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By Lin Lan
Watching scary movies is a thrill, especially because we can turn the lights on when they’re over and know that none of it was real (phew!). But some of our worst fears aren’t just Halloween costumes that are worn once a year and then stored away. They’re actually real-life situations faced by professionals every day. From slimy bugs to bloody crime scenes, your worst phobias are lurking around every corner if you’re gutsy enough to take on a scary job! This Halloween, join us for a countdown of the five scariest careers. 4. Pest Exterminator Does seeing an insect, or even the picture of an...
Entering the workforce either part time or full time can be totally intimidating. It’s scary to entertain the idea that you might have to work in an office for the majority of your adult life! If you have yet to find your dream job because the thought of sitting at a desk for hours on end makes you cringe, you should probably consider an opening in a profession that completely defies the standards. We’ve dug up six of the craziest jobs that are currently available, and while they may seem weird at first, you may find they’re right for you—especially if you’re set on avoiding a deadly desk job...
The goal of a college education is ultimately to get a job, so naturally your parents, grandparents, professors and anyone else who has had a part in your academic career are inclined to give you job-hunting tips. Though your elders clearly have great intentions in trying to help you out, you may want to be wary of the advice they give. Because of the age gap between our generation and theirs, the tips that worked for them years ago don’t necessarily apply anymore. Here are some the outdated pieces of advice you may hear from those a bit older than you, and what you should do instead to get...