Log of what of Randy Quijije has learned at Techie Youth

Fri. Aug. 12, 2022

Remote career roles

Today I learn about remote career roles in the music industry. Jobs such as music producer, disc jockey, selling beats online, or film composing. These jobs can be easy but sometimes can be tough. If we talk about salaries, these could be competitive but most of the time it depends on how well you are successful with what you are doing. To be able to do these jobs, there is no degree required but for a music producer, you need a Bachelor’s degree in music production. But for these other jobs, you just need experience and be good with what you do. In the music industry, there is money but you really have to work hard and sacrifice many things such as spending time with your family but is rewarding. In this industry, you will meet new people that will teach you new things or them learning from you which can improve your job.

Thu. Aug. 11, 2022

Learning about technical writer

Today I learn what and how to become a technical writer. A technical writer is someone who can speak about technical or specialized topics such as computer applications, medical procedures, or environmental regulations. But technical writing can also communicate by using technology such as web pages, help files, or social media sites. This person can also provide instructions on how to do something in fixing technical issues. Planning a document is one of the first steps you need to take when you become a technical writer but this has limited literary creativity because it has to be detailed descriptions and instructions for technical purposes.

Wed. Aug. 10, 2022

Blogs and the most successful

Today I learn about what is a blog and the different types of blogs and which ones are the most successful. A blog is written content on a website. A personal Blog is one of them which doesn’t focus on a specific topic or audience, this is where bloggers write about what interests them such as hobbies, beliefs, daily life, politics, sports, and others. This attracts the types of people that share the same interests. Another one that is popular is the Personal Brand Blog which focuses on the blogger as the brand. They talk about what they like the most about that brand. There are others that are popular but in all of them you can learn and you can entertain yourself.

Tue. Aug. 9, 2022

Learning about copywriting

Today I learned about copywriting and how it is involved with creative writing. Copywriting is used when you are marketing a product or service for a company, so they make a short advertisement story, mass emails, or other forms of raising brand awareness. Some of the pros are that it helps entrepreneurs and visionaries share their stories, businesses, and brand in a big way online through engaging written content and authentic marketing practices. The salaries are also a pro, they vary depending on the area where your focus is.

Fri. Aug. 5, 2022

Learning about Magazines and Journals

Today I learn some of the differences between magazines and journals. The purpose of a magazine is to inform or entertain the audience but a journal is only for academic or scientific research for the audience to read. One thing to always look at is the references. A journal is more reliable than a magazine because the sources are cited and this is important because you want to know where the information comes from and from who. To get into the world of writing in a magazine, there are some things that you have to learn and differences in types of magazine articles such as character profiles, commentary, criticism, humor, fiction, or Longford investigative pieces. Learning about these things can make your job a lot easier because you will get the job done.

Thu. Aug. 4, 2022

Learning about employments in product manager

Today I learned about employment as a product manager. This job s consider a high-paying field where salaries go from 110k and up. In this position, you can work from home or in an office setting but people who had previous experience tells that working from home raises some challenges. Finding job as a product manager can be tough but Glassdoor or Indeed can make the process more better.

Wed. Aug. 3, 2022

Learning about product manager

Today I learn about product managers. A product manager is a person who is in charge of the practice of strategically driving the development, market launch, and continual support and improvement of a company’s products. A product manager job is tough because you are the solution to the problems that the company you work for, can face. This job requires you to be innovative and open-minded since technology and the market is expanding and introducing new items and technology. Being a product manager means always looking for opportunities for growth that would benefit you and the company you work with.

Tue. Aug. 2, 2022

Google's trends

Today I learn about how to become number 0 in google’s trends. Being on the top means that your business is running well and you are what people are looking for. Optimizing your google search can improve the results of what you looking for. Learning what people look for on google, can improve an entrepreneur's sales, and also you can partner up with people on the same page as you. Blogging also helps prospective customers to feel more connected with you since they will have a better understanding of what your page is about and also this would generate traffic to your website.

Mon. Aug. 1, 2022

Learning about Niche

Today I learned about some of the benefits of a niche. Those benefits are less competition, improved SEO, better customer loyalty, or lower marketing expenses. These benefits help e-commerce to thrive, the market is vast and competition doesn’t stop, learning about different strategies is important in this case. Google Trends has helped the niche to expand because what people like or care about is being recorded. This information has been helpful for the eCommerce area because the market knows the needs of people. A niche may focus on a specific theme or topic but this helps narrow ideas since the market is big.

Fri. Jul. 29, 2022

Front End Web Developer

Today I learn about Front End Developer. I learn that the salary average is more than 100K annually but it depends on where you live. This job is not easy, there is a lot that comes with it. You have to learn fundamentals and be almost an expert in coding. Some resources from where to learn this is MDN documentation, HTML/CSS, and other reliable resources. I also learn that we should be careful with YouTube and avoid watching crashcourse videos if you are a beginner. To be a pro in front end web developer you have to practice and keep practicing until you got it but never feel that you are the best because there is always something new to learn.

Thu. Jul. 28, 2022

Stories to Persuade

Today I learn about persuading your donors. When raising funds for charity you need a strategy as story-telling. This method has been one of the most successful methods of all time which brings a lot of money to organizations of all causes. In this unit, there was an article about “Using Stories to Persuade” where I learn that the more tragic the story, the more probability that they gonna donate money or bring people’s attention. In this article, they show different stories that important figures have told to the public as representative Keith Ellison who told the story about a 9/11. I learn that knowing the message clearly is important because people will understand and it will open their emotional side.

