Career Questions tagged Job Search

Applying for jobs

Should you apply for jobs if you don't have all the recommended skills needed? Can you learn them when you get there? #job-search #resume...

#job-application

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Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Lauren Combs’s Avatar
Active Dec 05 '18 at 11:52 PM

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Posted by Naysa B.’s Avatar Naysa B.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Naysa,By all means, if you have most of the qualifications, go ...

I'm feeling lost in my Public Relations studies, considering applying for an "executive assistant" position.

I have an internship at a student-run agency at my university but I feel like I'm still not getting "real world" experience. Two of my foundational classes for my major were with terrible professors that no longer work for the department and I don't want to prolong my graduation any longer/pay...

#career #assistant #college-major #job #career-counseling #executiveassistant #graduation #publicrelations #college #job-search

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Angelica Letang’s Avatar Alice Yap’s Avatar
Active Dec 26 '18 at 05:21 PM

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Posted by Sarah H.’s Avatar Sarah H.
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Angelica Letang | Customer Service Pro Trying to get your foot in the door any way that ...

what is a typical day for you in HVAC?

Job corps looking into HVAC #job #job-search #career #heatingandcooling...

#hvac

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Active Dec 09 '18 at 07:10 PM

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Posted by christique G.’s Avatar christique G.
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Moinul Moinul <span style="color: rgb(100, 100, 100);">There are many career paths open to ...

What are some good jobs or majors that would be good for someone who likes organizing?

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Active Oct 28 '18 at 01:41 PM

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Posted by Emily C.’s Avatar Emily C.
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Jono Anzalone | Global Disaster Response & Relief Partnerships and Special ... Hi there Emily,A great question! There are so many career and ...

What are the job prospects of someone graduating with a product design major?

I am thinking of majoring in product design at my college. It seems very interesting and hopefully I take interest in it, but I was wondering what are the job prospects of someone graduating with this degree? Will I be able to find a job in this field after college? If there are many jobs out...

#job-search #job #design #product-design

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Sheri Kimes’s Avatar Angela D’s Avatar
Active Nov 03 '18 at 07:13 PM

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Posted by Kayla S.’s Avatar Kayla S.
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Sheri Kimes | US Consumer Online Business Manager at Dell Hey Kayla! It depends on what industry your product belongs to. ...

In a job interview, I often hear that despite it being illegal, there are questions such as age and sexuality asked. What is a good way to get around this?

According to various sources (including personal contacts), interviewers sometimes break the law in terms of personal questioning. Of course that would make the interview difficult, and so I wonder what some tips are to help cirumvent this. #job #interviews #career...

#job-search

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CHARLES KING’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar
Active Oct 22 '18 at 11:39 PM

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Posted by Cierra M.’s Avatar Cierra M.
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CHARLES KING | Career Services Coordinator When the question is asked just smile and politely say to ...

How do I obtain a job in Property Management?

One of my career goals is to become an Assistant Property Manager but it seems difficult to apply for a job in this position or at least get a job as an administrative assistant in this field and work your way up. #management #business...

#job-search

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Active Oct 18 '18 at 11:30 AM

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Posted by Daniella S.’s Avatar Daniella S.
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Patrice Nichols | IT Manager Why not shoot for the stars and become a Property Manager ...
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Courtney Riel | Zoo Keeper & Pet/House Sitter (Owner) It's actually a good idea to have both. But if you ...

How do I keep from being overwhelmed when balancing school and my first job?

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Amit Kapadia’s Avatar Barbara Harris’s Avatar Diane Allaway’s Avatar Carriel Carter’s Avatar +6
Active Nov 28 '18 at 08:52 PM

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Posted by Samantha C.’s Avatar Samantha C.
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Amit Kapadia | Financial Analyst Hi Samantha,Obtaining your first job while in college is definitely an ...

What steps should I take to find a job after college?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar Amit Kapadia’s Avatar
Active Sep 27 '18 at 03:35 PM

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Posted by Ashley P.’s Avatar Ashley P.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The process of finding appropriate employment starts much sooner than "after ...

In college regardless of major how quickly did you get employed?

Usually the purpose of going to college is to get educated in order to qualify for some sort of job/interest you have. However how long did it take to get employed in your field? #job #job-search #career...

#college

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Roger Hancock’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar Monica Monteiro’s Avatar
Active Nov 27 '18 at 09:39 PM

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Posted by Armani L.’s Avatar Armani L.
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Roger Hancock | Corporate Volunteer Program Management Armani, I have seen just about everything.  Can I give you a few ...

Should I get a part-time job while I'm in college?

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Vaughn Pyne’s Avatar Sherita Stokes-Floyd’s Avatar Christopher Merrbach’s Avatar Yolanda Bowdry’s Avatar +2
Active Sep 26 '18 at 02:04 AM

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Posted by Jinky B.’s Avatar Jinky B.
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Vaughn Pyne | Senior Trainer I believe having a part-time job while going to school is ...

How long did it take you to find a job out of college? Mechanical Engineer.

Attempting to feel out various professions and one of them is a mechanical engineer. Approx. how long did it take for you to be gainfully employed. Or atleast had an internship. #internship #entry-level...

#job-search

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Michael George’s Avatar
Active Nov 16 '18 at 06:14 PM

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Posted by Liam H.’s Avatar Liam H.
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Michael George | Senior Supply Chain Manager - Global Logistics / ... Hello Liam, I had an internship while in college with a ...

