Career Questions tagged Job Application

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Polina W. May 22, 2020 412 views

How many pages for a resume / CV?

Hello, What is the recommended number of pages for a resume / CV? The general consensus​ seems to be saying two sides, however, #resume #job-application #job-search #job #career I have heard from many recruiters and people in general that only one side is preferred. What are your...

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Nancy O. Apr 21, 2020 1726 views

Strengths and Weakness interview Question Help!!!!!!!!

I do not know how to Answer my strengths and weakness? I guess I really don't know it. Since it's the reason why I don't get a callback. How can I find my strengths and weakness? where do I start? #interviews #career #career-counseling #job...

#job-application

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Thompson B. Feb 24, 2017 892 views

Is proficiency in Java enough to get you placed in good company?

I'm a graduate student(MS Computer Science) and I'm gonna be graduating in a year and a half and I wanted to know if there is any skill that I must have besides Java. I would like to know what are the other programming languages/skills that any employer can expect from a potential employee with...

#personal-development #software-development #job-application #career-details #software #android #java #computer-software #career #development

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Gloria S. Oct 01, 2016 512 views

Is it exceptional to display a portfolio of your skills on your personally made website?

I have heard that creating your own website is quite exceptional, so I was wondering what are the key points people get for being able to accomplish this task. #skills #portfolio #website-creation #personal-development...

#job-application

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Mounia M. Apr 01, 2017 749 views

Is it ever acceptable to ask members of the organization you interviewed with about other organizations that are potentially hiring?

I had an informational interview with an organization about their upcoming AmeriCorps position, which starts in August. I am currently unemployed and have been advised by family and peers to inquire about other organizations I can work at in the interim. Is it acceptable to ask? And if so how...

#interviews #job-application #financial-planning #jobs #americorps #hiring

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Jackie G. Jan 12, 2017 3288 views
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Melissa A. Jul 29, 2017 565 views

If you received multiple misdemeanors in various states which all were determined dismissed, will the government hire you?

I have a friend who got misdemeanors and an injunction in two different states, everything turned out to be dismissed or basically denied because nothing actually happened. They do show up in the court systems though. My friend wants to get a job with the government and has the skill set for...

#personal-development #job-application #government #human-resources #career-details #recruiting

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Jennifer P. Mar 21, 2017 604 views

I am studying for a post first degree law, which possible arears should i focus on

I am applying for post first degree law school this year. I like to learn new things, I believe I have good communication and debatable skills. but I am not sure if I know what to expect in the entrance exams or during the interview. I would really appreciate some guidance. #law...

#personal-development #career-counseling #job-application #student-counseling #corporate-law #law-school #law-practice #career-details #guidance-counselor

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Alec J. Jun 27, 2016 1340 views

How would I engage someone to start networking?

I want to build relationships within my future career field so that I can aid my career progression and skill set. I know that it is important for specific situations or programs to have that one person within your close network but how would you go about engaging them in conversation. LinkedIn...

#college #personal-development #job-application #medicine #professional #dental #networking

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Jackie G. Jan 18, 2017 759 views

How to network and build connections?

I could use some ways to build professional connections. I recently made a LinkedIn account--but, is this site really effective at building connections? #college #career #resume #networking #linkedin #job-application...

#personal-development

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kayla S. Oct 19, 2016 470 views

How to land an internship ?

Could you list some advice or skills that would be beneficial for a student to acquire in order to get an internship ? #computer-science #business #engineering #web-design #web-development #web #personal-development...

#job-application

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Theresa T. May 17, 2017 1124 views

How to get a non teaching job in korea or japan

I would love to study and work at one of these countys however I don't fit the requirements for teaching abroad nor do I want to teach . are there any alternative jobs? #art #japan #korea #aboard #career-details...

#job-application

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Nitya J. May 30, 2017 917 views

How to get a job in writing online?

I'm a freshman (9th grade) in high school, and since summer is coming, I wanted to get a job. I'm having a bit of trouble trying to find jobs that don't require a degree and such. Update: With your guys' advice, I've decided to enter some writing contests and hope for exposure and maybe some...

