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TheCareerZoo: Career Exploration and News Resource

TheCareerZoo Podcast – I am a Brand Design Leader at Procter & Gamble

on Wed, Jul 29, 2015 | By admin

What can you do with an Interior Design degree? Become the Brand Design Leader for Hair Care at Procter & Gamble! Maria is in charge of designing displays you’ve probably seen at some of your favorite stores for products including Pantene, Head & Shoulders and Fekkai. She tells us how she designed such a cool career. LINKS Podcast:...

TheCareerZoo Podcast – I am an Architect

on Wed, Jul 22, 2015 | By admin

004: Jennifer Kalin: I am an Project Manager for a Architecture and Engineering Firm What does an architect do every day? From building design to the color of the carpet, Architecture Project Manager Jennifer Kalin is involved in all aspects of the construction process. She tells us why being a woman in a male-dominated field gives her an edge, and why math isn’t super-important.   Check...

TheCareerZoo Podcast – I am a Mechanical Engineer

on Wed, Jul 15, 2015 | By admin

003: Shawn Washburn: I am a Mechanical Engineer What is a mechanical engineer? Shawn Washburn has designed, built and repaired elevators, snow plows and heaters. In this episode of Podcast, Shawn shares his day-to-day, the challenges of getting his degree and his favorite thing about a career in engineering. LINKS Find Shawn on Twitter @washburnwriter Find...

TheCareerZoo Podcast – I am a Sports Writer for

on Wed, Jul 15, 2015 | By admin

001: Anthony Castrovince: I am a Sports Writer for   Want to learn about the career of a sports writer? Anthony Castrovince has been a reporter for since 2004. He covered the Cincinnati Reds in 2005 and the Cleveland Indians from 2006-2010. He now serves as a national reporter and columnist. Anthony tells us what it’s really like on the road covering the...

TheCareerZoo Podcast – I am a Software Architect

on Mon, Jul 13, 2015 | By admin

002: Nathan Allen-Wagner: I am a Software Architect     What is a software architect? In this episode of podcast Nathan Allen-Wagner decodes the mysteries of software architecture and tells why you could see his work on your next trip to the grocery store. Nathan shares the highlights of his career so far, and gives advice on what you can do right now to...

Pediatric Medicine – Child Advocacy and Protection

Pediatrics Child Advocacy
on Wed, Feb 25, 2015 | By admin is your career exploration and news source. We feature videos of professionals in their natural habitats, showing you what they do day to day. WHO SHE IS: Lolita M. McDavid is Medical Director of Child Advocacy and Protection at Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, the pediatric hospital of University Hospitals Case Medical Center. She...

Computer Science – App Developer

App programming Findaway
on Thu, Jan 29, 2015 | By admin

Kevin Kovach is a Software Developer at Findaway World. He tells us about his latest project, building an audio book app for Barnes & Noble’s NOOK app. Kevin has a Bachelor of Computer Science from Kent State University. Findaway World is best known for the Playaway, an all-in-one digital audiobook player used in schools, libraries and the military. They now work...

Plant Manager at Ford Motor Company

FORD Plant Manager
on Wed, Dec 3, 2014 | By admin

What can you build with an engineering degree? A winning team! Learn how Kevin Heck, Plant Manager at Ford’s Cleveland Engine Plant, has transformed his engineering degree into a rewarding job focused on people rather than parts.   Learn more about careers at Ford Motor Company –   Join the Career Expedition:...

Resident Engineer at Ford Motor Company

Resident Engineer
on Tue, Nov 25, 2014 | By admin

  What is a Resident Engineer? Dave Ferguson, Resident Engineer at Ford Motor Company Cleveland Engine Plant, shares part of his day with us! Learn more about careers at Ford Motor Company –   Join the Career Expedition: TELL US WHAT YOU THINK! youtube – tweet...

Copy Writer – Advertising

Copy Writer 0414
on Wed, Nov 12, 2014 | By admin

  Mark is a copy writer for an advertising agency and says he gets to do what he loves, writing and hanging out! Learn more about Brokaw Advertising   Join the Career Expedition: TELL US WHAT YOU THINK! youtube – tweet @thecareerzoo ...

Zoo Keeper of the Sea! Aquarist Career

TCZ aquarist
on Fri, Jan 10, 2014 | By admin

  Paige is an Aquarist at the Greater Cleveland Aquarium. An aquarist is responsible for the care fish and marine mammals kept in captivity. Learn more about the Greater Cleveland Aquarium –   Join the career expedition: tweet @thecareerzoo       Comment!...

Avengers Unite! How to land an internship at marvel.

on Mon, Nov 25, 2013 | By admin

Meet Marc Sumerak, comic book writer and editor. He tells us how he landed an internship and job at Marvel plus gives some great advice to aspiring comic book writers. Over the last decade, Sumerak has written material for Marvel Comics, DC Comics, IDW, American Greetings, the U.S. Army, the Elks, SAMHSA, PBS Kids, Pepperidge Farm, Tyson Foods, Triple-A Baseball, SEGA, and...

Top secret! A Hi-tech manufacturing career.

TCZ - Lab Tech
on Mon, Nov 18, 2013 | By admin

  Manufacturing careers often look a lot different than you think. Gerri, Lab Technician at Beckett Gas, tells us how she went from the assembly line to helping create new products. It’s as easy as asking a few questions! Learn more about Beckett Gas is your career exploration and news source. We feature videos...

Break into the Comic Industry! How to get noticed as an artist.

on Wed, Oct 30, 2013 | By admin

  Do you dream of drawing comics? We met up with Dawn Best, best known for her work in the Archie Comics version of Sonic the Hedgehog, at the Cleveland Comic Con. She tells us how she broke into the business and the mistakes she sees young artists making. Check out Dawn’s blog post – How to submit your art to comic publishers – Learn...

Helping others through food!

on Wed, Oct 30, 2013 | By admin

After owning a restaurant for 12 years, Matt Barnes decided to take a new direction with his life and help others. He now runs the Lutheran Metropolitan Ministries Central Kitchen. The Central Kitchen aims to give a healthier alternative to meals supplied and served to the local homeless, while training and employing people that have employment barriers.   Learn more...