Cultivating Careers Conversations

Professionals in the agriculture, food and natural resources sectors provide valuable insight about a variety of career options. Each professional discusses education, training and experience, plus knowledge, skills and abilities to be successful — as well as understanding different personality types, using technology, and the future job outlook and compensation.


Stacey Agnew, Executive Director for the Nebraska FFA Foundation
Watch this video to gain valuable insights to prepare for visits shadowing industry professionals.

Read the KEYS FOR SUCCESS DURING A SHADOWING EXPERIENCE

 

John Csukker, Environmental Services Manager for The Maschhoffs
Brianna Buseman, Extension Assistant Professor in Animal Science for the University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Watch this video with John Csukker, Environmental Services Manager for The Maschhoffs and Brianna Buseman, Extension Assistant Professor in Animal Science for the University of Nebraska – Lincoln.

Together they share insight about their careers by discussing: education, training and experience, plus knowledge, skills and abilities to be successful — as well as understanding different personality types, using technology, and the future job outlook and compensation.

 

Julie Obermeyer, Career Development Director for the University of Nebraska – Lincoln
College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources
Watch this video to gain valuable insight about why your resume is more important than ever plus suggestions for job search strategies.

See RESUME TIPS AND JOB SEARCH STRATEGIES

 

Dr. Amy Schmidt, Associate Professor in Biological Systems Engineering for the University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Allissa Troyer, Business Development for Nutrient Advisors
Watch this video with Dr. Amy Schmidt, Associate Professor in Biological Systems Engineering for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Allissa Troyer, Business Development for Nutrient Advisors.

Together they share insight about their careers by discussing: education, training and experience, plus knowledge, skills and abilities to be successful — as well as understanding different personality types, using technology, and the future job outlook and compensation.