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Deanicia D.’s Avatar
Deanicia D. Oct 28, 2016 2163 views

Should I talk about my failures when being interviewed for a job?

I read an article about how a recruiter who interviews students got an answer of "I expect failure" from one of the students. Then they went and wrote an article on how this answer was amazing. Should I do the same and state some failures like struggles in class or should I keep that to myself....

#job-application #interviews #technology #interview-questions #mathematics #science #failure

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Sophie F. Jan 08, 2018 292 views

How do I know as a 9th grader if being a surgeon is right for me?

I’ve always been interested in medicine and surgery but with the insane amount of school and then the residency I don’t know if I’m sure about doing it as a career. #surgery #medicine...

#medschool

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Ethan A. Mar 25 75 views

With COVID-19 happening, how can I get a job in the following fields: data, analytics, or business?

I am a college freshman who has experience in all three of these fields through internships, research positions, and other leadership opportunities. I'm wondering how the virus will effect me being able to get a job/internship in the future? #covid-19 #data-science #analytics #data-analytics...

#business

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Alejandra C. Apr 06, 2018 190 views
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Kyra C. Apr 04, 2019 127 views
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Pharaoh F. Jan 22, 2018 770 views

what colleges have good drama/theater programs ?

I play soccer it's extremely hard to get a soccer scholarship anyways, I've maintained an A in theater all of my high school years and starred in many plays when I was younger and plan too do so currently in my junior year....

#hollywood

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Isaac N. May 03, 2019 117 views
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Oscar A. Mar 28 49 views

How were you able to execute this nonprofit organization?

I am an aspiring software and agricultural engineer that goes to Aspire Lionel Wilson College Preparatory Academy. #nonprofits...

#non-profits

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Michael A. Mar 26, 2018 320 views

Do you pay per quarter or per year for financial aid?

My financial aid net costs shows a certain price. Do I pay for that 3 times (there are 3 quarters in one school year) or is that price just one school yer already? #financial-planning #loans #college...

#debt

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Giovani A. Sep 03, 2019 104 views

Is it too late to study in university

I've been in administration of justice my past 3 semesters in college . I've realized that becoming a peace officer isn't for me. Now that I think of it, I want to study to become a software engineer. Since my overall GPA is very low I want to know how can I proceed. #college #software...

#college-admissions #engineer

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Orobosa O. Feb 02 73 views

What degrees do you need in order to be a surgeon?

I am in High school. I play sports, only Basketball. I am curious about the work of surgeons. I wonder how well the job gets paid, how hard it is, and if it would be a job that I would be interested in. #career #doctor...

#medicine

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Oscar A. Mar 28 59 views

How were you able to be successful when your environment was toxic and dangerous?

I'm a student at Lionel Wilson College Preparatory Academy in East Oakland, California. I aspire to be a software and/or agricultural engineer....

#engineer

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Kobe L. May 03, 2019 92 views

How difficult is it to find a job involving biology or medicine?

When I was little, I wanted to be a marine biologist, but my mom said that it was difficult to find a job for this. So, I decided to shift my attention to the medical field. I know that there is always a need for medical professions, but I was just wondering how much time you have to put into...

#medicine #pharmaceutical #biology #doctor

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Jared C. Nov 02, 2016 312 views

What makes a community management job in the for-profit sector different from a community management job in the non-profit sector, and how should I decide which is better for me?

Are there differences? If so, what is the implication for you as a working professional? What should our students consider when making a decision of where to submit their resumes for those entry-level jobs? What should working professionals looking to make a career change consider? _This is...

#community-management

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Jeniffer P. Jun 26, 2015 4058 views

What career can i pursue if i want to work with animals besides being a vet?

I'm Jeniffer I am 16 years old, and I'm asking this question because I don't necessarily want to be a vet but I do want to work with animals and help them in any way I can, my question is how can I pursue that career and make money at the same time? I don't want to be a vet because I personally...

