Would you like a career that is rewarding, challenging, and no two days are ever the same? Have you ever thought about becoming a family and consumer sciences teacher? Experience and training in culinary arts and nutrition, child development and care, family relationships, consumerism, and fashion merchandising are just some of the areas you could […]
Networking is an easy way to meet a variety of people that can accelerate your career.
How you interact with others can be the difference between getting or losing the job.
The resume and interviewing process can be overwhelming. Don’t be caught unprepared.
Managing time and reducing stress are healthy habits that can improve productivity.
PREPARING FOR THE FUTURE
Our goal is to enable students and young adults to be prepared for the rest of their lives. We want you to understand that social life and professional skills work together, transforming you into a valuable resource for potential employers.
SO, WHO ARE WE?
From students to faculty in the Family and Consumer Science discipline, CareerSkillet is comprised of many contributors. Providing a thorough collection of articles, infographics, images and more. We want to both inspire and engage the bright minds of the future.
By Shaun Hurdelbrink and Jill Bowers, PhD Many view a higher education as the ultimate gateway to success, but seemingly few students express the gratitude tertiary education deserves. Unfortunately, the opportunities and privileges of being a college student may easily be overlooked or taken for granted. As a university student, I can’t tell you how […]
By Shaun Hurdelbrink and Natasha Cole, MPH, RD Are you aware of sugar’s omnipresence in your life or how much you truly consume? Added sugar is found in many foods: breakfast cereals, fruit juices, granola bars, ketchup, BBQ sauce, soymilk, energy drinks, protein bars, etc. You get the idea. Unsurprisingly, Americans consume “an average […]
With the start of 2015, many of you might have made New Year’s resolutions. Many times these resolutions involve getting into shape or cleaning up your diet. Unfortunately, most steps taken to achieve these goals only work as a quick-fix but don’t provide lasting results. Here are 3 resolutions you can start this year that […]