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Actuary Science Presentation by Janet Duncan, FCAS MAAA

Google: Watch their Hangouts:Technical Interview Tips & Resume Tips & Tricks

California State Parks: Click here to watch a video about jobs in the California State Parks System
(Spring 2015)

How to Get an Internship:

How to Get an Internship in collaboration with theScheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation: Click here to watch the video.

How to Get Hired:

How to Get Hired: Watch the video here
Volt Workforce Solutions, Sean Mortland, Branch Manager
Santa Barbara Inn, Ed Galsterer, General Manager
Santa Barbara City College, Yvette Decierdo, Human Resources Technician II


How to Get Hired: Scott Burruss, Store Manager, Forever 21, Perla Pinedo, HR Analyst, UC Education Abroad Program, Ida Motta, Staffing Consultant, Spherion Staffing. (9/11/13)
How to Get Hired: HR Professionals: Elena Tapia, Recruiter, Cottage Health System. Brynne MacInnes, Staffing Associate, AppleOne Staffing. Ashley Alan, HR Assistant, Nordstorm. (2/19/14)
How to Get Hired: HR Professionals: Thom Fini,, Valerie Janssens, QAD and Trish Miller, Spherion Staffing. (9/12/12)

How to Get Hired: Steve Boddy, Decker Corporation, Sheri Griffith, Apple One Employment Services, and Jackie Mireless, Chumash Casino. (9/21/11)


 How I Made It - Speaker Series

Real people in jobs they love, telling the story of how they got there.

How I Made It; Careers in Social Media & Digital Marketing. Stephanie Riordan, Sr. Marketing Manager, Coca Cola Company, Nora Miller, Co-Founder, Anderson Miller PR, and Ashley Becker, Sr. Marketing Manager, (4/16/14)
How I Made It: Careers in Finance. Susan Bonanno, Broadview Mortgage, Travis King, Wells Fargo Advisors LLC, & James Zavas, Controller SBCC. (2/12/14)
How I Made It: STEM Careers, Dr. Suzanne Ramos, MD, Obstetrics & Gynecology & Vika Felmetsger, Security Architect at Eucalyptus Systems, (10/16/14)
How I Made It: Photography & Entrepreneurs, Barbara Savage, Founder Tribal Trust, Welmoet Glover, Moet Photography. (10/2/13)
 How I Made It: Early Childhood Education Careers: Julie Smith, Associate Professor & Chair, SBCC Early Childhood Education, Tanum Hill, Owner/Manager, Quality Time Child Development Center, and Fabiola Hernandez, Preschool Teacher, Orfalea Early Learning Center (11/14/12)
How I Made It: Environmental Studies Careers: Kirsten Zecher, GIS analyst, Dudek, Melissa Fontaine, Owner/Manager, Goodland Kitchen and Michael Chiacos, Transportation Manager, Community Environmental Council  (10/24/12)
How I Made It: Sports & Fitness Careers: Susan Houlihan-Davis, Athletic Trainer, SBCC, Vanessa Isaac, Owner, Hip Brazil, and Ryan Byrne, Athletic Director, SBCC. (10/3/12)
How I Made It: Counselors and Therapists: Eric Flores, Personal & Academic Counselor, SBCC; Gordon Coburn, Instructor & Chair, Alcohol & Drug Counseling Program, SBCC; Sandra Mistretta, Drug and Alcohol Counselor, Casa Serena. (03/07/12)
How I Made It: Tech Entrepreneurs. Taylor Reaume, The Search Engine Pros; Christian Smith, Phone Halo; Jason Dorfman, Optopic, Social Media. (02/22/12)
How I Made It: Sales and Marketing. Daniel Howard, Rightscale; Janie Arnold, Haagen Printing; Dianna Watts, Pal 8 Media. (2/15/12)
How I Made It: Entrepreneurs. Melissa Marsted, Lucky Penny Press; Rachael Steidl, ParentClick; Jill-Marie Carre,Chocolats du CaliBressan. (11/16/11)
How I Made It: Automotive Careers. Phil Unander, Larry's Auto Parts, Steve Bowman, Bowman Auto Repair, and Steve Dugger, Ayers Automotive Repair. (11/2/11)
How I Made It: Communications Careers. Simon Dixon, CEO Idea Engineering, Catherine Remak, DJ K-lite Radio, Ana Ruvalcaba, Events Manager, Citrix Online. (9/14/11)

Interior Design Careers. Ellen Bildsten, Bildsten+Sherwin Design Studio, Inc and President of American Institute of Architects - SB. Mark Woenke, Workshop Architecture Goup, Inc. Chris Gilliland, Common Ground. Steven Didrick, Smith Firestone Associates Design.

Justice Studies Careers. Professor Anne Redding, SBCC Justice Studies. Professor Tom Mahoney, SBCC Justice Studies. Steve Eidson, FBI Ventura Office. Michelle-Rene Marmolejo, LA County Sheriffs Dept. Dave Sanders, SB District Attorney's Office. David Whitham, SB Police Dept. Daniel Calderon, Santa Barbara Sherrifs Dept. Robert Stuva, California Highway Patrol. Heather Bennett, SB County Probation Dept. (FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS)



Roadtrip Nation Interviews

 Roadtrip Nation is a Movement of people who are defining their own Roads in life by resisting The Noise of conformity and gaining the confidence to do what inspires them. Last summer they sponsored a Counselor Indie Roadtrip, which sent four SBCC Career Center counselors and staff "on the road" to conduct interviews with people who are following their own roads.  Watch our interviews below, and check out to watch their original series with hundreds of interviews around the world!

Watch a trailer of our interviews focusing on sustainability and giving back. Below are our actual, full-length interviews.


Clark Staub is a restaurateur and national distributor of frozen flatbread. Clark uses locally sourced ingredients for his products.

Adam Green is an Environmental Studies instructor and head of the Center for Sustainability.

Kim and Kirsten Shaw are a mother-daughter team that manufacture their products in the United States from organic and recycled materials.

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