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If you enjoy helping others in a health care setting, take advantage of burgeoning employment opportunities by becoming a medical assistant. Learn more about medical assistant training and salary information.
Becoming an iPhone app developer means learning the latest trends and tools. Find out how much you can earn and how to train for this cutting-edge career.
Train to become an Internet marketing specialist and learn the top tools and trends for sales and marketing in a high-tech world. Get more information about necessary training and the average Internet marketing specialist salary in 2009 and 2010.
IT project managers should see strong demand for their skills in coming years, as they blend business savvy with tech skills. Find out how to become an IT project manager, including salary information and online training opportunities.
The 7th Annual Edublog commemorates the achievements of edubloggers, twitterers, podcasters, video makers, online communities, wiki hosts and other web based users of educational technology.
The Census shows women are gaining on men in earning degrees in the science and business related fields. Find out about the advances women are making, and how online education can play a role.
Computer programming jobs are in high demand in every industry around the world. Learn how computer programming schools are seeking more women to join the ranks of successful C++ programmers.
Distance education students work with local veterinarians to change careers without commuting to campus. Read on to learn more about making your passion for animals a full-time career.
Interested in working in the movie business? Consider the degree programs available for those who want to explore what it takes to become a movie producer.
Mark Cuban started his business career by selling garbage bags and powdered milk. Read on to learn how after earning a degree in business, Cuban used his drive to create a successful online media company--and eventually become the owner of the Dallas Mavericks.
Looking to get an edge when it comes to passing your Army Physical Fitness Test? Read on to learn more about how to prepare. Learn how the army can set you up to expand your mind using military educational benefits.
From the classroom, to the office, to the gym, to her work behind the bar, Sandra Possing has explored various careers after earning her bachelor's degree from UCLA. Read on to learn more about her exciting journey that has ultimately led to her goal of becoming a Life Coach.
Need some tips to help you get out of debt? Read on to learn more about what you can do to get that piggy bank full again.
Can't sit in a cubicle all day and send emails or crunch numbers? Consider a career that gets you outdoors! A land surveying career lets you blend your technical skill with a love for the outdoors. Learn more about how this important profession can get you out of the office and into the sun.