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Chad Shelton
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  • Hot Springs, NC
  • United States
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How did you succeed?

Hi there everyone! Thanks to your input and also the input of my peers back home, last year I decided to follow my dream to make a career in the outdoor industry. After graduating college I moved to…Continue

Tags: finances, succeed, winter, outside

Started Mar 4, 2015

Experience vs. Education
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Hi everybody! Hope everyone has enjoyed their summers, but now as winter creeps into North Carolina all I can think about is snowboarding! I feel like this is a place full of awesome people who have…Continue

Tags: help, feedback, colorado, shop, winter

Started this discussion. Last reply by Diana Matthews Apr 16.


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Diana Matthews replied to Chad Shelton's discussion Experience vs. Education
"Well, I suppose this theme would be actual for a long long time so I would like to join the discussion) MBA is more important in any way, and let me explain to you why I think so. If you want to cooperate with the individuals "who play a part…"
Apr 16

Profile Information

Hot Springs, NC
Where have you lived and worked?
I've lived in Hot Springs and Boone, both in North Carolina. I've worked at the Hot Springs Resort and Spa, Beech Mountain Day Camp, and at Sugar Mountain Ski Resort. I have also spent time as a beer distributor for Empire Distribution.
About Me:
I have lived in Western North Carolina all my life and love the mountains. I graduated from Appalachian State with a degree in psychology and was accepted into the MBA program here. An opportunity arose to move to Colorado in June 2013, and I have determined that moving out West and gaining further experience in winter sports is a better decision than an education towards a corporate goal.
Last Seasonal Job:
Ski/Snowboarding Instructor
Favorite Seasonal Job:
Snowboard Instructor
Dream Job:
Certified level 3 snowboard instructor

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