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5 Strategies to build a career in Ocean Conservation

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Imagine you’ve spent the last 4 or 5 years in college/university busting your butt to learn as much as you can to begin a career in Ocean Conservation…or you were working in another career (business, marketing, tech industry, engineering) and you want to switch to a more meaningful career path. This is an exciting time for you…I get it…I’ve been there. You graduated or you quit your less meaningful job…NOW WHAT?!?!?!

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Ocean Conservation Online Networking: LinkedIn Part 1

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Ocean Conservation networking could mean you could get a job in your career path by possibly bypassing the application process.

Imagine you are sitting around one day and you get an email from a colleagues, in your network, who makes you aware of an upcoming job at his/her organization and thinks you would make a great fit. So you can just send them a resume and they will interview you without looking at other applicants first because they know you through their network. Sounds great doesn’t it?

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Jesse Senko Interview About Marine Science PhD

Life of A Marine Science PhD Student with Jesse Senko

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So you want to know about a marine science PhD? You want to know what to expect when you do a PhD in Ocean Conservation…well look no further because the video interview below is something you will want to see and take notes!!!

I’ve never done a PhD. I did a Master’s degree and I always wanted to do a PhD, but I never did (or haven’t yet). There is always an excuse like “not the right time” or “I can’t afford to be a student again because I have a mortgage and two kids.” Valid excuses, but none the less…excuses.

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Why I Created The Ocean Conservation Careers Membership Program

Ocean Conservation Careers: Why It Was Created – with Andrew Lewin

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Ocean Conservation Careers Membership site was created by me, Andrew Lewin. You’ve seen me host videos on SpeakUpForBlue.com’s You Tube Channel and you’ve seen me host OCC TV – Tips and OCC TV – Interviews. You’ve even seen me promote the new Ocean Conservation Careers Membership program where I talk about helping people build a long and successful career in Ocean Conservation.

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What Its Like To Be A Professor – with Dr. Bob Payne

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Ever dream about becoming a professor, teaching young impressionable students, and conducting cutting edge research in Ocean Conservation? Well, you’re not the only one.

I know a number of people who dreamed to work in academia and be a professor at a top notch university/college, but when they got to where they wanted to go, they did not expect what happened next.

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Networking for an Ocean Conservation Career

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Ocean Conservation Job hunting could be really frustrating at times. Many of us visit the same websites everyday (sometimes multiples times per day) to see if there were any new job opportunities that matched our interests. If there were any, then you would start would go get all excited (see next weeks OCC TV – Tips episode!) and figure out what to do.

But, if you didn’t find the job you want then you have to wait until the next time you check…which sucks because there really isn’t much you can do…or is there?

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Ocean Conservation Your Way – with Dr. Wallace J. Nichols

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Do you think you need a job to have a successful career in Ocean Conservation…guess again!!!

Imagine you have the freedom to do Ocean Conservation the way you think it should be done. You have the power to call all the shots, plan your own projects, and get funded to do them without having to get approval from a boss or the organization for which you work…

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Ocean Conservation Jobs: Apply to Jobs Using a Sensible Approach

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In Today’s episode, we are going to talk about taking a sensible approach to applying for jobs.

But before we get into the thick of things, I want to know the first thing that comes to mind when you come across a job ad in Ocean Conservation that interests you. Do you get excited at the possibility of working for a particular organization or a certain job, or do you feel a low confidence because you don’t think that you will get a call back for an interview (if you feel this way, then click here to sign up sheet below to get access to my FREE short course on how to Convert Ocean Conservation Job Applications to Interviews!).

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Ocean Conservation Jobs: Why You Don’t Hear Back For An Interview

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Why don’t I hear back from a job I applied to for an interview? This is THE question that everyone has who is building a career in Ocean Conservation. It’s the perfect way to kick off OCC TV! Do you find you are asking the same question even though you qualify for the position to which you are applying? Then you need to watch the video in this article

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Skills for Jobs in Ocean Conservation

3 Key Skills That Will Benefit You in Your Ocean Conservation Career

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A career in Ocean Conservation requires more than just a PhD. In fact, sometimes you don’t need a PhD at all as you do not need to be a scientist for a career in Ocean Conservation. Each Ocean Conservation career type requires its own set of specialized skills. For instance, a scientist will know statistics, a planner will know Geographic Information Systems, and a marketer will know how to get reach the appropriate audience. However, there is a certain set of skills that will help you in Ocean Conservation, no matter which career type you choose.

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