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Posted on Feb 11, 2017

I want to have a career in art but I'm not sure in which medium or which company

Context: I don't have a passion but instead have several interests. Art has been my most consistent pursuit.
College: Studio Art major Attended college for 1 year and almost 5 months now
Other Education: N/A
Activities: Plan to study abroad
Job Experience: Office assistant Prospective Student Overnight Host
Soft Skills: Find the root problem of a situation Imagination Good with children Focused
Hard Skills: Competency in Adobe Illustrator Competency in Adobe Photoshop Beginner on Spanish Beginner in Japanese Competency in html and css coding for websites
Other: N/A #artist #summer #japanese #abroad #adobe

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Posted on Feb 09, 2017

Ultimately I plan to own a business and have an immense amount of experience in technology.

Context: Possible Career Choices: - IT Help-Desk Technician - Administrative Assistant - Computer Science Teacher - Microsoft Instructor - Cyber-Security Specialist
College: I am attending Patrick Henry Community College (PHCC) and am planning to attend Radford University for their Cyber-Security and IT programs.
Other Education: Microsoft Office Specialist Certifications
Activities: I attend the Student Leadership Council (Headed by Angelina Godwin).
Job Experience: Worked for the Biology Department at PHCC: - Sorted and put away various chemicals - Cleaned & autoclaved petri-dishes and test tubes - Sorted and put away microscope slides - Sorted and catalogued preserved organisms - Prepared labs
Soft Skills: - Leadership - Project Management - Writing - Game Design
Hard Skills: - Microsoft Word - Microsoft Excel - Microsoft PowerPoint - Microsoft Access Typing Speed: 75 words per minute (wpm)
Other: N/A #networking #project-management #cyber-security #it-management #microsoft-office #educational-leadership #help-desk-support #project-planning

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Ta'jah G. Oct 25, 2016 516 views
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Hannah W. Oct 27, 2016 553 views

How do you think we can encourage more women to pursue a career in STEM fields?

As a young lady myself, I am saddened by the lack of interest in STEM that I see in my female peers. As children, an equal amount of men and women are interested in STEM fields, but as we grow up, girls seem to view STEM as a more masculine field and begin to distance themselves from it. I...

#women-in-stem #women #stem #women-in-tech #young-adults

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Connor N. Feb 16, 2017 540 views

Do I need specific credits before applying to basic tech jobs/internships?

I have about 30 credits from a community college in Arizona Im wondering whether or not it's ok to start asking around for basic tech support internships at tech companies in AZ. I haven't even taken any tech classes yet but that's my major. #internships...


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Maria T. Mar 12, 2017 620 views

As a woman in a STEM field or a woman going into a STEM field, have you ever felt that you were in any discriminated against due to your gender?

As an 18 year old female chem major (soon to be chemical engineering), I'm curious about others experiences in typically male dominated classes/majors/jobs. #engineering #science #chemistry #stem #chemical-engineering #women-in-stem #women-in-tech...


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Maria T. Mar 12, 2017 678 views

What made you decide that a career in STEM was a good fit for you? What (or who) in particular influenced this?

I am asking this due to my curiosity about what causes individuals to pick their career paths. #college #engineering #science #technology #tech #stem #women-in-stem...


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Melissa A. Mar 31, 2017 695 views

What are the key words employers look forward on a persons resume?

I am applying to positions, but have had recruiters make comments to my resume as not being as a highlight to employers, mostly I present myself as a doer and not an achiever. I just want to know what are some things I can do to improve my chances at obtaining a job, I mean I haven't even...

#talent-recruiting #human-resources #recruiting #job-application

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preethi M. Apr 06, 2017 1518 views

How can I start a career as an AWS Solutions Architect?

I'm a fresher, planning to start a career in cloud computing. I have completed my graduation in computer science , where i took a course in architecture of cloud computing. What are the career opportunities are freshers in cloud computing,. What are the career opportunities if i have a amazon...

#cloud-computing #cloud-architecture

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Lliana H. Apr 14, 2017 489 views

Anyone with an Information Science major, what kind of job do you have and what is it like?

I'm interested in getting an IS major and I've already read what types of jobs you can get with it, but I don't know what these jobs are actually like. #career #career-counseling #career-choice #tech #information-science...


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Yong Kook K. Apr 17, 2017 656 views

If you were to learn new languages, what would they be?

People study abroad, and work out of state frequently. The ability to speak multiple languages will help them to become more successful in their field interacting with foreign clients and employees. #japan #foreign-languages...


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Wanita J. Apr 19, 2017 862 views

In terms of building a resume, what are effective ways to keep it concise?

I heard about the "six second rule" but it's difficult to shorten my resume without feeling like I'm leaving out vital information. #job-search #resume #interviews #resume-writing...


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Gonzalo R. Apr 19, 2017 896 views

How important is a degree nowadays?

I wanted to know about how important a degree is since I have seen that every day experience is more important at the time of finding a job and I think that a degree may be falling in a second place #job-search #degree #first-job...


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Uma R. Apr 19, 2017 1115 views

career advice request

Age:52, worked in IT Network/Security field for the last 12+ years. have no #degree; completed Cisco Certification when I was new to this field. do not have desire to work continue working as tech support. last few years, I have been debating with myself if I should finish my 3year...

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Matthew P. Sep 28, 2017 475 views
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Heidi K. Jan 15, 2018 338 views

Is it hard being a woman in the STEM field?

I’ve heard that men take up most of the STEM careers and women in the field are underpaid....


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Amiya G. Jan 17, 2018 494 views

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...