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Albert P.’s Avatar
Albert P. Feb 04, 2017 592 views

What do you wear to an interview?

I have a few interviews coming up in the following two weeks, and I'm not entirely sure what I should wear to it. I was planning on wearing dress shirt, a tie, khakis, and dress shoes, but I'm afraid it might be too informal. I'm not sure if I will be afford a suit or where I would be able to...

#internships #college #interviews #career #recruiting

Sean P.’s Avatar
Sean P. Jan 17, 2018 374 views

How old were you when you got your first stable job?

Im still a student but will enter the real world soon. What was it like for you to transition from school to work? What were the hardest things to get used to? What are the best parts of starting work? What advice would you give your past self if you could? #real-world #first-job #jobs...

#job-search #employment

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Joseph A. Dec 16, 2018 168 views

What are the top and most competitive careers?

Which careers should I consider that I can get into that pay good money or are competitive to get a position in?...


Leah F.’s Avatar
Leah F. Jan 18, 2018 280 views

How do I start combining two majors I love into something beneficial for the public?

I am currently double majoring in dance and psychology at Cal State Fullerton. Later on I want to combine the two to become a child psychologist who incorporates dance into the therapy of children. I don't know where to start and I am hopeful someone will give me some ideas. Thank you :)...

#psychology #career-goals #therapy #dance #questionsaboutlife

Leah F.’s Avatar
Leah F. Jan 18, 2018 304 views

What are some techniques to become a better studier?

I recently finished my first semester at Cal State Fullerton and I strive to do better this upcoming spring semester, but I need new ways to study. My old ways didn't get me as far as they did in high school. I am open to about anything. Thanks!...


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Cam R. May 02, 2019 236 views

How do I figure out if my major is the correct one?

As in, if you don't know what major you will do, how do you know if the one you choose is the right one?...


Luis A.’s Avatar
Luis A. Jan 22, 2018 324 views

What should I expect in College?

I am a HS senior and I've been accepted to some of the colleges that I applied to. The one thing that is bothering me is that I don't know what to do once I choose the school I'll spend for another 4 years. #any #tips #thanks...


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Cristia W. Sep 01, 2017 365 views

What are some good biotech/biomedical companies in the Long Beach/Orange County area?

I am looking to enter this field upon my college graduation in 5 years and want to start looking into some great companies! Help is much appreciated! #biology #biotechnology #biotech #industrial-biotechnology #biomed #biomedical-engineering #biomedical...


Demetrio G.’s Avatar
Demetrio G. Dec 23, 2016 406 views


Does anyone think that certifications are valuable to getting into the field of career, or can you simply can an entry level job with no experience what so ever. Does any one think Comptia A+ certifications are worth it or not? #certifications #entrylevel...


Brittany E.’s Avatar
Brittany E. May 18, 2016 641 views

What should you major in if you plan on going into Law?

I want to be a lawyer but am not sure what to major in first....


Ari A.’s Avatar
Ari A. Jan 16, 2018 229 views

Does it matter for medical schools to find school you graduated from?

I think it’s a really important question for medical students, since they have to maintain a really high GPA. #medicine #medical-school #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care...


Amanda G.’s Avatar
Amanda G. Aug 09, 2015 1496 views

What is the work schedule for a Forensic Scientist like? What's the best part of the job? What's the worst part? What commonly occurs? Do all forensic scientists appear in court at least once in their careers, or are there some that don't ever?

I'm a current college freshman majoring in Biology. I am highly interested in going into the Forensic Science profession; no specific choice of emphasis (DNA analysis, fingerprinting, etc.) I was considering changing my major to forensic science to get a more in depth education. However,...

#forensic-analysis #forensics #forensic-science #forensic-scientists

Michael G.’s Avatar
Michael G. Sep 28, 2016 603 views

How do you choose the life insurance policy?

I want my family to be taken care of financially,once I have moved forward with my life. #lawyer #japan #investment-banking #family...


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Monica H. Jan 16, 2018 212 views

I want to become a Robotic Engineer. I already found a college to apply to for this but after college which company's are good to work for?

My dream is to become a Robotic Engineer and I want to ensure that I'll get the most out of it as a job #robotics #girl-engineer #engineering...


