Millions of students are taking or considering taking their college courses online for various reasons: current employment, lower cost, convenience, logistics, business requirements, disabilities and a host of personal reasons. A 2011 survey done by the Babson Survey Research Group reported that just over 6 million students were enrolled in at least one online course. . . .
When contemplating the right career path for you, there are more things to think about than salary potential, job outlook and the education and experience you will need to attain the job. You also need to decide if the career you’re considering is a good fit for your personality. How introverted or extroverted you are . . .
For aspiring hotel and lodging managers, casino supervisors, concierges and event planners, earning a degree in hospitality or hotel management is the key to landing their dream career. Deciding where to go to earn that degree, though, can be tricky. There are more than 200 hospitality and hotel management degree programs across the United States, . . .
Okay, so let’s think about why you want to switch careers first. There are usually several reasons why a career switch might be in order, and knowing what exactly the problems are will help you not make the same mistake twice. We’ve come up with careers that are particularly good for a mid-career switch. For . . .
Okay, there’s not really a degree for Wedding Planning; however, it’s a growing field, and some colleges have caught on and now offer certification programs in this niche field. This is “the big day” for many people, so a professional planner is an amazing asset for those who may feel overwhelmed with the task. Be . . .
Consumers have so many choices when it comes to lodging. One bad Yelp review can Scarlet Letter a Hotel or Resort. That is why Managers must be meticulous about its reputation. If you can take on that kind of responsibility, you may have a future in Hotel Management. Hotel Management is a competitive field; however, . . .
Going out to eat is one of America’s favorite past times. Most people enjoy trying a new restaurant or frequenting an old stand-by. Service is key to encouraging the customer to make a return visit. A Manager has everything to do with making the memory positive. Maybe you’ve waited tables; maybe you’ve worked in a . . .
Everyone eats. But not everyone eats well. The need for a skilled chef in todays “foodie culture” is in great demand. Do you want to want to run your own restaurant, work for a catering company, hotel or other food service organization? How about take that food truck idea to the next level? Well, first . . .