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.
Jill Schlesinger reports that experts note that creative professionals may be the best candidates to morph their hobbies into careers.
“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.
“Graduates should possess an intuitive knack for the technology being studied,” says Vincent Palochko, Director of Human Resources at Linode.com.
The majority of growth can be found in retail sales, tourism and real estate leasing according to the Federal Reserve Beige Book.
Rich explained his opposition to President Obama being interviewed on YouTube, the latest in the takeover of Atlantic City, and McDonald’s continued financial struggles. He also talked with foreign policy analyst Paul Bonicelli about the death of the King of Saudi Arabia.
Jill Schlesinger reports the first hurdle is to find legitimate, well-paid positions because work-at-home scams abound.
“I always ask my students to really explore their motivations for going into this profession,” says Dr. Evans-Weaver of Widener University.
While a student is in law school they should look for extra-curricular opportunities such as being a member of the Moot Court team or a member of the school’s law journal.
“Today’s educators must recognize and address the ‘life’ needs of their students before beginning to recognize and address their educational needs,” says experienced educator David Bretzius.
Jill Schlesinger reports on a new survey by PayScale which measures the success of college graduates beyond dollars and cents.
“Linux training and experience is a must,” says Jonathan Curry – a community manager and developer evangelist at Linode.
“The best part of my nursing education was the clinical time with instructors, which provided one-on-one interaction with patients,” says Kathy Conallen.
Marc Brownstein, President & CEO of Brownstein Group, Philadelphia’s oldest independent brand communication agency, says “It’s so critical to get as much on the job experience under your belt as possible.”
Jill Schlesinger reports on the list of the hottest jobs in the year ahead.