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What Every College Student Needs in a New Place

When you move into a new place at school, you have to bring in things that are going to make your time in college easier. This list is filled with items typically found in apartments, but should also contain items you never thought you would need in your new apartment. Fill up your apartment the […]

Pros and Cons of Allowing Students to Use Mobile Devices in Class

There has been a debate about allowing students to use mobile devices in class for several years now. Some professors are embracing the technology while others are strictly forbidding it in classrooms. There is no clear answer to this question yet. Allowing mobile devices in class currently has several advantages and disadvantages. Pro: Access to […]

Tips For Taking a Break

Come on, you can’t work all the time. Americans are known for their workaholic tendencies, so every once in a while it’s important to remember to take a vacation and make time for yourself. With mounting pressures to get ahead in the workforce, it’s easy to understand why people are working so much. It’s not […]

5 Careers To Consider in the HVAC Field

Qualified HVAC technicians are some of the most highly sought after workers in today’s job market. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the job outlook is expected to grow at a faster than average pace, 21% between 2012-2022 with median salaries around $43,640 annually. As a result more programs are opening up in accredited […]

Stepping out into the jobs market – what’s your first step?

If you’re looking for your first job and feeling overwhelmed, it’s important to remember that you are most definitely not alone. More people are graduating from college now than ever before, increasing competition. At the same time, recent global economic changes over the past decade have redistributed jobs and weakened economies, making it more difficult […]

Information Security Threats: Creating Challenges & Opportunities

Information security professionals continue to face a growing number of threats. For every well-publicized security breach we hear about, there are dozens of others quietly occurring around the world. Reasons for increasing threat levels are many: Cybercrime is lucrative. Organized crime rings work 24/7 to infiltrate systems, steal data, and sell it on the black […]