Career Questions tagged Communication Skills

Sofia A.’s Avatar
Sofia A. May 24, 2018 209 views

How do I develop a relationship with my teachers?

I have always been an extremely quiet kid and #teacher #help #high-school I know I need to get to know my teachers better for help with homework and future recommend action letters, but I don't know how. #relationship-building #teaching #interpersonal-skills #communication...

#communication-skills

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Tanya M. Feb 12, 2018 330 views

What are some relevant skills to stay competitive in the 21st century?

Would coding, trilingualism, graphic design, etc be relevant for marketing/PR/branding interns? Would this be something interns/students need to adopt in their skill set in order to stay competitive? If so, what kind of skills would you recommend, and why? #recruiting #communication-skills...

#marketing #public-relations #branding

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Joy Z. Jan 25, 2018 313 views

How to build up your confidence? How to be good at communicating with people?

Everyone would sort of encounters this kind of problem. For an introvert, how should we act to overcome the fear to communicate with people. Even though we did not mean something, but our timidity always prevent us from getting our message across. How to make introverts become confident?...

#communication-skills #emotion #feelings #communications-strategy #emotional #communications #marketing-communications #confidence #psychology #child-psychology

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Alexandra C. Aug 13, 2017 393 views

How do you ask an institution or professional for shadowing opportunities?

I am currently a college psychology student. There is a particular clinical institution that I would be interested in doing some shadowing at. My problem is that I'm not sure how to ask if shadowing opportunities are available when I have no prior relationship with the institution. My target...

#communication-skills #career-exploration #networking #professional-development #career-planning #psychology #clinical-psychology #therapy #job-shadowing

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Vera L. Oct 19, 2016 667 views

How do I write a resume?

What does it take to compose a resume? Which skills are relevant? What does the company want to see from me? What if I have no experience? #communications #resume #resume-writing #public-speaking #interviewing-skills #communication-skills #job-application...

#personal-development

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Jackie G. Jan 13, 2017 624 views

What social media skills can I learn to put on my resume?

I am not a communications or advertising/marketing major. I am a STEM major. But, I heard that many jobs want skills in social media and online resources. I know how to use Facebook, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Google Drive/Docs, DropBox, and Mendeley. Can these be added to my resume? What other websites...

#social-media #communication-skills #job-search #resume #job-application #stem #communications #college

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Timothy G. Jun 30, 2017 742 views

How do I qualify to work as a Barista?

Hello, I am curious about getting a part-time job working as a Barista but my only concern is that I have never worked in a coffee shop before. What kind of skills would I need to be considered for this position if I were to apply? And how could I learn them? Appreciate any feedback you could...

#communication-skills #barista #personal-development #part-time #career-details

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Brenda S. Apr 29, 2017 860 views

How do you address recipients in your email professionally?

Hello! I'm currently a freshman university student, and I send a lot of emails through my university email, to professors and university staff alike. I've done research on the right ways to email professors, reading tons and tons of articles but a Google search can't seem to help me. It's a...

#communication-skills #personal-development #professional-development #professional-training #university #professionalism #communications #email #college

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Katelyn Y. Jan 26, 2017 441 views

What degrees should you get to become an Event Planner?

My sister is attempting to get a career in Event Planning. What degrees should she look to get to pursue the career she wants? A friend told her she should look to get a Communications degree, is this true? How does that help? #communications #communication #event-planning...

#communication-skills #event-management #coordinating-events

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D'asia S. Oct 19, 2016 726 views

In your opinion, what are some good jobs in the communication field?

I am asking this question because I am going to college for Communication studies in general as well as for oragnizational. #communications #communication...

#communication-skills

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D'asia S. Oct 19, 2016 630 views

What is the typical day of an event planner like?

I am asking this question because I am pplanning to persue my education to become an event planner. #communications #communication #event-planning #communication-skills...

#event-management

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Karen P. Aug 07, 2016 534 views

What are the essential skills you need to possess when on the search for a job/career. How would I develop and practice these skills as a high school student?

Many have started their job/career lives during high school, whether it be a summer job or necessary part-time work during the school year. Many high school students have also gone out to look for a job, but have come back without a single "You're hired!". I would like to know if there are...

#communication-skills #high-school #student-counseling #student-development #interviewing-skills #hiring

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Christina A. Jul 07, 2016 698 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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Joan C. Sep 26, 2014 2464 views

How do I get chances to practice public speaking?

I keep hearing that I am supposed to practice public speaking to improve myself. I always imagine that there will be lots of class discussion in college, so I want to be better at public speaking before I go to college. I do not have any real expertise so I don't see how I can find any way to...

#communication-skills #oral-communications #public-speaking