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The Great Job Hunt: Speaker Discusses Career Design



The Great Job Hunt: Speaker Discusses Career Design

November 2, 2010 – The man who has visited all 50 states working 50 jobs in 50 weeks is coming to Collin College.

As part of its Distinguished Speaker Series, the college will host Daniel Seddiqui at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 16, at the Living Legends Conference Center.

Seddiqui’s lecture is free and open to the public.

Under the theme of Innovation in Career Design, Seddequi will discuss the process of finding a career, a passion and understanding culture and lifestyle.

In traveling to all 50 states and doing 50 different jobs in a year, Seddiqui explored the diverse careers, environments and cultures in the United States.

He has been a cheesemaker in Wisconsin, a U.S. border patrol agent in Arizona, a lobsterman in Maine, a coal miner in West Virginia, a cook in Maryland, a baseball scout in Massachusetts and a marine biologist in Washington.

The Living Legends Conference Center is located at the Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano.

For more information about Seddiqui and his travels, visit www.livingthemap.com.

Visit www.collin.edu/academics/csce/DistinguishedSpeakerSeries.html for more information about the Distinguished Speaker Series.

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