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How do I choose which classes I want to take my first semester in college?

The course load for my school has so many interesting classes but I’m limited and I just don’t know which one to pick. I have some I’m intereste din but they’re not related to my major, should I still take them. #classes...

#college-major

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Posted by Aisha O.
Chris Amenell | Credit Risk Manager Aisha, I'm sure there will be many different thoughts about your ...

In college, how important is living outside of home for a college experience?

Saving money is an important goal for college and a good way is to live at home. Many people say I am going to miss out on the best parts of college, advice?...

#college-advice

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Posted by Lauren Y.
Retha Patton | Community and Housing Development Consultant (Retired Executive) Your college experience is going to be one of the most ...

Hello! I am a junior in high school. I love to sing, it is my passion. But, I have doubts that it will get me anywhere in life. Any input?

I really want to be a singer, but I am unsure of its...

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Posted by David D.
Gary Stephen Petito | Career Guru Hi, Singing is one of those things that you can do ...

Is it beneficial to go to university outside of the country if pursuing a major in international affairs?

I'm a sophomore in high school and I was thinking about different colleges and majors. I was wondering if it is beneficial to go to university outside of country if a person wants to major in international affairs. #college #college-major #international...

#international-affairs

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Posted by Luka G.
Deepraj Talukder | Associate at Wipro BPS It actually depends. The kind of studies you want to go ...

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 skills do you learn in Film Studies that can help find a career in the television business?

I am 18 years old and I ask this question because I am interested in the movie and television business. My dream is working in FOX, ABC, or NBC. I thought I should take Theater , however I am more on screen shows and movies. #movies #film #communications...

#media

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Posted by Israel L.
Brandon Howe | Communications and Marketing Specialist II at Fannie Mae Hi,It sounds like your instinct is leading you in the right ...

What major(s) and minor(s) in college should I pursue to get into the sports entertaiment industry?

I'm studying economics in college but I'm also considering a minor in either advertising or communications. What majors (or minors) will help me the most? #sports #broadcast-media #sports-media #espn #televison...

#sport-entertainment

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Posted by Ben L.
Shelby Lacy | Technical Operator at ESPN Hi Ben! I graduated from Michigan State last year in May, ...

How much schooling is required for an engineering career?

I would like to pursue an engineering career. Before completely deciding on it, I would like to know how much schooling is needed to have a successful and good-paying engineering career. #college #engineering #college-major...

#college-selection

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Posted by Sean C.
Peter Sturtevant | Retired Civil Engineer Sean: To answer your question succinctly, a Professional Engineer typically obtains ...
JR Fujita | Senior Program Specialist at AARP The best way to influence policy making is to have a ...

Do you feel you are making a positive impact?

I want to make a difference, and want a job where I can feel like I had a positive impact on someone's life....

#social-work

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Posted by Christina S.
Anthony Sanchez | Philanthropy Professional I feel like I am making a positive impact through my ...

How can I get job experience related to STEM in high school?

I want to be more secure in what field to pursue. #engineering #science #technology #mathematics #environmental-science...

#women-in-tech

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Posted by Lydia H.
Chelsea MacCormack | Volunteer Coordinator at Casey Trees Volunteer! Volunteering is a great way to work with organizations that ...

what is the hardest part about being a victims advocate

I plan on majoring in psychology and becoming a victims advocate , I know advocates are faced with a lot from domestic violence , hate crimes ,& providing emotional support to victims and dealing with all kinds of people from different backgrounds , id like to know what is the number one thing...

#overcoming

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Posted by steffy O.
Susan Loden The hardest part about being an advocate is assisting the victim ...

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.
Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting Hi K.J. ,Many young people are unsure about a career focus. ...

What is a good Volunteering idea for Health Administration?

Im sophmore at Rutgers University. I plan on majoring in Heath Administration. What are some good places to volunteer at so that i can learn more? #college #healthcare #volunteering #hospital-and-health-care #public-health...

#young-adults

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Posted by Lauren S.
Lisa Merenda | Licensed Occupational Therapy Assistant When I first started college I volunteered at a hospital. They ...

How do I get a job out of college as an account manager? What makes a successful advertising account manager?

I am graduating in December 2018 with a degree in Advertising from San Jose State University. I want to work in account management/client services in an advertising agency after graduation. I have a bit of familiarity with what this role entails and what the advertising industry is like....

#marketing-and-advertising #business-development #advertising #business #sales

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Posted by Ben L.
Stefania Revelli | Editor/Marketing Professional/Career Coach Hi Ben,I have a soft spot for advertising because it's where ...

what is the process to become software engineer ?

i dont know...

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Posted by Amit M.
ritesh sharma Here are just a few mentions why you should consider a ...

Any good scholarships for high school juniors?