Wed. Jul. 27, 2022

The process of recruiting people

Today I learn about the process of recruiting people for employment. As a recruiter, your main focus is to hire the best because talent acquisition matters when it comes to success for the company you work for. Some company focus in individual with higher education. But this has change and with Covid-19, those changes are more visible than ever. When companies hire, they are focusing on experience and skills that an individual posses. Even though a recruiter may use a resume, cover letter, online identity, and phone interview to judge that person, most of the time this doesn’t demonstrate the capability that a person can have when performing their job.

Tue. Jul. 26, 2022

Learning about fundamentals of being a recruiter

Today I learn about the fundamentals of being a recruiter and how is easy if you put in the work. Being a recruiter means a lot because you are in charge of the team of that company that is gonna thrive. Learning how to write a job description is important because people would be able to to have a better sense of what the job is about and what is expected from them. Another important thing is learn how to qualified candidates and how break the process and choose form your best candidates.

Mon. Jul. 25, 2022

Learning about WordPress

Today I learn about Wordpress and how you can take advantage of it if you ever need a content management system for free. This websites offers different themes and other tools for you can create your content page with your own design and preferences. This website needs from you to learn how to code but is broken into different steps to make easy for you. This website uses different programs that can make your content page really cool and plus is free, who doesn't like free things. If you are starting or if you have a small business this could be great for you.

Fri. Jul. 22, 2022

Learning about Zoom Meeting

Today I learn some shortcuts for Zoom, muting everyone with Alt+M if you don’t have the window open. Initiating with the video off when joining a meeting is also important because privacy matters, we are not always conscience that the camera is on and we could be doing something else. I also learned how to make a Zoom Meeting and how the extensions are helpful. Sharing and pause option was interesting g to learn, this can be applied during a presentation. Something that I didn’t know was about there are many options for annotating where you can use a highlighter, pen oil marker. Zoom because an important app during the pandemic, we discovered that we can perform the same job whether you are home or not.

Thu. Jul. 21, 2022

Productivity Apps

Today I learned about productivity apps such as Google Sheets, Google docs, and google slides. My favorite one to know about is Google docs because it is easy to use compared to Microsoft and it allows many users to share and collaborate ideas, edits and suggestions in real-time. Google docs have many tools that you can take advantage of but also Google planning also works effectively and a person who has a busy agenda can take advantage of it to keep themselves organized with their day and planning for another one. Learning about Gmail and how can you make labels to keep them organized and clear was helpful because I used this app every day for school and work.

Wed. Jul. 20, 2022

Virtual assistant jobs

Today I learned about virtual assistants and how there are different jobs that you can do and work from home. Today I was reading about booking travel because one of your duties is to look for flights and a place where to stay for your employer. Finding the best deal and making sure it has all the commodities your employer is asking for should be your priority. There are many websites that offer you options that are suitable for what you looking for but reading guidelines should be also your priority because you don't wanna be surprised by something you didn't know and don't wanna get your boss upset.

Tue. Jul. 19, 2022

Learning about Business Model

Today I learned about Business Model which is a company's plan to sell a product or a service. This is helpful for a business because they help new, developing companies attract investment, recruit talent, and motivate management and staff. This is important for a business to have because it helps them keep updated with their customers and their own company. there are many other advantages of having a business model for your business but the most important is that it will help your company develop to another level.

Mon. Jul. 18, 2022

Learning about AI

Artificial Intelligence is the practice of computer recognition, reasoning, and action. A device that has a computer inside of them as a phone or laptop has AI where algorithms take place. This makes human life easy because it tells them what to do next. Having a job in the world of AI is great because you get to learn new things and plus you show your skills of what you know. Being an expert in AI is an advantage because you get to work where you are, there are many remote jobs that you can choose from with great pay and benefits. Also, you get to improve technology or create new tools. Technology over the years has improved significantly but with AI it has improved more than ever because now we can even make robots act as one more of us or tell Alexa to make that phone call.

Fri. Jul. 15, 2022

Learning about monetize in Facebook

Today I learned about how people can make an income using Facebook. There are tools that can make this easy as the Facebook Business Manager where you can set up your blog. Learning about Facebook ads is a great way you getting income and also you have the chance to learn about companies that work with Facebook. One of the requirements of Facebook is that you have to be 18 to get monetized on Facebook but there are also other requirements that people should learn.

Thu. Jul. 14, 2022

Insight about Facebook ads

Learning about Facebook ads was interesting because there is so much insight that you could learn about if you ever want to sell digital products. There are many useful tools that can make the process easy. But there are steps that you have to complete before putting your product online. I also learned how a Facebook Business page works and I got the chance to see it from the end of someone who is promoting a product that is not as complicated as I thought. Also, there are many ways that you can make money from Facebook which is an advantage.

Wed. Jul. 13, 2022

Copyright, trademark rights and patents

Copyright, trademark rights, and patents were useful to learn because I can use them in my side job of photography. Learning about how someone can take legal action against an organization, company, or individuals who use your work without your authorization. Also, I learn the difference between trademark rights and patents which made it more clear for me to differentiate which logos, phrases, photos, or designs belong in which category. Copyright is something serious that some people are not aware of it and it can hurt economically to that person or organization.

Tue. Jul. 12, 2022

Trading Intangibles

Today I learned about trading intangibles and how domains work. I found this helpful because you can do a lot with domain names and be creative. This is fun because you can get paid while you are doing something fun. Creating domain names sounds fun because there are many options for industries that you can learn about. Working for companies is fun because most of them are open to hearing new strategies.

Wed. Jul. 6, 2022

Trading cryptocurrency and stocks

Today I learned at Techie Youth about trading cryptocurrency and stocks. I also learned how the cryptocurrency is more accessible than the stocks world. From the facts that I learned I could say that putting your money into stocks is a safe way of investment because there are regulations that could prevent scams, or fraud. Bitcoin also plays a major role in the cryptocurrency which is the most-well known coin.