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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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Jono Anzalone’s Avatar Julie Garcia, MSN, APRN, CNS, CCRP’s Avatar Lillian Wang, LMSW’s Avatar
Active Nov 05 '18 at 12:08 PM

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Posted by Henry K.’s Avatar Henry K.
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Jono Anzalone | Global Disaster Response & Relief Partnerships and Special ... Hi there Henry - that is a great question! Both have ...

How do I look appealing to employers without a stellar college GPA?

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Active Nov 30 '18 at 11:43 PM

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Posted by Brittany R.’s Avatar Brittany R.
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Katie Burell | North American Quality Management Director at ASR Group I did not have a stellar GPA when I graduated with ...
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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 should I put on my resume?

I want to start saving up for college, but I don't know what to put on my resume. I don't have work experience, haven't volunteered, and haven't been on any big projects. I have been in clubs and organizations, played instruments, and done other activities outside of school but none of them...

#career #jobs #resume

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Angela D’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar Derrick Bonyuet, CPA, CFA’s Avatar
Active Sep 07 '18 at 02:26 AM

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Posted by Gabriela M.’s Avatar Gabriela M.
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Angela D | UX Designer Hi Gabriela, Your resume gives potential employers an overview of your ...

How do you know that the job you're aiming for is going to satisfy you?

Is any ever sure? #jobs...

#job

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Sep 03 '18 at 01:09 AM

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

What is the most efficient way to pay for college without sacrificing grades?

I recently found out how much I am going to need to pay for college, and it seems kind of unreasonable that I will be able to consistently pay for it while maintaining high grades. I feel like I need to choose either academics or paying off tuition without debt. As I have no experience with...

#money #jobs

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Active Sep 28 '18 at 08:25 AM

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Posted by Krikor S.’s Avatar Krikor S.
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Dianne Michele Dumas | Student of Architecture, Portland State University Hi KrikorWell I have always had to have a job while ...

What do fresh out of college Engineer majors do?

Engineering is one major I'm considering but I don't know what I want to know. I'm afraid I have a different idea of what actually happens after schooling. I can see what classes those in that major take and what companies they may work for, but how different is the class work to an actual...

#engineering #jobs

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Scott Rompf’s Avatar Simon Robson’s Avatar
Active Sep 08 '18 at 03:29 PM

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Posted by Lauren S.’s Avatar Lauren S.
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Scott Rompf | Senior Technical Consulting Engineer at AT&T This really depends on the type of Engineering degree you are ...

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 much experience must one have to land a computer science job?

Is it more beneficial to have a masters in computer science or to have 4+ years in working for a company to land a decent pay job in the computer science field? #career #jobs...

#job

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 30 '18 at 12:48 AM

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Posted by Luis P.’s Avatar Luis P.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential It all depends upon many factors, but the most important thing ...

What skills do you recommend one has for a computer science job?

i understand one needs to know various programming languages and a lot of experience but is there a certain language that can get one a foot in the door or have a good chance at landing a job? #student #college #jobs...

#career

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 30 '18 at 12:51 AM

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Posted by Luis P.’s Avatar Luis P.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The area of computer science is very broad with many different ...
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Pamela Smith | Experienced Career Advisor Hi Jordan, Most colleges have Work Study programs. These programs are ...

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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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 ...

How do I get internships in college?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 29 '18 at 12:56 AM

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Posted by Kamaria H.’s Avatar Kamaria H.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential <span style="color: black;">Let me share an interesting story about internships:</span> <span ...

What types of jobs can you get as a Spanish Translator?

I plan on majoring in Spanish and I would like to know some of my options with this major outside of teaching. #spanish...

#jobs

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Active Sep 20 '18 at 01:21 AM

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Posted by Kathryn C.’s Avatar Kathryn C.
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Yaqueline Rodriguez | Educator encouraging students to set goals and pursue ... Hi Kathryn, Speaking a second language, like Spanish, especially in this ...

What is one invaluable lesson you learned at a job or internship?