I am a high school junior living in Maryland and I am looking for any easy scholarships that I can apply to. I have good test scores so I'd like to apply for some merit-based scholarships as well as quick, no-essay ones. Any help is appreciated! #high-school #help...

#scholarships

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Posted by Kayleigh G.
Gerard Williams fastweb.com is the #1 site to look up scholarships. You can ...

How hard is it to maintain a part-time job while in college?

I'm always told that i'll have t work for college, but how hard really is it to keep up with school work and a job? #job...

#college

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Posted by Zachary C.
Julie Nguyen I did it all throughout my 5 years in college and ...

Is summer after freshman year to early for an internship?

I"m curious when a college student should start looking for internships....

#internships

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Posted by A C.
Julie Nguyen I say it's never too early. The worst they can say ...

Hat should I do if there are no internships near me?

I want to work in the creative arts and where I live there aren’t very much internships for my interests....

#internships

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Posted by Rokaria L.
Julie Nguyen Don't be discouraged. Get together with a local artist/filmmaker/novelist/photographer/musician and see ...

How can I find internships?

I'm a senior in high school, and I really want an internship. Where can I find internships?...

#internships

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Posted by Ramtin M.
David DiGiammarino | Sales and Marketing Hi Ramtin! Here are two ways to find an internship: 1) ...

What do you do to consistently maintain a 4.0 GPA every semester in college?

-Study tips? When to go out? When do you really make time to socialize?...

#college

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Posted by Yannick N.
Julie Nguyen Hi! Personally, it was smart note-taking that minimized the time wondering ...

Where is the best place to practice Diagnostic Medical Sonography? Hospital, Doctor's Office, Clinic, etc?

I am pursuing a career in Diagnostic Medical Sonography and beginning my classes in the fall. #ultrasound #sonographer #medicine #healthcare #career...

#career-counseling

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Posted by Briana S.
Alexis Lynn | Director of Creativity & Gifts at Volunteer Odyssey Hi Briana,I'm so glad you asked this question!My major in college ...

Can I make a decent living working in a non-profit capacity?

I really enjoy helping others and want to help people who are trying to improve their lives. I've been told, however, that non-profit work, although satisfying, doesn't pay well. Can I make enough money to live an average or above average lifestyle?...

#nonprofit

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Posted by LaRon J.
Rachel Peridot Katz | Social Impact at Airbnb It depends a lot on where you live! If you're willing ...

What are volunteering opportunities that I can apply to if I am under 16 for the time being?

So right now, I am involved in three programs that I recieve good hours in, but I want to do more hours, as well as having a variety of experience in other fields. #volunteering #nonprofits...

#volunteer

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Posted by Julisa C.
Alexis Lynn | Director of Creativity & Gifts at Volunteer Odyssey Hi Julisa, I'm so glad you're doing so much volunteer work ...

Will Dell be at the top of the market when I get older and how can I work for Dell?

I am interested in the technology field and think Dell is cool. #technology #job #job-market...

#dell

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Posted by Green Teen K.
Gary Stephen Petito | Career Guru Hi, I have worked with Dell for over 15 years and ...

Should I go to law school?

I am interested in pursuing a career in public policy. A lot of people are telling me I should go to law school, but I don't really have that much interest in actually practicing law; rather, a lot of jobs I am interested in are dominated by former/current lawyers (ex: state legislator). Would...

#attorney #law-school #degree #lawyer #policy #law #law-practice

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Posted by Rebecca A.
Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist My answer is questions. I'm sure as an economics major you ...

What to expect in an interview for a volunteer mediator position?

I am applying for a volunteer position with the county dispute resolution center. It is staffed with professionals, 40% of which are attorneys. I am not an attorney, and have no experience in mediation, but, being older, have a fair amount of relevant life experience. If accepted, they will...

#attorney #mediation #adr #lawyer #mediator

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Posted by kim I.
Abigail Goward Hollingsworth | Senior Vice President at Bank of America Congratulations on going into dispute resolution! I’m not in that particular ...

What education is needed to become a marine biologist?

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...

#zoology #biology #marine-biology

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Posted by Alexandra C.
Janine Kafouros Bartling | Rocky Shores Primary Relief Keeper -at Utah's Hogle ... This is a very broad question, and your education will depend ...

What can a medical student do to boost their chances of landing a job straight out of college?

I'm studying to become a Nurse Practitioner and I was wondering what employers like to see on resumes of newly graduated students. Are there any classes or skills that would give me an added edge in the job market? #college #nurse-practitioner #new-job #resume #resume-building #career-advice...

#medical-school #nursing #employers

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Posted by MaryAnn A.
Chantel Batton-Utley | Aspiring Global Career Coach Internships, volunteering are great ways to network. Put your best foot ...

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