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If you could only choose between pursuing a career that has a high salary, or pursuing a career that you always wanted to, which one should you choose and why?

I'm still deciding my major. My parents want me to select a major that would help me acquire a high paying job, however the major I want to go into is not that high paying. #financial-planning...

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Active Aug 27 '17 at 13:00

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Posted by Tiffany X.
Laura Nelling | Assurance Senior Associate at PwC Hi Tiffany, This is a common question many people ask themselves ...

Is it better to choose a career path that is stable and well paying or to choose a path that is has a higher possibility of failure but also more reward?

I have the chance to enter a program where once completed, I am guaranteed a job with a six figure starting salary. However, it is not a job that I would be satisfied doing for the rest of my life. The job I actually want is riskier and requires a ton more effort and grit to acquire. Is it...

#personal-development #financial-planning

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Active Aug 24 '17 at 00:45

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Posted by Julia L.
Kevin Tang Hey Julia, Ultimately, this decision should be made by yourself and ...

What type of skills are in a computer programmer?

My career is to be a computer programmer #facebook...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:49

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Posted by Tyra I.
Frank Lemmon | Sr. Test Engineer at Chegg Inc. Hi Tyra, Here are some key skills for a successful programmer: ...

What kind of classes should I have completed to apply for CS internships?

Also, I want to know the skills that I should have by the time I apply for my first internship. #computer-science...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:52

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Posted by Kemi L.
Ryan Le I would agree with a lot of the answers given. I ...

How do you know if your making the best decision possible for yourself?

I often find myself thinking what would have happened if I had picked another decision in my life which questioned if it was the best decision to make. #decision-making...

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Active Mar 29 at 19:59

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Posted by Amiya G.
Carol Walker | System Admin | Tech Support | Keeping technology ... I don't believe there is one right answer to anything, and ...

How long does it take to adjust to a university located in a large city?

I currently live in a small/medium city, but many of the schools I applied to are located in very large cities. I'm wondering how overwhelming it can be to move someone so different than what I'm used to. #moving...

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Active Jan 22 at 00:08

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Posted by franziska B.

What are the top 3 skills or attributes employers look for in prospective public relations/press/advertising employees?

We all know the basics that employers look for: good work ethic, great listener, and skilled in their field. Are there any specific differences that employers look for in a press team? #marketing-and-advertising...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:47

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Posted by melanie B.
Clotilde (Cloe) Blanchet | Content & Social Media Marketing Manager - International ... The first skill required is spelling, good english, punctuation and sentence ...

What are the most important skills and abilities required ?

(Creativity, Emotional Distancing, Emotional Involvement, Language/Communication, Manual Dexterity, Leadership, Physical Ability, Persistence, Social Skills, Time Management, Logic/Reasoning, #marketing...

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Active Apr 03 at 14:35

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Posted by Abbas E.
Rachel Chace | AmeriCorps Urban Education Fellow, TutorCorps You will need to focus on stress and time management. In ...

What are some good sources on the web that are good for learning basic programming?

I'm a beginner at programming and would like to know some resources that would hopefully help me practice some programming skills that I will be learning in my comp sci classes. #computer-science #programming...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:49

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Posted by Kemi L.
Skyler LaBuff | NASA Johnson Space Center - ISS ETHOS Technical ... Hello Kemi, I have used and recommended CodeAcademy as a free ...

If you wanted to be an interior Designer what types of skills would you need to have? Is there more careers like this that I might possibly be interested in.

I am in 7th grade ,and I'm pretty sure I want to be an interior Designer but I am open to other options. I a, still on the track of Interior design and would like to know the daily duties etc... #interior #personal-development...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:49

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Posted by Lindsay L.
Seema Steffi | Team Manager at Dell international Hi, Its a great passion to have. I am glad that ...

Is a business degree necessary if you want to start your own business?

My friend is on the business major track but she wonders if the degree is necessary to start her own business in the future. #business #career-details...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:51

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Posted by Kemi L.
Jordan Gonen | Product & Strategy Hey! Good question. I'd say not at all! The thing about ...

I am interested in becoming an audio and visual technician but don't know which college would best for me to pursue such a career. What colleges would be recommended and what courses should I take?

I am asking this question because after having experience in constructing a stage for a musical production, I was able to see the jobs that some people perform with stage lights and audio machines. I took an interest in such jobs, that I wanted to have a career in that field as well....

#personal-development #career-details #audiovisual-engineering

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:51

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Posted by Andrea R.
Leonard Hennessy | Freelance Audio Production and Actor; Retired Navy Hi Andrea - I'm not sure about what schools offer in ...

How can I better myself as a person daily?

I want to become the best possible person I can become. #greatness #personal-development...

#professional-development

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Active Oct 19 '17 at 23:04

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Posted by Eduardo Y.
Dwayne DeSylvia | Transforming Technology into Unique Business Value for Customers, ... I LOVE that you are asking this question! Having been around ...

How do you survive college?

What are your tips for surviving college? How to manage stress, school work, and a social life? #collegelife #college...

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Active Mar 23 at 15:20

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Posted by Madeleine C.
Claire McGahan | Advisory Associate at PwC Hi Madeleine! I absolutely agree with Herman's advice. Keeping a schedule ...

