Career Questions tagged Future

Is academic research or internships better?

I am planning to go into aerospace engineering and astronomy. Would academic research or internships be more beneficial for future job prospects and staying competitive in the job market? #internship #research #jobs...

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Active Nov 05 at 12:08 PM

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Posted by Henry K.’s Avatar Henry K.
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Julie Garcia, MSN, APRN, CNS, CCRP | Clinical Research Nurse Hi Henry,Go Wildcats! Both academic research and internships offer you valuable ...
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Jennifer Paschal | Senior Specialist - Technical Process/Quality at AT&T I am not an event planner, but I feel this is ...
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Katie Manderson | Ombudsman/Mediator/Facilitator/EEO/Employee Relations No, I don't think that getting a higher degree is the ...

What are the potential downsides of joining the Military

I am in Sea Cadets (USNSCC) and I absolutely love it. I am playing on joining the Military (specifically to be a Navy Corpsman), but I would like to know what physiological and physical "downsides"/strains of such a job. I've heard mixed opinions, but I would like to read more into it....

#navy #military #future

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Active Sep 23 at 11:53 PM

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Posted by Timothy Z.’s Avatar Timothy Z.
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Steve Jones | Assurance Associate at PwC Hi Timothy,You ask a great question and one that certainly needs ...
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How do you balance who you are and who you will be with the past that you have encountered?

It is important to realize that knowing your past shapes your identity, but how do you allow it to shape your future. #past...

#future

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Active Sep 27 at 01:09 AM

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Posted by Sally P.’s Avatar Sally P.
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Junnie Lai | Consultant Chef Hi Sally, our past shape part of us. Take the good ...

How do you know if you've found your right major, job, and school?

I've been talking to a lawyer and he just told me that he would have liked being a doctor more than being a lawyer. He has 2 kids and needs the income to feed them not going to school again. After seeing him regret his decision I'm worried about going to college and choosing my life. #lawyer...

#majors #job #future

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Active Sep 02 at 05:38 PM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist The old saying, "the grass is always greener on the other ...

How can you find the best/most interest classes to take, once you arrive at college?

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Active Sep 06 at 04:55 PM

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Posted by Hannah S.’s Avatar Hannah S.
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How do you know your career or college is the perfect fit?

I have gone on many tours of different colleges and I still have no idea which one felt the most "right". Is there some feeling that you can describe that may help me with my future decision of enrolling in a specific college? #future #help #career...

#college

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Active Sep 06 at 06:48 PM

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Posted by Elizabeth P.’s Avatar Elizabeth P.
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Scott Rompf | Senior Technical Consulting Engineer at AT&T I will assume the colleges you are looking at all support ...

How do I know what I want to be in the future?

When people ask me what I want to be when I grow up, I have no answer for them. Which makes me think, I have had 14 years to think and decide what I want to be but I still have no idea what I would want to do....

#future

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Active Oct 01 at 08:21 PM

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Mario Gonzales | Operating systems deployment expert in Houston, Tx I would suggest finding something that interests you and seeing how ...

What is the difference from attending a private college than a public college?

I am at a community college and I plan to transfer to a four year college. I need some information of schools I should consider when transferring. Are private colleges better in academics or sports? Why do they cost so much? Are they better than public colleges? #future...

#confused

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Active Nov 27 at 02:40 PM

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Posted by Karen F.’s Avatar Karen F.
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Carolyn Mazzella | Higher Education Professional | Financial Management | Operations Hi Karen,This is a great question and when I was choosing ...

How do you really know what want to do?

I sometimes fear that maybe I'm taking the easy route. Sometimes I feel like I don't have passion or I have no direction. #future...

#career

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Active Nov 27 at 08:06 PM

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Posted by Sarah W.’s Avatar Sarah W.
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Clivin Denny | General Manager Hello,Sometimes you wouldn't know what you would like to do right ...

What are the challenges I may face pursuing a career in science, and how can I stand out among the rest?

For my first two years in high school I have been studying biotechnology and I have been working diligently in preparing myself for college and the workforce. Though I have not decided on an exact career, I am deeply considering one within forensics, pharmaceuticals, or in the space exploration...

#forensics #women-in-stem #high-school #pharmaceuticals #planetary-science #science #medicine #workforce #stem #career #future #student #astrophysics #biotechnology #space-exploration #technology #steam #nasa

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Active Dec 06 at 02:04 AM

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Posted by Ahlyia L.’s Avatar Ahlyia L.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The thing that will make the most difference is how well ...

I want to become an ELL/Dual Language elementary teacher. What all could I do with my Master's Degree in Spanish?

Spanish comes easily to me and I would like to incorporate it into my career, whether that be education or another field. #spanish #education #ell #future #career #foreignlanguages...

#elementary

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Active Aug 26 at 01:04 PM

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Posted by Liz E.’s Avatar Liz E.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Congratulations on being interested in finding the right career to follow.. ...

What could I do as a career by majoring in Criminology

I want to major in Criminology but I'm not sure what options that would give me in terms of career paths. #career #future...

