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What is a day like for an Emergency Management Professional?

I will be going for a Masters in Emergency Management after I attain my Bachelors in Public Adminstration from UCF with a minor in emergency management. After getting my Bachelors I want to spend a year of service with FEMACorp to make sure this is a field I could love. If I had a better idea...

#emergency-preparedness #emergency-management

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Lauren Pearse | Non-profit professional This is a loaded question, Zoe! There are seldom 2 days ...

How much does a major make in the army?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #army #military...

#salary #pay #major #army-major

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Posted by Alexandra C.
Lauren Pearse | Non-profit professional I worked for a Veteran Service Organization (VSO) for 20 years ...

Is voyage humanitaire trip beneficial?

I came across this site http://www.mission-humanitaire-afrique.org/tourisme-solidaire-voyage-humanitaire/ for going on a volunteering trip. Is voyage trip really beneficial? #voyagehumanitaire #missionhumanitaire #volunteering #nonprofits #humanitarian...

#humanitarian-relief

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Posted by William H.
Lauren Pearse | Non-profit professional You have probably already made your decision about this trip since ...

What is I/O Psychology?

Can anyone in the field give me an explanation as to what it is and what they do? Thanks!...

#industrial-organizational-psychology

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Posted by Clifford Khent C.
Natasha Ouslis | Organizational Behavior Specialist Hi Clifford,Great question! It took me a very long time to ...

How should I prepare for a Consulting Case Interview?

I'm interested in management consulting. How should I prepare for the case portion of interview? I haven't taken any business classes, although I have taken micro economics and macro economics. #consulting #interviews #case-interview...

#management-consulting

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Posted by Rebecca A.
Yair Saragosti which areas of management interest you?  The people factor (team work, ...

What opportunities are available for women with Criminal Justice degrees?

Law Enforcement has many components - Police, Lawyer, etc. What particular opportunities are available for women with Criminal Justice degrees? Particularly African-American women. I've read that "the complexity and size of the criminal justice system means an array of opportunities". However,...

#criminal-justice #career-development

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Posted by Lauryn H.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The first thing for you to do to see what your ...

Is it better to specialize your business degree or remain general?

I was wondering if people studying business are better of with specializing in their program(going into accounting or marketing) or if remaining general when it comes to job searches. Does one pay more? #business #business-management #business-degree #marketing #business-administration...

#specializing #commerce

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Posted by Teleola A.
Kim Gravell | Principal at Gravell Insights, LLC Hi Teleola,Maxwell has given you some excellent advice and guidance. My ...

Have women in STEM experienced any setbacks because of their gender?

Women are underrepresented in STEM and it sometimes leads to misconceptions in the workplace. Over the summer, I interned for Girls Who Code, a program that works to integrate young girls into coding. I've heard many stories about men making remarks or making women feel uncomfortable, and I was...

#computer-software #computer #coding

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Posted by Juliana A.
Joanne Mammarelli | Systems Engineer I've worked in the telecommunications industry for 25 years, and yes, ...

What do software developers do everyday?

What type of projects do you work on? What coding language do you use the most? What do you need to get done everyday? #computer-science #computer-software #software-development...

#software-design

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Posted by Melanie F.
Fernando Medina | Senior Software Engineer at SAP Hi there, I'd say most of my day (75%) is spent ...

What career options are there for economics majors?

I am studying economics at Brown; I really like how economic thinking can solve problems, but I am not a huge fan of math (I do not plan to take any beyond statistics and Calc II which are required). I am very interested in public policy, but more from an applied microeconomics view (rather...

#government #career #professor #economics #phd #policy #research

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Posted by Rebecca A.
Dino Perone | National Sales VP/GM, AT&T Enterprise Business Solutions I would suggest a government-related role... an economics background can be ...

What all do I need to do to become a neonatal nurse?

I'm trying to find out all the schooling i need to take, what type of internships or jobs I can have while in school and all about the education. #nursing #medicalcareers #medical-education...

#medical-careers

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Posted by Kaitlyn B.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important first step to take would be to take ...

What are requirements I need to meet in order to become a Physician Assistant?

In school a P.A. came in and discussed his job. It really interested me and I want to know more about the job. #physician-assistant...

#students-interested-in-career-as-physician-assistants

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Posted by Olivia B.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The first thing that would help would be to take an ...

What is medical field like?

I know the educational part of medicine is very challenging, but is being accepted to a hospital hard? How is the life of the hospital? I would just like to know the ins and outs of being a doctor. #medicine...

#career

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Posted by Jenna B.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important thing to do to start is to find ...

What jobs are local for heavy equipment?

I am interested in jobs that use heavy equipment #construction #career...

#newyork

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Posted by Tim P.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Here is a link that you can customize for you location. ...

What are the career options after RRB NTPC ?

#career options after RRB NTPC #railway #railroad...

#transportation

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Posted by Shalini S.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Perhaps this link will help: ## https://www.rrbrecruitmenthelp.in/rrb-ntpc-recruitment/ ##

What courses do you need to become a social worker?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #college...

