CAREERS: YouTube Phenom

CAREERS: YouTube Phenom

Posted by on Aug 23, 2018 in Careers | No Comments

You’ve heard the story before: average, everyday people who make a video on YouTube and become overnight celebrities with millions of followers, their own clothing lines, movie deals, and more. Of course, when one considers how many people post videos to YouTube, the chances of becoming a YouTube phenom are actually incredibly small. Most people […]

Careers: Interships

Careers: Interships

Posted by on Apr 26, 2018 in Careers | No Comments

Have you, or has someone else you know, ever participated in an internship? What exactly is an internship, and why would someone seek one in place of a more traditional part-time job? Here, we take a look at some of the advantages and disadvantages of these programs, and help you determine if an internship would […]

Careers: Job Sharing

Careers: Job Sharing

Posted by on Nov 30, 2017 in Careers | No Comments

You’ve probably heard of companies that help people share rides (Uber) and even homes (Airbnb). But what about sharing jobs? Tandemploy, a Berlin-based startup company, aims to bring this model to Germany, with exciting opportunities for both employers and employees alike. How Does It Work? Basically, job sharing is exactly what it sounds like: two […]

Careers: Veterinarian

Careers: Veterinarian

Posted by on Oct 13, 2017 in Careers | No Comments

Do you love animals? If you do, then chances are you’ve given some thought to becoming a veterinarian someday. But what exactly does that job involve? What Is It? A vet’s job is to care for the health of animals by diagnosing, treating, and researching their medical conditions and diseases. Some of their duties involve […]

The “Gig” Economy and You

The “Gig” Economy and You

Posted by on Aug 16, 2017 in Careers | No Comments

When you think of the job you might have someday, how do you picture it? Do you imagine yourself working in an office setting with traditional nine-to-five hours, coworkers, and a pension plan? You may have to adjust your vision. Traditional nine-to-five jobs are making way for the growing “gig” economy, with interesting implications for […]

Careers: Urban and Regional Planner

Careers: Urban and Regional Planner

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in Careers | No Comments

What Is It? Urban and regional planners develop plans and programs that help cities and communities grow. They help figure out how to deal with issues related to population growth, and also come up with ideas for how to revitalize areas that might be struggling. Urban and regional planners develop public transportation systems; gather data […]

Careers: Film and Video Editor

Careers: Film and Video Editor

Posted by on Jun 29, 2017 in Careers | No Comments

If you’re like most people, you like to watch movies. But have you ever thought about turning your love of movies into a career? If so, then the field of film and video editing might be for you. What Is It? Film and video editors don’t actually shoot footage. Instead, editors take the raw footage […]

Careers: Industrial Psychologist

Careers: Industrial Psychologist

Posted by on May 4, 2017 in Careers | No Comments

Do you ever stop and think about what causes people do what they do in the workplace? Do you ever wonder what motivates people to do a good job, or to come to work on time, or to lead effectively? If so, then the field of industrial psychology may be right up your alley. What […]

Careers: Social Media Specialist

Careers: Social Media Specialist

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Careers | No Comments

Have you ever wondered what you are going to do with the education that you are acquiring in school? Do you know what types of jobs even exist out there that you might be interested in pursuing? And what are the education and skills needed to get hired in these job fields, anyway? btw’s new, recurring […]