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Nurses Impacting the World Through Compassion and Commitment

While nursing has existed for centuries, Ellen Dougherty is credited with being the world’s first RN. A commitment to the wellbeing of a hospital inspired her at an early stage to promote the needs of the institution through sewing bees that led to making sheets and other...
Posted On 08 Apr 2013

How much does it cost to power your home?

A recent report from the Energy Saving Trust has recently shed some light on how much it will be costing you to run the household appliances in your home. Did you know that on average a household will be spending more than £716 ($1159) to run just the basic items in your home...
Posted On 26 Feb 2013

How Businesses Make Use of Cheap Social Media Influence

Your favorite brand may be exceptional for style, flavor or design. However, today’s question might be whether or not your favorite brand is socially active online. The use of social media in promoting products and companies has become extremely popular. Some companies have...
Posted On 25 Feb 2013

Student Debt Is Killing the Chances of America’s Youth

It has generally been agreed that going to college ensures students that they will get better-paying jobs that will more than make up for what their education cost them. However, these figures are being called into question as more and more college graduates find themselves...
Posted On 18 Feb 2013

Books Every Teacher Needs – 50 Great Books For Teachers

Students aren’t the only ones who should be reading throughout the school year. Teachers should be reading as well, finding new methods, new techniques, and new opportunities to enrich young minds. There are many books available that are geared towards educators and the...
Posted On 16 Feb 2013

High Demand Industries: Get Informed!

Maybe you’re about to graduate or considering going back to school. A college degree can have a big impact on your earning potential and chance of success, but not just any degree. The fact is that certain types of degrees will result in more employment opportunities as...
Posted On 15 Feb 2013

How to Take Control of your Money

If you are the subject of an IRS wage levy, you know how crushing it can be. However, even if the IRS has started taking your money it’s not too late to get help from an accountant. It’s also not too late to talk to your bank and find out about any other IRS bank...
Posted On 22 Jan 2013

Top 5 Scholarships for Grad Students

With the undergraduate years behind them, men and women who are thinking of heading back to school to earn a graduate degree will want to scour the online landscape looking for grant money. Many scholarships, in fact, are reserved specifically for graduate students. With a little...
Posted On 09 Jan 2013

The Many Career Paths for Criminal Justice Majors

Getting a degree can be one of the biggest financial investments you make in your life – and the cost is rising every year. Most students go to college for one simple reason – to make more money in their chosen field. In today’s economy, the surest path to...
Posted On 06 Nov 2012

Recession Proof Jobs – Federal Government Jobs

Of all the recession proof jobs, the federal government comes to mind first and foremost as a safe haven for those wishing to stay employed through uncertain economic times. Most government operations, especially the federal government, usually don’t see a recession like the...
Posted On 30 Sep 2012

Recession Proof Jobs – What do They Look Like?

Let’s face it. You’ll not find recession proof jobs advertised as such in the local paper. Nevertheless, I think we can sort out some of the characteristics of such jobs at least from a general perspective. If there’s one thing we can count on from history, it’s that it...
Posted On 13 Aug 2012

How To Stand Out and Be A Success in Your Life After 25

Giving yourself the competitive edge gives you the opportunity to stand out; having that extra skill, extra bit of knowledge or overall interest and passion in something can make all the difference when you are competing for the same job.   Look at where you want to be, how...
Posted On 17 Jul 2012