#social-worker #academic-advising #classes #social-work #courses

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Posted by Alexandra C.
Danielle Joanette-Kluck | Events Planner|Trainer|Advisor|Recruiter I suggest that they: Major in education, psychology, or sociology. Take ...

What can I do to prepare for a career in Public Policy?

I am currently in the social work program at my college, with a minor in political science. There are only 3 classes in public policy available at my school, which I plan to take in the next 3 years. I am interested in macro social work and social policy. What can I do as a college student with...

#school #public-policy #social-work #government

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Angela Chan | Social services manager, Community advocate, Experienced in partnership ... Hi Deana:Along the same thought as another response, see if you ...

People at Bobcat, what is it like?

I am highly considering applying for an internship at Bobcat. I would like to be a part of the design process or at least something that would make use of my skills with computers, math, and physics. #bobcat #internships #computers #math...

#physics

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Posted by Dylan S.
Ashley Paskill | Editorial Intern, Society19 Hi Dylan. While I personally haven't worked there, I looked up ...

What would you consider to be the most valuable facet of computer science to the world today?

Computer science and technology has long been my passion, yet my dream is to contribute to the world positively. Many information technology careers seem to be trivial and/or wealth oriented. In what fields are people encouraged to develop computer technology for the benefit of mankind, rather...

#science #humanitarian #information-technology #computer-science #technology #ethics

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Posted by Crista F.
Joanne Mammarelli | Systems Engineer See if you can get your hands on the PBS show ...

How can an incoming college student best prepare for transitioning from high school to college?

With college less than a year and a half away, I'm beginning to realize that I need to do everything I can to make the transition smooth, but the problem is I don't know where to start. #college #life-transitions...

#college-prep

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Posted by Montrell J.
Luke Ilijevski, CPA | Assurance Experienced Associate at PwC The best thing you can do is refine and improve study ...

Which colleges/universities should I apply to?

I live in California, and I am reluctant to go too far for college. I would like to stay relatively close to home, so I can visit my parents and come back home without having to travel too far. I'm interested in computer science and psychology, and I would like to do something in one of those...

#psychology #career #science #university #engineering #computer #college

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Posted by Albert P.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Hi Again! Community College one of the greatest benefits a community ...

Creating A cafe

So I want to set up and have a running cafe when I get older. I'm in 10th grade now. Would it be best to start saving up money and plan how I want my cafe now? Or should I wait? #career #finance #career-counseling #career-path #restaurants #project-planning...

#business-finance

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Posted by Ruth B.
Nancy Hamp, MA | Organizational Leadership • Assessment and Interviewing • Educational ... What an exciting idea! Now is the time to focus on ...

How hard is it to be living with a profession of a chef?

I am a junior. I have a passion for food so I would like to know how that profession would actually work and support me in my life. #food-and-beverages #chef...

#food

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susan zeidel | Multi-TALENTED; cracker jack organizer brings calm to chaos. Being a chef/cook is a rewarding career. There are pros and ...
Anne-Marie Buron | Community Engagement Coordinator at Friendship Place Hi Mercedes, It's awesome that you are looking for paid internships. ...

Is it worth it to get a double or even a triple major?

It is theoretically good to have more than one major because it translates into more job opportunities. However, the tuition and time needed increases significantly and for the most part, a job would only require one major. #college-major , #double-major ,...

#college-advice

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Posted by Jason Y.
Jacob Schwarber | Assurance Associate Hi, Jason,The short answer to your question is yes, it does ...

I'm a caring and helpful female who has a desire for a career in a non profit company. What suggestions would you have for me to guide me in my schooling?

I'm asking this question because I want to help homeless people and volunteer for people that are in need. I want to help kids with cancer and help them find a way to smile. When I am older I want to make a difference for people that are in need. #volunteering #nonprofits...

#non-profit

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Posted by Emely L.
Kate Wallace | Manager of Corporate and Foundation Giving Hi Emely,I recommend you study what you're most interested in and ...

What is your major in college?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #college...

#college-majors #college-major

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Posted by Alexandra C.
Annie Wolf | Volunteer Program Manager at The Trustees of Reservations I majored in biology as my original goal was to become ...

How do you make the best peanut butter cake?

I love peanut butter cake....

#chef

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Posted by Cristina R.
Frank Thongsouvanh | Personal Chef From my experience working in a test kitchen you would add ...

School subjects required to become a news anchor in India 🇮🇳 ?

Tell me the subjects needed to become news anchor. for board of class 12 #news #journalism #broadcast-journalism...

#career

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Posted by Percy ..
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Perhaps this link will help to provide helpful information: ## http://genwis.com/career/steps-to-becoming-a-successful-tv-anchor-in-india/ ...

How do I become an IPS officer?

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Posted by bilquis F.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Perhaps this link will provide some helpful information: ## https://www.iaspaper.net/how-to-become-an-ips-officer/ ##

How do I make myself stand out in the Public Relations Industry?

I hope to become a PR Representative in the future. #career-counseling #public-relations #development...

#representative

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Posted by Valerie B.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential What will make yourself stand out in the Public Relations Industry ...

What jobs can I apply for with a degree in conservation biology?