Maritza V.’s Avatar
Maritza V. Aug 06, 2018 254 views

How does one find a job and a place to live after graduating college?

I am still unsure how one finds a job and a place to live after college. Where do I obtain these types of connections that will help me in either situations? #first-job #college-jobs #job-search...


Sean P.’s Avatar
Sean P. Jan 16, 2018 317 views

Can someone explain how much each person in a business earns?

I'm a new college student and unfamiliar with the business world. I'm curious about how much money a business would need to generate in order to have x amount of employees. I'm also wondering about what percentage each person of the hierarchy would earn. For businesses such as restaurants, I...

#restaurants #management #business

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Salvador S. Oct 19, 2016 399 views

What does it take to become a Hardware Engineer at Intel?

I want to know what it takes to become a Computer Engineer at Intel because I really like tinkering with computers and I have always loved building things so why not design them? #computer-science #computer-software...


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Angel C. May 13, 2016 1265 views

What job can I get if I graduate with a political science major?

Something in law seems like an obvious job but something other than that would help. #college #law #help...


Yulia N.’s Avatar
Yulia N. Feb 27, 2019 112 views
Stephanie S.’s Avatar
Stephanie S. Dec 14, 2018 232 views

If I am interested in building technology that is used in hospitals, would I study mechanical or biomedical engineering?

I am a junior in high school and I am very sure that I want to be an engineer that works on building and testing all types of devices that people in the medical field work with, such as diagnostic machines, operation room monitors, scanning machines, etc., but I am confused about whether that...

#mechanical-engineering #medical-technology #biomedical-engineering #engineering

Albert P.’s Avatar
Albert P. Mar 26, 2018 417 views

What is the difference between data science and machine learning?

I've been looking into data science careers, and I know that it is closely related with machine learning and big data. I'm confused as to what the difference between data science and machine learning is, and also how big data plays in a part in both fields. What exactly is data science and...

#data-mining #big-data #data #data-analysis #data-visualization #computer-science #machine-learning #computer-software #data-science

Krikor S.’s Avatar
Krikor S. Aug 30, 2018 214 views

What is the most efficient way to pay for college without sacrificing grades?

I recently found out how much I am going to need to pay for college, and it seems kind of unreasonable that I will be able to consistently pay for it while maintaining high grades. I feel like I need to choose either academics or paying off tuition without debt. As I have no experience with...

#money #jobs

Kimberly G.’s Avatar
Kimberly G. Apr 10, 2019 197 views

How do you shadow a career?

I've been looking on how to shadow a business career. I want to go in either marketing or communications for a major and want to shadow someone to see if I would like the job. I live in Los Angeles so I feel like there'd be a lot of business workers near me but I don't know how to contact them....

#communications #business #highschool #marketing

Cristian G.’s Avatar
Cristian G. May 24, 2016 772 views

Does having more volunteer work on your resume look better than having regular job experience?

Im a chemical engineering student in my senior year and because my major makes it hard for me to have a job, i only have time to do volunteer work. i want to know if that can help me in being considered for a job. #college #engineering #engineer #interviews #volunteering #volunteer...


Juan G.’s Avatar
Juan G. Jul 20, 2018 234 views

How did you decide to be in your specific feild as an engineer?

I know there are many options in being an engineer however i'm one of those people that are still confused on what i'll want to major in. I don't have a clear mind on what I want to be. #engineer...


Luis A.’s Avatar
Luis A. Jan 18, 2018 283 views

Why is it that we have to complete all four years of high school?

I already have more than enough credits and I've taken all the necessary classes to graduate. So why? #done #ijustwannagotocollege #high-school #graduation...


Kendell G.’s Avatar
Kendell G. Aug 11, 2018 160 views

With so much homework and extracurricular activities, what are some of the best study tips to stay organized?

it seems like i can never keep up. If i put in the time i need to study for a Math exam, i'm short of time for English, or Science. Is it better to commit more time to 1 subject or be a 'jack-of'all-trades'?...


Mario B.’s Avatar
Mario B. May 09, 2016 491 views

What happens if I get a college degree, but have no experience outside the classroom?

I ask because this because I am a full-time student, spending all my time on class work, but do not know if employers will look for something else besides a degree from me. #graduate...


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