When should I apply for a job when graduation is close?

As a mechanical engineering student, or just a student in general, whose going to graduate a year from now, I'd like to know, when is the best time to apply for jobs? Before graduation? #college-job ##college #college-jobs #after-college #after-college #after-graduation #after #careers #career...

#mechanical-engineering #mechanical-engineer

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Posted by Melvin S.
Douglas Lemmo, P.E. | Consultant, Owner at Power Generation Consulting Services Hi,If you are a junior in college make every effort to ...

What is a good way to channel stress?

Typically, I #stress eat which is not good considering my dining halls is buffet style. What is a good way to not give into my sweet tooth or to #reduce how much stress I...

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Posted by Nicole B.
erinn e. | Career Counseling / Career Development / Medical School ... Hey Nicole, stress sucks, doesn't it? We all experience it. Some ...

Is it possible to be a dancer, martial arts learner, pediatrician, missionary and still have time for my kids and family in the future?

I really want to be all these. They are my goals in life but I also don't want to abandon my children by traveling too much or not being a good mother to them. How can I balance all these goals?#college-advice #medicine #pediatrics #dance #martial-arts #career-choice...

#career-counseling

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Posted by Queen E.
Marilyn Balke-Lowry | Artist/Owner at Imaginart; Director of College Guidance Consultants, ... You certainly have a lot of interests. Some of these can ...

What can you do during PGY-1?

For post #medical-school graduates, some #residencies require a PGY-1 in like internal #medicine. Is this like a clerical thing or it a mixture of patient contact and paper...

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erinn e. | Career Counseling / Career Development / Medical School ... Hey Sheila, don't be fooled...the PGY-1 year is NOT a clerical ...

Is there a profession out there that's an equal balance between creative writing/publishing and biomedical science?

I am torn between majoring in English and Biomedical Science/Engineering. I love to write stories and strive to become an editor for a publishing company/fiction author or screenwriter, but I also love genetics and would love to be a genetic engineer and researcher (see the details from my...

#copy-editing #writing-and-editing #creative-non-fiction #technical-writing #career-path #fiction #career-decisions #genetics #publishing #author #double-major #biomedical-science #science-fiction #career-choice #creative-writing #proposal-writing #editor #dual-career #screenwriting #news-writing #multiple-interests #fiction-writing #communications #writing #english #grant-writing #biomedical-engineering

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Posted by Jada H.
Shulin Low | Researcher, mucosal immunology Hi Jada, I saw your previous question too. Sounds like a ...

What are some ways you can build confidence in public speaking, specifically for teaching?

I have around 7 years experience (or so) in tutoring, and I am pretty comfortable educating individuals and very small groups. However, I am considering pursuing an educators license and becoming a science teacher. I am not very confident in speaking in front of a group of more than 5 people at...

#environmental-science #teacher-training #professor #public-speaking #teacher

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Posted by Ashley H.
Nicole Connors | Director in IT I have struggled with public speaking as well & realized that ...

Is Rice University a good university if you want to be a doctor?

I am asking this question because I want to set a goal to go to a good university that is good so I can become a doctor.#doctors #medicine...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Posted by Boris P.
Willy Reyes | Physical Therapist I assume that you wanted to become a medical doctor, isn’t ...

What is the easiest and most efficient way to pay back student loans?

I want to eventually earn my PhD in neuroscience. While this is a very prestigious goal, it comes with a heavy price tag. Knowing how to get out of student loan debt before I even have it will greatly benefit me. #neuroscience...

#studentloans

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Posted by Megan Z.

What is the name for this job, it has to do with Neurology?

Hello! For my future i'm looking for a career that has something to do with #neurology , or the #brain. I am mainly VERY interested in finding scientific breakthroughs (such as why we dream, and many other things) Could someone tell me what the name for that career is, and how I can start to...

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Posted by Ekeko S.
Mazen T. Elkurd | Neurology Resident at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital Neuroscience is a growing , dynamic and exciting field and it's ...

Do you have to get all higher degrees to become a veterinarian?

I want to become a veterinarian because i love animals and i loving caring for them as well. I want to be able to get there the best way I can but I'm not sure if all the years I've counted to become one are necessary. I know i have to do a total of 6-8 years and I'm also aware that i have to...

#veterinary #animals #pre-veterinary-medicine

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Todd Phillips | Associate Veterinarian at Northern Oaks Bird & Animal ... Good job researching the information you have already. In LA the ...

Is it hard to maintain your moral convictions as a criminal prosecutor?

I want to become a lawyer in the criminal prosecution field, but I am also a devout Catholic with strongly held morals. I know that as a lawyer you may have to deal with controversial situations on which you are not always on the "right" side. How do lawyers reconcile this or practice...

#law #lawyer

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Posted by Joie M.
Warren Zimmerman | Attorney at Law at Warren A. Zimmerman, P.A. Remember that we have an "adversary system," meaning that it was ...

How can I have two careers at one time ??????

I want to be an actress and singer....

#film

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Posted by Lana J.
erinn e. | Career Counseling / Career Development / Medical School ... Hey Lana, have you thought about being an actress in musicals? ...

What is a good career to go into that is common and mostly accepts all?

I am a junior in highschool and i am curios to what jobs are the most common, and good as a starter. #technology #mechanical-engineering #college...

#money

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Posted by Shamari P.

How relevant to your degree was your first job after graduation?

I'm wondering if you don't get a job that's very relevant to your degree right after graduation, if it's harder to later find one that is more relevant? In other words, are you somewhat stuck in the career path of the job that you take after graduation? #job-search #degree #first-job...

