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Amaya V.’s Avatar
Amaya V. Apr 22 174 views

How long will it take me to be a nurse or a teacher

I’m a dancer I love being caring for my friend and family #nursing #education #teacher #nursing...

#college

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Bethany R. Dec 18, 2019 210 views

How do I decide what major I should pick?

I am a third culture kid who has lived all over the place. I really love people and working with children , especially kids who come from rougher situations. I was looking into going in as a #psychology major but then I wanted to study more of the medicine aspect. But then I realized I love...

#college-major #news #medicine #college

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Leonardo Z. Jun 16 176 views

Research in industry vs academia

I am a current graduate student in materials science looking into research careers after I graduate. Do you have any insights into the differences between doing research at a company, compared to a university? #science #research...

#graduate-school

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Mimi G. Aug 28, 2014 1481 views

Bilinguall; any job

A lot of people have been telling me that if you can speak another language, it will be better and easier, (and quicker) for me to get a job. Is that really true? I'm 16, and I just do not care where I work. I would like to get my CDA for early child development, but I am not sure of what to...

#spanish #bilingual

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Tyniquia T. Mar 03, 2018 1293 views

What are the challenges of being a medical laboratory scientist?

This is my major. I want to learn more about this field....

#medical-practice

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DJ R. Mar 04 201 views

What's the hardest thing you've ever done with CST?

I'm entering the Computer Service Tech career path, and I'm wondering what the biggest challenge others in that field have had to overcome #computer-science #computer #technology...

#computer-software

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Abner T. Mar 04, 2019 224 views

So what is a typical day like for you?

Are you hard worker? Do you do any extracurricular activities? Any useful hobbies or skills you might have or partake in? Are you ok with waking up early or staying late?...

#personal-development

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Shannon S. May 07 267 views
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Holly A. May 20 210 views

How did you decide on your university and chosen course(s)?

I’m currently in year 12 (11th grade) and I’m unsure about what degree to pursue at university, which university and which country (US or UK). #university #uni #course #study #degree...

#college

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Avonleigh Y. Sep 30, 2019 308 views

how do I get all A's?

my mom said if i got as for the whole year i could get a cat #college #accounting #college-admissions #career #scholarship #accountant...

#financial-accounting

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Ray K. Jun 10 178 views

Should English be my minor or 2nd major?

I have committed to my college as a psychology major. I am looking at a career in either (or both, if possible) research psychology or editing and publishing. Do you think I can land a job in editing when English is only my minor? Is it worth the extra effort to double major? How do minors...

#college-major #englishliterature #english #major

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Tayla F. Mar 25, 2018 537 views

How do I obtain my CPA?

I want to major in accounting and I do not know what route to go about inorder to obtain my CPA license. #accounting...

#cpa

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Daniel L. May 09 290 views

As am undergrad, I feel the tension between covering breadth and specializing. What are some ways to manage this? :)

Hey there! Daniel here! The fundamental #value of my life is being im service to others. I am interested on working with families, the incarcerated and communities. I also have a keen interest in organizational structure and efficiency. My hope is to make work spaces more empathetic while...

#social-work #business

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Jacqueline S. Jan 16, 2018 452 views

What is the most important thing I should consider before I start a career in cyber security ?

We live in a world that relies on the internet. I think that people do this without thinking about the issues being involved. This includes a business, company or individuals. I’m really interested in cyber security and I want to know more #technology #cybersecurity #information-technology...

#cyber-security

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Niharika S. May 05 157 views

How important is it to be a part of extra curricular activities in college?

I have just completed first year at the University of Western Ontario in General Science. I will be majoring in Biology and have a long term goal of becoming a doctor. #biology #science...

#medicine

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Tina L. May 02 191 views

Is it crazy to take 2 science courses + 1 math course in one semester?

I am going to transfer to a 4-year university as a biology major, but the classes they require are mainly and only science + math classes. I already finished my "smaller" classes in the previous semesters, such as art, English, history, etc. Each of my remaining semesters in school will...

#calculus #bioscience #biology #chemistry #college #major #science #university #math #mathematics

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Michal T. Jun 09 228 views

What is the best way to bring attention and members to your non profit organization?

I'm in the process of starting a NPO focused on the lack of women in STEM and the empowerment of female leaders. #women-in-stem #engineering #business...

#computerscience

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Corbin K. Oct 03, 2019 187 views

What is your first interview like

Im a student at job corps...

#interviews

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TerrellCodman3 . Oct 25, 2012 2589 views

What are good ways for me to prepare myself for becoming a human resoure person?

What advice can you give me and step for to become a good human resource person. #finance #accounting #money #math...

#human

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Lindsey G. Mar 14, 2016 1102 views

Should I reconsider a career in the financial industry because I'm a girl?

I notice that the majority of people working in finance that I know of are men. Is there a reason for this? Should I reconsider my career goal? #finance #financial-services #investment-management...

#investing

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Amiya G. Jan 17, 2018 510 views

How do you know if your making the best decision possible for yourself?

I often find myself thinking what would have happened if I had picked another decision in my life which questioned if it was the best decision to make. #decision-making...

#personal-development