Skip to main content
Jessica Montgomery’s Avatar

Jessica Montgomery

Youth Employment and Training Advisor | Helping Young Adults reach Personal Best
Business and Financial Operations Occupations - Community and Social Service Occupations
Indiana, Indiana
27 Answers
33967 Reads
222 Karma

Badges

Good Answer
Civic Duty

Active Locations

Karen’s Avatar
Karen Aug 28, 2016 1030 views

What characteristics are needed to become a teacher?

As a high school student, I need to begin considering career options for the security of my future endeavors. I have always wanted to become a teacher, but I am not sure if I hold the right qualities that a teacher should have. I want my students to think that I am enjoyable, but I want them to...

Quinton’s Avatar
Quinton Jul 23, 2016 1339 views

Are there any ways changing my social media could help my job applications?

I'm looking for a job as a high schooler and I was wondering if changing certain things about my social media may help my chances of getting a job. I don't post anything questionable or swear, but are there steps to improve my social media to appear more "professional"? #career #school...

Paajcha Julie’s Avatar
Paajcha Julie Mar 23, 2017 1403 views

How do you reconcile between following your passion and choosing a career that can support you financially?

Hello! I am a recent college graduate (got my BA), and I've been recently doing some deep soul searching in terms of life purpose and mission. There is a part of me that wants to go straight for things that I'm interested in but at the same time, I do want to be practical and be in a...

Mohammad’s Avatar
Mohammad Mar 08, 2017 1639 views

How important is including voluntary activities in one's resume?

I am an Electrical Engineering graduate student. I wonder if, in such a technical field as mine, adding voluntary activities such as working for X charity and the like can have any impact on the recruiter's decision to hire me. #mechanical-engineering #human-resources #civil-engineering...

Ayomide ’s Avatar
Ayomide Mar 14, 2017 1773 views

Does community service look impressive on resumes

Accounting student at Towson university #accounting #financial-accounting #account-management

preethi’s Avatar
preethi Mar 16, 2017 1745 views

what are some of the best sites for finding job postings?

should i use any other job posting site other than indeed. does different job posting sites have different jobs listed ? #engineering #jobs #career-counseling #career-path #software #software-engineering #software-development #career-development

Mounia’s Avatar
Mounia Mar 17, 2017 1683 views

Do employers like reading Functional or Chronological resumes more?

Does the type of resume you have work better for different industries? I have a functional resume that I use in the financial services industry and a chronological resume that I use for non-profits is my method fine? #jobs #financial-services #resume-writing #nonprofits #job-application

Jackie’s Avatar
Jackie Jan 12, 2017 1052 views

How to ask a professor or past-employer for a letter of recommendation?

Is it appropriate to ask a professor who doesn't know you very personally, but you did well in their class? #college #career #internships #resume #recommendation #web-applications #job-application #personal-development

Diljot’s Avatar
Diljot Mar 07, 2017 954 views

Is living on campus or off campus better?

I would love to know your opinion #college #canada-university #campus #offcampus #oncampus

Michelle’s Avatar
Michelle Mar 12, 2017 1653 views

How long did it take until you got your first job during high school? Or did you at all? Is the moment to get a first job during high school or post secondary?

I'm a senior in high school and due to my poor availability times, I haven't been able to get a job since grade 10. I'm still as involved in extra curricular activities since then. I feel a little bit intimidated by the many part time workers in my school. I have yet to get a job and I feel...

Michelle’s Avatar
Michelle Mar 12, 2017 1024 views

Do the different levels of degrees determine a person's chance at a job?

I'm wondering about the levels of degrees in any context. Numbers and certificates run this world. So in any example, could you explain the different degree levels and how they compare to each other? #career #higher-education #degree

Arianne’s Avatar
Arianne Mar 12, 2017 2041 views

Is a Bachelor's degree enough? If you commit to attending a university, will you really need a Master's degree to get a job?

So many careers have Master's and PhD programs. I don't know if i am ready for 5-10 years of university. #career-counseling #canada-university