Life in the Shell: Five of the Best Jobs for Introverts

Extroverts get all the glory, they are bold, popular and at the forefront of everything… or are they? Just because you prefer to stay out of the limelight doesn’t mean that your contributions are less important. There are a lot of industries and major break-through discoveries that never would have happened if it weren’t for introverts. Not to mention poetry and literature that could only be written by an introvert. Here are five great career paths for introverts.

Ways to Further Your Education While Teaching

As a teacher it is essential that you continue to keep your education current. Most school systems require that you take a certain number of credits or in other ways maintain your education. But like a muscle it is also important that you continue to “exercise” your brain and stay in the habit of learning […]

Can Universities Keep Charging an Arm and a Leg?

The cost of an education at a four-year college or university in the United States has consistently risen at a rate greater than the overall cost of living. In 2013, the total cost increases (including tuition, books, fees, and room and board) were at their lowest level for both public and private schools. Public school […]

What’s the Latest Buzz on Online Medical Education

The advent of the internet and personal computers revolutionized the way we receive information. Modern technology makes it possible to educate and train the next generation of health care providers in a virtual classroom (such as those at CNACertification-Training.com). While online education creates opportunities for many people, especially those unable to pursue an education otherwise, […]

15 Great Healthcare Careers

With the baby boom generation aging there is more and more demand for healthcare professionals and not just in nursing homes either. Todays seniors are more active (and interested in staying that way) but their bodies aren’t necessarily cooperating. Here are 16 Health Care occupations with good prospects to consider. 1) Audiologists – Audiologists diagnose and treat a […]

10 Reasons You Should be Blogging

No experience is necessary to become a blogger. So, if you enjoy writing and have a lot to say – what are you waiting for? It could open up a lot of doors… Here are 10 reasons why you should enter the blogosphere. 1. You can use it as your new CV Your blog can act […]

What Skills are Needed to Become a Plumber?

To become a plumber you may not need any previous experience or academic qualifications, but there will be certain skills you need to demonstrate. Some courses and apprenticeships may require a number of GCSEs, whereas others are open to everyone. Despite the lack of need for formal qualifications, plumbing isn’t for everyone so you need […]

Teaching Assistant: The Next Best Thing to Being a Teacher

Teaching Assistants often lead rewarding careers in education.  People who enjoy being around children and helping them learn find that TA jobs can be enriching experiences.  Such positions are also a great way to determine if working in an academic setting is the right life-long career choice.  While entry-level TAs can become valuable supports for […]

Training and Certifications: A Leg Up in a Tough Market

The job market is tough. Even though the unemployment rates are slowly improving, there are still hundreds of applicants clamoring for every available job opening. Thousands of people who were unemployed one month are still unemployed the next. In such a competitive market, job seekers need to do whatever they can to make themselves stand out […]

What “IT” Skills Pay Most for Undergraduate and Experienced Developers?

The IT field has blossomed over the last few decades, with the UK labour force climbing from a few thousand developers thirty years ago to more than one million today. The skills available for an IT student to learn have also proliferated with the development of new programming, scripting and markup languages, which appears to […]