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Bettye Thomas-Gilkey, M.A.

Retired College Counselor/Academic Advisor
Education Management
Fairburn, GA
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Maddie D.’s Avatar
Maddie D. Feb 14, 2019 357 views

How do I find "my career"?

How do I find what I want to do for a living? What I want to do. #undecided #career-choice...


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elvia J. May 03, 2019 294 views

I want to be a crime scene investigator. What are the proper steps to achieve that goal?

can anybody help me w that? where can I get a bachelors degree for that in my area? which colleges have the best programs? what does a day in the life of a CSI look like? #career-counseling, #career, #law-enforcement,...


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Brisa V. Oct 03, 2019 115 views

How competitive is the field of nursing?

I am a college student in a career class considering pursuing a career in nursing but am worried about how competitive it is and how vigorous college courses will be in order to become a nurse. #nursing...


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Heather S. Oct 14, 2019 241 views

I want to get a job or volunteer to help end sex trafficking

I am one class away from my bachelors degree. I am 43 years old. My major is sociology from Portland State University. I am a mother of four and also a grandmother. My passion is to work or volunteer in a position to facilitate an end to sex trafficking and/or to help victims that have been...

#college #career-choice #job

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Lailaa E. Oct 23, 2019 250 views

What are the best/most fulfilling parts of your job?

Knowing the good that can come from a job in this profession would really help me to understand if I’m up for the challenge. #counselor #mentalhealth #psychology #career...


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Lailaa E. Oct 23, 2019 287 views

What would say are the hardest parts of your job?

Knowing the challenges one may face going into this career will definitely help me make a decision. #counselor #job #mentalhealth #career #career-counseling...


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Lailaa E. Oct 23, 2019 249 views

What part(s) of the year or season(s) are the hardest or easiest to work in?

As with everything, seasons and year times change people and things happen. Knowing these two things would really help me out. #counselor #mentalhealth #job #college #psychology #career...


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diego O. Oct 30, 2019 208 views

Were and how do you get peace in school with so much people around?

Diego's been my name for the past 20 years all I'm looking for is peace in my heart I feel like I have been trough a lot in the past 20 years of age that I have this is why I ask this question like school really the answer? #college #college-major #school...


Iyanna O.’s Avatar
Iyanna O. Oct 30, 2019 140 views

Best colleges for pharmacology

I’m a junior in high school currently taking chemistry honors #chemistry...


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Brooklyn R. Nov 01, 2019 108 views

Is it worth it, to be a paleontologist?

I always loved to learn about animals and dinosaurs. Is it really that hard to become one? I would love to dig, find and learn about bones but... is it worth spending the money, to receive the amount given back along with the fact that you may not find anything at all? #job...


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Maddie S. Dec 10, 2019 233 views

What resources should I be reaching out to/finding for people to notice my art?

How do you get people to recognize your art? Do you share it? Post it? Go to a museum? How is it possible for people to recognize your works and get a basic following to possibly live off of? #art #artist #college #fine-art...


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hannah S. Dec 12, 2019 146 views
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Michael T. Jan 26, 2020 104 views

What does a private contractor do?

I am a freshman at Cal Poly Pomona majoring in Computer Information Systems. I would like to develop my technical skills but I am not quite sure where to start. Any advice would be helpful, thank you....