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What Is Forensic Nursing?

Posted January 16, 2018 | By Tricia Hussung

For victims of violence and abuse, receiving treatment from a trained medical professional is vital during times of trauma. Forensic nurses are a critical resource at the intersection of health care and the criminal justice system. According to the International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN), forensic nurses “collect evidence and give testimony that can be used in a court of law to apprehend or prosecute perpetrators who commit violent and abusive acts.”

Of course, forensic nurses provide high-quality care to their patients, but they also work closely with police or lawyers to ensure justice is served.… Read More

The Best Jobs for Introverts

Posted January 5, 2018 | By Tricia Hussung

Did you know that 16 percent to 50 percent of the population consists of introverts? According to Psychology Today, these individuals gain energy from alone time rather than social interaction. They may get overwhelmed in large group situations and prefer to complete one task at a time, observing situations before getting involved.… Read More

What Will Your Human Resources Salary Be?

Posted December 11, 2017 | By Tricia Hussung

When deciding to pursue a specific career path, the nuances of compensation are one of the most important aspects to consider. As is the case for most fields, salary for human resources professionals can vary widely depending on job title, years of experience, education and more.… Read More

Your Guide to Crafting a Creative Resume

Posted November 28, 2017 | By Tricia Hussung

While there are standard elements that should be included on any resume regardless of industry, those in creative fields need to cater their resumes to provide employers with an understanding of their skill level and ability. Many creative positions require resumes that include elements beyond the standard work history and education.… Read More

5 Biggest Mergers of All Time

Posted November 13, 2017 | By Tricia Hussung

Many business professionals will experience a merger during the course of their careers. In fact, mergers and acquisitions are common business practices, particularly in industries like health care, technology, finance and retail. With the rapid pace of innovation in the modern business world, it’s important to understand why — and how — mergers and acquisitions happen.… Read More

Confused About Financial Aid?

Posted November 8, 2017 | By csponline

Understanding Your Financial Aid Options

Education is an investment, and understanding your financial aid options is an important step in funding additional study. But the process can seem overwhelming. Here’s a checklist to help you get started!

  • First, fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine your Expected Family Contribution, or EFC.
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Why You Should Earn a Bachelor’s Degree

Posted November 8, 2017 | By csponline

Do You Know the Value of a Bachelor’s Degree?

Did you know that college graduates earn significantly more than those with high school diplomas? According to the Department of Education, adults with bachelor’s degrees took home almost $20,000 more than high school graduates in 2014.… Read More

Time Management Tips for Students

Posted November 8, 2017 | By csponline

3 Time Management Tips That Work

As a community college student you’re probably balancing coursework with other commitments, from work to home life. Life can get hectic, but there are steps you can take to make the most of your study time.… Read More

App vs Website: What Is Best for Your Business?

Posted October 18, 2017 | By Brian Neese

Whether you operate your own business or you’re in charge of a company, developing an effective strategy to reach customers is essential. The app vs website conversation brings up an important question: Would an app or a website be the best way to market to your customers and establish brand loyalty?… Read More

Do I Have What It Takes to Be a Nurse?

Posted October 4, 2017 | By Tricia Hussung

Nursing is one of the most rewarding and fulfilling careers out there for those who are interested in pursuing work in the health care field. Nurses have the training and unique skill sets to be able to deliver high-quality care to a wide variety of patients, while making a direct difference in their clinical outcomes.… Read More

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