#bachelors-degree #work-experience

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Posted by Emma R.
Cindy R. Jones, MS | Human Resources Professional and Career Coach Hi Emma, Great question! As a person that has worked in ...

What is the best foreign language to learn in college?

I know a lot of companies are looking for dual language graduates; which would be the most worthwhile to learn? #college #jobs...

#foreign-languages

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David Briggs | Research Associate at CLASSRoad Hi,There isn't really a right answer for that one. You should ...

Mathematics and biomedical?

To my understanding (from whart highschool teachers have told me) engineering takes alot of mathematics to be able to do well. Is this true? and if so, how much is mathematics actually applied in biomedical engineering? I absolutely love math and it's subtopics. And it is one of the reasons why...

#premed #biomedical #bioengineering #mathematics

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Manuela Constantinescu | "Your reputation is more important than your paycheck, ... If you want to go for bio-medical it means that you ...

How can I become a manufacturing engineer with a mechanical engineering degree?

Hi, I'm currently a junior level mechanical engineering student with an interest in manufacturing because I've been reading a few magazines about it (Automation World, Pro Food World, etc if anyone's familiar) but I'm still trying to figure out the skills and education that I need for the...

#mechanical-engineering #manufacturing #mechanical-or-industrial-engineering #industrial-engineering #manufacturing-engineering

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Posted by Melvin S.
Sam Seldon | Mechanical Engineer Hello Melvin,All you need to do is apply for a manufacturing ...

How do you know if your major is right for you?

I feel like I didn't enjoy the major I chose throughout my college years. I'm not sure how do you know which major is good for you?...

#almostpostgrad

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Posted by So Y.

Do I need my PE for the manufacturing industry?

As a junior mechanical engineering student interested in the manufacturing industry, do I need my PE for this industry? I plan on taking my FE exam during my senior year and I'm just curious. Thank you! #mechanical #electro-mechanical #mechanical-or-industrial-engineering...

#mechanical-engineering #manufacturing-engineering

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Posted by Melvin S.

What makes you wake up every morning and do your job ?

Real estate is something that I have been liking since i been young . #real-estate...

#housing

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Posted by Gary M.
Matt Butler | Community Outreach and Edcuation / Real Estate That is a great question. After over 20-years in the "real ...

How much time is realistically invested in the process of becoming a real estate agent before I can start building a clientele?

My goal after college was to always become an entrepreneur and I want to start right away post grad with getting licensed. I am starting my research now and I plan on starting next summer after I graduate. I heard time is a hefty investment in this process and I want to be realistic when...

#career-details #employment #real-estate #entrepreneurship

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Posted by Wanita J.
David Barnes | Field Specialist Fannie Mae Hi Wanita, The answer to your question really depends on several ...

What college did you go to for this career ?

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Posted by Gary M.
Coni J. Mackey | CJaiM Solutions LLC dba Signature Mobile Notary Hello Gary, I did not finish college as I was anxious ...

What kind of techniques do you use in your writing while editing?

I have a hard time editing my work and I really want to get over a barrier I put up myself. I know when a part of my story needs help but I can't put my self to change it. I find it heartbreaking. How do you get over that, if you have that problem and how do you organize your thoughts while...

#creative-writing #writing-and-editing #writing

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Posted by Cassandra P.
Stefania Revelli | Editor/Marketing Professional/Career Coach Trimming down your own written content is very difficult, but there ...

How did you realize what you wanted to do for a living?

I honestly love everything and I have trouble deciding what I want to invest my future in. #indecisive...

#general-career-advice-for-young-people

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Posted by Hannah P.
Paul A Coulter | Master Catalyst - How Great Can Your Life ... Good question! Trial and error! I discovered along my job path ...

What advice do you have for writers who do not have writing as their full-time job?

I have always loved books and stories, and writing is one of the biggest things that I want to "do" in my life. However, I know that it is not practical to assume that as soon as I graduate college, I will publish a best-selling novel and be set for life. I am definitely prepared to get a...

#writing #day-job #priorities #creative

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Posted by Mary R.
Rachel Chace | AmeriCorps Urban Education Fellow, TutorCorps Write a little bit every day. Start a writing instagram or ...

What advice would you give on how to best manage your time?

I want to be the most prepared that I can be for college! #college #higher-education...

#time-management

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Posted by Cassandra S.
Alexis Camins | Management Fellow at Los Angeles County - Professional ... I agree with Amy: use technology and fill that calendar. Set ...
erinn e. | Career Counseling / Career Development / Medical School ... Hey Mercedes, a great place to start (for volunteer opportunities) is ...

4.0 GPA = Accepted by Ivy?

Shortly, am I more likely to get accepted as a transfer student to a really good school with a 4.0? Or, in general, chances are the same as for average students? #gpa...

#tranfer

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Posted by Andrei S.
erinn e. | Career Counseling / Career Development / Medical School ... Hey Andrei, I scouted around and found a really great, comprehensive ...

Were there any times when you wanted to give up on your dreams?

I am asking this because someone's answer might prevent students like me from giving up on my dreams. #college-advice #student-development #education...

#career

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Posted by Terri F.
erinn e. | Career Counseling / Career Development / Medical School ... Hey Terri, I've certainly had my share of frustrating moments, big ...

What should you do if you are questioning your choice of major?

Do you stick with your chosen major or explore other majors if you are questioning it? #majors #college...

#conflicted

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Posted by Lauren G.
Rachael Pawlowski | Autism Support Coach Hi Lauren,That is a great question! When choosing a major, it's ...

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