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Planning for a Career in Healthcare (Without Becoming a Doctor)

The healthcare industry is growing rapidly. Baby boomers are reaching retirement age and requiring more care as they get older, and millennials comprise the largest generation to date. As boomers retire and leave gaps in the medical workforce, the job openings aren’t being filled at a fast enough rate to account for all the care […]

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What to do After College: 6 Careers to Consider in 2018

It’s easy to get lost in the bubble that is college. To many, it seems like another world, one far from the reality of impending adulthood, where you have to think about rent, mortgages, building a family and, of course, your career. In our safe haven of lectures and seminars, where at worst you get […]

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3 Reasons to Start a Monetized College Blog

Since the growth period of blogs in the early 2000’s, blogging has taken the Internet (and arguably the world) by storm. More than just a fun hobby, blogging has now entered the mainstream and become a viable business opportunity that makes people real money. Self-made blogging gurus have shown the world that you don’t have […]

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5 Common Traits of Successful MBA Students

An MBA (Master’s of Business Administration) degree focuses on various topics related to business in the hopes of applying these to management in a scientific or strategic way. Following graduation, students of this degree are put on the path to jobs in finance, marketing, management, and various other career opportunities in business. But the business […]

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Effective Ways to Advance Your Nursing Career

If you are a registered nurse and want to advance your career as much as possible, it is important to know what some of your options are. There are plenty of different ways to get on the path to making more money while doing exactly what you love every single day. The more experienced you […]

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The Value of an Online Health Administration Degree

Individuals that enjoy budgeting and working with people should seriously consider a career in health administration. This growing field offers career challenges and a lucrative salary. Since online programs are still becoming more prevalent, many wonder if the value of an online health administration degree is comparable to a degree gained from a traditional physical […]

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International Students: How to Survive the Between-Year Stress

International students (and those whose parent’s live hours upon hours away from their university) typically have a dilemma between school years. Unless you’ve lived a relatively minimal lifestyle and can pack your entire room away into a suitcase, you now have a lot of possessions, belongings, and equipment that you frankly have no idea what […]