“I believe teachers must view themselves as learners in order to be effective teachers,” says CEO Dr. Joanne Barnett.
To obtain a degree as a federal agent I would suggest, criminal justice; pre-law; political science; Information Technology; law; languages to include Arabic; Chinese, Spanish.
The psychology field isn’t always rewarded well financially, but if the person can focus on how rewarding it is to help others and make a difference that can create a type of happiness.
Put on your dancing shoes! The city is hosting an outstanding number of free events this summer and each will bring some of the biggest and best artists from around the world to the city of Philadelphia.
“For someone just starting out, I’d say while it is vital to learn as many technical skills as possible, don’t neglect the non-technology skills such as communications, finance, and business administration,” Says Reagan Johnson.
“The real payoff [in teaching] for me is the opportunity to create new experiences everyday that inspire and empower children to make a difference in their own lives,” Says Kimmell Proctor.
“It is important to start your educational endeavor with your end in mind. A clear, focused objective will help you move through the right path,” suggests Audrey Lefebvre to people just starting out.
“There are many areas of specialties and training in the field of psychology to choose from to suit one’s interest,” says Dr. Arathi Rao.
“The most challenging aspect of my field as a criminal defense attorney is being everything from a businessman to a social worker, to a trial attorney to the families and the clients I represent in a case,” says Douglas Dolfman
It’s important to find the right balance of adapting your management style to the people working for you, and maintaining your own style in a way that will be effective for you and earn your staff’s respect.
Determine if you are not just interested in psychiatry but have the patience, talent and discipline to shed your own biases and master an artful science and learn to apply it thoroughly.
“Find ways to gain experience. Do pro bono work for a non-profit. Find a small business that needs help and do it for free or for a discount.”
In Philadelphia, we take pride in everything we do, and if you have ever tried any of our local beer, you know that.
“Don’t be afraid to take risks. Without risk, without stretching yourself, you don’t change and develop,” says J.G. Sandom.
“I was very fortunate because I was hired immediately after graduating with my Act 120 Police Training certification. I contribute this to not just graduating from the academy, but also to the years of groundwork building my resume with doing volunteer work.”