Continuing Education: Job prospects with a Master’s in Education

Comedian Woody Allen said in his movie Annie Hall, “Those who can’t do, teach, and those who can’t teach, teach gym.” His character, Alvy, then noted that those who couldn’t do either were teachers at his school. In truth, becoming an educator is no easy task. It’s not for the lazy, with planning curriculums and … Continue reading “Continuing Education: Job prospects with a Master’s in Education”

Biomedical, Biomechanical, Biotech: What’s the Difference, and Which is Right for You?

The field of engineering is wide ranging and encompasses many subspecialties. In fact, it’s become so diverse that simply calling someone an “engineer” is usually a major oversimplification.  They could be a structural engineer, chemical engineer, train engineer (okay, maybe that last one isn’t quite the same thing). The point is, when you think about … Continue reading “Biomedical, Biomechanical, Biotech: What’s the Difference, and Which is Right for You?”

So You Want To Be An Event Planner?

These days, many people have realized that the field of event planning is an exciting career sector to pursue. If this is the case for you, now is the time to gain more information about what steps you’ll need to take in order to enter this field and thrive within it. You can use some … Continue reading “So You Want To Be An Event Planner?”

5 Ways to Boost Your Productivity in the Workplace

For companies, employee productivity should be a priority all year round. We usually hear about one-time strategies that employers implement during the holiday season to keep employees motivated but in reality, the idea is not good enough to prevent long-term seasonal distractions. Be it customer satisfaction, handling large business endowments or driving key company metrics, … Continue reading “5 Ways to Boost Your Productivity in the Workplace”

5 Careers You Can Get With a Master’s in Financial Economics

A Master’s in financial economics is a degree fit for some of the fastest growing careers. The program prepares students for jobs in finance, banking and asset management. Graduates are skilled in various areas of economics, such as investment banking, economic forecasting, financial markets and financial management. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment … Continue reading “5 Careers You Can Get With a Master’s in Financial Economics”

Growth in the Healthcare Industry Providing Nurses More Options

The new year has dawned and you are looking ahead to the future. What does your career in healthcare hold? What room is there for advancement or change? Let’s take a look at nursing and career options. As early as 2012, a nurse shortage was predicted. About 1 million new nurse positions will be open … Continue reading “Growth in the Healthcare Industry Providing Nurses More Options”

What Does An Engineering Manager Do

More likely than not, you got into engineering for the opportunity to build things – Computer software, bridges, spaceships, medical equipment . Engineers get the rare professional opportunity to see their creations come to life before their eyes. Unlike other careers, engineering applies math and logic to produce something the world desperately needs. Why would … Continue reading “What Does An Engineering Manager Do”

Fastest Growing Jobs: UK vs. USA

The job market around the world is growing and specialization in certain fields has become increasingly evident. Developed countries may, at first, seem to be specializing in many of the same fields. Upon closer inspection, these countries actually have many differences to be proud of. Here, we will be exploring just a few of the … Continue reading “Fastest Growing Jobs: UK vs. USA”

Are You Ready for a Career On The Road?

For many people, the ability to work while out of the office is a privilege and something of a dream. But for truck drivers, it’s a reality. You get to spend your time on the open road, exploring the countryside and traveling far and wide. As a trucker, you’ll drive to new places. And often … Continue reading “Are You Ready for a Career On The Road?”

Things You Didn’t Know About Becoming an Aircraft Mechanic

The aviation industry is now vast. Each year, millions of people travel by aircraft. And as a result, huge pressure is put on the vehicles themselves. That means that there are now more opportunities than ever before for people wanting to work on them. With that said, the field is a complicated area. In other … Continue reading “Things You Didn’t Know About Becoming an Aircraft Mechanic”