I'm looking to set some New Year's resolutions for my professional life this year. Any advice on some good professional resolutions? And, any advice on how to stick with them for all of 2017?
This is a great idea! Have you thought about taking up a monthly book reading? There are a lot of great books out there about building your personal brand, leadership skills, and more! Depending…
How should I represent on my CV that I terminated my pursuit of a masters degree because of pregnancy and moving abroad (attended 1st semester and GPA is 3.6 out of 4)? Thanks in advance!
I would advise against including any information about this in your CV because some employers might argue that leaving after one semester, regardless of the reason, could be an indicator of…
I'm majoring in Finance. Do you think I need to complete any co-ops?
It's always a great idea to complete a co-op or internship. Internships are a great way to get some real world experience in an area you are interested in pursuing after college. This will also help you to…View all answers »
I'm pursuing a bachelor in computer applications now, but I don't want an IT job. It's too hectic and the pay isn't that great either. Any recommendation on what I should study after graduation? Pursue a masters? Any suggestions on where to start?
A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Applications is a broad degree so there are options you can choose beyond just an IT job. It really depends on what you like to do, what elective courses you have taken…View all answers »
I am near a recent completion of an Associates in Applied Science:Electrical Technology i have 3 months of commercial electric experience and 5 years of customer service experience.One goal is to finish a bachelor's in electrical engineering hopefully however I am completely lost as to where i need to start my career.
Congrats on nearing the completion of an Associates in Engineering Technology. I would consider starting your career with an internship if you've not yet had one. You can search for Electrical Engineering Internships…View all answers »
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