How to Become a Firefighter

Firefighters work to protect people and property from the hazards of fire, as well as other disasters. Firefighters will respond to emergency services reports of a fire, and will attend the scene to help anyone in danger, secure the scene, and put out the fire. Firefighters are also called out…

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How to Become a Politician

A politician has the power to make their community, their country, and even the world a better place. The policies they make, remove, or change help to shape society. They can invigorate education systems, help improve health services, and keep an economy in good shape, just to name a few….

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How to Become a Social Worker

A social worker’s job is to promote the welfare of those in need, and to instigate social change that benefits the greatest proportion of the community. When you become a social worker, you may find yourself working one on one with a client, with a family, a school group, or…

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How to Become an Emergency Dispatcher

An emergency dispatcher receives calls to emergency phone lines, such as 911, from people in a crisis, and then dispatches emergency services such as police, firefighters, and ambulances to the scene. If you’re calm in a crisis, a good communicator, and have a strong attention to detail then you might…

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How to Become an Urban Planner

Urban Planners specialize in planning for a projected population occurring in cities, suburbs or rural areas. This job is extremely important because these professionals use their knowledge to create plans that help prevent problems in the future caused by population growth. Urban Planners create long term and short term plans…

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How to Become a County Assessor

County Assessors work on behalf of a local government assuring real estate property is classified in a correct manner. This process is an important step in order to determine the precise amount of property taxes an owner would need to pay on a biannual or annual basis. If you feel…

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How to Become a Tax Examiner

Tax examiners have an important job in the tax industry; they make sure all filed tax returns and paperwork have been completed according to federal and state laws. For the most part, these professionals work for a local, state or federal government. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, approximately…

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How to Become a Postal Worker

Postal Workers are professionals who work for the federal government managing and delivering a variety of packages and mail. There are a variety of positions a professional can specialize while working as a Postal Worker. Some Postal Workers may work in a postal facility helping sort mail and packages; others…

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How to Become a Legislator

Legislators are elected or appointed officials that work with other government officials in order to develop Federal, State or local laws and regulations. Along with their staff, these professionals handle many aspects of the lawmaking process including developing bills and laws. Legislators can work at the local, city, state or…

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How to Become an Ambassador

Ambassadors are grouped into Senior Foreign Service employees and perform a variety of duties in order to keep relationships strong with other nations. These professionals are the personal representatives of the U.S. President and serve to stand in place for a variety of occasions, meetings and events. Ambassadors play a…

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How to Become a Diplomat

A Diplomat is a professional who is experienced in managing international relationships with representatives and ambassadors from other nations. Their work is important in advancing American interests abroad and involves building strong relationships in order to rely on other nations as allies in a variety of international circumstances. Individuals who…

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