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What Do I Need to Become An Early Childhood Education Teacher?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Dec 13, 2017

If you are considering a career as an early childhood educator, it is time to start thinking about what you have to do to work in this field. Follow the advice outlined in this piece, obtain your certification and you will have the opportunity to serve your community as an early childhood educator. This is the meaningful, fun and challenging work you have been looking forward to for years. Here is a look at how to get the ball rolling on your career as an early childhood educator.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education

What is a Medical Assistant’s Scope of Practice?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Dec 11, 2017
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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant

Busting Gender Myths: Why Men Should Enroll in a LPN-RN Program?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Dec 7, 2017


It is no secret that women dominate the nursing field. According to the American Nurses Association, only 6% of all nurses nationwide are men. But that gap is beginning to narrow. More men are entering the field, particularly as a result of a troubled economy and the well-publicized shortage of nurses in U.S.

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Topics: LPN to RN

Can A Practical Nurse Work As A Nurse Recruiter?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Dec 5, 2017

 

Yes, Practical Nurses can work somewhere other than a nursing home.

This is one of the most incorrect statements that an LPN may hear, especially from their own peers. LPNs have options, and one is in increased demand; nurse recruiter. The ideal headhunter for nursing talent is an experienced, knowledgeable nurse.

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Topics: Practical Nurses, LPN

Where Can I Teach With an Early Childhood Education Degree?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Nov 28, 2017

Early childhood educators play an important role in the development and well-being of youngsters. Employment opportunities for Early Childhood Education degree holders extend far beyond preschools. Let's take a look at some of the workplaces and positions these educators enjoy.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education

Can an LPN to RN Become a Flight Nurse?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Nov 21, 2017

An LPN to RN program opens you up to new and exciting opportunities such as the chance to work as a flight nurse. Flight nurses are RNs who specialize in providing medical care in both civilian and military flights. You will often work as part of flight medical providers to offer medical attention to passengers and flight crew in emergencies until you can transfer the patients to a proper healthcare facility.

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Topics: LPN to RN

Here’s How To Stand Out From the Competition as a Medical Assistant

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Nov 20, 2017

It is no secret that the job market is competitive. Those who complete the Clinical Medical Assistant program will have a leg up on the competition. Yet you can do much more beyond obtaining the proper education credentials. Let's take a look at everything prospective medical assistants can do to shine brighter than the rest.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant

Play, Imagine and Create with a degree in Early Childhood Education

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Nov 16, 2017

Early childhood educators enjoy steady work, a paycheck that allows for a high quality of life and most importantly, a rewarding workday. These professionals don't type strings of numbers into a computer all day like so many other worker bees. Rather, they enjoy meaningful human interactions with little ones who are passing through an important stage of life. Ask any early childhood educator about those magical moments she experiences with the students and she will testify that they happen every single day.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education

Obtain Your First Promotion As A Practical Nurse

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Nov 14, 2017

 

Earning a degree as a licensed practical nurse (LPN) does not just promise a good job at the end of your education and training, it actually means a rewarding career – one that also promises further responsibility and opportunity. Of course, taking advantage of this opportunity means that you will have to continue to work in one way or another.

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Topics: Practical Nursing Jobs

Will Doctors Without Borders Hire Nurses?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Nov 8, 2017

Doctors Without Borders offers exciting opportunities for you to travel, learn and use your skills to serve underserved communities around the world. A majority of your work abroad will involve training and managing local nurses and community health workers. You get to practice your leadership training by working in supervisory roles, organizing medical campaigns, initiating training programs or run a specialized care center such as a feeding center.
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Topics: Nursing Career, Nursing Career Opportunities