Entries for 'engage'

Building a Career in Construction Management

Former “Dirty Jobs” star Mike Rowe has long advocated the skilled trades as a solid career choice. With America experiencing a growing skills gap, Rowe argues that now more than ever, the path to happiness doesn’t always require a four...
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Are Smaller Class Sizes Better for Education?

Surprisingly, the verdict is still out on that question. Many studies have been done and most show a positive connection between smaller class sizes and improved student achievement; however, the question of the cost typically clouds the value of r...
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What Do Licensed Vocational Nurses Do?

Wondering what a licensed vocational nurse (LVN) does? Basically, whatever a licensed practical nurse (LPN) does. Essentially they are one and the same. LVN is a job title specific to California and Texas; whereas, in every other state, they’re kn...
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How Is Critical Care Nursing Different from Other Specialties?

Fresh out of nursing school, many nurses go to work in a hospital setting, most often on the medical/surgical unit. These floors are a great place to get your feet wet in the "real world" because of the variety of patients and medical diagnoses. Should ...
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