What is the best path to take to get into high level college/NBA basketball officiating

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Active Dec 05 '18 at 08:23 PM

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Posted by Matthew F.’s Avatar Matthew F.
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Matt Meehan | Director, Pfizer PAC, U.S. Government Relations & Public ... Hi there.  I would recommend first that you start refereeing at ...

Did you get a Job right after you graduated from college?

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Angela D’s Avatar Jakub Palenik’s Avatar Troy Bradley, MPA’s Avatar
Active Nov 14 '18 at 11:43 AM

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Posted by Nancy O.’s Avatar Nancy O.
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Angela D | UX Designer Hi Nancy!When I was about to graduate from my Masters program ...

Do you have any advice on finding a job as an editor after graduating college?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 26 '18 at 01:23 PM

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Posted by Cassie L.’s Avatar Cassie L.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important thing for you to do early on is ...

College is costly. What are some tips and tricks that will help me stick to a budget? What jobs work best for college students?

I want to double major, so finding time to work more than a part time job will be very difficult. What are some simple ways for me to make and save money? #college-jobs #job-search #help...

#working

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Amit Kapadia’s Avatar Ricky West’s Avatar Cassandra Buttgereit’s Avatar
Active Nov 18 '18 at 11:08 PM

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Posted by Aubrey B.’s Avatar Aubrey B.
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Amit Kapadia | Financial Analyst Hi Audrey,I completely agree, college so expensive, but there are many ...

After graduating college, what is the best way to get a job relating to your degree?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 22 '18 at 03:25 PM

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Posted by Leif Jade A.’s Avatar Leif Jade A.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The process of securing suitable employment really starts at the point ...

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 ...

Will having my own student income negatively influence my eligibility of financial aid?

Recently, I've been researching the costs of attendance at various colleges and universities, mainly private institutions. Through my research, I've discovered that even though the sticker price is quite high, these universities provide their students with hefty amounts of financial aid and...

#job-search #financial-services #financial-aid #student

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Active Aug 21 '18 at 04:12 PM

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Posted by Mariya T.’s Avatar Mariya T.

Is clinical laboratory science jobs in demand?

I will be majoring in CLS. Is it a sought-after program? Will I get a job easily? #jobs...

#job-search

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Sep 27 '18 at 07:27 PM

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Posted by Akua A.’s Avatar Akua A.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important thing for you to determine is how well ...

What's the best search tool for jobs after college?

I feel like getting a degree isn't enough to get a job. You actually have to know where to look if you want a job in the degree you graduated from. #college #jobs...

#job-search

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 18 '18 at 10:58 AM

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Posted by Claudia Michelle L.’s Avatar Claudia Michelle L.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The best tool for searching for jobs after college is personal ...

What are the most popular majors? Why are they so popular?

What are the fastest growing majors; why are they becoming so popular?...

#job-search

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Ben Parker’s Avatar
Active Jan 09 at 02:08 AM

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Posted by Jared W.’s Avatar Jared W.
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Ben Parker | Technical Recruiter at Randstad Technologies Hey Jared, The most popular majors vary every few years, but ...

When is going to community college first not a good idea?

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Javier Vasquez’s Avatar Cassandra Buttgereit’s Avatar Brian Calhoun’s Avatar Halleh F Seyson, PMP’s Avatar
Active Nov 21 '18 at 12:21 AM

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Posted by Alexander B.’s Avatar Alexander B.
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Javier Vasquez | General Manager A community college is always a great option, is local, it ...

How do you find a job that suits you after graduating?

In college, there are various organizations that come to talk to students to provide information about potential jobs in the future. However, what do you look for when deciding where I would like to nail a job? Is the money important? What other factors come into play? #mechanical engineering...

#first-job #job-search

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Ben Parker’s Avatar
Active 2 days ago

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Posted by Mauricio F.’s Avatar Mauricio F.
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Ben Parker | Technical Recruiter at Randstad Technologies Hi Mauricio, Great question! Lots of factors come into play when ...
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Jason Williams | Director - Financial Analysis at Fannie Mae My switch from public was not that intentional. I always thought ...

How should I prepare myself for my job search as I go into my senior year of college?

I am a Sociology, Political Science, and International Studies major, and I love communicating with others in the community. #job-search #college-jobs #job...

#career-choice

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 14 '18 at 10:37 AM

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Posted by Allison A.’s Avatar Allison A.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important thing that you can do is to get ...
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Sheryl Gunn | Sr. Project Manager Hi Ashley,The internet is always a good place to start, but ...

Should I study data science at university?

I am a generalist who is good with numbers and words. I am not sure if I should pursue an economics and politics degree or do data science instead as it is more practical and there's a higher chance that I could get a job at the end of it. #careeradvice # #first-job...

#job-search

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Active Aug 13 '18 at 07:27 PM

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Posted by Ben S.’s Avatar Ben S.
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Danielle Joanette-Kluck | Events Planner|Trainer|Advisor|Recruiter Hi Ben,It's good you're considering the application of your major, how ...

What are the benefits of attending a job fair as a freshman in college?

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Edward Quintero’s Avatar Jamillah Abdul-Haqq’s Avatar David Kramer’s Avatar Jennifer Orellano’s Avatar
Active Aug 28 '18 at 11:48 PM

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Posted by Jaxon L.’s Avatar Jaxon L.
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Edward Quintero | Solutions Manager Hey Jaxon! Job fairs are a great way to interact with ...

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