According to a 2014 Gallup poll, more than half of Baby Boomers don’t think they will retire until after age 66. With more time on the job, the likelihood of interviewing for promotions or new positions grows.
In the wake of the Industrial Revolution, with its marked changes in how business was done, American educators were called upon to conceive a discipline for managing it all. The result by the end of the 19th Century was the Master of Business Administration (MBA).
The job hunt has changed. It’s not just about your resume. Today it’s about your online profile. 94% of recruiters look at social media during the hiring process. While managing your reputation on all social networks is important, LinkedIn is THE business social networking site.
IT careers comprise some of the top paying jobs in 2015, but over the past 23 years as the world has gotten increasingly tech-dependent, the number of women in tech positions has dropped.
In 2013, only 26 percent of computer jobs were held by women. In 1990, the number was 35 percent. At Google, women make up only 17 percent of the company’s tech jobs, at Facebook it’s 15 percent and Twitter a mere 10 percent.
These days, everyone fancies themselves a writer. But starting your own blog isn’t just for ego purposes, it can be a great tool to position yourself as an expert in your field. With the barrier of entry to publishing gone, anyone can share their ideas online immediately, create products and services to sell via the Internet, or even use a blog as a marketing tool for a business.
The days of earning a broad education are long gone. Now is the time to focus your education and choose the right school and accompanying program that will take your career in the direction you want it to go.
Northcentral University offers a variety of online certificate and degree programs from the bachelor degree level through the doctoral degree level in the fields of Business, Education, Psychology and Marriage and Family Therapy.
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The things that make us different - also make us better.
All schools should be committed to the success of their students. But it's how we go about it that not only makes Northcentral University different from many of its counterparts, but in our opinion, make us better suited to truly serve you.