Career Questions tagged English

English, like communications, is a staple in every career and school. Someone wanting to pursue a career for English majors can look to technical writing, librarians, lawyers, and a lot...

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Is being a short story writer a career path?

Being a first generation college student means that I'm going in blind in this. None of my family members ever finished school so if I go and ask them for help/advice they can't give any. School counselors are not much help so I'm turning to the internet. I've never really excelled in anything,...

#english #general #college

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Ximena R. Feb 08 54 views

What does an international relations graduate do on a daily basis? what kind of jobs can they get? is it very similar to communications? is it strongly related to PR?

I´m fluent in English (and interested in learning a third language), like history and love hearing/reading tales, stories, life-changing experiences,weird apparently meaningless facts or simple funny anecdotes. Also, I´m good at organizing, listening and work well with people. I wish to study...

#public-relations #communications #english #career-path #international-relations

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Sara S. Feb 05 77 views

How can learning English!!

Hablo español but I want learning English for my career. #english #careers...

#english-grammar

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Bekka K. Feb 01 47 views

What are the major differences between elementary and middle school teachers?

My dream has always been to be an elementary school teacher, but I really like English as well. I am debating either an elementary school teacher or a middle school English teacher, and don't know which to choose. I really like working with kids, presenting/public speaking, etcetera. #teacher...

#secondary-education #english #elementary-education

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Manasvi H. Jan 31 63 views

What majors should I take up in college?

I'm interested in philosophy, psychology and english literature, and I can confidently say I can do well in these fields since its all I've ever been doing since I started to understand the importance and jobs. Although there aren't many good colleges or unis I can find that offer all three...

#psychology #majors #philosophy #overseasstudiesconsidered #literature #university #study #english #college

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Paulina Vanessa B. Nov 18, 2020 113 views

What does teacher hiring look like for December graduates?

I am studying an undergraduate degree in Education, specializing in Middle School English, Language Arts & Reading with an ESL teacher certification. I will finish my degree on the Fall semester and would love to get a teaching job immediately after graduation. However, I know that there...

#esl #graduation #education #givingiscaring #school #teacher #english #teaching

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Laci B. Nov 05, 2020 134 views

What steps should I take to get the career I want?

I'm a sophomore at Miyamura High School, I'm 15 years old. I'm into art, psychology, history, and the subject ; English. I want to become a teacher that teaches abroad. #art #careers #english #psychology #teacher...

#literature

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sydnee S. Oct 27, 2020 111 views

Is being a kindergarten teacher fun?

I'm in 8th grade. I have a class called career and technology. We are doing a project by asking questions about the careers we would like to do when we are older. #career #teacher #english #principal...

#teaching

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Zeporian C. Sep 18, 2020 256 views

What are good career options if I am interested in both writing and "using my creative mind"?

I am a sophomore in high school looking for career options that not only let me use my creative mind but also don't limit me from doing more than one thing in life. I don't know exactly what I want to do, however I do know I want it to make people smile. I'm interested in writing, traveling,...

#career-counseling #career #writing #traveling #media #high-school #business #english #creative

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jessica P. Sep 11, 2020 165 views

FOB-How do i get better at communicating and presenting in business setting?

Hi I'm new in America and wonder how I can get better at leading discussions and presenting in meetings. I'm somewhat good in English but not as proficient as natives in storytelling. I'm afraid I already feel English has been a bottleneck in my internships. I don't want to be perceived as...

#professionals #english

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Zeporian C. Sep 04, 2020 336 views

I'm a sophomore in high school and I'm exploring my career options. What are some career options that align with these interests and what are some helpful next steps I can take in the near future?

At school I'm mostly interested in English while my hobbies include writing, criticizing or praising movies and music, photography, and anything that has to do with design or visual art. Topics that intrigue me are politics, debate, and changing the world for the...

#film-editing #career #media-production #arts #film #english #director #writer #film-acting #editing #film-production #filmdirector #design

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Amanda C. Jul 31, 2020 110 views

What kind of work do environmental lawyers do?

I'm thinking about going into environmental law because I love English and I'm passionate about sustainability and the environment, but I don't know a lot about what kind of work it involves. Are there different types of environmental lawyers? Does it involve a lot of writing and editing? Are...

#july20 #law #environmental-science #environmental-law #environment #sustainability #science #lawyers #english #writing

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Khizer I. Jul 22, 2020 171 views

What’s the best career in technology?

I enjoy a lot of aspects of technology. But I also enjoy being outdoors and not stuck behind a desk. #career #future...

#english

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mariwan M. Jul 20, 2020 108 views
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Amanda C. Jul 17, 2020 125 views

What professions combine an interest in English and Environmental Studies?

I'm slightly more passionate about English than Environmental Studies because I'm not into STEM-heavy subjects and would prefer to not take STEM classes, so on the ES side I'd prefer something related to Environmental Studies instead of Environmental Science. I enjoy the sustainability part of...

#environmentalscience #editor #editing #english-grammar #english #environmentalstudies #sustainability

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suki Y. Jun 13, 2020 271 views

How to read a book effectively if you don’t know the language well?

Hi! I have learned English for about 10years but still can’t manage myself to read a English book faster and effectively. Can someone tell me how you build up your vocabulary enough to read a book effectively. #books #english...

#language

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Ray K. Jun 10, 2020 230 views

Should English be my minor or 2nd major?

I have committed to my college as a psychology major. I am looking at a career in either (or both, if possible) research psychology or editing and publishing. Do you think I can land a job in editing when English is only my minor? Is it worth the extra effort to double major? How do minors...

#college-major #major #english #englishliterature

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Madalyn L. May 24, 2020 179 views

How stable is being a TEFL teacher?

Another career I'm considering is TEFL. #education #travel #english #teaching...

#tefl

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Marie E. May 22, 2020 157 views

Can I Become fluent in ASL?

ASL- American #english #any Sign...

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To D. May 19, 2020 200 views
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Hilary C. Apr 22, 2020 211 views

How can I build and maintain a career based on both the English and Chinese-speaking world?

Hello! I am from Hong Kong and now study Psychology in the UK. I am interested in a career within healthcare and social welfare. #social-work #psychology #english...

#marketing

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Hannah G. Feb 28, 2020 203 views

What are some good English majors in a lot of colleges?

I like to read and write. #college...

#english

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Navid N. Feb 10, 2020 210 views

How long is an internship?

Anthropology and English student in college #anthropology #english #education...

#internship

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Shea T. Feb 01, 2020 298 views
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Darrian L. Jan 25, 2020 159 views

Where can I get a good writing-based position?

I'm Darrian and I want to major in the English field later in life, where can I get started? #english #college-major...

#career

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Mariam A. Dec 18, 2019 266 views

What should I do in order to simplify my preference if I have several majors in mind that are very different?

As I explored more majors and explored all my interests and how I could pursue them, I settled on a couple which I was told is expected. The thing is my options are extremely varied and do not relate to each other at all which is now causing a problem as i'm choosing my classes for my future...

#undecided #biology #cybersecurity #major #computer_science #journalism #medicine #english #university

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José Alberto G. Nov 16, 2019 154 views

What kind of jobs I can apply for as a Languages major?

I'm majoring in English and German. My mother tongue is Spanish #foreign-languages #english...

#college-major

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Tim S. Nov 07, 2019 204 views

How did you make post-secondary affordable?

Good at learning. Open to feedback. Friendly and playful. Looking to get out of my state for college. Aspirations of being an English major. #college #english #business...

#economics