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Is it better to take a gap year after graduating college?

I am a sophomore in college, and I am just curious on the best way to saving money after graduation. This would be to prepare for the student loan burden. Would it be better to move back home and work a minimum wage job, or try and find a job in a big city that pays more? #college...

#work-life-balance #theatre #college-major #college-jobs #musical-theatre #professional-development #film

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Kyle Kelleher | Experienced Associate - Internal Audit, Compliance & Risk ... Hi Adrian - Speaking from experience, I interned with PwC, and ...

Does graduating from an ivy league matter or rather what you make from the degree?

I'm asking this question because I always thought that graduating from a known school matters, but does it? Or does it matter when you are interviewed? #interview #education #school...

#college

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Allison Pugliese Serena, I think the most important thing to get out of ...

What good-paying jobs are available with a major in finance?

I am trying to decide between majoring in engineering and finance. I would like to know more about what type of jobs I can get with a degree in finance....

#finance

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Posted by Jordan L.
Jeff Gleason | Manager at PwC Jordan - There are many jobs available in the finance field. ...

Should I go with an unpaid internship or a paying job?

While an internship could give me valuable experience, I also need money to sustain my livelihood. What should I do? #jobs #internships...

#internship

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Posted by Calvin K.
Nasreen Khan That's a really good question Calvin. I suggest you to go ...

Would Accounting be the best bet for me?

I love helping others be where they need to be....

#psychology

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Posted by Nikki G.
Lindsey Trent Hi Nikki, I know some people that have double majors with ...

Best way to earn 150 credits to take the CPA Exam?

I'm currently a sophomore at Rutgers Business School majoring in accounting and want to know what would be the best way to earn those credits. Should I double major, get my masters, minor in a few things, or do something else entirely? I'm planning on doing auditing for the big 4, but I'm open...

#accounting #cpa #cpaexam #career-counseling

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Samantha Davis | Assurance Senior Associate at PwC Hi Joshua! Congratulations on your progress in college so far. I ...

When moving out of your home state for college, is it better to live in college dorms of an apartment?

I am dead set on going out-of-state for college because I want to escape my home state of Texas a bit to somewhere colder. I wonder which would be more worth it and easier. #student #collegedorm...

#apartment

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Posted by Jacob W.
Jennifer Haden | Higher Education Consultant Jacob - I'd recommend staying on campus, especially if you're moving ...

what questions do you ask a potential employee when in an interview setting

to conduct an interview with a potential employer and to get the right information...

#interviews

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Posted by abbey P.
Lane Robilotto | Manager Tax at PwC Hi Abby,That is great question, and I'm sure you will find ...

Will I know if the major I choose is not the right one right away?

College is expensive, I will graduate with over 35 college credits and most of my generals done. I do not want to take a bunch of classes and not enjoy any of them but also have to pay for them. #college #financial-aid #college-major...

#academic-advising

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Posted by Nichole A.
Riyanna Coleman | Passionate pursuer of positive and healthy youth to ... Nicole,The answer to your question is, maybe. Choosing a major in ...

When choosing a college what is the most important thing to look at?

I am so lost.... Should I be looking at the cost, scholarships offered, distance, size???...

#collegehelp

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Posted by Sariah S.
Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Sariah, Really great question. Choosing a college and applying is ...

Is it required to get a degree in biomedical engineering from to become a biomedical researcher? Or is biomedical science enough?

I'm interest in becoming a biomedical researcher and work in a lab. I'm trying to figure out what my major should be so I can plan my high school classes. #biology #research #biomedical-engineering #medical-research #biomedical-science...

#researcher

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Posted by Katia D.
Keith Martin | Wireless Technology Planning Hi Katia, If you want to work in a lab and ...

What are the greatest challenges of women in accounting?

I have taken interest to major in accounting. I hear many things on how women are discriminated against in certain career fields and majors. For example, not many engineers are women, or doctors should be men. Both of which statements that I disagree with. That leads me to ask about how are...

#business #challenges #accountant #women-in-accounting #women-in-business #accounting #women

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Posted by Victoria G.
Rachel Lyle | PwC Tax Associate As a woman working in accounting, personally I have not experienced ...

Due to the competitive nature, do Big 4 firms discriminate against students who start at a community college?

So I am a student at community college for financial reasons, however I do not want that to make me a 'weaker' candidate. If it does, what can I do to set myself apart from the pack? #accounting #community-college #auditing #working-in-big-companies #deloitte #ey #kpmg...

#pwc

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Joel Pennington, CPA | Experienced Assurance Associate at PwC Hi Tiffany,Big 4 firms do not value what school you went ...

i am doing the subjects H.S.B P.O.B and I.T what jobs can i get

i would be very interested in any kind of veterinary or wildlife jobs...

