Career Questions tagged Job Market

How do you build a successful career, without any experience?

Many job offers/positions require a person to have experience. If I'm fresh out of College, of course I'd be looking for a place to work. How will I be able to prove myself in my field, even though I'm a rookie/newbie. #jobs #salary #job-market #career...

#job

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Angela D’s Avatar Ivo Čonka’s Avatar
Active Nov 14 '18 at 11:25 AM

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Posted by Eboni B.’s Avatar Eboni B.
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Angela D | UX Designer Hi Eboni, There are plenty of ways for you to get ...
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Noreen MacMahon | Leadership Development and Change Manager Hi Isabel - In my experience an entry level position likes ...

What are some simple part-time jobs out there?

Just list down the job titles and/or the business. #job-market #summer-jobs...

#job-search

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Active Oct 12 '18 at 01:00 PM

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Posted by Patrick M.’s Avatar Patrick M.
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Sarah (Andersen) Koenig | Corporate Responsibility I would consider what local businesses are in your community and ...

Are there more job opportunities for physical therapists working with the elderly or with athletes?

Which of the two offer more stability and also, which is more common? #job-market #in-business #physical-therapy...

#out-patient

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Active Sep 13 '18 at 01:40 AM

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Posted by Lorna S.’s Avatar Lorna S.
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Elise Brown | Pediatric Physical Therapist In general, there are several settings for PTs to work in. ...

Is this a good job to have if you have a really busy schedule?

If you do a lot of things to do in a single day or week is this the right job to have? #job-market #jobs...

#first-job

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Active Jul 19 '18 at 08:07 PM

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Posted by Shaylee W.’s Avatar Shaylee W.
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Kamilah DeBoest | AT&T CSR - Business and Logistics Management / ... Hello,It all depends on your time management abilities. I work full ...

Is biomedical engineering a good major for the future, regarding job opportunities?

How does the salary of a biomedical engineer compare to other professions? Flexibility of work hours? Stability of the job? #job-market #major #college-majors #engineering #biology #biomedical...

#biomedical-engineering

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Active Sep 15 '18 at 09:05 PM

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Posted by Kristen A.’s Avatar Kristen A.
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Kent Broman | Technical Sales Representative The U.S. Department of Labor set the salary as high as ...

What are a few of the most versatile engineering degrees?

I plan on going into the field of engineering but there are so many choices that I am having difficulty finding out the best degree for the job market. #engineering...

#job-market

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Peter Sturtevant’s Avatar Shumon Hossain’s Avatar Simon Robson’s Avatar
Active May 06 '18 at 01:43 PM

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Posted by Joseph T.’s Avatar Joseph T.
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Peter Sturtevant | Retired Civil Engineer Hello, Joseph:Civil Engineering offers a very wide range of career possibilities:Transportation ...

Is the cost of a high ranking university worth it in todays job market

Some Universities will cost families over 200,000. Loans based on this could take 10-20 years to repay. yet many students come out of college without great opportunities. #expensive #college-admissions #college...

#job-market

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Taylor Hanzlik’s Avatar Sarah (Andersen) Koenig’s Avatar
Active Apr 04 '18 at 04:37 PM

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Posted by Nicolas M.’s Avatar Nicolas M.
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Taylor Hanzlik | Risk Assurance Associate at PwC Hi Nicolas, thanks for submitting a question! This is not an ...

What are the best things for your resume?

After college, getting a job can be very competitive. How do you make yourself stand out from the crowd? What are ways to boost your resume? What are employers, especially in business, looking to see? #business #resume #resume-building #evaluating-resumes #job-search-strategies #job-market...

#job-skills #employment

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Claire McGahan’s Avatar Marianna Saporito’s Avatar
Active Oct 16 '18 at 02:55 PM

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Posted by Madeline G.’s Avatar Madeline G.
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Claire McGahan | Advisory Associate at PwC Hi Madeline! From my experience, a strong resume is one that ...

What are the fastest growing job fields?

I want to make sure I can get a job with the major I choose in the career field I want. #job-market...

#college-major

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Active Jan 16 '18 at 01:15 PM

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Posted by Victoriahna V.’s Avatar Victoriahna V.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Victoriahna, It's great you are thinking about this! The information on ...

What job position would be fit for a introvert person in the medical field ?

I'm in year 10 and interested in going into the medical field but I'm not really a fan of being with people for a expanded period of time so I was wondering what jobs I could do if I join the medical field. #medical-practice #medcine #career-path...

#job-market

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Mark Hansberry’s Avatar Sarah (Andersen) Koenig’s Avatar
Active Feb 07 '18 at 03:46 AM

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Posted by Val S.’s Avatar Val S.
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Mark Hansberry | President of Valley Radiologists PA In medicine there are specialties and parts of specialties that do ...

Is it easy entering in the job market after you graduate college and how can you make the process easier?

I want to be able to be successful after getting my diploma. #job-market...

