Highlight Videos | Career and Workforce Develpment | ThinkTV

Our videos from Career Connections

Admission and Financial Aid Counselor

Admission and Financial Aid Counselor

A first-generation college graduate describes her rewarding job in the admission and financial aid department at the University of Dayton and how she enjoys guiding...

       Watch Video
Architect Sports Planner

Architect Sports Planner

An associate principal of an architectural firm that designs stadiums and athletic facilities talks about his love of drawing from a young age and how he thinks "outside the box" to make...

       Watch Video
Civil Engineer

Civil Engineer

Learn how a civil engineer’s farm life and summer construction jobs led him to his college major. Hear how college, internships and a desire to work outdoors molded his specialized career path...

       Watch Video
Food Scientist - Quality Assurance Manager

Food Scientist - Quality Assurance Manager

Open your eyes to the world of food safety with a food scientist in an ice cream factory. Learn how high school is the time to begin preparing for a rewarding career that keeps our food factories...

       Watch Video
Global Brand Manager

Global Brand Manager

A global brand manager with a curiosity about other cultures and dual degrees in business and Chinese studies talks about the career path that led her to Procter & Gamble.

       Watch Video
High School Art Teacher

High School Art Teacher

An art teacher at a STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) school discusses her job and her passion for engaging her students' creativity.

       Watch Video
HVAC Lab Technician

HVAC Lab Technician

A lab technician at a leading climate technology company explains that good troubleshooting skills are essential to working in the HVAC field, and how his day-to-day work testing compressors...

       Watch Video
Lean Manufacturing Manager

Lean Manufacturing Manager

Watch a young manager as he describes his role at a major US company and explains how his large family, rural upbringing, engineering education, and college internships all paved his way...

       Watch Video
Marketing & PR Director

Marketing & PR Director

A public relations, or PR, professional with a passion for affordable family entertainment explains how a marketing class he took in college led to a rewarding career with the Cincinnati Cyclones...

       Watch Video
Marketing Specialist

Marketing Specialist

Meet a marketing specialist at a major retailer, Macy’s, and hear him explain how he successfully uses his social media skills to recruit top employees and help promote the company’s brand nationwide.

       Watch Video
Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Meet three mechanical engineers who are designing the next generation of jet engines at a major US company. They explain how their curiosity about how things work led them to advanced engineering...

       Watch Video
Multilingual Immersion Studies

Multilingual Immersion Studies

Two teachers at a multilingual immersion studies middle school talk about how they prepared for their careers and candidly share the challenges and rewards they have experienced in the classroom.

       Watch Video
Operations Strategic Planner

Operations Strategic Planner

A strategic planner with an engineering background at a leading climate technology company describes how earning an MBA allowed her to bridge from the technical to the business side of the company...

       Watch Video
Pharmacist

Pharmacist

Learn from a young pharmacist what a pharmacy career is all about. Hear how he matched his personality to his career path, sought higher education, and, today, values his profession...

       Watch Video
Promotional Events Coordinator

Promotional Events Coordinator

A promotional events coordinator for the Cincinnati Reds talks about his work and how four years of accelerated Spanish classes in high school as well as his father's support set him apart...

       Watch Video
Prosthetist

Prosthetist

Hear a lower-limb prosthetist describe how a trip abroad put him on his career path and how emerging 3D printing technology allows him to improve the quality of life for more of his patients.

       Watch Video
Public Relations Specialist

Public Relations Specialist

Walk alongside a communications professional and learn how she discovered her exciting career through her favorite college courses and internships, and how she enjoys helping clients...

       Watch Video
Respiratory Care Therapist

Respiratory Care Therapist

Watch as a registered therapist shares how her training and two-year degree have given her the chance to play a pivotal role in any hospital.

       Watch Video
Restaurant Entrepreneur

Restaurant Entrepreneur

Three entrepreneurs tell how they pooled their college education and individual talents to create a successful chain of "fast casual" sushi restaurants.

       Watch Video
Senior Trends Analyst

Senior Trends Analyst

A senior trends analyst explains how her passion for design, combined with her high school and college coursework and internships, helped her to establish a rewarding career...

       Watch Video
Software Developer

Software Developer

Watch how a software developer with a love of math, science, and the creative process led him to pursue a career in information systems.

       Watch Video
Special Education Teachers

Special Education Teachers

Go inside the classrooms of two intervention specialists with two different roles in special education. Watch and see how intervention specialists help all kids learn...

       Watch Video
Technical Writer

Technical Writer

Listen to a technical writer describe how his background as a diesel engine technician evolved into his current job as a writer and project manager for a product support documentation company.

       Watch Video
Web Developer

Web Developer

Watch three web developers explain how teamwork and a creative mindset are the building blocks of their trade in making computer code efficient and their websites intuitive and user-friendly.

       Watch Video
Career Connections Check out more videos from PBS LearningMedia