What skills do I need to have if I want to work in the Human Resources Management Field? And do you think online courses can help me gain an internship?
The first thing to think about is to pursue a degree in Human Resources. Most 4 year colleges offer some kind of HR program which will give you exposure to all areas of the field, and there are many offered…View all answers »
What should I do if I plan to join the military while I am employed?
Hi there! The best thing you can do when you are planning major life changes is to get your personal plan as set as it can be and then open the dialog with your employer. Everyone does better with…View all answers »
What are some tips you would give on speaking in public? Specifically, in front of peers and managers. How important is it that I am good at public speaking (while in meetings with coworkers and during presentations)? Can this really further my career?
Hello. This is a great question! Public speaking will play a huge role when it comes to your career, whether you are speaking in a small meeting or in front of a large group. Some key things to focus on are…View all answers »
I recently graduated and I am a practicing MD. I've been mainly doing house calls, but I am not satisfied with my field. What should I do to get myself into some related fields?
This is a great question in often we start a career because we "thought" it would be something we would love to do, or someone we know and respect does "that", and sometimes it isn't everything we think it's…View all answers »
I want to work in creative fields, like advertising agencies, and would be willing to work in creative demanded places like Bangalore. Where should I start looking to get into a job like that? I am graduating with a BBA this year. Thank you!
Great question! Full disclosure that I do not have any experience recruiting in the creative industry. But I will lean upon my experience with students targeting international opportunities in general. …View all answers »
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How To Work With People You Genuinely Dislike
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