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Nov 2017

Open-Label Placebos

Placebos are treatments with no active ingredients. They've traditionally been used with control gro… more
Nov 2017

Autonomous Practice an Option for Many of Today’s DNPs

A DNP, or Doctor of Nursing Practice, is one of the two terminal doctorate degrees available in nurs… more
Nov 2017

Global Drug Survey Reveals Methamphetamine to be the Most Dangerous Drug

Since 2011, the Global Drug Survey has helped health care professionals and policymakers around the … more
Sep 2017

Top 5 Benefits of Teamwork in Nursing

Today's healthcare industry is built around a multidisciplinary approach to care. Nurses work closel… more
Sep 2017

Is Your State One of 23 Granting NPs Full Practice Authority?

Earning a nurse practitioner degree and becoming an NP is a rewarding career path for nurses in many… more
Sep 2017

Pediatric Nurse Practitioners: Here’s What You Need to Know

Most advance practice nurses see many problems that impact patients in their focus demographic. Pedi… more
Sep 2017

How 3D Printing Could Revolutionize the Field of Nursing

Healthcare technology is always changing, and nurses are often charged with keeping up with the late… more
Career Spotlight: Penetration Tester
Aug 2017

Career Spotlight: Penetration Tester

Imagine the exhilaration of slyly hacking into secure systems without the fear of repercussion or im… more
Smartphone Apps And Permissions: Big Data And Mobile Data
Aug 2017

Smartphone Apps And Permissions: Big Data And Mobile Data

The endless stream of apps available on mobile marketplaces, whether for iPhones, Androids, or Windo… more
Aug 2017

Nurse Stations Assist in Study to Track Microbe Spread

As all nurses know, microscopic organisms are everywhere and can move around very easily, especially… more
Aug 2017

Telemedicine: The Primary Care Visit of the Future

The appearance, goals, and even the location of primary care visits continue to evolve rapidly. With… more
Aug 2017

Nursing Interview Tips

When you apply for nursing jobs, you cannot always rely on your resumé alone to secure future emplo… more
Aug 2017

Social Media Do’s and Don’ts for Nurses in 2017

Social media can be a useful tool for staying connected to family and friends, keeping up with local… more
Smart home device security is widely overlooked
Aug 2017

Smart home device security is widely overlooked

Modern society, in the U.S. as well as around the world, now relies on technology more than ever bef… more
Emerging trends in global cyber crime
Aug 2017

Emerging trends in global cyber crime

Nothing remains static within the world of technology, and cyber security is no different. All aroun… more
Can an MBA help leaders harness the power of digital disruption?
Aug 2017

Can an MBA help leaders harness the power of digital disruption?

Digital business is the order of the day in nearly every field today. To rise to the top of an indus… more
Soft skills: Why businesses crave them
Aug 2017

Soft skills: Why businesses crave them

Companies today are thinking in new and innovative ways about what makes a qualified and valuable em… more
HIPAA Compliance and the Protection of Cyber Security
Aug 2017

HIPAA Compliance and the Protection of Cyber Security

Network security breaches wreak havoc on healthcare organizations. One hole in a hospital’s cyber … more
Genome Analytics: The Battle Between Science and Privacy
Aug 2017

Genome Analytics: The Battle Between Science and Privacy

The application of deep-learning data analytics to genomics (the study and mapping of gene sequences… more
Data Anonymization: What It Is And What It Is Not
Aug 2017

Data Anonymization: What It Is And What It Is Not

For data to be used effectively and shared between business entities, it must be stripped of all ide… more
Aug 2017

Diversity in the Nursing Workforce: Where We Are and Where We’re Heading

The United States has been called a melting pot of cultures, but some sectors within our society boa… more
Aug 2017

Registered Nurses Rank #17 on U.S. News & World Report Best Healthcare Jobs List

U.S. News & World Report ranks jobs annually based on several factors, including median salary, empl… more
Aug 2017

Nurse Manager or Nurse Leader?

Nursing is a call to leadership, according to Eileen Williamson, MSN, RN, writing for Nurse.com. She… more
Aug 2017

Nurses as Patient Advocates

All health care professionals, including nurses, must be advocates for their patients, according to … more
Using AP Automation for Fraud Prevention
Aug 2017

Using AP Automation for Fraud Prevention

Fraud continues to cost American businesses millions of dollars every year. The Association of Certi… more
How Will AI Affect Accounting and Invoicing?
Aug 2017

How Will AI Affect Accounting and Invoicing?

