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Dallas FBI Agent Says Advanced Degree Opens Door To New Opportunities

Criminal justice has been a life-long commitment for Kevin Kolbye, recently named assistant chief at the Arlington Police Department.

12/15/2014

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A Master’s Degree ‘Speaks Volumes’ About You, Says Dallas Teacher

Latrenda Rush, kindergarten teacher at ILT in North Texas, says “a master’s degree speaks volumes about your drive and it demonstrates that you are a continual learner.”

12/15/2014

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Life-Long Learners Will Stand Out From Other Competitors In The Dallas Job Market

Nationally recognized author, travels around the world speaking about leadership and project management and shares his insight on the connection between education and success.

12/15/2014

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Why Areas With Good Jobs Have Hard-To-Afford Homes

Around the country, areas with the strongest job markets increasingly have some of the costliest homes. And areas with the most affordable homes lack a solid base of middle class jobs that attract workers.

12/09/2014

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Border Patrol Seeks More Female Agents

The U.S. Border Patrol is actively looking to increase the number of female agents in its ranks to help with the influx of women who are crossing into the country illegally.

12/08/2014

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Dallas Chief Marketing Officer Looks To Cover Nation In Fake Blood

Marketer and technologist Dan Vuksanovich puts his skills to work with a unique product: BLOOD!

12/08/2014

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‘Thirst For Learning’ Leads To Success, According To Dallas Health Care VP

Executive VP and Chief Talent Officer at Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dr. Jim Dunn, gives his inspirational story of success, as well as sage advice for returning students.

12/08/2014

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Dallas Job Growth Most Beneficial For Those With Advanced Degrees

With consistent job growth in the Dallas area, those who stand the best chance of getting a good job, changing careers or “moving up the ladder” are those with advanced degrees.

12/08/2014

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US Adds 321,000 Jobs In November

The Labor Department says the unemployment rate remained at a six-year low of 5.8 percent, as the United States continues to outperform other major economies.

12/05/2014

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Dallas Counselor Helps Students Find Success

Toni Ferrell is a school counselor at Medlin Middle School in Northwest ISD, where she facilitates academic, and social/emotional interventions and accommodations to assist in students’ success.

12/01/2014

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DFW Lieutenant Says Education Is The Right Path To Success

Today’s law enforcement personnel know that advanced education helps them stay one step ahead of the competition.

12/01/2014

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Teacher Is ‘Living Proof’ That Any Dallas Resident Can Overcome Obstacles

“I am living proof that a person who grows up being told that they are stupid can overcome and not only achieve honor student status, but make a huge difference in children’s lives,” says middle school teacher and published author Beth Fehlbaum.

12/01/2014

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