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Nurse Uses Advanced Degree In The Fight Against Children’s Diabetes In Chicago

Rosemary Briars is the co-program director at Chicago Children’s Diabetes Center and has offered some advice on how to use an advanced degree in nursing to battle against children’s diabetes.

03/24/2014

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Experience With Helping Others Has Uplifted Chicago Companies And Communities

A business degree can often be thought of as a general education for many. But Jeff Carpenter shows us how he utilized his degree in business to not only help other businesses to succeed, but help them thrive.

03/24/2014

Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan

Illinois Speaker Proposes Education Tax On Millionaires

Powerful Democrat Michael Madigan announced the idea just as one of the nation’s most competitive governor races is heating up between Republican Bruce Rauner, a wealthy private-equity investor, and Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn.

03/20/2014

Gov. Pat Quinn

Quinn Silent On How State Would Pay For Added Preschool

CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine shadows Gov. Quinn as he traveled to schools to pitch new education efforts. But how will the state pay for them?

01/30/2014

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A Degree In Business And Finance Can Help Promote Small Businesses In Chicago

Adam Fridman shows how he uses his background in Finance to promote small businesses to improve the overall economy one person at a time.

01/27/2014

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A Nursing Degree Translated Into A Career In Law For A Chicago Nurse Attorney

While many people go into the nursing field in order to help people, it can be surprising to hear that you can use your nursing degree to do something in the law field.

01/27/2014

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Chicago Manager Uses Her Teaching Background To Develop And Design Training Programs For Educators

Many times, people can feel timid about obtaining a background in teaching because they feel it limits their career opportunities.

01/27/2014

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An Education In Criminal Justice Has Benefited A Chicago Special Agent

Some may think that getting a Criminal Justice degree is frivolous when hoping to obtain a career in law enforcement.

01/20/2014

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A Degree In Psychology Influenced The Career And Personal Life Of A Chicago Mother

Mary Beth Schewitz is a great example of how one can use education to not only further a career but enrich the lives of other people and strengthen personal resolve.

01/20/2014

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A Technology Degree Can Help Chicagoans Advance Their Career

With technology ever-evolving, development seems to be the route many companies are going in terms of staying current and this can only be achieved through educated employees.

01/20/2014

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Chicago Nurse Followed Her Passion For Helping Others And Her Hard Work Paid Off

While some people go into their intended field purely for financial gain, Carissa Waters opens up about what inspired her to go into the field of nursing.

01/13/2014

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Continued Education For Chicago Educators Can Help Further Your Career

For those going into the field of education, it’s important to continue your own educational journey to remain successful.

01/13/2014

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Educational Background In Business And Management Opens Doors In Chicago

When obtaining an educational background in business or management, it can be a little difficult to know what your options are in terms of choosing a career.

01/13/2014

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Problem Solving In The Field Of Technology Proves Successful For Chicago CEO

While many people focus on learning about the latest growths in the field of technology, problem solving can be the biggest advantage.

01/06/2014

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Chicago Police Officer Moves Up The Ranks Because Of Higher Education

A common misconception for many people seeking a career as a police officer is that there is a bare minimum in terms of educational requirements.

01/06/2014

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An Education Opened Up Career Possibilities In Psychology And Social Sciences For Chicago Doctor

Many people can be confused of how to utilize their Psychology degree in the real world, but education can open up doors to a myriad of different career opportunities.

01/06/2014

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Seeking Higher Education Can Further Your Career In Chicago’s Job Market

With competition on the rise in the job market, a simple bachelor’s degree doesn’t seem to be cutting it anymore for many professions.

12/30/2013

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Nurse Advocates Health Awareness In The Chicago Community

Ruth Figueroa uses the knowledge she has obtained through her education to become a speaker within her community to raise awareness and help those to help themselves.

12/30/2013

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A Chicago Business Entrepreneur Credits Education For Her Success

Using her extensive knowledge in the business field, Wendy Muhammad does not pigeonhole herself into one category.

12/30/2013

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Salvation Army Community Center Merges Arts, Sports, Education

On Chicago’s Far South Side, there’s a Salvation Army facility unlike anything in the area, where arts and sports combine with life skills to create success stories.

12/13/2013

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