Artificial intelligence, or AI, has permeated nearly every industry, including accounting. Writing f… more
What Can I Do With an Accounting Degree?
Aug 2017

What Can I Do With an Accounting Degree?

A bachelor's of accounting degree is one of the most flexible options for graduates looking to advan… more
Your Guide to Licensing
Jul 2017

Your Guide to Licensing

With so many options to consider, nursing students will likely want to begin exploring career possib… more
The Highest Paying Nurse Specialties
Jul 2017

The Highest Paying Nurse Specialties

Whether nursing is your calling or just your career, you likely have financial obligations and a… more
Your Role as a Key Stakeholder
Jul 2017

Your Role as a Key Stakeholder

Hospital resources can be subject to intense competition, especially in non-profit hospitals with li… more
Making an Impact by Volunteering Abroad
Jul 2017

Making an Impact by Volunteering Abroad

Nurses who study, intern, and work close to home may have countless opportunities to learn and build… more
How Nurse Leaders Can Solve Work Related Challenges
Jul 2017

How Nurse Leaders Can Solve Work Related Challenges

Throughout your career, as you have gained experience as a nurse, you have likely noticed how other … more
Growing Rates of Nursing Student Diversity
Jul 2017

Growing Rates of Nursing Student Diversity

As the United States' population evolves and the nation's health care needs continually change, … more
The Growing Shortage of Nursing Faculty
Jul 2017

The Growing Shortage of Nursing Faculty

A faculty shortage has begun to affect nursing programs around the nation, and many now have a need … more
Tips for Remaining Committed in Graduate School
Jul 2017

Tips for Remaining Committed in Graduate School

When you're earning an advanced degree, online or on campus, positive habits can help you remain… more
Study Tips for the Busy Nursing Graduate Student
Jul 2017

Study Tips for the Busy Nursing Graduate Student

Being a successful student in a BSN to DNP online or other graduate nursing program takes excell… more
What it Means to Function Autonomously in 2017
Jul 2017

What it Means to Function Autonomously in 2017

Nurse practitioners serve a critical purpose in the health care industry. A growing number of states… more
Mastering Your Mindset as a Nursing Graduate Student
Jul 2017

Mastering Your Mindset as a Nursing Graduate Student

As a graduate student, you may find that it is stressful to balance all of your responsibilities. Ho… more
Challenges Facing Family Nurse Practitioners in 2017
Jul 2017

Challenges Facing Family Nurse Practitioners in 2017

Every career comes with a unique set of challenges. However, working within the medical field can be… more
Finding Fulfillment in Your Nursing Career
Jul 2017

Finding Fulfillment in Your Nursing Career

Finding fulfillment at work can be difficult for many people. For those in the health care commu… more
Cultural Sensitivity and Awareness in Nursing
Jul 2017

Cultural Sensitivity and Awareness in Nursing

People of different cultures have unique beliefs, values, and practices. These differences make it c… more
How to Land Your Nursing Dream Job
Jul 2017

How to Land Your Nursing Dream Job

Completing a nursing degree is a major step toward finding your dream job, as it can help you to app… more
Medical Documenting: 5 Important Things to Remember
Jul 2017

Medical Documenting: 5 Important Things to Remember

An important task for most nurses is keeping excellent medical records on their patients. Medical re… more
Principles of Effective Communication in Nursing Practice
Jul 2017

Principles of Effective Communication in Nursing Practice

Communication is a key skill for leaders in any workplace. As you work toward your Doctor of Nur… more
The Power of Being a Nurse Entrepreneur
Jul 2017

The Power of Being a Nurse Entrepreneur

Nurse entrepreneurship is on the rise, according to DiscoverNursing.com. Yet, Elizabeth Hanink, … more
To Password Manager, Or Not To Password Manager
Jul 2017

To Password Manager, Or Not To Password Manager

The average person accesses dozens of password-protected websites per day, from banking sites to soc… more
Genomics Cyber Security Issues
Jul 2017

Genomics Cyber Security Issues

In 2011, former Apple CEO and pancreatic cancer victim Steve Jobs paid about $100,000 to Illumina, o… more
What Goes Into An MMO Software Development Team?
Jul 2017

What Goes Into An MMO Software Development Team?