#animals #veterinarian

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rakesh M. May 18, 2016 407 views

Why did Thomas Edison invent the lightbulb?

Need to know! [P.S. This question was edited by a site admin for grammar and clarity.] #college #science #higher-education...

#electrical-engineering

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Belinda H. Mar 31 23 views

Interested in VC - how to gain more experience?

Hi! I'm interested in technology and was wondering if you had any advice for gaining more experience in venture capital. I had previously done some recruitment for VC and found the process to be much less structured than for industries like consulting. I've done some research and found a few...

#venturecapital #career #internship

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Sarah M. Apr 26, 2016 1399 views

What questions do you recommend I ask in an interview?

I'm trying to prepare for an interview I have in a couple weeks for an internship at a tech company so i'm hoping to get some ideas of questions I should ask the interviewer. What are the best questions you've gotten from an interviewee? What are questions you've asked in an interview that went...

#interviews #technology #human-resources

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Deanicia D. Oct 28, 2016 1820 views

When asked the question, "Why do you want this job" what's the best way to respond?

When I apply, this is the most common question, however, I do not really know what they expect in an answer. #science #technology #mathematics #interviews #interview-questions...

#job-application

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Jasmin N. Jan 10, 2018 152 views

In Volcanology, why does the salary vary depending on where you are?

I live in California and I was wondering was it because of cost of living or demand? And I was also wondering why in places where there is no volcanoes they have a high salary? #volcanology #volcanologist #salary #location #demand...

#cost-of-living

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Rachael J. Mar 26 39 views

What direction should I take, I'm great at comms and work with refugees and LGTBQ seniors

my BA is in International Relations. I have volunteered in 8 refugee camps in Greece with Syrian and Iraqi refugees. This work was perfect because I was in charge of comms state-side and worked on the ground in Greece, accessing needs, mitigating issues, and being surrounded by people and a...

#communications #ngo #seniors #publicrelations #lgbtq #career #refugees

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Jordan S. May 28, 2019 187 views
Anne S.’s Avatar
Anne S. Apr 26, 2016 1570 views

What made you want to work in marketing for a computer software company?

I'd really like to get a job in marketing but i'm not as sure what or who I'd like to do marketing for. I have a couple family members that work in computer software and they really like it so i'd like to learn more about what it would be like to do marketing for a technology company. Does the...

#marketing #technology #computer-software

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Willian V. Mar 21 102 views

I Would like to know, What do I need to do in order to get an Internship?

I am just a Dreamer , moved to the San Francisco Bay Area 3 Years ago looking for opportunities, improve myself acquiring as much knowledge as possible and a better environment to create network plus a career in the technology industry. #technology #internship #career #computer...

#engineering

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Kim Z. Jan 22, 2018 217 views

Do colleges care about your SAT/ACT scores and GPA more than your extracurricular activites?

I have a decent GPA but my PSAT scores need improving and I can't do extracurricular activities because I have to work 4 times a week but I am trying to apply to competitive colleges...

#help

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Belinda H. Mar 26 54 views

Getting a term-time internship role at a startup

I'm a college junior who is home now because of COVID-19. I have a lot of free time on my hands for this semester and want to explore different career options before my senior year. I am worried my summer internship will be moved to remote or even cancelled so I want to build up some more...

#startup

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Rachael J. Mar 26 30 views
Joana R.’s Avatar
Joana R. Dec 24, 2015 1180 views

An accounting question.

What is the difference between majoring in accounting and finance? Which one is more easy (Both of them sound hard but one of them has to be easy.)? I want to know which position is not hard to take if you are thinking of becoming a business major (work somewhere in the business field.)...

#finance #accounting #work #business

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andrea M. Mar 06 60 views

What major allows me to work with Spanish speaking people in the community.

I am currently a Spanish major but I am looking for another major that allows me to work directly with the Latinx community but also allows me to work in a Spanish speaking country....

#college-major

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