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Marie H.’s Avatar
Marie H. 2 days ago 49 views

Could I make my passion my career?

Ok so I am currently 16 and I have always loved music and had a secret dream become a singer but only to preform, not to become famous or anything. Anyways over the years my thoughts about music have been taken over by school but when I was 14 I discovered Broadway, and my passion is stronger...

#music #career #future #art

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anil K. May 27, 2016 571 views

I am a graduate in commerce and I am pursuing my post graduation in the same field . How can I get into the corporate world?

In my circle people are giving me an option of teaching but it is not my skill. #business...

#corporate

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Taylor A. Oct 30, 2016 425 views

Is the medical field a stressful job?

I want my job to be a job I enjoy and do not have to get so worked up about. I understand that ever job might get stressful at some point, I just do not want it to be a constant stress every day. #stress...

#medical-assisting

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Ruby J. yesterday 64 views

How do I know what my talent is

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Jandira B. May 19, 2015 717 views

How many years do I need to go to college to be a medical assistant?

I go to Madison Park HS in Boston and have chosen the medical assistant vocation because I like to help people and I want to make money. #college #medicine #medical-assisting...

#medical-assistant

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Samantha L. Oct 26, 2016 596 views

What is some advice for someone who just graduated highschool ?

I am about to graduate and I know that i want to work with technology/ repair #graduate-school...

#working

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Sonia R. Jan 19, 2018 142 views

How can I make sure that I pay off a student loan as fast as possible?

I would prefer to not have to take out any student loans, but I know they are still a possibility. With such high interest, I know that it becomes difficult to pay it off quickly and there are many adults still paying off student loans from 15+ years ago. How can I best avoid this if I do need...

#loan

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Donovan P. Jan 17, 2018 377 views

What is the best study habit to have for any class?

The reason why because I don't have a consistent study habit.#study-tips #studying #academic-advising #time-management...

#study-skills

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Maria M. Aug 30, 2016 576 views

What are some high school courses that might help me achieve a medical career in the future?

Hi, I'm an 11th grader in high school and I would like a career in medicine such as a physician or a doctor and I wanted to know, what are some college courses I could take that would be beneficial in pre-med or med school, aka courses geared toward a medical career? I have already taken AP...

#premed #medschool #doctor #medicine

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Nikhil T. May 19, 2016 536 views

Is double majoring useful for a doctor?

I am planning on being a doctor and am thinking about double majoring. #doctor #hospital-and-health-care #medicine...

#healthcare

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Alex T. Apr 23, 2018 228 views

Should I declare a minor during undergrad if I want to be a lawyer?

I'm currently an undergrad, but I want to go to law school and be a lawyer. I've been thinking about minoring in psychology but would it be helpful in the long run at all? #psychology...

#law

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Sabine D. May 23, 2016 290 views

What are the various jobs available from majoring in Psychology and Legal Studies?

What are some ways to intertwine the two fields? Are there certain jobs that draw aspects from both? #psychology...

#law

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Sabine D. May 23, 2016 595 views

Should I have a LinkedIn account to start the job search process?

Is this beneficial to the 20 and under age range? What types of experiences should I add? Any other tips? #resume #linkedin...

#linkedin-recruiter

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Mounia M. Feb 16, 2017 693 views

How to make connections on LinkedIn?

I am new to LinkedIn and am wondering who I should add as a connection? I also am transitioning into a different career section, hopefully the non-profit, human service, or social service sector and am not sure if I should add old employees/supervisors from the insurance industry. #networking...

#social-networking #linkedin #linkedin-recruiter #career-change

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Galina B. Apr 14, 2017 717 views

How can I effectively use LinkedIn if I do not have many real-life connections?

I am a high school student and I created a LinkedIn account two years ago but I do not have much on my profile and only 4 connections. I am in school most of the time, so I do not have a lot of work or volunteering experience. My town is small and not a lot of people I associate with have a...

#professional-development #linkedin #branding #networking

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Abby H. Jan 17, 2018 364 views

How do you make connections for jobs?

How do I make the connections needed to find high-paying jobs? I am planning on graduating with a degree in International Business, and I am aware that you need connections with other people in the business to receive these kinds of jobs. #jobs #connections #networking #professional-development...

#communication

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Morgan F. Jan 16, 2018 301 views

Are large or small colleges better for making business connections?

I've heard the common phrase, "It's not what you know, it's who you know." So, when making connections for future internships and jobs, are large or small colleges better for this purpose? #connections #business...

#networking

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Erika K. Oct 23, 2016 407 views

What is the most exciting thing about working in the medical career field?

I am a high school senior and I want to go to college for pre-med. I want to know what I have to look forward to. #medicine #japan #doctor #healthcare...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Erika K. Oct 23, 2016 422 views

What is the most fulfilling experience you can gain from working in the medical career field?

I am a high school senior and I want to know if medicine is the right path for me. #medicine #japan #doctor #healthcare...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Bryant N. May 25, 2016 458 views

What do you think is the biggest problem in medicine, and why?

I am asking becuase every family has been hit hard by a medical issue, whether it be heart, brain, or general. #medicine #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care...

#doctor

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Katie K. Sep 01, 2017 387 views

Do medical students ever get over a weak stomach?

I am passionate about going into the medical field, specifically in the pediatric realm. Every since I was young though, I have had a tough time with blood and needles and don't see a way to get past this to pursue the profession I wish. Is the case for some others when they begin this study,...

#hospital-and-health-care #pediatrics #medicine #healthcare