#journalism #job-application #summer-job #high-school #writing #freshman #english #american #career-details

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Akampreet K. Oct 12, 2016 682 views

How to be confident while answering, "What are you strengths and weakness?" (in an interview)

I always end stuck on this question while in a interview and end up doing bad throughout the whole thing. How do I find out my strengths and weakness, should I try to make a list? #jobs #job #job-coaching #job-application...

#personal-development

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Jackie G. Jan 12, 2017 592 views
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Hamid W. Oct 18, 2016 482 views

How does one master an interview?

I am a junior in high school. I am looking to apply to colleges next summer and just wanted to get a heads up to see what I was aiming for because some of the schools I want to apply for like doing interviews? #interviews...

#job-application

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Abbas E. Sep 28, 2016 816 views
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Albert P. Feb 25, 2017 939 views

How do you stay confident?

I know that having confidence is very important when you are interviewing with potential employers and for when you are interacting with your peers. However, I find that sometimes I lose confidence when something negative happens, such as being rejected from a company, or doing poorly on a...

#college #career-counseling #job-application #career-choice #personal-development #interviews #interviewing-skills #career

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Timothy G. May 24, 2017 528 views

How do I create my first Portfolio?

Hello, I wanted to know what should be included in my first portfolio? More specifically a portfolio for my artwork. I am not positive on a specific Job to build my portfolio around yet but some of the career paths that I am interested in relate to concept art for video games/movies,...

#job-application #career-choice #career-advice #career-details #portfolio #artist #artist-portfolio #portfolio-management #concept-design #career

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Ricky S. May 12, 2017 585 views

How can i use college flight time to get a career.

I would like to go to a flying school in Arizona and im wondering how i could get a job out of college. #pilot #airline-pilot #career-details...

#job-application

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Mia S. Apr 05, 2017 1865 views

How can I politely decline an internship without burning bridges?

I'm a college student looking for a summer internship, and I believe I will get accepted to two of the internships I applied to - but I cannot feasibly do both. How can I politely decline one internship while not burning any bridges and maintaining the connections I made there? #internships...

#personal-development #interviews #job-application #email

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Genaro E. May 30, 2017 547 views

How can I get hands on experience and better knowledge within the field of Veterinary medicine?

I personally love the field of medicine and animals have always been a passion of mine. I am soon to be a senior in high school, 11th grade, and my applications are heading out to top schools in this area. I am looking for any ways to better my chances on being accepted through extra activities...

#job-application #career-details #veterinary #medicine

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Ayomide O. Mar 14, 2017 619 views

Does not having an internship make my resume weaker?

Accounting student at Towson university #financial-accounting...

#job-application

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Albert P. Dec 01, 2016 786 views

As a Computer Science Major (or any CS related major) who has no prior work or internship experience, what do you suggest I do to get a programming job or internship?

As the question states, I am a CS major who has little experience and has only done a few side projects that were not too advanced (in web dev and basic networking principles). I am trying to get an internship and I have been sending out resumes and going to career fairs, but most companies...

#job-application #science #experience #computer #career-details #internship

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Jill S. May 21, 2016 780 views

Are there internships or non-competitive jobs that will help an actor make connections, build up a resume, and find opportunities?

I am an aspiring musical theatre actor, and I want to know how I can use my skills and time before I graduate high school and college to get ahead. #internships #acting #theatre #musical-theatre #broadway #stage-management #audition #theater-tech #personal-development...

#job-application

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Eric B. Jan 24, 2017 809 views

What are good ways for a recent graduate to make up for lack of experience when trying to get their first job in computer programming?

I will be graduating soon, and due to personal circumstances and the local economy, I've been unable to get an internship. I worry that this will prevent me from getting a good job when I graduate. How can I make up for this lack of experience on my resume? #computer-software #software...

#personal-development #software-development #job-application #career-details #information-technology #programming #software-engineering #hiring

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Kemi L. Dec 30, 2016 1251 views

What are some good tips for someone new to interviews?

I don't really have much experience with interviews in the past and was just wondering what are some things I should have in mind when others interview me. #interviews #interviewing-skills #interviewing #job-application...

#personal-development

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Vera L. Oct 19, 2016 798 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