Almost 20 million students are attending a college or university today. Of these, almost 8 million students are over the age of 25. Going to college is possible for millions of adults, including you. As an adult, going back to … Continue reading Going Back to School: A Guide to Finishing What You’ve Started
An accelerated BSN program has a lot of appeal to many prospective nurses. This type of program enables you to earn your Bachelor’s in Nursing (BSN) on a fast-track timeline, and become eligible to gain licensure as a Registered Nurse. … Continue reading What are the ABSN Requirements?
Learn about the current state of public health in America, and what the future of public health holds. Suddenly, in March 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic turned the spotlight on public health. The way that the United States managed people affected … Continue reading The Future of Public Health, and Where You Might Fit In (2022 Guide)
The healthcare industry continues to be the United States’ largest employer, with more than 22 million professionals working within the field. Healthcare is also the fastest-growing industry in the United States, in terms of employment growth. Specifically, between 2020 and … Continue reading Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Job Outlook
The COVID-19 pandemic and recent state of healthcare has underlined the need for advanced medical professionals, more than ever before. In fact, in 2020, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the healthcare industry will add more new jobs … Continue reading APRN and Nurse Practitioner Job Outlook
At one time or another, many college students ask themselves, “Should I transfer schools?” In fact, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) found that, in the fall of 2020, the number of undergraduates enrolled as transfer-in students was over … Continue reading The Top 5 Reasons to Transfer Colleges
The manufacturing industry continues to boom, and with it, there is an increased demand for welders. In fact, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) expects the employment of welders to grow significantly over the next decade, adding an average … Continue reading How to Learn to Weld Without On-the-Job Training
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) technology has changed manufacturing as we know it. CNC machines have enabled manufacturers to create materials faster and more efficiently than ever, allowing for less waste, greater precision, and more customization during the manufacturing process. Due … Continue reading What Does a CNC Machine Operator Do?
Have you ever dreamed of owning your own business? Or maybe you’ve seen yourself climbing the corporate ladder and, in turn, getting that cool corner office with a view. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and a drive to succeed, … Continue reading ‘I Want to Major in Business, But…’ Common Student Concerns
The healthcare industry is growing perpetually. If you are looking to make a difference in the lives of others, and secure a job where you can grow, the nursing profession is a great field to pursue. Nursing is a rewarding, … Continue reading Why Become a Nurse? A 2022 Perspective
by Robin Young-Cournoyer, Associate Professor, Goodwin University The Society of Nurse Scientists Innovators Entrepreneurs & Leaders (SONSIEL) is a grassroots organization that promotes nursing innovation. President Rebecca Love and the very dedicated volunteer board are the key stakeholders enabling nurses … Continue reading What is a Nursing Hackathon?
Life is so much more than what you do to make money. This is the notion Generation Z, also known as Gen Z, is selling to the working world. They are graduating high school and college and hitting the corporate ground running. … Continue reading How to Meet the Needs of Gen Z in the Workplace
Nursing is a wonderful choice for those who want to make a difference in people’s lives, as well as enjoy job security and upward mobility in their career. There are many different master’s degrees in Nursing that can lead to … Continue reading Different Types of Master’s Degrees in Nursing You Can Pursue
Awesome things are made in Connecticut. From aircraft engines and submarines to buttons and baked goods, manufacturing in Connecticut is thriving! Manufacturing industry technology is getting leaner and it’s getting greener. Modern production techniques create considerably less waste. Products can … Continue reading Salary Information for CNC Machinists
Earning your Master’s in Education (M.Ed.) is a great way to expand your professional horizons, grow your knowledge, and increase your salary potential. The U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics states that those holding an M.Ed. can expect up to 44 … Continue reading What are the Requirements for a Master’s in Education?
When many people think of manufacturing, they think of the old days of dangerous machinery and dark factory settings. They may think that manufacturing is not a stable career choice or, at least, not one where you can advance in … Continue reading Manufacturing Salary Potential in Connecticut and Nationwide
by Kyle Zachary, MSOL, Continuing Education Instructor, Goodwin University When I was 19, I owned a ’73 VW Beetle. It was orange and primer grey, and I relied on it to get me around. It almost never let me down, … Continue reading Projected Tolerance Zones in GD&T: A Hard Lesson Learned
Working in the nursing field allows you the unique opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others. Whether you choose to work in a hospital or laboratory, pediatrics office or nursing home, a nursing career is always rewarding, … Continue reading Second Degree Nursing Programs: What You Should Know