What's your biggest challenge in college?

I want to know how hard college is and someone's point of view of it. #collegelife #college...

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Active Feb 01 at 14:25

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Posted by Jhovani G.
Don Brooks | ESPN Corporate Citizenship The biggest challenge with college is BALANCE! The sooner someone can ...

What is the most important skill from a high school graphics class that you used in college, and at your job?

I would like to someday be a graphic designer, and I would like to know a little more about the field before I decide if that's what I want to go earn a degree for. #graphic-designer #personal-development...

#art

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Active Aug 16 '17 at 09:25

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Posted by Tyler M.
Spartaco Margioni | Character designer, illustrator, animator, with 25 years of ... Hi, for sure what the Eric said but really think about ...

how could i improve my writting skills in hindi

unable to write hindi #hindi #personal-development...

#writing

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:46

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Posted by k D.
Rakesh Singh | Technical Support at Dell Practice with patience. If you are writing a sentence utilising any ...

How to improve spanish skills if there are few native speakers in my area?

I have been studying and learning Spanish since Kindergarten and am reaching a point that requires true interaction with native speakers to improve further. I regularly read the news in Spanish and as a result my reading skills are quite good but my speaking and listening skills are...

#personal-development #bilingual-spanish #spanish

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:47

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Posted by MacClement G.
Luis "Lou" Herrera | Principal Mechanical Engineer at Jabil Try watching Spanish channels on TV, also, most movies have a ...

What is the most important thing (lesson or skill) one can take out of working in the sports entertainment industustry?

With many people coming into this industry, I felt it needed to be asked what makes the struggle and effort to be successful in this field worth it. #entertainment #sports-marketing...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:47

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Posted by Melissa S.
Sharee Stephens | Associate Director Event Talent at ESPN I think the greatest lesson/skill I've learned is that your reputation ...

What is the best skill one can posess in the business and working field today?

With midterms around the corner, I have become curious about what are important skills to have in today's work force. I know that time management is always looked for but I was curious about what else is looked for in a potential hire. #business #job-skills...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:48

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Posted by Miles F.
Samia Mrabet | Proposal Management Professional Hello Miles, Interesting question. I know that you said "best" but ...
Melanie White, PMP | Compliance & Op Risk Management SME * Project ... Hi Emma: Do what makes you happy. Money isn't everything. Follow ...

Any advice on how to organize yourself better ?

Hello , I am currently working on organizing myself better for my career. It seems that I have not found what "flows" for my daily routine because I do feel scattered a lot of the times and I will like to decrease that and establish some kind of plan . What are some tools that can aid me in...

#personal-development #advice #coaching

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Active Apr 10 at 12:39

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Posted by Gabriela C.
Hillary London | Manager, Production Operations at ESPN Not knowing what the external factors are, this usually stems from ...

What are some good tips for someone new to interviews?

I don't really have much experience with interviews in the past and was just wondering what are some things I should have in mind when others interview me. #interviews #interviewing-skills #interviewing #job-application...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:49

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Posted by Kemi L.
Hope LeNoir | Career Coach, Inspirational Speaker and Author Hi, Kemi. Wow! It is a privilege hearing from a hiring ...

How to cope with good grades in academics, if you have a learning disability?

I would like to give a voice to the learning disabled community, is there any advice or tips on how to maintain good grades as a learning disabled individual? #advice #studying-tips #high-school-students...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:51

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Posted by Darian L.
Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Darian, Clinical psychologist and author Kathleen G. Nadeau writes that ...

What social skills does a person have to have to be a psychologist?

Surely people in this profession have to have the right set of mind in order to help people but how does one prepare. #human-services #psychology #clinical-psychology #social...

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 21:30

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Posted by Carlos P.
Tanjenika Williams | Customer Serivice Pro Carlos When it comes to any type of job communication is ...

What particular skills or talents are most essential to be effective in your job?

What particular skills or talents are most essential to be effective in your job? Eg. Finance or Accounting? #business #accounting #job...

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Active Feb 08 at 09:53

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Posted by Abdulwahab A.
Allison Reppe | Senior Associate at PwC To be effective at what you do, no matter what it ...

Is multi-tasking a skill that is required for this job?

I am interested in working in the major of Finance. Is multi-tasking a part of it? #business #finance #accounting #personal-development...

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Active Apr 19 at 02:52

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Posted by Abdulwahab A.
Melissa Hines | ASC at PwC; Tax (QRM & SALT), Advisory ... As with any job, you should always practice mult-tasking. Some require ...

How to improve your communication skills in the workplace?

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Active Mar 08 at 20:08

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Posted by Rachel B.
Ukpeme Okon Rachel, Communication skills ( verbal and non - verbal) are necessary. ...

What skills do i have to learn inorder to succeed my career?

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Active Feb 22 at 18:49

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Posted by Tyra I.
Ju-Hyoung Lee | Software Engineer at Microsoft Because you are looking for computer engineering career, you should have ...
Lindsey Hull, MPA | Manager Marketing Operations at Verizon Wireless Any extracurricular learning/training you can give yourself is always viewed as ...

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