Tamela McGregor

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Posted on Mar 02 '16 at 17:31

I would like to become an elementary school teacher, probably teaching pre-k through 4th grade. I have done lots of research and I am great with kids already.

Context: I have gone over a four-year plan for high school and most of my classes will definitely get me there. I also plan to try to get in some psychology, that might help me understand how people, including the little ones, think and their behavior better.
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Posted on May 10 '16 at 01:17

I am an experienced sales manager with strong skills in marketing strategies and customer relations and retention. I just recently moved to Ottawa and am looking for a summer position as a server or banquet server for a hotel or conference center. I feel like I'm having trouble because of my experience running a business for ADT security and as well as my own business that every time i apply for a server job i'm too over qualified and I guess they think I'm not serious or had a nervous breakdown because I went from a salaried position as a sales manager to a server. The truth is I have a 3 yr old girl and a baby boy due next month so I want to spend more time at home and we are financially secure enough that I can still support my family. How can I convey This to a potential employer so they will take me seriously and give me a chance at a server position. Because of my age and experience I know I would bring professionalism to the establishment. I am open to any ideas or suggestions that could help me out. Thanks. :-)

Context: I have a resume designed to focus on my customer relations and sales experience. I am clean shaven and at 36 I'm still high energy, focused and professional. I have been applying for jobs and have had two interviews that i felt went very well. I left both thinking I got the job but never received a call back and when I followed up they both told me they were still interviewing. I have never had a problem getting the job I want but this is tough..
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Posted on May 12 '16 at 09:17

I want to become a Math High School teacher

Context: I will go to college at Cincinnati Christian University and get my Bachelors in Adolescent/Young Adult Math education. Then I will go back to get my masters at Wright State University.
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Posted on Oct 29 '15 at 16:22

I desire to become a Secondary Mathematics Teacher.

I first plan to graduate high school and attend a college that once I graduate, I obtain my certification to teach. When I graduate college I will have at least a Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Mathematics Education. I also plan to go through Teach for America to help further my knowledge of becoming a teacher. #teaching

Tamela's Questions and Answers

Answer to: Do you update your resume over time? If yes how often do you do?

It depends. If you're a professor at a university or hold a doctoral degree, or just produce lots of publications and speak alot, you would probbaly need to create a vitae versus a resume, which is a detailed resume so to speak. Someone just starting their professional career may not have to...

Answer to: Is it hard to be in the fashion field?

Hi Oscar, Coincidently, I was watching Project Runway when I saw your question. Although I do not know of any particular fashion design schools, connecting with a fashion designer would give you insight on the possible career paths he or she has taken as well as the education they acquired to...

Answer to: What are some things I should be study to become a Computer Science Engineer

Do you have any local junior colleges or universities near you? They may offer summer programs that expose pre collegiate students to computer science and engineering programs as well as supplement and complement the classes needed for admission.For example, my undergraduate matriculation at...

Answer to: What kind of training does a stewardess need to work for an airline?

Hi future stewardess, I actually have a cousin who works as a stewardess. She has been doing it for over a decade now. Travelling and seeing the world while you work is definetly an attractive perk of this career- I've even envied my cousin for such an experience. However, there are several...

Answer to: what is the first stage of becoming a professional badminton player

Yash, It's always nice to hear of young people who already know they have a passion for something they love to do! Kudos to you for discovering this passion and wanting to pursue a career that allows you to utilize that passion everyday. I will caution you as another responder stated, on...

Answer to: Is it hard being a counselor?

Hi Oscar, I'm unsure if you're asking if it's hard being a counselor because you're wondering about the work load and responsibilities as a future career path. It also sounds as if you're just inquistive about what a counselor does--not necesarily to desire that particular field of study, but...

Answer to: If i want to be friends with someone at my job how could i let them think i am a nice guy and you can trust me not the guy you just have to throw under the bus?

One of the mottos I live by in my professional and personal life is to treat people the way I would want to be treated. I try to return phone calls and emails in a timely manner because that's how I would want to be treated. I try to be professional in my mannerism and tone because I do not...

Answer to: What type of medical careers can I have with certain courses?

Hi Katie, with your current course load, I believe you have the academic foundation on develop a career in the medical field when you attend college. The current direction you're seeking can only coke from self reflection and research. Read about medical careers and discover what interests...

Answer to: What is the reccomended educational track for a recent college graduate (Exercise and Sports Science) who desires to pursue a career in nursing.

Experience is a great way to build your resume despite you academic record. Sin d it seems as though you're at a lost as to what directiok you want to go with your career, volunteer work in these fields can simultaneously give you direction and exposure to such careers as well as develop future...

Answer to: how much money does a person who works at a cannabis club make

Ive never heard of a Cannibis club, but if you're passionate about the purpose of medicinal marijuana, maybe you should go to business school and learn how to invest in legitimate farms who grow legalized marijuana or become an agricultural major and teach people about the positivity of the...

Answer to: What steps do I actually have to take in order to get a master's degree?

One of the factors you should evaluate as far as getting a master's in psychology is what do you want to do with the degree? There are various avenues you may want to take and are available, but I highly suggest you research them and or talk to someone who has been hired in psychology. From my...

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