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Advanced Degree Makes Students More ‘Marketable,’ Suggest Dallas College Dean

Making the decision to return to school is one of the best decisions one can make, says Ruben Johnson – executive dean of the Business and Technology Division at Cedar Valley College.

09/22/2014

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Dallas Health Care Student Has Benefited From An Online Degree

Yonwi Bell, Vice President of the NOBCChE for her campus, discusses the benefits and challenges of being a returning student in an online degree program.

09/22/2014

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Texas Unemployment Rises To 5.3 Percent In August

The Texas Workforce Commission on Friday announced the rate increased from the 5.1 percent recorded in June and July. The national unemployment rate stood at 6.1 percent.

09/19/2014

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35 Jobs That No Longer Exist

River pigs, ratteners, and mudlarks no longer exist, but they once did. Here are 35 jobs that have become obsolete and have completely disappeared.

09/19/2014

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Kohl’s Holiday Hiring To Rise By A Third

Kohl’s said Wednesday that it will hire more than 67,000 seasonal workers nationwide for the holiday shopping season, about a third more than last year’s 50,000 workers.

09/17/2014

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Dallas Play Therapists Serve An Important Role In Children’s Lives

Job growth in the field of play therapy is strong, as therapists help children cope with their problems and help them connect their emotions to words through play.

09/15/2014

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Master’s Degree Pays Off Both Personally & Financially For A Dallas Auditor

According to Dallas auditor Keeva Clacks, going back to school was difficult but paid back tenfold in terms of satisfaction and income.

09/15/2014

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Dallas/Fort Worth Region Continues To Lead The Nation In Employment Growth

Bureau of Labor Statistics ranks Dallas second, in both the number of jobs added and the rate of job growth, among the 12 largest metropolitan areas in the country,

09/15/2014

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US Job Openings Near 13-Year High, Hiring Rises

The number of U.S. job openings remained near the highest level in 13 years in July, and companies also stepped up hiring that month to the fastest pace in nearly seven years, two signs the job market is slowly healing.

09/09/2014

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Police Officer Says Advanced Degree Is ‘Major Ingredient For Success’ In Dallas

Dallas Police Officer Charles Vaughn discusses the importance of community outreach, volunteering and higher education.

09/08/2014

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Dallas Flight Attendant Returns To School To Pursue A Career In Technology

Craig Hicks, Solution Manager for Sabre AirVision In-flight Onboard Catering and Provisions, says an advanced degree can open a world of opportunities.

09/08/2014

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Media Relations Director In Dallas Pursues An Advanced Degree In Order To Earn More

Ann Hatch, found her calling while writing for the high school student newspaper, and went on to “make the switch to media relations and never looked back.”

09/08/2014

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