How can you know which career you want?

I am confused with my career choice. I know that I want to be an engineer but I still don't know which field should I specialize in. I just love everything about engineering especially chemical, aeronautics and IT. I can't decide. #engineering...

#career-choice

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If I want transfer out of the current college I go to and my credits don't transfer? Will I have to retake those courses?

I've heard many stories of credits not transferring over after leaving a college. It's a scary idea to think of because then those classes were basically pointless. #transfer #collegecredits #college...

#college-advice

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Germany, France, Ireland

How do I find better opportunities to work with animals?

My name is Lisa, I always wanted to work with animals in some form maybe not as a veterinarian, but taking care of animals in danger or to help house pets find homes. I only know about shelters but not exactly where or what I need to be able to continue on the path to stay involve with them. Im...

#veterinarian #animals #animal-work #animal-health

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America

What does the typical day of an environmental scientist look like?

So, I understand that it a very, VERY broad field. But, I am curious as to the range of jobs and daily activities associated with working within the environmental sciences/biology/geology? Thank you! #environmental-science #day-in-the-life #biology #environmental-geology #geology...

#ecology

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Returning to school after 30 years?

I'm trying to decide whether to continue with school or not. I am going for a Masters in Legal Studies, with the idea that I would be finishing it up about the time I retire (in 4 yrs), and would have it to fall back on in a third career, if I so choose. The program is approved by the American...

#college #paralegal #older-students

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America

Can I get advice on social work and politics?

Right now I am pursuing a bachelors degree in Social Work. I am also pursuing a minor in public administration and a certificate in community resource management. Recently I have become interested in politics and local government. If I do eventually run for office or pursue a local government...

#politics #local-government #political-campaigns #social-work #government

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Does having experience outside of your preferred career field do anything to you?

I do not have a lot of experience (job or otherwise) in the field that I am currently pursuing, however I do have experience in areas such as working in a museum, teaching and working in the arts (glass blowing, painting, sewing..). Is there anyway to incorporate those skills in the...

#environmental-science #museums #art #resume-writing #experience

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

What are some good ways for high school students to gain experience?

I did not have a lot of experience outside of school and volunteering when I started at university, and my brothers are both looking as they could be in the same boat as I was. I have given them a couple of suggestions from things that I learned, however, is there anything that anyone would...

#high-school #volunteering #engineering #experience #sports #coaching #game-design #swimming

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

How does one become a book editor?

I love to read, and I have always thought it would be interesting to be a book editor. What sort of background would one need to become one? How does one become an editor for things like scientific journals? Thank you! #editor #college...

#books

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

What are some of the best ways to network as a student?

I am attempting to make my presence known, I guess, outside of my university and connect with different groups that I think perhaps I would like to work for. What are some of the best ways to do this? Are there specific events that would be better for me as an environmental science major? Is...

#environmental-science #social-networking #networking

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

What do I need to qualify for a customer service job?

I think there are some jobs in my area where I can work in customer service. What do I need to qualify for a customer service job? Do I need to have a certain college major, or can I go straight from high school. Do I need previous experience? Every job seems to require previous experience, so...

#support #customer-service

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America

Is management the career you went into first?

I am looking into going into management and I was wondering if it is something that you worked up to or if it is what you were immediately pulled to by interest....

#management

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America, Global (all countries)

What langauge courses would be most beneficial to study in university?

Most universities (that I have seen) require a language as a part of your study program. Are there any languages that are preferred by employers or should be considered more (i.e. ASL, Chinese, Spanish..) or can it just be our preference? Thank you! #foreign-languages #university #language...

#college

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

How fit do you have to be for a software developer

I am a 6th grader and i'm really good at developing software it's easy to do this so all I need is to and I can but I need to know only because I think I am getting fat and I need to know how fit do you have to be....

#software-development

icon-country-tagsUnited States of America

Why is it hard to find an affordable college or university that offers an undergraduate astrophysics program?

I'm a senior in high school who wants to major in astrophysics and work in that field. The only colleges/universities that I can find that offer Astrophysics are really really expensive and I don't want to pay off loans for the rest of my life. #stem #women-in-stem...

#astrophysics

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