Career Questions tagged Job Coaching

How long does it take to find your ideal job? (if you've found one)

#jobs #job-search #human-resource #undergraduate #students-problem #advice #mentoring #job-coaching Pursuing a rewarding career seems to take forever through trials and error. How long does it take to figure out what's the best fit for you? Thanks in...

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Active Jul 20 '18 at 08:26 PM

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Posted by Cindy L.’s Avatar Cindy L.
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Karen Kitchel | Community Volunteer Actually I have found many ideal jobs!  I think the reason ...

If many jobs in the future (perhaps MOST jobs) will be replaced by machines and Artificial Intelligence, what should we be studying in college?

I read Kurt Vonnegut's "Player Piano" as well as several of his short stories that depict a future in which all "jobs" have been eliminated - machines do everything. The people who have meaningful work find their life has less meaning. They ask, "What are humans FOR?" So, I wonder what...

#job-coaching #job-search #creativity #future-careers #job #future #technology

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Maggie Gifford’s Avatar Steve Strandberg’s Avatar Karen Kitchel’s Avatar
Active Jul 11 '18 at 02:47 PM

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Posted by Sophie H.’s Avatar Sophie H.
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Maggie Gifford | Multifamily Finance Hi, Sophie. I don't think it's at all possible to prepare ...

What can I do with my Anthropology degree

In such a broad field as the literal "study of humans" there is an application in almost every field. However, as I am looking at jobs, I am getting discouraged since practically zero have "anthropologist" in the title. What are some ideas of jobs in which I can use my anthropology degree?...

#job-coaching #job

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Lanie Anton’s Avatar Victoria German’s Avatar
Active Nov 14 '18 at 06:31 PM

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Posted by William K.’s Avatar William K.
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Lanie Anton | Survey Scientist at Airbnb Hi William,Victoria already gave you a great answer, but I thought ...

what to write for a follow-up email on a conditional job offer

I've accepted a conditional job offer. However, I haven't heard back from them after I accepted the offer. What should I write in the follow-up email ? #job-coaching #email #human-resources #career-counseling Thank...

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Melida Alaniz’s Avatar Karen Kitchel’s Avatar
Active Jul 12 '18 at 01:23 PM

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Melida Alaniz | TEXAS Hello Cindy: Congratulations on accepting your conditional job offer! If you ...

What are the best jobs for college students looking to pay for tuition?

I'm asking because college is expensive and I'm wondering if there are any jobs out there that are perfect for busy full-time students besides work study. Preferably anything online. Personal experience is super helpful. I appreciate the guidance. #college-jobs #college #college-advice...

#work-life-balance #jobs #higher-education #work #college-major #job-coaching #online-job #college-bound #job-search #career #working-from-home

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Pieter Sheth-Voss’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar Shawn Hill’s Avatar YU WANG’s Avatar
Active Mar 02 '18 at 03:04 PM

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Posted by Mireia R.’s Avatar Mireia R.
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Pieter Sheth-Voss | Founder at Protobi Hi Mireia --Graduating from college with no or minimal debt is ...

How/ Who should I ask for references

I've been working at a retail store for 8 months, and I have several different store managers already. Which store managers should I ask for references? (store managers are constantly reassigned to different branches so I only work with each for roughly 2 months) #career-counseling...

#interviewprep #referrals #retail-management #job-coaching #interviews #retail-sales #references

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Carole Curtis’s Avatar Simon Robson’s Avatar Cherelle Maddox’s Avatar Karen Kitchel’s Avatar
Active Jul 11 '18 at 02:44 PM

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Carole Curtis | Career Couselor/ Certified Career Coachself employed For References: You should have for references from the manager in ...

What are some careers that are family-oriented?

Would love to have a job that still allows time to spend with my family. Are there any maybe underrated professions that would allow you to do so? #career #career-counseling #career-choice #profession #job-coaching #job-searching #career-path...

#career-decisions

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Active Jul 11 '18 at 02:39 PM

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Posted by Mireia R.’s Avatar Mireia R.
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Marilyn Balke-Lowry | Artist/Owner at Imaginart; Director of College Guidance Consultants, ... Hi,As far as family-centered careers are concerned, you might want to ...

I have a challenge for you today. What are...?

What are the real life job equivalences to jobs like in the movie TheTransporter(2002), Drive(2011)? If you haven't seen the movies here's a quick summary of their jobs: - TheTransporter: Main character delivers packages from point A to point B for the mob. He works by a strict set of rules...

#jobs #career #job-search #career-development #career-change #career-choice #job-coaching #job #career-planning #career-counseling #career-path #first-job #job-market #career-plan #careers

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Active Aug 27 '17 at 11:36 PM

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Posted by Mathew M.’s Avatar Mathew M.
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Spruce Cox | Retired Aerospace Engineer and Rocket Scientist My favorite is the "Vanishing Point" from 1971. I'm not sure ...

