Career Questions tagged Career

A career is a personal journey that is not defined by a single role or moment in time. Every job is a part of your career, and occupation will provide...

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Lucky V. Jan 24, 2018 228 views

Is it ever too late to change careers? If so, what can you do if you aren’t satisfied with your career? If not, how can I prepare myself for the change?

I have many careers that I’m interested in and, as of now, one is more appealing. I’m not sure whether I want to stay in this field or not, so I was wondering when it’s too late to change career paths. Thanks! #career-paths...

#career

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famina F. May 06, 2016 659 views

How do I become an artist?

I love art and want to learn how to turn it into a profession. #art #artist #music #career...

#career-counseling

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Allyson F. May 11, 2016 501 views

Would a BS degree in Environmental Engineering help me with my career goal to be a Director of a Water Treatment Plant?

I am currently enrolled in the Water Technology Program at my high school and hope to graduate high school with my General AA from the community college as well as my class C water operator's license. I am trying to decide on my university and major for after I grudate. #in #field #water...

#science #career-counseling #environment #college #career #engineering

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MARIO D. Jan 19, 2018 173 views

What do employers in the Social Work field look for in their employees?

I am asking this question because I am graduating soon with a Bachelor's Degree in Human Services, and I would like to be the ideal candidate for the positions in my career field of interest. #humanservices #socialwork...

#career

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Ryan F. May 15, 2016 400 views

Aside from security and law enforcement, what careers are available in the private sector for a degree in forensic science?

I am interested in a career in forensic science. All my research of careers, has been in the public sector. #forensic-engineering #forensic #science #career...

#college

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Camryn H. May 06, 2016 337 views
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Daniella F. Jan 15, 2017 1062 views

What are the pros and cons of Ivy Leagues compared to other colleges?

In all aspects, including socially, academically, financially, career-wise,etc., how do Ivy Leagues compare to other colleges/universities? Does their prestige affect the overall outcome of one's future? #college #career #university #career-path #social #career-development #ivy-league...

#academic

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Paul M. Jan 15, 2018 152 views

Does it matter what degree you have when applying for a job in National Security positions?

I want a position within the National Security arena. When my area of interest is in the National Security area I want to either prepare myself for a good career in business, without eliminating myself for a position with either the CIA (National Security) or FBI. #national-security #career...

#career-choice

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Alfie B. Mar 26, 2014 11445 views

What should I minor in if I major in mechanical engineering?

I am a high school senior and I am thinking about majoring in mechanical engineering. #college #engineering #career #college-major #mechanical-engineer...

#college-minor

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Annalisa G. Jan 15, 2018 180 views

what's music therapy like?

I want to be a music therapist, and I would really like to know what's enjoyable about it, and if it's really as cool as it sounds #music-therapy...

#career

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Christian G. May 13, 2016 466 views

Regarding the future of Physician Assistants, do you believe they will be allowed to do more in their respective areas of work.

I am considering a career as a Physician Assistant and I have always heard that PAs are not allowed to do as much as the Physicians. I am curious about the job and how it will change in the future. #doctor #science #medicine #pre-med #physician #careers #hospitals #hospital...

#hospital-and-health-care #career

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Alexandria C. May 14, 2016 488 views

How hard is it to get a job with a background in ceramics?

I'm currently a double major in visual art/computer science. I love art especially, but I"m concerned. #visual-arts #visual-basic #art #fine-art #artist...

#career

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Jackson M. Dec 13, 2017 376 views

What are some important things to remember when searching for a job?

I just took a business communication class, and the teacher promoted some anxiety for me. I had no idea how many aspects are considered during an interview and even beforehand. For example, she said that when someone's reading your resume they will decide withing 10 seconds if they're going to...

#resume #career-development #interviewing-skills #career #technology #job-search #first-impressions

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siva G. Jan 07, 2018 415 views

How do I find a job in a social work background?

I am Siva from India. I have pg in the master of social work, please guide me how to get a job. #social-work #career...

#job-search

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Kanrry K. Dec 28, 2017 277 views

What other instruments will I have to learn for a career in music therapy?