#job-search-strategies

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Adam Brittain’s Avatar Alwyn Velásquez’s Avatar
Active Sep 26 '17 at 08:58 PM

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Posted by Jordyn V.’s Avatar Jordyn V.
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Adam Brittain | Senior Value Manager at Workday It can be kind of tough to enter the market with ...

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 ...

How can I accumulate work experience?

Now many recruitments require work experience. I wander as a college student, how I can accumulate work experience? #job #job-search #college-jobs #first-job...

#job-market

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Dawnyale Oliver’s Avatar Greg Parker’s Avatar Sheryl Gunn’s Avatar
Active Aug 01 '18 at 09:44 PM

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Posted by Chun L.’s Avatar Chun L.
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Dawnyale Oliver | Recruiter In addition to internships, it couldn't hurt to participate in volunteer ...

When you're fresh out of college is it best to work for a while, travel, or go straight to Grad school?

I'm curious about the current state of the job market as it pertains to the hiring rate of students fresh out of college with their first Bachelor's degree. Do most employers favor new grads who've worked while in school? If so, how do students who have little work experience due to being...

#college-admissions #recruiting #college-jobs #hiring #graduate-school #job-application #job-search #employment #job-market

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Leah Philllips’s Avatar John Cline’s Avatar
Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:50 PM

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Posted by Kim D.’s Avatar Kim D.
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Leah Philllips | Capacity Builder at AmeriCorps/Fall 2017 Graduate Student Students who have little experience working, whether that be an internship, ...

What is the difference between finance and accounting? Is one more favorable in the job market?

Stuck between Accounting and Finance, I cannot tell the difference between these two majors after visiting so many different websites. All the websites state that both would deal with budgeting and analysis. I am now wondering what are the main differences between an accounting and finance...

#choosing-a-major #accounting #job-market #finance #college-major

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Seth Daniel Bernstein’s Avatar Rose McGovern’s Avatar Lisa Woodis’s Avatar Ann Ulett’s Avatar
Active Apr 07 '18 at 11:43 PM

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Posted by Esther C.’s Avatar Esther C.
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Seth Daniel Bernstein | Coach, Counselor, Personal Branding Expert, Marketer, Educator Accounting is the precise application of established practices and policies to ...

What occupations and fields are stagnating or decreasing in growth?

As time progresses, some occupations become obsolete because of society and technology. The factory worker was beat out by the robot, the mail delivery man was beat out by the drone. As a student and future contributor to the workforce, it is imperative to know where the money is at and where...

#employment #job-market

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:48 PM

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Posted by Kevin L.’s Avatar Kevin L.
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Stephanie Murnen | Sr. Manager, Surgical Gloves Marketing at Cardinal Health http://www.boston.com/jobs/untagged/2013/12/30/30-of-the-fastest-declining-occupations A good pressure test to put on any industry or ...

Will there be an over saturation of engineers?

I want to be an engineer and am curious about the field. Presently, engineering and other STEM occupations are quite popular. But as time passes, there will be many who major in it like me and due to that, won't the job market be more competitive? And if so, when? #engineering #employment...

#job-market

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:48 PM

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Posted by Kevin L.’s Avatar Kevin L.
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Simon Robson | Retired Engineering Manager with limited consultation Engineering has been a pretty stable career but there are some ...

Are jobs in science really decreasing, and if so, is it still a good idea to go into them if you're dedicated enough?

I've heard conflicting statements about this. Some people have told me that pure science fields (not engineering, just research etc) are getting harder to find jobs in. Is this true? #science #biology #jobs #research #chemistry...

#job-market

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Greg Roelofs’s Avatar Srishti Agrawal’s Avatar Vernon Turner’s Avatar
Active Aug 16 '18 at 05:52 PM

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Posted by Ella M.’s Avatar Ella M.
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Greg Roelofs | Software engineer, data infrastructure at LinkedIn It is true that a number of formerly large corporate research ...

What type of places are good for first time jobs for teens?

I've been looking for part time jobs to earn extra money for college tuition. #job-search #business-management #college-jobs #first-job #job-market #small-business #part-time...

#job-fairs

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Active Aug 28 '18 at 11:21 PM

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Posted by Lindsay G.’s Avatar Lindsay G.
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Paul Hauber | Solution Sales Specialist I remember my first real job! My dad said he found ...

Which career pharmacist , nurse practitioner, physician assistant , and nurse anesthetist will be high demand high pay in the future?

I'm thinking between pharmacist , nurse practitioner, physician assistant , and nurse anesthetist career options that will fit my lifestyle but I don't know which career will be in high demand . #nurse #job-search #pharmacists #job-market #choosing-a-major...

#demand-forecasting

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Rinna Heikkilä’s Avatar Diana Sprinkle’s Avatar
Active May 11 '18 at 05:01 PM

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Posted by Krystal N.’s Avatar Krystal N.
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Rinna Heikkilä | OEM Sales First you should think exactly what kind of lifestyle will fit ...

