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The latest fashion industry reports show that fashion designers with formal training are preferred by employers. Find out how fashion design online classes can help you achieve your career goals in this exciting field.
Discover the latests counselor salary information and see how earning a degree can increase your earning potential in this important field.
Do you have a passion for teaching? If you'd like to combine it with the most attractive salary in the teaching world, then teaching at the post-secondary (or college) level is the best bet for you. You will have to invest a significant amount of time to obtain a Ph.D. in your field, but you can look forward to a tenure-track position, an attractive salary, and paid sabbaticals.
Research career possibilities as a structural engineer, including job duties, salary potential, and how to get structural engineer training online.
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.