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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...

Girl Power! Women in Architecture.

on Fri, Aug 2, 2013 | By admin

    Do you dream about building giant skyscrapers? Or do you love to redesign your bedroom every few months? Maybe a career in architecture is for you! Jennifer Kalin, Project Manager in the Architecture department at R.E. Warner, shares a busy day in her life with us and explains the challenges of becoming an architect. R.E. Warner works with many of our nation’s...

Physical Therapy

Phyical therapy
on Wed, Jul 17, 2013 | 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. Richard Kring is Physical Therapist and Director of Clinical Research in Sports Health and Orthopedic Rehabilitation at the Cleveland Clinic. He shares his experiences working in the field of Physical...

Mechanical Design Engineer

Design Engineer PLIDCO
on Sun, Jul 14, 2013 | By admin

  From offshore oil leaks to dangerous gas line repairs: Nick is a Design Engineer working to stop environmental disasters in the pipeline industry. He tells us why his job is so important and why he loves being an engineer. To learn more about The Pipe Line Development Company, or PLIDCO: Join the Career Expedition: TELL US WHAT YOU THINK! youtube – tweet...

Mechanical Design

Mechanical Design Astro
on Sun, Jul 14, 2013 | By admin

  The challenge: Build a mobile emergency room that keeps medical personnel safe while they treat wounded soldiers in a war zone. Mechanical design engineer Anthony Carter describes the project. To see all the cool things happening at Astro Manufacturing & Design goto Join the Career Expedition: TELL US WHAT YOU THINK! youtube – tweet...

Zoo Education Specialist

on Sun, Jul 14, 2013 | By admin

  Is it your dream to work with animals? Debra Swank is an education specialist at the Akron Zoo. She tells us how a zoology degree and a love for performing landed her the best job at the zoo. Debra graduated from The Ohio State University. Check out the Akron Zoo @ Join the Career Expedition: TELL US WHAT YOU THINK! youtube – tweet...

Guitar Builder

Guitar Builder
on Wed, Jun 5, 2013 | By admin

    Micah is bridging the gap between his love of music and his skill at wood-working, building a career making guitars. We recently spent some time in his shop learning he’s been able to cash in on his passion. What would you like to know about getting started in a niche business like guitar-making? Post your questions and we will get the answers     Lynx...

Electrical Technician

Electrical technician
on Fri, Jan 18, 2013 | By admin

Kevin turned a high school program into a career and a free college education. He tells us how it all went down and about the valuable experience he getting. To learn more about the LAP Mentor surgical simulators: To see all the cool things happening at Astro Manufacturing & Design goto Join the Career Expedition: TELL US WHAT YOU...

Prototype Design Machinist

on Fri, Jan 18, 2013 | By admin

It’s not your grandfather’s machine shop! Using computers and high-tech machinery, today’s machinists design and develop new ideas. Robert, a Prototype Design Machinist, helps companies experiment with new ideas. He tells us why you can have a very successful career without a four-year degree.   Check out Astro Manufacturing & Design @ Join...

App Developer

on Wed, Dec 12, 2012 | By admin

  Kevin Innes, Senior Applications Developer at Aztek, loves to write code! He shares some insight into the world of business app development. Kevin is a coding guru with experience in the following: – MCPD: Web Developer Certification – MCAD certified – N+ certified – A+ certified Specialties VB.NET,C#,Java, ASP.NET, MS-SQL, JavaScript, Objective-c Kevin...