Both Forbes and USA Today can agree that computer and business courses are important for any college graduate, regardless of their majors.
With the popularity of life coaches, psychology may be getting overlooked. Stephanie Whitman of Whitman Therapy explains just what makes a psychologist special with helping people.
Rayna Yaker, the managing principle consultant of RYE Consulting, was prepared to teach and to practice transaction law. But when she started her own consulting firm she found out just how important teaching herself soft skills were.
Susan Hohenhaus didn’t plan to be a nurse. She didn’t even get her bachelor’s degree until 20 years after she was a nurse.
User experience designers come in handy as the liaison between digital coders and business executives. Find out how Alissa Ampezzan connects her graphic design background with digital media.
One Summer Chicago program is accepting applications, but for those who are out of the age range of 14 to 24, Chicago’s job and mentoring opportunities are aplenty.
Illinois native Marilyn Rhames thought she was going to be a professional journalist for life. But after September 11, she questioned her life goals and pondered on how her father always told her she had childhood dreams to be a teacher.
Aaron Olin, a vocalist and bass player for the former band Yesterday’s Over With, used his graphic design skills to promote the band. But when the band didn’t work out, he realized he was onto something big in forming a steady career.
Find out why William C. Martin believes law school students’ relationships and their mentors are the most important ways to be effective.
Fred Brown Jr., originally had hopes of becoming an engineer, but after joining the Air Force Reserve, he found himself more interested in the healthcare industry.
Jeff Ellman, the co-founder and president of UrbanBound, observed how strenuous the process is for new job seekers to move to a different place for job opportunities. His business and technology background helped him ease the process for this group.
Vinny Singh, the owner of Affordatech LLC and the Systems Engineer for Feld Entertainment Inc., can confirm the ongoing trend for DevOps in the business and IT world.
Practicing EMDR and yoga helped Candice Wu, a licensed professional counselor (LPC) at Center Therapy Chicago, decide whether she wanted to use her psychology degree for therapy or as a psychologist.
While there are plenty of ways for an education degree owner to use the degree inside of the classroom, Joy Ippolito found herself more interested in the research end of programs like the Urban Teacher Education Program at University of Chicago.
Melvin Sims III was focused on pursuing labor and employment law until he went to court with a friend facing an eviction charge.
Sara Zuckerman, the marketing manager of Idea Marketing Group, is a big fan of digital marketing and the online world.
Beth Brooks, the President of Resurrection University, cemented her desire to be a nurse from her two-year-old Halloween costume. Thirty years later, she’s thrived in the industry in leadership at Resurrection University, as a clinical nurse, as the health liaison for ad agencies and as a mentor.
Andy Clements, Founder and CEO of Weblinx Incorporated, may have not been the best at opening his social circle in college, however, he did learn the value of how business networking would help him launch his own company.
With the job market showing the highest increase in employment opportunities, this is a time when employees are starting to find better employment opportunities and job seekers are getting the pay they deserve.
Dr. Carl Bell grew up being called terms like “arrogant,” “bold” and “crazy.” It wasn’t until a colleague called him one of these terms during medical school that he pondered on transitioning from being a surgeon to becoming a psychiatrist.