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By Jan Goldberg

GREAT JOBS sequence solutions THE query ''WHAT am i able to DO WITH a big IN . .

Every collage significant provides scholars worthy talents and coaching, ideal for quite a lot of careers. the good Jobs sequence is helping students:

  • Assess abilities and talents for a role
  • Explore a variety of profession recommendations
  • Target the appropriate profession
  • Present university majors as office resources
  • Perfect their activity seek
  • And even more!

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All of these books list possible job titles within the academic major. Not every employer seeking to hire a music major may be equally desirable to you. Some employment environments may be more attractive than others. A musician who wants to perform could do so with a large orchestra, in a small nightclub, on television, in film, or even at family events, such as weddings and bar mitzvahs. Each of these environments presents a different “culture” with associated norms with respect to the pace of work, the subject matter of interest, and the backgrounds of its employees.

Jones: This letter is in regards to a job listing on your education website. June 2005 will be my graduation date from Indiana University with a bachelor’s degree in music education. I will earn a K–12 teaching certificate in Instrumental Teaching. This letter constitutes my application for the music education teaching position at your school. I possess strong communication skills and knowledge about music education and performance, and I enjoy working with youth to help them learn. My strengths include responsibility, flexibility, adaptability to change, strong leadership potential, excellent listening skills, and willingness to go the extra mile.

In other words, give the employer enough information to arouse curiosity but not so much detail that you leave nothing to the imagination. Besides, some jobs merit more lengthy explanations than others. Be sure to convey any information that can give an employer a better understanding of the depth of your involvement at work. Did you supervise others? How many? Did your efforts result in a more efficient operation? How much did you increase efficiency? Did you handle a budget? How much? Were you promoted in a short time?

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