Is it true that curlier hair and cultural hairstyles are looked down upon in a professional setting? Is straighter hair preferred or is this a myth?

People can manipulate their hair in many ways i.e dread locs, braids, kinky twist, afro ranging in multitudes of curls, etc. Working, in many cases, means being professional. This alludes to the concept of being groomed (good hygiene, tidy appearance). There is this notion that hair that is not...

#job-coaching #professional-training #job-search #career-advice

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:57 PM

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Posted by Wanita J.’s Avatar Wanita J.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Wanita, The underlying question to your question is, "Is there racism ...

What do you do when you are in an interview and you are hit with a complicated question you may have trouble answering ?

i have a job interview coming soon and i want to be ready for anything #jobs #job-coaching #first-job #high...

#job-application

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:50 PM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist I had an interview once where the very first question was ...

Should I create a LinkedIn profile to help find a job?

I am a highschool student seeking a summer job, but I have little work experience. I want to increase my profile in the "work world". Is LinkedIn a good place to start? #job-coaching #first-job #linkedin...

#linkedin-recruiter

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Wilfred Beijers’s Avatar Carmen Merrill’s Avatar Karen Kitchel’s Avatar Christy Rosen, M.Ed., CPRW’s Avatar
Active Jul 13 '18 at 02:27 PM

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Posted by Olivea V.’s Avatar Olivea V.
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Wilfred Beijers | IMPACT Solution Advisor at Chevron Where I think LinkedIn is helpful is by creating a network. ...

What aspects on a college's resume can stand out to employers for internships?

Currently a freshman in college, I am wondering what activities I should be pursuing to appeal more to employers for internships recruitment. Are there some activities that are more heavily weighed than others? #resume #college-jobs #job-coaching #recruiting #resume-writing #college-recruiting...

#talent-recruiting

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Active Jul 10 '18 at 02:20 PM

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Posted by Esther C.’s Avatar Esther C.
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Genevieve Cawthorn | Transactional Attorney with Experience in Tech This really depends on the type of career you'd like to ...

How to get hired despite not having experience?

What can I do to prove I don't need experience to be successful?...

#job-coaching

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

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Posted by Samantha  H.’s Avatar Samantha H.
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Dannon Loveland | Helping connect education with opportunity In my experience, people tend to be a little too conservative ...

What must an elevator pitch consist of?

Interviews are coming up soon and every one of my professor emphasized on the question: Tell me a little about yourself. This is where the elevator pitch comes in, but I cannot decide what information is significant enough to be included and what is not. What tips do you have for the elevator...

#job-coaching #interview-preparation #interviews #job-interview #employee-relations

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Active Dec 05 '18 at 08:58 PM

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Posted by Esther C.’s Avatar Esther C.
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Matt Meehan | Director, Pfizer PAC, U.S. Government Relations & Public ... I would recommend starting off with your motivation for applying for ...

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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Ayanna Jackson, SPHR, SHRM-SCP’s Avatar Janet Rivera-Jimenez’s Avatar Karen Kitchel’s Avatar
Active Jul 13 '18 at 02:25 PM

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Posted by Akampreet K.’s Avatar Akampreet K.
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Ayanna Jackson, SPHR, SHRM-SCP | Senior Human Resources Professional Hi Akampreet! First off, know that every one of us kind ...

What are the top 5 questions you get asked in interviews?

Interviews are not my thing so, I always try to prepare my best but get stuck on a specific question such to "Why you should be hired?" Or "How will you make our company/organization better?" #jobs #job-coaching #student-development...

#job-application

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Active Jul 10 '18 at 02:27 PM

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akshay chawath | Technical Support Engineer There are different companies who have different objectives to achieve their ...

What is the best idea to take if your dream for the future is not as practical or resourceful as you once believed?

I am asking this question because many people tell me that I may be overthinking the results of my post-secondary choices. I hope to create an inspiring cartoon that will capture attention and or possibly turn it into a film. However, I realize that I may not animation as much as I like the...

#parent #business #job-coaching #graduate #mentoring #student #counselor #teacher

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:22 PM

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Posted by Amber C.’s Avatar Amber C.
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Kevin Thomas | Sr. Underwriter/Credit Standards Specialist II at Fannie Mae Happy Friday Amber! The best idea I can give you to ...

how do you get a career as a coach or in the front office of a professional sports team?

I was wondering how you get a Career working for a professional sports team. I love basketball, I played basketball, and currently coach youth basketball and i love it and want to keep doing it as a career. I like math and stats I look at them everyday and with the new statistics coming into...

#basketball #job-coaching #sports #professional-sports #coaching #front-office

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:21 PM

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Posted by Jackson C.’s Avatar Jackson C.
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Matt Hagopian | Sport Management M.A. Word hard. Work while others are resting. Work when you want ...

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