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Education Requirements for Prospective Plumbers

Becoming a plumber can be a lucrative career choice, and those who are interested in this profession will need to enroll in some specialty courses and apprenticeship programs. Having the proper training under your belt could substantially increase your pay in the coming years and help you land an ideal job with a great company. […]

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So, You Want to Be a Police Officer?

According to official national data, there are currently more than nine hundred thousand individuals working as police officers in the U.S. But, even with so many officers on the job, many police departments across the United States report having trouble filling their ranks and keeping officers on the job. This is down to one simple […]

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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 […]