Careers

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Senior Living Consultant Encourages Others To Return To School

“There was a nine-year gap between earning my bachelor’s and going back to school to earn master’s. Get involved early and get it behind you, don’t wait as long as I did,” said Roy Barker.

08/24/2015

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Nurses, Healthcare Administrators Are In Demand In Dallas

With over 1 million online job postings for nurses, some of the most sought after positions in the Dallas area are for registered nurses.

08/24/2015

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Dallas Professor Says Higher Education Opens A World Of Opportunities

“When I started college as biology major, I was really not interested in medicine. A friend of mine was working in a lab doing undergraduate research, and she told me how to get into the program. Once I was working in the lab, I was hooked,” said Jill Buettner.

08/24/2015

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Dallas Recruiter Suggests Master’s Degree Can Facilitate A Career Change

Chad Lawrence started off in sales but didn’t care for it. He wanted to transition into human resources and decided to earn a master’s degree from the University of Phoenix.

08/17/2015

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Dallas Software Developer Says Master’s Degree Helps You Stand Out

Ratheesh Devadoss is a senior software developer for Avalon Consulting, LLC in Plano. Avalon Consulting, LLC is big data consulting firm that focuses on transforming data into business results through a variety of technologies.

08/17/2015

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Dallas 911 Operator Gives The 411 On Higher Education

“Obtaining my master’s degree will open many career-driven doors for me. I realize that without the master’s degree I may not have those opportunities,” says Melinda Jones.

08/17/2015

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DISD Administrator Teaches Higher Education Can Opens Doors

“The rewards have been the quiet steady – doors opening. It is the ability to have the skills and the capability to lead people that make a difference in the lives of DISD students every single day,” says Tara Brown.

08/10/2015

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Dallas Oral Surgeon Says Returning To School Creates New Opportunities

“I developed an interest in global health many years ago through missions, school trips and military service. I knew that a master’s degree would give me additional knowledge, training and open doors to new projects and ideas,” said Dr. Michael Ray, D.D.S., M.P.H.

08/10/2015

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Dallas Social Worker Says Master’s Degree Is A Necessity For Better Jobs

“I realized early in my career that it would be necessary to have a master’s degree in order to land better and higher paying jobs in my field,” says social worker, Rachael Ray.

08/10/2015

Interns, Summer Job, Students

Ask An Expert: Turn A Summer Job Into A Career

Get advice about turning a summer job into the start of your career with tips from two career counselor experts.

08/05/2015

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Facebook’s Investment Will Help Those With Technology Skills

According to the Dallas Business Journal, the Fort Worth site was selected over others because of its access to fiber and renewable energy, its central U.S. location, and the ability for growth as Facebook’s needs expand to meet growing user demand.

08/03/2015

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Dallas Threat Intelligence Lead Advises An Educational Focus

It is Cunningham’s responsibility to analyze security threats raised through events and from sources such as firewalls, IDS/IPS devices, and private and government intelligence services.

08/03/2015

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