I already play two instruments–piano and French horn. I have yet to be able to master French horn to a certain extent. The piano is going well. I'm just interested in knowing what other instruments I'll need to learn for music therapy. #music #music-therapy #instrumentation...

#career

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jared H. May 04, 2016 569 views
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manu V. May 03, 2016 622 views

How do I become an IAS officer?

I'm interested in serving as an IAS officer. Which subjects should I study in school to become one? #educator #ias #career #military #government...

#college

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Alexandra C. Oct 05, 2016 561 views

How do you ask a professional to do an informational interview with you?

I am currently a freshman in a professional development for psychology class, and we have an assignment to talk to someone in a position of our choice for an informational interview. I was considering talking to someone from the Kinsey institute since I might want to volunteer there in grad...

#career-path #interviews #career #communication #professional-development

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Harris R. Mar 02, 2017 515 views

can i change accounting to any other major ?

My major is accounting.. I am doing associates and earned 40 credits so far. i am not full time student even i skip my semesters because of my family issues . now i want to start a new career .. should i change career now or first complete this one ? i am good in computer but i never study...

#associates-degree #science #computer #major #college-major #career #acconting #it

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Adenike F. May 13, 2016 773 views

What is the likelihood of finding an animation job after college?

Does the art college you go to make all the difference? I know one college could strengthen your portfolio by having more resources and better connections to companies. But is it worth the huge investment if you could go to a cheaper place, and use your own talents and determination to get a...

#job #animation #college #career

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Eric J. Aug 29, 2016 503 views

Would it be foolish to start a business and work for myself after graduating?

I will be graduating with a degree in computer information technology at the end of this semester. At the start of college, my post-graduation plan was to pursue full-time work as a programmer; however, lately I have been considering starting a business of my own instead. I currently work as an...

#information-technology #college #career #entrepreneurship

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Bella H. May 12, 2016 681 views

Is it okay not to know what I want to pursue as a career?

I'm a sophomore in high school, and a lot of people around me seem to be set on what they want to do in life. However, I haven't really found a topic or field that I'm incredibly passionate about. #career #career-choice #career-path #career-paths...

#undecided

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Brian C. May 23, 2016 652 views

What is it like to be a Mechanical Engineer?

Is it a desk job? Does it require a lot of hands on work? Do you carry a lot of individual responsibility or is there a lot of teamwork? Does your income allow you to live comfortably? #engineering #career...

#income

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Paajcha Julie X. Apr 22, 2017 648 views

Is it appropriate to add work experience in a place you weren't officially employed at in your resume?

My parents own a grocery store, and when I was a young child, I would help by doing simple tasks such as putting away shopping baskets, aiding cashiers with bagging groceries, and bringing shopping carts inside the store. I also worked at the deli section when it first opened and took orders...

#job #resume #employment #work #career #working

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Krystal N. Dec 19, 2015 3389 views

Which career would fit me if I'm good at math and human anatomy & physiology but not organic chemistry ?

I'm still having a hard time to decide which career in healthcare would fit me . Any suggestion would be appreciate. #career #medicine...

#major

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Christina A. Jul 07, 2016 733 views

What are the most important traits or skills to develop before starting a career?

I am currently in college. I would like learn and develop important skills and traits that would make me stand out in any field. What do you think are the most important skills to master? #college #career #development #interviewing-skills...

#communication-skills

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Tiffanie L. Jul 02, 2016 735 views

How can I save money?

Working a minimum pay job ($9) and having only 30 hours a week I think is not that much money. I like to spend money which I know is really bad. I need to learn how to stop spending all my money. How can I save money and put it to greater use? #career #jobs...

#money

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Zaire M. Aug 17, 2016 419 views

Are graphic design and web design related

I want to persue a career in graphic design but I am currently taking a web design a class.im wondering if this it well help me in my future career path...

#career

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Mounia M. Mar 12, 2017 539 views

What job title would I hold if I wanted to provide businesses with employee personality assessments?

I'm wondering if jobs that help businesses with finding the best employees with personality assessments are psychology based jobs or a form of consulting? #career #psychology #jobs...

#consulting