If you are looking for an exciting, hands-on career in the manufacturing field, you may be considering the role of welder. Welding is a profession that has been around for hundreds of centuries, and it’s not slowing down any time soon. In fact, … Continue reading Welder Training: What to Expect
Working in the healthcare field is often a challenging (yet rewarding) career path. If you have the desire to help others, but you also want a career that offers a great work-life balance, you may be considering the role of medical assistant. Medical assistants enjoy long careers … Continue reading Medical Assisting Difficulty Levels
Completing a college degree, or some level of postsecondary education, has clear benefits. Research shows that college graduates have higher earning potential, lower unemployment rates, greater job satisfaction, and more career longevity than their non-grad counterparts. In addition, college graduates qualify for more job opportunities, … Continue reading Benefits of a Career-Focused Degree Program
It’s easy to skip right to the end and set your sights on titles like “Epidemiologist” and “Biostatistician.” Maybe you’re quick to dream about helping communities improve access to sanitation, or educating others about healthy lifestyle choices, like smoking cessation. No matter your public health goal, you know that a Master’s … Continue reading 7 Questions to Ask Your Future MPH Program
It is no secret that we live in a complicated world. Between the global pandemic we are currently facing, the politics and policies that are constantly changing, and the ever–evolving use of technology in our day-to-day, it’s apparent that our lives, communities, and organizations … Continue reading Why Study Organizational Leadership?
In 2018, Deloitte announced that we’re amidst the Fourth Industrial Revolution. In other words, the notion of digitizing everything has become a reality over the last couple years. Thanks to Artificial Intelligence, robotics, automation, and other advanced technologies, we can now capture data, explore concepts, and … Continue reading What is Mechatronics and Why is it Important?
You may be looking to work in the healthcare field. Perhaps you want a hands-on career that involves helping others. But you may not want to commit to a career that takes over your life. You want to enjoy a great career … Continue reading The 5 Best Work-Life Balance Jobs in Healthcare Today
Online learning has quickly become the norm in the world of higher education. And we’re not just talking about the online classes that the COVID-19 pandemic has forced. Actually, studies show that the number of college students enrolled in online courses has increased each consecutive year since 2002, and at a higher rate … Continue reading Are Online Degrees the Future of Higher Education, Post Coronavirus?
If you have dreamed ever dreamed of a hands-on career in the healthcare field, a career fully dedicated to helping others, you may be perfect for the role of nurse. Nurses are the backbone to the medical field. Hospital patients receive most of their direct care … Continue reading Going to Nursing College as an Adult: What You Need to Know
From textiles, tools, and timepieces to aerospace equipment and beyond, manufacturing in Connecticut has long been an important part of the Nutmeg State’s history. With automated technology and manufacturing advancements on the rise, companies and their employees seek to stay … Continue reading Making Moves in Modern Manufacturing through Apprenticeship Programs
Understanding business is one of the most valuable and versatile skillsets you can have. Business skills are needed in just about every workplace and industry today. Often considered “soft skills,” business skills enable you to understand both consumer and organizational … Continue reading The Most Important Business Skills You Will Learn in School
Manufacturing is evolving. Modern manufacturing companies are adapting advanced systems and equipment that is controlled by computers, which is where CNC machining comes into play. This method – computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining – is reshaping the world of manufacturing as we know it. It continues to sharpen and accelerate … Continue reading CNC Machinist vs. CNC Operator vs. CNC Programmer: What’s the Difference?
Now, more than ever, there are many different options to choose from when looking to pursue an advanced degree in public health. With the increase of online and hybrid (online and in–person) programs around the world, it can be overwhelming to decide where to earn your Master’s in Public … Continue reading How to Choose a Top MPH Program
Ethics are an integral part of healthcare. Nurses, doctors, and anyone working with patients – directly or indirectly – is expected to adhere to certain ethical standards and practices throughout their day-to-day. This ensures that they follow good moral values, and … Continue reading The Nursing Code of Ethics and What it Means for Prospective Nurses
Resilience and Recognizing Those Who Encourage Us in Our Everyday Lives by Dr. Vivienne Friday, EdD, MSN, RN, CNE Program Director, ABSN, Goodwin University I am the first of my family to attend an institution of higher education, earning a … Continue reading Resilience and Recognizing Those Who Encourage Us in Our Everyday Lives
In the current climate, there are many questions surrounding our criminal justice system. Some people have questioned the multiple roles that are played by our officers in blue. Some have defended the badge and others have called for reform and sweeping overhauls to city … Continue reading The Importance of the Criminal Justice System and Today’s Professionals
A Master’s of Science in Organizational Leadership, or MSOL for short, is a master’s degree program geared for individuals who want to grow their careers. Each individual who endeavors to earn an MSOL likely has unique goals in mind. An MSOL could mean building your management skills to … Continue reading What is an MSOL Degree?
Childhood education is one of the most important fields you can choose to pursue, as an aspiring teacher. In fact, leading research shows that children in grades K-12 experience significantly greater learning gains than any older age group. And if the recent outbreak of COVID-19 has taught us … Continue reading How to Become a Childhood Educator in Connecticut