How advanced degrees set nurses up for career success [infographic]

 

Becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or a Registered Nurse (RN) is a great accomplishment, and there are many good paying, traditional nursing career paths that both LPN’s and RN’s can pursue upon completion of their degree.

But there …

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Tips for Medical School Graduates

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Congratulations on graduating from medical school!  Now comes finding a job.  What factors will you consider?  Perhaps, you will think about the type of facility to work at or …

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Five Ways Getting A Master’s Degree Can Help You Get To The Top Of The Corporate Ladder

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Sticking with a company may put your name on the list for new promotions, but it will not ensure that you make your way to upper management. Competition for high-level corporate jobs …

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From Childhood Passion to PhD, How This Engineer Forged a Career In STEM

Many of us form childhood passions that follow us into adulthood. For some, these become hobbies, and for others, these passions form the basis of our careers. That’s exactly how it happened for Ranjita Bhagwan, a principal engineer at Google, …

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How to Ask a Law School Professor for a Letter of Recommendation

Whether you’re applying to jobs or seeking to transfer law schools, it can be intimidating to ask your professors for any required letters of recommendation. But there’s no need to be shy when it comes to asking. Professors are used …

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Freelancers with MBAs make an average of $61/hour. Can you guess what those without an MBA make?

Freelancing might not be the first thing on a newly-minted MBA’s mind. Unlike bachelor’s degrees, MBAs don’t often come with full scholarships; students often work full-time while earning their degrees. Understandably, earning an MBA can take a lot out of …

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To Fellowship or not to Fellowship?

When contemplating pursuing a fellowship in medicine, several important factors should be considered. Here, we aim to address common concerns and questions physicians may have regarding the necessity of fellowships, the time commitment required, the impact on personal life, and …

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HospitalRecruiting is an online healthcare job board for physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses, and allied health professionals. Visit our site to view current medical practice and employment opportunities or navigate to our Healthcare Career Resources Blog for more great articles like this one!
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What Physicians Can Do When Compensation Growth Fails to Match Inflation

Doctors obviously play an essential role in society, dedicating their expertise and time to ensure the health and well-being of the population. However, amidst rising living costs and inflation, the salaries of doctors have not kept pace with these economic …

By HospitalRecruiting
HospitalRecruiting is an online healthcare job board for physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses, and allied health professionals. Visit our site to view current medical practice and employment opportunities or navigate to our Healthcare Career Resources Blog for more great articles like this one!
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The Unusual Career Path of a Patent Attorney

It’s a well-known fact that a legal education, while valuable (and essential to becoming a lawyer), doesn’t actually prepare you for a law firm career in a practical sense. Law schools largely follow very traditional curricula, with the first year …

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Ways to Make Your Resume Stand Out to a Law Firm Recruiting Department

If a job interview is where you make your case for employment, your resume is the opening statement. It should tell a compelling story about your candidacy, presenting relevant facts as concisely and persuasively as possible. It should lead employers …

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Legal Career Spotlight: Supreme Court Clerk to BigLaw Associate to Academia

David Van Zandt has served as the president of The New School (the alma mater of three of Vault's editors!) since 2011. After receiving his J.D. from Yale Law School, he clerked for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun and …

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What Is a CV (Curriculum Vitae)?

As you’re searching for a job, you may notice that some postings ask you to submit your resume and others ask you for a CV. While you likely already know what a resume is, you might be wondering about a …

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5 High-Paying Careers in Physics

Physics is an area of study in which practitioners employ a variety of methods in order to better understand the world we live in, as well as the entirety of the Universe at large. The demand for roles in physics …

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Reading Between the Lines: Finding Your Ideal Workplace While Dodging Bad Bosses

Landing a coveted job interview is an exciting milestone.

Still, the thrill of the opportunity can sometimes overshadow the crucial task of evaluating whether the prospective workplace is the right fit for you. While there are constraints on what you …

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Who’s Hiring? 8 Organizations Addressing Food Insecurity

Food is an essential component of life; without it, we cannot survive. But in the U.S. alone, an estimated 14.3 million people are food insecure; globally, 345 million people are facing acute food insecurity.

According to the UN, food insecurity …

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Interview with a Clinical Psychologist

I am a licensed Clinical Psychologist and a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I have been working in the social services industry for 25 years. Specifically, I have worked for school districts, university counseling centers, the justice system (county and …

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How UB Alum Clifford Lee Got Into the Television Industry

Clifford Lee is a Post Production Supervisor from Los Angeles and a 2008 graduate from UB’s Theater Department. He has worked on projects with HBO, Showtime, Hulu, Nickelodeon, Amazon, Roku, and more.

What is your educational background and how did …

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How I Got Started in Professional Football – Adam Fron

Adam Fron is a Football Strategy & Participation Analyst at the Houston Texans football team and attended the University at Buffalo.

1)  What do you do as a Football Strategy & Participation Analyst?

As a Football Strategy & Participation Analyst, …

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Sports, Athletics, Fitness Alumni Panel Discussion – April 10, 4pm (Virtual)

If you want to work in sports, athletics or fitness this panel discussion is for you. Companies like to hire student-athletes because they know how hard it is to balance school and athletics.  And you don’t have to be a …

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Comedy, Humor, Laughter Panel Discussion – April 18, 4pm (Virtual)

Whether you want to be in a career that involves comedy or just want to use humor in your future career, this panel discussion is for you. A survey of 1000 executives found that 84 percent of respondents felt that …

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How I Designed My Career with a Communication Major

Ed Brodka is a Career Design Consultant at UB’s Career Design Center.

1)   What is your educational background and how did it influence you to be in your current career?

When I started at UB I came in as a …

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CAS Career Pathways Event!

Carl Remmes | 01/29/24 | 3-minute read

I am excited to be able to share a new opportunity for you to be a part of! The Career Design Center and Department of Political Science have partnered to bring the CAS Career Pathways

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How I Got Started in Sales at a Communications and Marketing Company – Josh Henry

Josh Henry is a Manager, Inside Sales Group at RR Donnelley, a leading global provider of multichannel business communications services and marketing solutions with more than 52,000 clients around the world.

1)   What is your educational background and how did …

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Want to be a Photographer? Meet Meredith …

Meredith Forrest Kulwicki has worked for UB University Communications since 2017 as a Photo | Video Design Assistant. She also has her own photography business. Meredith would like to help UB students interested in pursuing a career in photography by offering …

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Five Lessons from “What to do with a Social Science Degree” Alumni Career Panel

Here’s what you missed on November 1st when four UB alums came to campus to share their career story and advice with UB students.

Here’s five lessons learned …

1.  Career paths are squiggly and go in different directions – the panelists ended …

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Meet Virtual Reality Industry Professional – Alex Fernandez

Alex Fernandez has an Advanced Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology and New Literacies.  As a business owner he has been a leader in various startup companies and currently is the Chief Product officer of Nspire Create Labs an immersive media …

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