Roadtripper:

Ashley Thomas

Team:
   Jordan Kennedy
   Anna Morgan

Purpose:

The purpose of our roadtrip is to gain insight into the careers we are interested in pursuing. We feel we that by interviewing individuals who are currently working in those fields, we can get a more accurate picture of what is expected of us and what we can expect of that career. We also feel that it is an opportunity to get answers that might not be found in a textbook.

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Details:

Class:
Career Planning

Educator:
Gwen Tyson

Home Base:
Mississippi State University Career Center

License:

Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons

Interviews:

Leader: Bill Bell
Occupation: Pharmacist
Company: City Drug

Industry: None indicated
Interests: None indicated

Interview Reflection:

14

Leader: Linda J. Faver
Occupation: CPA, CFE, CFF, CITP
Company: Watkins Ward and Stafford

Industry: None indicated
Interests: None indicated

Interview Reflection:

14

Blogs:

Nerves on edge

I am a little nervous about our interview. I am afraid I might ask the wrong questions or not come up with enough questions to ask. I don't want to get stuck in that moment of akward silence. I am (read more)

Written on October 27, 2010 at 8:38pm

Interview

I was most excited about getting to interview people that I did not know. Also I got to learn about some different careers that I had no idea what they were till they told me about it. I did have (read more)

Written on October 27, 2010 at 4:59pm

Team Members

Our team name is the Bulldogs. Our team members include Anna Morgan, Jordan kennedy, and me Ashley Thomas. I am excited but a little nervous because I am not exactly sure who we are going to (read more)

Written on October 6, 2010 at 9:14pm

Blog number uno

I am not worried about my roadtrip, the reason i am going on this roadtrip is to gain knowledge and other stuff to help me make good caeer choices down the road. I feel like the is gonna be long. My (read more)

Written on October 7, 2010 at 8:37am

My group

Well my team is made up of Ashley Thomas and Jordan Kennedy. We meet in our class and became team members. They are both very excited about going on our roadtrip to interview different people where (read more)

Written on October 7, 2010 at 9:13am

Trip to Macon

We made a trip to a little place called Macon where Ashley Thomas lives. We had a fun car ride there and got to know each other a lot more. When we got there we went straight to the interview. We (read more)

Written on October 25, 2010 at 2:31pm

My cold calll

I called this doctor and I said whats up before i said anything else. He hung said huh then i sat there for a second and then he hung up. Dont do (read more)

Written on October 25, 2010 at 4:35pm

Bloggin

I dont have any worries, the interviews are exciting because you meet new people. I have been thinking of (read more)

Written on October 28, 2010 at 10:20am

Cold Calls? NOT A ONE

I have made the interviews for our team. The two people I called to interview both said yes. I have not experienced the cold call yet and hopefully will not, but I am prepared if it happens. My (read more)

Written on October 25, 2010 at 6:19pm

Roadtrip

I enjoyed being able to talk to other people in different careers that I had no idea about. I was very interested in accounting but now that I have talked to a guy in pharmacy I have been looking in (read more)

Written on November 24, 2010 at 4:08pm

Roadtrip experience

The thing I enjoyed the most about my roadtrip experience was interviewing people. I had no idea that the people we interviewed didn't know what they wanted to do in life when first starting (read more)

Written on November 27, 2010 at 10:50am

Start Date: 10/20/2010
Start Location: Mississippi State, MS
Total Interviews: 2
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End Date: 11/04/2010
End Location: Mississippi State, MS



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