Starting a business and becoming an entrepreneur is one of the American dreams. According to the Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index, the United States has the best environment for cultivating entrepreneurship. There are 25 million Americans currently starting or running new businesses. If you have a great idea, and you’re considering taking the leap to go out on your own, it just might be time.
We’ve broken down the most popular personal training certifications and specialties, so you can make an informed choice.
There are many advantages to virtual teams, but you need to put in some effort to help your organization succeed. If you’re new to leading a virtual team, or just want to refresh your skills, keep reading for crucial tips from the six-week online class, Building Teams That Work, that will help make your virtual team more productive.
How do you maintain a work-life balance in your home office without feeling like you need to get the laundry done, answer the door, fend off distractions like TV, or take the dog out for a walk?
The convenience of online learning has continued to pave career paths for many adults leading busy lives, but sometimes the flexibility can make it difficult for students who lack time management skills. Finding ways to stay inspired is key to success. Hopefully these ideas will keep you motivated for the long haul!
There’s a reason why the medical billing and coding profession is a rising star in today’s economy.
If you are an excellent writer who loves to learn and help others, you may be ready to launch an outstanding career as a technical writer.
Experts agree that the best thing you can do is decide to make just one switch that will create the most change in your life.
The Cyber Defense Professional Certificate program offered by UCF Continuing Education in partnership with one of the world’s leading Cyber Education providers, HackerU, has seen unprecedented demand.
Geronimo was the cutest Beagle puppy you’d ever see. A black saddle over brown with a white underbelly and, of course, those big brown eyes. His owner Beth doted over him, but now she was very worried. She had called the hospital on her way and explained the situation.
It’s no secret that leadership is an important part of success in the workplace. Whether you’re working toward a promotion, or want to establish yourself in a new career, it’s important to develop leadership skills.
When to look for a new job isn’t just about personal factors — there are real cycles to the hiring process, and they’re important to take into account.
Knowing a second language has the ability to open up doors to exciting new opportunities around the globe.
Although many people use the terms "editing" and "proofreading" interchangeably, they are not exactly the same.
You’ve completed your interview, and nailed it! Now, you wait… But, there are some things you can do to ensure that you stay top-of-mind as a serious candidate.
With the growing popularity of online hospitality services like AirBnB and Vacation Rentals By Owner, it’s now easier than ever to open up your vacation home or homeshare to guests looking for short-term housing.
School's out for summer and thousands of kids and teachers are breathing a sigh of relief! But if you're new to teaching you are probably already thinking about how you can improve your skills and classroom environment.
Ready for a new career adventure? Here’s how to become a successful freelancer.
Let’s face it: in today’s world, who isn’t stressed out? Whether workplace conditions or family drama has got you down, stress can put a real damper on us both mentally and physically.
Setting up a conference is no easy task; there’s plenty to consider and the “to-do” list seems endless.