tried to speak at home in the mirror to practice because my teacher suggested it but it feels silly. Some of the other students are more proud...

#confidence #speaking #public-speaking #speech-language #personal-development

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Lucia C. Apr 28 294 views

What is the best way to achieve your dreams?

I have really big dreams and it’s hard to think that they are possible, What is the best way to stay confident #college #college-advice #bigdreams #art...

#student

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Tien N. Apr 27 393 views
Melanie G.’s Avatar
Melanie G. Jan 16, 2018 1734 views

What could you do with a fashion marketing degree?

I really want to take this major but i don't really understand what fashion marketing /merchandising involves ? #marketing #fashion-merchandising #fashion #marketing #marketing-and-advertising...

#apparel-and-fashion

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Samantha W. Oct 02, 2013 17045 views

What's a job I can do if I like to talk to people all the time?

I'm really good at talking to people, and I think I can make people like me when I talk to them. What jobs can I do that make me enough money where I can use my gifts? #communications...

#communication

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Sarah M. Apr 26, 2016 1557 views

How did you choose what company to work for?

People say that figuring out what job you should do or even which industry you should work in is the hard part, but what about once you have? How do you choose what companies to apply at? What did you look for in a company? I am now at the stage where I'm looking for internships at tech...

#technology #human-resources

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Rosario Q. Apr 29 365 views

How can i know what career is best for me

Im having trouble deciding what to do in the future #career #career #career-choice...

#career-counseling

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danieh K. May 11 399 views

Math is not one of my strongest strengths. Will I struggle in the area of economics because of this?

Hi, I'm a 16-year-old high school student determined to get an education in the areas of economics and business. I have many strengths but one of them does not include math. The Idea of this extremely bothers me because I feel as if I will struggle. Any advice? (thank you for all the...

#student #business #highschool #highschoolstudent #linkedin #economics #career #math #strengths

Arisa Y.’s Avatar
Arisa Y. Apr 29 275 views

How did you know what you wanted to do for your career?

In what stage of your educational life did you realize what you wanted to do or are passionate about? I feel pressured and stressed about the fact that I don't know what to do because I feel like everyone else does. Are there any suggestions as to what I should do to get a sense of what I like?...

#college #career #career-path #career-choice

April C.’s Avatar
April C. Jan 17, 2018 786 views

What major is most effective if I want to go to grad school for physical therapy?

Universities offer a few majors/routes for undergrads that could work for PT grad school... which one puts me ahead? #physical-therapy #undergraduate #major #college-major #college...

#academic-advising

Aishwarya J.’s Avatar
Aishwarya J. Jan 16, 2018 1103 views

What's a day in the life of an aerospace engineer like?

Aeronautical or astronautical, it doesn't matter. I'm interested in pursuing a major in aerospace engineering, but I want to get a scope of what applying it to a career is like. #engineering...

#aerospace-engineering

Domenica V.’s Avatar
Domenica V. May 14 371 views

How can you determine what career is best for you?

Building things and finding solutions to problems are things I like as well as being able to help people. I plan on opening a business whether it is in auto mechanics or construction. #construction #business #automotive...

#career

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Dimitar N. Mar 16 302 views

What are your thoughts on working in the banking industry?

I am an economics student looking to connect with professionals in domaind such as banking, business and finance #business #finance...

#money-management

Alexandra F.’s Avatar
Alexandra F. Jul 29, 2018 691 views

How is it being a female in a male-dominated career?

I am majoring in Computer Science and it is clear to me that there is a huge gender-gap. I am a bit worried about being over-looked because I will be a female in a male-dominated career. Any tips on how to stand-out and how to not let the gender-gap affect you? Thank you so much for your...

#women #stem #career #expertise #technology

kanika M.’s Avatar
kanika M. May 12, 2016 2098 views

What is mean by tech?

Hi I am kanika.I am 10th std. #teaching #technology...

#tech

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John-Peter O. Mar 26, 2018 1953 views

What kind of companies are the best places for biomedical engineers to work in?

I'm a senior in high school and interested in Biomedical Engineering. I am also very interested in following a guideline to becoming a seasoned and well respected Biomedical Engineer. #biomedical-engineering #engineering #biomedical...

#career

Tylar M.’s Avatar
Tylar M. May 26 441 views

Should I become a doctor or an engineer?

I am 12 years old and I dream of living in NY when I'm older but the cost of living in the city can be very expensive. Doctors get paid a lot more than engineers, but being a doctor can be time consuming and stressful. So I just want to know which choice would be better. I want to know how long...

#doctor #engineer #career #engineering #health-care

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Axel L. Mar 28, 2019 510 views

What kind of jobs are in high demand?

I want to do something that will allow me to earn a six figure income. Ideally something involving business and technology I love working with others #business #career #engineering...

#technology

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Polina W. May 22 290 views

How many pages for a resume / CV?

Hello, What is the recommended number of pages for a resume / CV? The general consensus​ seems to be saying two sides, however, #resume #job-application #job-search #job #career I have heard from many recruiters and people in general that only one side is preferred. What are your...