San Jose, California

Within 40 mile radius
CareerVillage is a community where students can get free personalized career advice from real-life professionals.
Aishwarya J.’s Avatar
Aishwarya J. Jan 16, 2018 598 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

Alexander N.’s Avatar
Alexander N. Mar 12, 2014 1307 views

What are inappropriate and personal things you should not discuss in an interview?

I don't want to come off as nosy but I also want to have personality and humor into the interview to make it as best as possible. #career #jobs #interviews #internship...

#interviewing

francessca B.’s Avatar
francessca B. Apr 26 61 views
sebastian E.’s Avatar
sebastian E. Oct 09 13 views
sebastian E.’s Avatar
sebastian E. Oct 09 12 views
Mary H.’s Avatar
Mary H. Oct 09 15 views
Caitlin P.’s Avatar
Caitlin P. Jul 12, 2018 313 views

What part of your job do you love the most?

I am an incoming freshman (Undeclared) with interests in Civil Engineering, Environmental Policy, Biostatistics, Data Science, Sociology, Public Health, Entrepreneurship, Product Design, Network Administration, and Financial Analyst & Planning. I am exploring different career possibilities...

#public-health #public #engineering #undeclared #administration #entrepreneurship #planning #civil #biostatistics #financial #environmental #business #health #network #science #analyst #product #data #policy #design #major #stem #sociology

Jolleen R.’s Avatar
Jolleen R. Aug 12 73 views

If job applications have a section to upload your Resume, but don't have a section to upload your Cover Letter, do you attach the Cover Letter to your Resume?

Not sure if every company has separate sections for uploading Resumes and Cover Letters, but I've ran into both situations and wasn't sure if you're supposed to attach the cover letter when there is only an "Upload Resume" section. #coverletter #resume #application...

#job-application

Isaiah Q.’s Avatar
Isaiah Q. Sep 12 26 views

How did you move from a front-end developer into a full-stack?

I am a self taught #front-end #developer. Currently deciding to get formal training to later move into #back-end development. I have strong fundamentals in #programming #computer...

#software

Kylie B.’s Avatar
Kylie B. May 28 35 views
Calvin K.’s Avatar
Calvin K. Jun 21, 2016 1324 views

Do I need to go to a performing arts school to become an actor?

Is it really necessary to get an education in acting to become an actor? Will I learn anything I don't already know/can find on the internet? #acting #actor #film-acting #performing-arts...

#voice-acting

Kieran T.’s Avatar
Kieran T. Jan 10, 2018 196 views

For a person looking to pursue a career in Museum Fabrication, what college programs/Majors would give me the best skills and training?

I am a 9th grader and who is interested greatly in pursuing museum fabrication as a career. I have been apprenticing and training with a professional fabricator and have become very invested in the job. I have recently started looking for majors that would give me the right skills and training...

#college-majors #museum-fabrication

Sarah M.’s Avatar
Sarah M. Apr 26, 2016 1266 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...

#technology #human-resources #interviews

Jordan S.’s Avatar
Jordan S. May 28 104 views
Sarah M.’s Avatar
Sarah M. Apr 26, 2016 1251 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

Julian P.’s Avatar
Julian P. Jan 10, 2018 166 views

Is being a Seismologist a good choice?

I'm doing this science assignment and it's telling me to ask a question and this is the only question in my mind; like is it fun? I don't even know what I want to be when I grow up #seismology...

#seismologist

Grace V.’s Avatar
Grace V. Apr 30, 2018 202 views

How will technological advances change how medicine is practiced when I become a doctor?

I am seeing robotic technology that allows doctors to do surgery remotely and this seems like a completely different type of training than what I thought I would be doing to be a surgeon. It is exciting, but I hope that I don't get my education only to find technology has left me behind....

#technology #medicaltechnology

Jeremiah P.’s Avatar
Jeremiah P. May 03 106 views

What are the educational requirements to become a programmer?

What colleges/courses do I need to take to become a professioal programmer? #programming #technology #college...

#computer

Ansley G.’s Avatar
Ansley G. Aug 12, 2018 137 views

Do Professors ever have a fear of public speaking?

I've considered being a professor, but I have a fear of public speaking. This is one of the most common fears so I wonder if this is something I could work through. Do Professors initially have a fear of public speaking? How do you work past it? #professors #public...

Cities I follow

You’re not following any cities.

Follow cities