#animals

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Do companies truly focus on your college major when applying for jobs?

My major might be something broad like English, but I want to work in the creative arts. I want to know if employers truly care about your major even if it might not match exactly to what they want....

#major

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Posted by Rokaria L.
Riyanna Coleman | Passionate pursuer of positive and healthy youth to ... Rokira,It depends on the company you are applying to. However, often ...
Erin Wallace | Management Consultant at PwC Great question, Mireia! I wish that someone told me that once ...

How do I adjust when going to college out of state?

I am moving from Texas to California for college and I was wondering what are some good ways to adjust to my new setting and still be successful in school? How do I beat home sickness? How should I make new friends? And how do all these factors help me keep up with my college goals?...

#school #life-transitions #adjusting #moving #college-bound #college

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Posted by Hannah M.
Tori Hamilton Going to college out of state is an exciting time but ...

what should study to become an Accountant?

i am intrested in accounting job #accounting...

#accountant

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Posted by rekha S.
Michael Conan | Assurance Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers If you want to become an accountant, you should major in ...
Michael Conan | Assurance Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers My recommendation would be to be realistic with what burden you ...

when should i take the LSAT?

i heard that before going to law school you need to do a test. when is the best moment to do it....

#law

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R S | Deputy District Attorney Usually people take it 6 months to 1 year before going ...

How do I become a prime minister?

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Posted by shaheen S.
Tim Sancher | International Tax Manager - PwC An excellent question! First, you would likely need to be a ...

How much do college professors get paid?

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...

#higher-ed #higher-education #professor #salary

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Posted by Alexandra C.
Danielle Joanette-Kluck | Events Planner|Trainer|Advisor|Recruiter Hi Alex! A good place to gather this information is O*Net, ...

What characteristics make an outstanding student both inside and outside the classroom?

I have heard the basic qualities of outstanding students such as asking a lot of questions and studying hard (actually reading the textbook, because let's be real we don't have time to read everything!) I would love to hear what other characteristics are good to have to be successful in the...

#college-bound #student #success

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Posted by Cezanne B.
Jeff Blazar | Senior Associate Intern at PwC Hi Cezanne,Along with the first answer, I'd second that particular skills, ...

what colleges have good drama/theater programs ?

I play soccer it's extremely hard to get a soccer scholarship anyways, I've maintained an A in theater all of my high school years and starred in many plays when I was younger and plan too do so currently in my junior year....

#hollywood

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Fara Faidzan | Actor / Student / Volunteer/ Work-Study Since you are active in sports I would suggest a college ...

Do you think of certificate of appreciation?

When I do some volunteering work in university, I would receive certificate of appreciation about the activity. I keep them. Could I write them in my resume?...

#volunteering

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Posted by Ena W.
Carole Curtis | Director of Career Services at CareerPlex USA / ... Yes there are a couple of ways that you can explain ...

Should I strive to be competitive at the expense of my own happiness?

I'm a high school junior that has straight A's and I'm involved in many extracurricular activities. I have a goal to become a rocket engineer because I excel in math, however, I sometimes think that I'd be much happier being a gardener or a janitor. #engineering #environmental-engineering...

#astrophysics #gardening #math #rocket-science

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Posted by Jada Rogue S.
Douglas Lemmo, P.E. | Consultant, Owner at Power Generation Consulting Services Hi, There are several ways that I could answer this question, ...

What is the best way to get involved in Astronomy at a young age?

That is the career I would like to go into, so knowing what I can do to be prepared would be very helpful. #astronomy...

#science

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Ryan Wagner | Co-Owner at Wagner cleaning and more The best way to get envolved with astronomy at a young ...

How to write a resume for an internship?

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! #resume...

#internship #application #interning #applications

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ritesh sharma Here we share some tips on how to write a resume that really ...

Should I go to college if I don't know what to do with what I've studied?

I'd like to go to community college and study business and psychology, but I'm not sure what I'd do with what I've learned. I don't like the idea of becoming a therapist of any kind or a business owner. I have no interest in going to a 4 year college unless what I want to do calls for it. Is...

#community-college #business #communitycollege #psychology

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Posted by K J.
Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist K.J.,This is an interesting question! If you believe that college is ...

How difficult is it to get into the journalistic field?

I hear that it's tough to get a job in journalism, even though the country will always need journalists. #journalism #job...

#career

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Alainna Beddie | Director of Digital Marketing at F. Schumacher & ... Hi, Madeson. You are exactly right: the country will always need ...

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