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Differentiate Yourself From The Competition Advises Special Agent

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.

05/25/2015

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Education Helped Philadelphia Counselor Understand Human Nature

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.

05/25/2015

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Don’t Limit Studies To Just Technical Skills Suggests Tech Director

“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.

05/25/2015

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Create New Experiences To Help Empower Philadelphia Children

“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.

05/25/2015

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Clear, Focused Objective Will Help You Follow The Right Path

“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.

05/25/2015

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A Company’s Success Is Tied To Quality Of Employees Says Philadelphia CEO

“We believe that it’s critical to have alignment in the fundamental core values of our company and prospective employees,” says Rick Skidmore.

05/25/2015

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Psychology Offers A Variety Of Options Says Philadelphia Psychologist

“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.

05/25/2015

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Being Everything To Everyone Is Difficult For Philadelphia Attorney

“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

05/25/2015

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Suing Employer For Emotional Distress

In the US, it’s really hard to win a case for intentional infliction of emotional distress against your employer.

05/25/2015

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Curiosity, Desire Are Key Attributes When Looking For New Hires

“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.”

05/18/2015

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Collaboration, Teamwork Are Important For Success, Says Philadelphia Exec

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.

05/18/2015

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Passion Should Be A Factor When Choosing A Field In Psychiatry

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.

05/18/2015

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Philadelphia Tech Entrepreneur Encourages People Not To Be Afraid To Take Risks

“Don’t be afraid to take risks. Without risk, without stretching yourself, you don’t change and develop,” says J.G. Sandom.

05/11/2015

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Teaching Requires Continual Education Says Charter School Principal

“Having an understanding that their own educational journey does not conclude when they graduate is a vital concept new teachers must embrace and maintain,” says Alphonso Evans.

05/11/2015

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Volunteering In Similar Field Is Helpful When Pursuing A Career

“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.”

05/11/2015

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