Jessica M.’s Avatar
Jessica M. May 12, 2016 474 views

What state offers the best benefits for teachers?

Here in NC the teachers are not payed well and are quickly loosing other benefits. NC is currently listed as one of the lowest states for teacher pay and I was wondering if the contenders at the top of the list are true or not. I must complete two years of teaching in NC before I can move but I...

#teaching #salary-review #k-12-education #financial-planning

Karen E.’s Avatar
Karen E. May 14, 2016 538 views

How can I get my foot in the door?

This upcoming semester, I am fortunate to have a smaller course load than I've ever had. To compensate for the new, bigger blocks of free time, I feel that I should acquire a side job, other than the one I have at home. Getting a job at a child care center that is nearby would be preferable,...

#k-12-education #early-childhood-education

Jackson M.’s Avatar
Jackson M. Dec 13, 2017 474 views

What are some important things to remember when searching for a job?

I just took a business communication class, and the teacher promoted some anxiety for me. I had no idea how many aspects are considered during an interview and even beforehand. For example, she said that when someone's reading your resume they will decide withing 10 seconds if they're going to...

#technology #interviewing-skills #job-search #career-development #first-impressions #resume #career

Ashley H.’s Avatar
Ashley H. Dec 17, 2017 510 views

Should I get a part-time or university job while attending classes?

It has been something that I have been questioning since I started at university. I know that I need a greater amount of experience than I have currently, and in getting a job, I will have more funds. Which is just a touch important. On the other side, a part-time job may not be in the field of...

#part-time #university #jobs-for-college-students #work-life-balance

Emma D.’s Avatar
Emma D. Jan 23, 2018 302 views

How do I know if I'm doing the right thing?

I've known that I wanted to be a nurse for a while now. I truly believe that it is my calling. But the "what if's" are making me doubt everything. What if I'm a terrible nurse, what if I mess up and ruin my career, what if I can't do it? Just wondering if anyone has ever been where I am now....

#college #pediatric-nursing #nursing #scared

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Yasmin A. Jan 24, 2018 352 views

What are some careers available in social justice and social activism for immigration? Do I have to become an immigration lawyer to help?

I'm currently a high school senior on my way to college. And immigration is a topic I'm passionate about. I'm very interested in pursuing a career in social justice that will improve and impact the lives of immigrants living within our country. I know that many people tend to pursue careers in...

#humanitarian #social-justice #activism #immigration-law #social-work #foreign-languages #activists #non-profit #immigration #human-rights