Skip college

#College is an idiotic waste of time and resources. Take from someone who has two degrees. I am more unemployable now then I was before college. Its not worth it. Skip college and do something else. Only go if its required by low that you have to have a college degree to do the job you want. Start a business, get an apprenticeship, a high school internship. So many other options out their that won't put you into massive debt and waste many years…

Not in demand? What about the gaming industry? :)

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Lois Martin Most of that work has moved over seas. What is here requires a lot of industry experience. Something I don't have…

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Did you do your Homework?

Everyone one of us wants/needs to stand out when we get a coveted in-person interview.

Homework: Use Google to do some basic research. What exactly does the company do, what is there product? Where are they Headquartered at? How many employees? How many different locations do they have? And often you can find out has any of their jobs already been outsourced out of the country, or even to other companies. What are their short and long…

Great advice!! Are you available to be my life coach ? Lol you probably would be awesome !!! Thanks for some truly priceless info…

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Urg, recruiters....

When people for some reason think I have a Graphic Design background because I have an animation degree. They sure don't know a lot about animation and out training. Most of us with animation training would not do well as graphic. designers. #graphicdesign #animation #degrees #animationtraining #recruiters #rant #annoyed #art #training

I think everyone gets that to a certain degree in their own fields especially when you get more specialized. Just ignore the…

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Is "dumbing" yourself down ever a good idea?

I'm pretty sure this question has already been asked, but is it acceptable, or even a good idea, to dumb yourself down on an application? I have a PhD in Emergency Management and cannot get a job in the field because I do not have any experience, so in the meantime, I am volunteering with the Red Cross to get said experience. The only thing that I have ever done is administrative work; mostly in the healthcare field, but I also have degrees in…

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This is a perplexing issue. My significant other has two BAs and a Masters degree. She finally was resigned to taking off one BA…

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We missed you, Jim! Thanks so much for bringing your awesome advice back!

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