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How to Become a Medical Scientist

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary Love the idea of driving breakthroughs in human health? Medical scientists are a critical part of developing emerging medical technology in medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and numerous other fields in the healthcare industry. If you’re the curious type who thrives on the pursuit of knowledge, a career […]

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How to Become a Healthcare Administrator

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary A career in healthcare administration is an ideal fit for natural leaders and organizers who love the idea of overseeing complex systems and keeping everything running smoothly. It’s a fantastic way to earn a great living in a rewarding field, where you’re making a real difference […]

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Surviving your first year as a nurse

How to Survive Your First Year as a Nurse Graduating from nursing school is a major achievement, but nothing compares to beginning your first nursing job. Suddenly, everything has come together; you can apply all that you learned to treat patients. It’s exciting, certainly, but your first year as a nurse will also be frustrating, […]

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Are we Contributing or Complacent?

By Cathleen Raffaeli, CEO & Chairman of the Board Brookline College. I’m sharing my personal story today to stand in solidarity with George Floyd and the countless others who have felt the anguish of police exerting excessive force. My white, often-misguided upper middle-class son was shot by police, in his bedroom at his father’s condo, […]

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Online vs. Remote Learning: What’s the Difference?

During these pandemic days, education as we once knew it has changed. Schools are closed, but resilience, innovation and modification keep the learning going. Many schools offer online learning, and some offer remote learning. Wait … isn’t that the same thing? What’s the difference between online and remote learning? Online learning usually is a course or […]