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Soft Skills Blog Post
By Jama Thurman, Career Services Manager and Counselor Employers today know students possess valuable technical skills and knowledge related to their degree programs; however, there are additional skills employers believe students lack. Today, employers are looking for students who possess strong interpersonal and communication skills. Employers also believe many students […]

Soft Skills: What Employers Want from You


Tyler Dunham and his family
It’s Monday morning at 5:00 a.m. and although his family is still sleeping, Tyler Dunham begins his day by opening his textbooks, studying and preparing for the day ahead. By 7:00 a.m., he’s on campus ready to spend the next eight to 10 hours in class, learning all there is […]

The Pursuit of a Lifelong Career


5 Steps to Become a Hospital Administrator
It’s no secret that health care jobs are in the midst of rapid growth. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that we’ll see a 19 percent increase in health care employment from 2014 to 2024 — this equates to approximately 2.3 million new jobs within that decade-long span. […]

How to Become a Hospital Administrator in 5 Simple Steps




EMT workers
First responders are individuals who run toward a dangerous situation while everyone else is running away. From firefighters to police officers to paramedics, these individuals put themselves in harm’s way to protect others. When searching online, news stories throughout the country are discussing a national shortage of paramedics. In Collier […]

Addressing a Workforce Need for Paramedics


Grady Harrison
Have you ever uttered the words, “There are just not enough hours in the day” when looking at your calendar? Each hour possesses a different task or obligation, and if you are lucky, a few hours are devoted to sleep. It would be easy to assume that as a husband, […]

Learning to Lead at Any Level



Dee Batiato and students at Hodges University Graduation
Updated June 20, 2018 Dr. Dolores “Dee” Batiato loves the classroom, and her passion is to instruct, engage and encourage her students. As professor and program chair of management at Hodges University, she understands what it takes to turn students into management professionals and tells them, “It’s not going to […]

Embracing a Passion After All These Years


Health Services Administration Degrees
Jobs in health services administration help maintain the business side of health care. Job responsibilities involve much of the behind-the-scenes work that patients don’t often witness while visiting clinics and other medical facilities. Professionals in the health services administration field often work as clinical managers, health services managers and nursing […]

How Does Informatics Impact Health Services Administration Jobs?


4 Reasons to get an MBA
Historically, the path to career advancement has involved dedication and standout performance in a single organization. An employee’s willingness and ability to tackle new challenges seemed like enough. Now, however, most industries are so competitive that candidates seemingly need to do more and more to land the promotions and other […]

4 Ways an MBA Can Help You Advance Your Career