How should I succeed in job hunting when I don't have any previous internships/working experience?

I am almost graduating this summer and I am starting to look for jobs in the market. Unfortunately, because of personal issue I did not get a chance to work at all during school years and that my department did not offer internships. I am afraid that I can't compete with others when finding...

#career #career-paths #job-market #job-search #resume

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Franklin Tallah’s Avatar ShaRon Bynum’s Avatar Aaron Apperly’s Avatar
Active May 14 '18 at 05:28 PM

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Posted by Hollie C.’s Avatar Hollie C.
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Franklin Tallah | Payments & Cybersecurity manager Hollie: Take heart. It's never too late. I think you've received ...

How's the job outlook for teaching?

I state the question very broadly because I'm curious about the job outlook for teaching at all grade levels (elementary, junior and high school, and post-secondary). #teaching #teacher #education #jobs...

#job-market

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Frank Lemmon’s Avatar Ethan Arenson’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:35 PM

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Posted by Calvin K.’s Avatar Calvin K.
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Frank Lemmon | Sr. Test Engineer at Chegg Inc. From a purely subjective perspective (since I don't have a lot ...

How is the field of Environmental Conservation looking?

I just want to be sure that my future job field has either a decent turnover rate or a large enough demand for jobs so that I can go straight to work after I get my degree. #career #money #career-path #salary #environmental #job-market #wildlife...

#financial-planning

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Active Sep 14 '17 at 03:47 PM

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Posted by Hayden S.’s Avatar Hayden S.
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Roxanne Lenzo Douthit | Risk Consultant at PwC In my job search, I've seen a lot of opportunities in ...

I am a rising freshman majoring in International Policy, and I was wondering whether it is wise to keep a backup option considering the job market?

I am just concerned about whether I can have a career aligned with my area of interest or whether I should start planning for otherwise. #resume #majors #government #job-market...

#international-affairs

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Austin L.’s Avatar Todd Kushner’s Avatar
Active Mar 05 '18 at 01:37 AM

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Posted by Saisha M.’s Avatar Saisha M.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory I just graduated college last year and was an International Affairs ...

I am a rising college freshman in International Policy; however, I believe that every job requires some sort of technical skills, so I was curious whether it is wise to take a computer science minor or just take a few classes to gain those skills?

I am very concerned about future job opportunities. I am attending Georgetown university in the fall, and I want to maximize my skills for the future job market. #computer-science #government #job-market #international-affairs #technical...

#foreign-policy

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Todd Kushner’s Avatar Mikela Suter’s Avatar Randy Schriver’s Avatar
Active Sep 29 '17 at 03:18 PM

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Posted by Saisha M.’s Avatar Saisha M.
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Todd Kushner | CISA Visiting Professor | Foreign Policy| Writer/Editor | ... If you enjoy classes on technical subjects, you might want to ...

How to be an outstanding candidate when applying for jobs?

I have just graduated from college and looking for a job. I understand that the job market is tougher this time to make matters worse some say there might be a recession coming. I try to put the best in my CV and resume and tailor them to a particular company I send it to. Other than work...

#resume #skills #job-market #college #resume-writing #employment

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Sara Pelosi’s Avatar Carole Curtis’s Avatar
Active Sep 12 '17 at 06:02 PM

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Posted by Arshad A.’s Avatar Arshad A.
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Sara Pelosi | Staffing Services Manager, Asia Pacific at Google You're asking all of the right questions, and it sounds like ...

Post college, what are some things that need to be considered when looking for jobs?

I want to know some good things to consider when looking and interviewing for jobs after college. #job #job-search #job-market...

#job-fairs

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Emmaline Wilson’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar
Active Mar 01 '18 at 11:56 PM

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Posted by Laurel M.’s Avatar Laurel M.
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Emmaline Wilson | Writer - Facebook Hi Laurel! First off, good luck looking for jobs! I recommend ...

WHAT IS THE CAREER CHOICE FOR COLLEGE IN REGARDS TECHNOLOGY

I WANT TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL AND TECHNOLOGY IS GROWING SO FAST WITH SO MANY STREETS AND AVENUES WHERE DO I FOCUS ON WHAT WILL BE IN MOST DEMAND IN THE NEXT TEN YEARS #technology #tech #job-market #guidance-counselor...

#enter

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Marilyn Stewart’s Avatar Shannon Baxley’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:27 PM

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Posted by renee L.’s Avatar renee L.
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Marilyn Stewart First of all it's important to take an internal inventory of ...

How did you gain your connections for careers after you graduated?

I know the job market can be tough, so I just wanted to know how you secured connections to find good jobs after receiving your degree? #graduate #careers #job-market...

#connections

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Nicole Opas’s Avatar Janet Rivera-Jimenez’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:26 PM

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Posted by Lee-Anne Jae A.’s Avatar Lee-Anne Jae A.
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Nicole Opas | General Manager / Executive Producer - Mobile and ... A few different ways - first, in college, I got very ...

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