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  • Bryant & Stratton College Blog Staff

    Is running a bed and breakfast your personal idea of the perfect job? After all, what's not to like? You'll get to meet new people from far-flung places, get paid for cooking, cleaning and laundry and earn income without having to hold down one of those 9 to 5 jobs. If this is something you're thinking about for your future, there are lots of things you'll want to know about how to make your dream job a reality. Here are some tips on starting out in the hospitality business and specifically, how...

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  • Allison Perkins

    Before you choose an IT degree, you need to decide what type of technology you want to grow your career in. If you enjoy working with the physical devices that carry internet into your home and to your computer, networking is the field for you. Network professionals move internet traffic through routers, modems and in and out of internal and external networks through buildings and across cities. The level of degree you pursue will help you move up in the field. At Bryant & Stratton, IT st...

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    If you’re hoping to land a job in digital marketing, it’s important to emphasize the right skills when you interview with potential employers. This industry changes at a rapid pace, so it’s crucial that you demonstrate cutting edge digital marketing skills that are at the very forefront of today’s marketing trends. 1.     Search Engine Marketing Skills Search engine optimization (SEO) is one of the most important digital marketing skills you can h...

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    Choosing a career is a serious decision. After all, you really don't want to find out that your chosen profession isn't a good fit after you've already invested both time and money into acquiring the education and credentials you need to get started. For this reason, if you are leaning towards a career in nursing it's perfectly natural to find yourself asking “Is nursing for me?” Ultimately, only you can answer that question, and the best way to go about doing so is to gain a clear u...

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  • Bryant & Stratton College Blog Staff

    The information technology industry is constantly changing and evolving. While an IT diploma or degree is a powerful foundation for your future career, it's far from the only relevant item that you'll want on your resume. As an entry-level professional, it's crucial that you demonstrate your skills to potential employers. Lacking a long job history in the field, a collection of smart information technology certifications is the best way to highlight your employability. Check out these IT certifi...

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  • Bryant & Stratton College Blog Staff

    In the US, more than eight of every ten people access the internet regularly, according to eMarketer estimates , and 79 percent of them often do so with mobile devices. Nearly 70 percent of internet users regularly use social media, and three out of four consumers state that social media influences their buying decisions. These facts make it clear that digital marketing is vital to connecting with consumers. For this reason, many CEOs are seeking higher education levels in the digital marketin...

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  • Bryant & Stratton College Blog Staff

    If you're wondering how to get ahead in life, you're not alone. This is a common question that has several valuable answers. If you feel like you're lagging behind where you'd like to be, try these strategies for pulling ahead of the pack. Practice Effective Goal-Setting You can't get ahead if you don't know where you're going. Setting clear, actionable goals is the first step to accomplishing any dream, whether you're climbing on the treadmill or climbing Mt. Everest. Grab a notebook and list y...

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  • Bryant & Stratton College Blog Staff

    What kind of person is cut out for a digital marketing career? That's a question that many people ask when they are considering whether or not they want to learn digital marketing. To answer that question, one of the first things you'll want to know is what employers in the field are looking as they make hiring decisions. Is it all about the education, skills, and credentials, or are there other factors that you should be aware of as you evaluate your career potential? There is an emphasis on ha...

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  • Bryant & Stratton College Blog Staff

    Human services is a growing field with a wealth of employment opportunities, yet it’s one that’s often misunderstood. Due to its broad nature and diverse set of opportunities, many people don’t fully understand what human services is. Get to know this field better and you may find your dream job is waiting just over the horizon. What is Human Services? Human services is a field that focuses on meeting human needs by aiding the overall populace. These professionals service the c...

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  • Bryant & Stratton College Blog Staff

    Chances are good that if you're exploring solid options to embark on a first or second career, health informatics is a term you've seen on many lists of up-and-coming employment sectors. Health informatics workers are in very important in today's healthcare industry and demand for them is high – and continues to rise. So what is health informatics and why is it important? About Health Informatics Health informatics is a specialized field within the healthcare industry that combines commun...

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  • Chris Ostrander

    Project management is an essential part of any managerial position. While there are some key skills, such as organization and time management, that are relevant to any project, you'll find that more detailed methodologies can change dramatically from one industry to the next. Understanding which project management methodology is best will help you achieve the highest level of success in your area of business. Project Management Methodology Definition A project management methodology is broadly d...

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  • Chris Ostrander

    Hotel managers are responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of hotels, motels, inns, bed and breakfasts, and other lodging establishments. Their exact duties of these professionals varies to some degree from one organization to another, but the general responsibilities are fairly uniform. Here we've put together some information on those responsibilities for those who may be interested in pursuing a career in hotel management. Hotel Manager Job Description Hotel managers are the peo...

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  • Chris Ostrander

    If rehabilitative medicine is a field you've been looking into as a potential career option, you have likely run across a lot of information that mentions physical therapy and occupational therapy side-by-side. This tends to lend the impression that the two terms are interchangeable – which is a very common misconception. While these two types of therapy are closely related and there are similarities, they are distinctly different disciplines that each play their own vital role in patient ...

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  • Chris Ostrander

    If you are weighing the pros and cons of a nursing career, there are a couple of things you should know about this profession that you can definitely place in your pros column. Firstly, nursing is a very secure career choice, with projected job growth rates much higher than most occupations today. Secondly, secure does not mean boring – nursing is also very versatile, offering a wide variety of job and career opportunities. So just what can you do with a nursing degree? Here we'll outline ...

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  • Bryant & Stratton College Blog Staff

    There are many different types of law. If you're drawn to the legal profession, it's important to understand all the options available to you. Not all court proceedings are dramatic criminal affairs like you might see on television. If you're interested in pursuing a career in law outside the criminal sphere, you may be interested in exploring civil litigation. Careers in civil litigation range from lawyers to paralegals to investigators so there is something for every educational level. Paraleg...

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  • Chris Ostrander

    Medical billing forms are part of standardized billing processes that ensure that medical professionals and institutions are paid for their services. Claims forms are widely considered as the most important of the various forms medical billers will encounter during the billing process, since they function as an invoice, or request for payment, submitted to a patient's designated payer – generally government or private health insurance. Here we'll get into the details of the two main claims...

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  • Chris Ostrander

    People who are interested in pursuing an IT career are often surprised to find that ethics in information technology is an area of study in college-level information technology courses. So why would someone who is studying to be a technology assistant or working towards a networking or security technology degree need to learn ethics? The answer to that question lies in examining the tremendous and growing impact information technology has on virtually all aspects of our lives and society as a wh...

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  • Chris Ostrander

    A career as a security guard can be very rewarding, giving you the opportunity to work hard to protect the safety and security of those in your community. If you're interested in a job in security or law enforcement, it's important to have a good idea of the path ahead of you. This is a competitive field, and the right moves now will help set you up for success in the future. Entry Level Education Most employers require a minimum of a high school education if you want to become a security guard....

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  • Allison Perkins

    IT studies at Bryant & Stratton have been restructured to help students graduate and be hired shortly after. The school’s diploma and associate’s programs were revamped last fall. Students now learn a foundation of computer technology, hardware and operating and information systems, and they can prove it. Each of the IT programs prepares students to sit for a certification, a credential that many employers desire more than a degree. “If you say you have a degree, an empl...

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  • Allison Perkins

    Most industries depend on computers as a critical component of their operations. For job seekers, that means there are a lot of different places you can find work in networking. How well you do, and how much you earn, however, is up to you. Depending on the employer, the job titles and job descriptions for network and computer system administrators can be interchangeable. The basic job titles for the industry, according to www.compnetworking.about.com are: Network Administrator: Responsible ...

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