I previously wanted a degree in wildlife biology, but after I further explored my interests I became more intrigued with the conservation aspects of biology rather than the scientific aspect. It's also come to my attention that Conservation Biology is a fairly knew major, and I was wondering...

#wildlife #animal-conservation #wildlife-biology #wildlife-conservation #job-search #general-career-advice-for-young-people

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Posted by Jazmin L.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The positions for which you might make application are those that ...

Will the influx of students interested in majoring in a form of marine science make it harder for me to get a career once I graduate?

A lot of people I know are going to college for a form of marine science, like #marine-biology. Is it already a competitive career? And will it become more competitive? #marine-science #career...

#biology

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Posted by Caroline (Skyler) G.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Your success in marine science is all about your preparation. The ...

How many hours do heavy equipment operators typically work each week?

I would like to know so I can figure out how much pay I would get on average every week. need to pay bills! #construction #engineering...

#career

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Posted by Ethan R.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential This site will provide this information and more: ## https://www.bls.gov/ooh/construction-and-extraction/construction-equipment-operators.htm ##

What does the average heavy equipment operator make an hour?

I am interested in being an operator and am very curious on what they make for living #construction #career #compensation...

#engineering

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Posted by Luke H.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential This site will provide this information and more: ## https://www.bls.gov/ooh/construction-and-extraction/construction-equipment-operators.htm ##

Being in the heavy equipment trade, What is the average work day?

I want to know what a typical work day would consist of. #construction...

#career

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Posted by Joshua S.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential This site will allow you to learn more about the heavy ...

what skills do i need to get a job in heavy equipment?

because i would like what skills i need. #construction #career...

#career-choice

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Posted by jase R.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential This site will help you to understand more about what is ...

What skills do you need to have to operate a forklift?

I've seen many businesses that use forklifts, and I was wondering what skills are needed to operate one. #career...

#construction

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Posted by Ethan R.
Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Perhaps this link will provide your answer: ## https://www.bls.gov/ooh/transportation-and-material-moving/material-moving-machine-operators.htm ##

What is software development?

I am trying to explore the many different areas technology related. I was just hoping for an answer about how someone sees software development as and what should I know about it. #advice #software-engineering #software-development #software-design...

#software-documentation

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Posted by Gloria S.
Arun Kumar | Tech Support DELL International Service Software development is the process of developing software through successive phases ...

How can you start a career without going to college?

I'm asking this because I'm skeptical about going to a UC. I am going to community college because my dad wants me to because we are broke. But I don't know if I want to continue to go to school after that, and I want to know how I can get a good career that pays good money without going to...

#career #money #college #jobs

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Posted by Charlotte A.
Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Charlotte, I'm sorry I did not see this when it first ...

What is harder in the college transition: trying to make friends or trying to adjust to being on your own?

Just to try to garner a little more understanding about what might cause me more of a struggle when I go off to college and what to prepare myself for #goingtocollegenextyear #goingtocollege #newplace #college...

#college-advice

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Posted by Anna G.
Eric Venditti You'll make friends. In fact, it's probably easier to make friends ...

Can I use old volunteer experience on scholarship applications?

I have quite a bit of volunteer experience, but all of it is from over 3 years ago. Can I still use that experience to apply for scholarships or is it too old to be relevant? #scholarships #volunteering #scholarship...

#volunteer

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Posted by Emma R.
Shannon Lee McAdoo | Coordinator of Volunteer Operations with the United Service ... Yes! In fact, most colleges encourage it, and some even require ...

What made you decide that a career in STEM was a good fit for you? What (or who) in particular influenced this?

I am asking this due to my curiosity about what causes individuals to pick their career paths. #college #engineering #science #technology #tech #stem #women-in-stem...

#women-in-tech

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Carol Walker | System Admin | Tech Support | Keeping technology ... I'm a female who has been in STEM since kindergarten. I ...

What is commonly made using a 3D printer?

What object is most made using a 3D printer? #3dprinter #engineer...

#technology

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Posted by Isabel J.
Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Isabel,There are so many things being made with 3D printers ...

What are some great internships for agribusiness majors ?

#ag...

#womeninag

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Posted by Andrea L.
Annie Wang | Finance Analyst at Google Hi, I unfortunately don't work in agribusiness, but hopefully this advice ...
Annie Wang | Finance Analyst at Google Have you tried job searching websites like monster.com, indeed.com, or even ...

How can I find a summer job in forensics?

I need a summer job!! I'm 14 years old and I am looking for a job/internship in forensics. #forensics #blood-spatter-analyst #crime-scene-investigation...

#homicide-detective

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Posted by Gaialla P.
Annie Wang | Finance Analyst at Google Have you tried job searching websites like monster.com, indeed.com, or even ...

Which course is better for an introvert-International relations or Law

I can't decide on which course to study #law_and_ir...

#politics

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Posted by Demca F.
Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Demca,Both of those career choices are excellent. Most professional fields ...
Chelsea Scrivener Hi Kendra,I have a couple of recommendations for you - all ...

When was the 3D printer invented?

The year only...

#3dprinting

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Posted by Dea B.
Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Dea,I really like going to Wikipedia to start learning about ...

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