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Active Sep 12 '18 at 08:47 PM

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Posted by Isabel C.’s Avatar Isabel C.
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Josh A | Director of Engineering, Server Networking & Accelerators I'm going back quite a few years here to my own ...
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Noreen MacMahon | Leadership Development and Change Manager Hi Isabel - In my experience an entry level position likes ...

What can I start doing right now?

What kind of job could I start looking for, without having a bachelors degree but trying to get into the field of Occupation therapy. #jobs...

#field

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Active Dec 26 '18 at 07:22 PM

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Posted by Vanissa L.’s Avatar Vanissa L.
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Penny Kumpe | Supervisor Customer Service Vanissa,Experience can speak volume! Look for a position that will give ...

How can I land a Job in OT after completing my bachelors in Rehabilitation Services?

Graduating Bachelor of Rehabilitation Services, and then furthering on to Masters for Occupational therapy. #jobs...

#bachelors-degree

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Active Dec 13 '18 at 06:53 PM

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Posted by Vanissa L.’s Avatar Vanissa L.
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Ronald Lagman | Career Specialist Hello Vanissa, Typically your training in OT will include a professional ...

What makes nursing such a satisfying job?

I know it takes a lot of work and effort to become a nurse, so what makes it worthwhile? Why do nurses love what they do? #nursing...

#jobs

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 26 '18 at 02:40 PM

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Posted by Hannah D.’s Avatar Hannah D.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important thing that makes any carer area satisfying is ...

Is psychology a good field of study?

If I study psychology will I have difficulty finding a job after college? If I can't find a job in the field, can it help my chances at some other job?...

#jobs

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 26 '18 at 12:20 PM

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

How can I pay for college?

Are there any other ways besides scholarships to pay for college? If I get a job will financial aid give me less money than if i didn't have a job? #money #jobs...

#savings

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 26 '18 at 12:28 PM

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Posted by clarissa L.’s Avatar clarissa L.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Too many people spend too much money on an education and ...

What is the best way to get hired onto a job after having an internship?

I will have internships through my program, and would like advice about how I can try to secure a job offer afterwards! #internship...

#jobs

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 25 '18 at 12:02 PM

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Posted by Elisabeth H.’s Avatar Elisabeth H.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The first thing to do is to understand how you might ...

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 ...

How do I manage my college and work the best?

I’m a full time student (16credz) , I am looking to get a job but worried I won’t be able to handle the two. Any suggestions ? #work #jobs...

#social-work

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 24 '18 at 12:10 PM

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Posted by Alpha T.’s Avatar Alpha T.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The first step is to determine that you are on the ...

Are you Happy with your Jobs? Did you make the right choices?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 24 '18 at 12:36 PM

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Posted by Nancy O.’s Avatar Nancy O.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential It took me a while to end up in a situation ...

What do you regret about your career choice?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 24 '18 at 12:41 PM

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Posted by Nancy O.’s Avatar Nancy O.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential I initially took the wrong route in college, but I was ...

How do I get a job on campus?

Like a work -study or a job that understands my schedule but still gives me hours and good pay #job...

#jobs

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 26 '18 at 02:08 PM

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Posted by Uniququa S.’s Avatar Uniququa S.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Talk to your academic adviser to get his/her advice and also ...

would love to work in holistic health but do not want to get Dr. degree any advice

my university recommends I major in Psychology and minor in holistic health. I am just not sure how I will use this to get a good paying job? #health #jobs...

#meditation

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 26 '18 at 02:11 PM

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

What sources feed the insatiable hunger for success and knowledge?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 23 '18 at 11:19 AM

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Posted by Karen H.’s Avatar Karen H.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Your quest for knowledge that will lead towards your success in ...

Should I also invest time in Marine Archaeology?

I am studying to be an Archaeologist, and once I graduate from college my career will without a doubt start here in Florida. There is a sizeable amount of marine archaeology dig sites all over the state (the waters around here are rich with history) so would it be wise to also learn the ins and...

#jobs

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Aug 22 '18 at 08:42 PM

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Posted by Jordan M.’s Avatar Jordan M.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The route that you take in your education/career relates directly to ...

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