“The master’s in nursing gave me the essential knowledge to begin a higher level of practice with solid clinical expertise,” says Mental Health Nurse Jennifer Klapper.
“I’m looking for three things: poise, process and a point of view,” says Erin Allsman of the Brownstein Group on what she looks for in an employee.
That’s the takeaway from a new report from Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce.
At Doylestown Hospital, Patricia A. Stover provides leadership and direction for the functioning of the various departments of the nursing team, consistent with the hospital’s mission and annual strategic goals.
“I wasn’t trained in the technology field, but I picked it up along the way, and now serve as a business and technology voice within my organization. The ability to learn quickly is key for people in the tech field,” says Christopher Young.
“If you take some risks and follow your passions, your students will notice, and you’ll teach them one of the most important skills of all: determination,” says Sarah Sterling of The Shipley School.
Engineering taught me the fundamentals of problem-solving. Very few tasks daunt me now. Engineering, math, and science gave me a foundation for understanding how to problem solve.
Kevin Mazzucola is serving in his eighteenth year as executive director of the Automobile Dealers Association of Greater Philadelphia.
“My clinical experience from my internship and postdoctoral fellowship built a foundation for my career; as it was in those experiences that I learned how to apply what I learned in class and in textbooks to real life.”
An influential group is offering some big cash, to make it easier for the Philadelphia School District to approve applications for new charter schools.
Bob Kessler, Campus President and Regional Vice President of Universal Technical Institute says “don’t ever underestimate how valuable it is to be able to connect with your students.”
Programming helps train the eye for strict detail and train the mind for strict logic. Logic is extremely necessary to work with computers on a day-to-day basis.
“Increasingly, we’re seeing a trend toward greater professionalism in law enforcement and corrections; so a bachelor’s degree (and in some cases, even a master’s degree) is tremendously helpful for securing a good job in the field,” says Leanne Owen a Professor of Criminal Justice at Neumann University.
Movoto says it used the percentage of high school grads who were employed, the percent who had health insurance, and their median annual income taken from the U.S. Census Five Year American Community Survey (2009-2013) to determine the rankings.
“Drexel’s online RN to B.S.N. program has taught me that there is more to nursing than just being a staff nurse,” says Rebecca Lance, Substitute School Nurse at Flemington-Raritan School District.