#career-paths

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Active Dec 07 at 02:11 AM

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Posted by Kevin H.’s Avatar Kevin H.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The area of criminology is very broad. To find your niche, ...
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Odina Ellis | Advertising & Marketing Communications Senior at Johnson & ... Hey Christian,Having an affordable education is definitely worth the process of ...

What Science Major Should I Explore For Pathology

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Linguistic majors with bachelor's degrees, what struggles did you face once you tried to enter the workforce?

I'm considering pursuing a Linguistics major for my BA. I've read that it's quite hard to get a job unless you also have Computer Science minor/double major paired with Linguistics, which isn't quite my plan, though I'm considering pairing Linguistics with CS if it becomes clear that pursuing...

#linguistics #major #college #linguistics #work #struggles #job #computer #bachelors #lingusticsmajor #future #csmajor

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Active Aug 11 at 02:58 PM

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Posted by Sarina W.’s Avatar Sarina W.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Many people struggle needlessly while trying to enter into linguistics due ...

Following your college career what were some challenges you faced transitioning from college to medical school?

How did you go about choosing a medical school to attend as far as maybe different opportunities they provided and maybe the demographics? #future...

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Active Aug 02 at 04:02 AM

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Lynne Lee | MBA Intern - Marketing Hey Matt,Thanks for your question! It's certainly an interesting one. If ...

Should I look more into pursuing my education in another country?

I don't have an EXACT major that I have in mind, but I do know the field I wish to go into, but there aren't many schools in the United States that have the education I'm looking for. I want to study mythologies/folklore, but there aren't many schools who offer this schooling in the US, but...

#career #majors #studying-abroad #future

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Active Jul 14 at 03:07 PM

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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Congratulations on being interested in finding the right career to follow. ...

Is it better to sell your invention idea(s) to a company or raise money to patent it yourself?

I have a lot of invention ideas and I am not sure how to get help. There are a lot of website that say they help people who have invention ideas but I am afraid they will steal my ideas and I will not have any legal ownership of them. #help #innovation #mechanical #mechanicalengineering...

#art #money #engineering #design #technology #patent #solving #ideas #legal #creative #industrialdesign #architect #tech #product #company #ownership #inventor #customer #science #future #products #problem #engineers

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Active Jul 18 at 02:43 AM

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Kelly Laporte | Network Technician A patent  is a government authority or license conferring a right ...
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The answer really lies within yourself and is determined by which ...

I have just finished 10th and feel like I should take science as my course. Could someone give some advice as to what courses I could take other than medicine and engineering??

My family feels that commerce has no future.... I am confused.. #course-dilemma #future #science...

#commerce

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Active May 20 at 11:53 AM

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kinjalk mishra A very good question.We all must respect our parents and their ...

What are ways that we can build and maintain good relationships with our colleagues and leave a good impression on our higher ups?

I am a high school student and I’ve have had some difficulty with being more social and connecting with others. I want to not only be able to secure a good career, but I also want to also build healthy relationships with others. I am hoping to gain more insight into the working field so that...

#career #relationships #future

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Active Nov 27 at 08:36 PM

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Posted by Jenny Z.’s Avatar Jenny Z.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential You asked a very important question. A good place to start ...

Is it worth it to go to get a traditional degree if you are interested in getting into software development or software engineering?

It seems as though more an more influential people in the tech field are showing support to online studies as a legitimate replacement to traditional studies. Is it still worth it to go into debt in order to finance a degree that may be 5-10 years behind 'groundbreaking' concepts?...

#technology #future #tech #scholarships #software

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Active May 18 at 12:19 PM

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Posted by Patrick L.’s Avatar Patrick L.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Here are some interesting sites for you to visit, as they ...

What are the first things I should look to be involved in at college for an incoming freshman?

I am quite nervous about going to a large college (roughly 20,000). I wish to make my application stand out to future employers by getting involved with the school however I am not sure what exactly would make me stand out as an individual. #jobs #future #community...

#community-involvement

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Active Apr 25 at 06:08 PM

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Lindsay Simeone | Customer Success Program Manager Trisha, this is a great question and it's awesome that you ...

What are the benefits according to future employers of studying abroad?

I am currently looking at a study abroad program which involves my specific major(Pharmacy), however, I am worried that not taking the rigorous classes on campus would make me less attractive to future employers. #future #student #pharmacy #study-abroad #medicine...

#college

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Active May 25 at 07:39 PM

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Madeleine La Cotera | Assistant Director of Off-Campus Study at Hamilton College It may be possible for you to get both rigorous courses ...

If medicine improves and allows people to live much longer lives, how will we provide for everyone?

As medical technology improves, people live longer, healthier lives. Anti-aging technologies are getting better and better. If people start regularly living to 100 or longer, or if human life is extended even further beyond natural limits, how we provide for everyone? How will people in my...

#medicine #career #future #technology

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Active May 07 at 05:20 PM

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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Sophie, Really interesting question you have posed. Based off of ...

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