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20 Human Resources Terms Every HR Hopeful Should Know

If you’re entering the corporate world, then understanding some of the typical HR lingo may put you further ahead in the game. We put together a list of common human resources terms and concepts that will give you a solid foundation of knowledge.

A Teacher's Guide to Childhood Obesity Prevention in the Classroom

While teachers can't control what happens outside of their classrooms, they can be positive role models and encourage healthy behaviors. We enlisted the help of some professionals for advice on what teachers can do to help turn the tide and set a good example for the students under your care.

8 Perks of Being a Graphic Designer

There are plenty of perks that come with being a graphic designer—both job-related and lifestyle-related. So what’s in store for you if you choose this career path? Read on to learn more about the bonuses that come with the career.

7 Things You Need to Know Before Becoming a Pediatric Nurse

You've always been interested in becoming a pediatric nurse. But it’s important you know what you’re getting into before you dive into nursing school, so we connected with a handful of medical professionals and compiled information so you can be properly informed.

Industry Experts Share the True Pros and Cons of Being a Graphic Designer

If creating visual concepts, collaborating with others and inspiring, informing and captivating consumers through design excites you, why not find out a little more about what a job in graphic design entails? We connected with a variety of experts to figure out the true pros and cons of being a graphic designer so you can walk into the job with your eyes wide open.

What Is Digital Marketing? A Beginner's Guide to Modern Marketing

If you’re interested in a career in marketing, a strong understanding of digital marketing is a must. We already did the hard work and connected with some professionals in the field, so you can get your questions answered. Read on for an introduction to the world of digital marketing.

5 Expert Tips for Designing Mobile-Friendly Websites

What are the latest and greatest trends when it comes to designing mobile-friendly websites? Are there best practices when it comes to designing mobile-first? We connected with experts who are on the cutting edge of this new movement and compiled a list of helpful tips for designing mobile-friendly websites.

Your 5-Step Guide on How to Become a Healthcare Manager

What’s the recipe for success in healthcare management? What does the roadmap look like to land this position? We did the research for you, gathered the details and put together a high-level step by step guide on how to become a healthcare manager.