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How to Start Your Own Business While at College

Some of the most successful companies now existing today were started by people while they were still in college. You might think that there wouldn’t be enough time, but it can be the most creative time of your younger years. It is also the best time because you have time away from your studies to […]

How Your Military Experience Gives You an Advantage in College

It’s common for members of the military services to struggle a little bit once they decide to rejoin civilian life. While this kind of hesitation is only natural after years spent in a highly-structured environment, there are actually many advantages veteran status confers upon prospective college students. Military experience not only looks great on a […]

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Completing Your MSN

If you are already a registered nurse (RN), then it is highly likely that you are looking forward to completing your Master’s in Nursing Science sometime in the future. While an RN to MSN is without a doubt the right move for advancing the career of any practicing nurse, it is important that you understand […]

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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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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 […]