Massive multiplayer online games (MMOs) and massive multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs) … more
Big Data Is Too Big Without AI
Jul 2017

Big Data Is Too Big Without AI

The world was already entrenched in Big Data before it even realized that Big Data existed. By the t… more
Social Data – Using Valuable Insights To Target Marketing Efforts
Jul 2017

Social Data – Using Valuable Insights To Target Marketing Efforts

Social data is a broad term that covers the amassed sum total of all data generated through user int… more
HIPPA, Big Data, And De-Identification
Jul 2017

HIPPA, Big Data, And De-Identification

The healthcare industry has been slow to adopt business analytics as a research tool. The reason for… more
The Difference Between Cyber Security in Hollywood and Reality
Jul 2017

The Difference Between Cyber Security in Hollywood and Reality

Computer hacking isn't a new concept in the real world or popular culture. According to a retrospect… more
Blockchain and Bitcoin Offer New Approach, Risks to Cyber Security
Jul 2017

Blockchain and Bitcoin Offer New Approach, Risks to Cyber Security

Cyber security is now appropriately viewed as a major threat, particularly with regard to its implic… more
4 Tips for Improving the Reputation of Your Business
Jul 2017

4 Tips for Improving the Reputation of Your Business

In today’s digital world, a company’s brand, offering, and reputation are constantly on the line… more
LLC, DBA and corporations: What Do Business Types Mean?
Jul 2017

LLC, DBA and corporations: What Do Business Types Mean?

Founding a company can be thrilling, exciting, and overwhelming at the same time. The small-business… more
The Multifaceted Future Of Augmented Reality
Jul 2017

The Multifaceted Future Of Augmented Reality

Thanks to the Pokémon Go craze of 2016, most people think of augmented reality (AR) as a sort of mo… more
Why the Industry Outlook for DNPs is Strong
Jul 2017

Why the Industry Outlook for DNPs is Strong

If you haven't yet made the decision to pursue a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree, now is… more
The Importance of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Jul 2017

The Importance of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Preventive health is growing in popularity as people seek to improve their overall health and we… more
Technology and Patient Safety in 2017
Jul 2017

Technology and Patient Safety in 2017

Patient safety is a major priority for hospitals and other health care facilities across the cou… more
5 Changes for Nurse Practitioners in 2017
Jul 2017

5 Changes for Nurse Practitioners in 2017

Nurse practitioners (NPs) are poised to play a major role in the quickly shifting landscape of h… more
7 Places DNPs Work
Jul 2017

7 Places DNPs Work

If you are considering pursuing your Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree, you may want to un… more
Health Care Policies Impacting Nurses This Year
Jul 2017

Health Care Policies Impacting Nurses This Year

As you pursue your online DNP degree, it’s important to remain aware of outside forces that could … more
What You Need to Know About Clinical Systems Management
Jul 2017

What You Need to Know About Clinical Systems Management

Clinical systems management is becoming increasingly important to ensuring that health care organiza… more
6 Trends Shaping Nursing in 2017
Jul 2017

6 Trends Shaping Nursing in 2017

Thanks to a convergence of factors like the growing physician shortage and growing nurse autonom… more
Accounting Knowledge and Business Leadership Go Together
Jul 2017

Accounting Knowledge and Business Leadership Go Together

Advice abounds in books, on the internet, and at various seminars about how to be a good business le… more
The Ever Important Job of the CFO
Jul 2017

The Ever Important Job of the CFO

Many business students aspire to take on executive roles for global companies, where they develop po… more
Demand Is High For Data Analytics Grads
Jun 2017

Demand Is High For Data Analytics Grads

Corporate America is just beginning to realize the full potential of data analytics in day-to-day op… more
Comparison Of Business Data Analytics And Finance Master’s Programs
Jun 2017

Comparison Of Business Data Analytics And Finance Master’s Programs

In today’s highly competitive job market, students and professionals are constantly seeking ways t… more
The Process Of Obtaining An MS In Software Development
Jun 2017

The Process Of Obtaining An MS In Software Development

Software development, together with data analytics and cyber security, is entering an era of unprece… more
Beginning The Journey Toward A Masters In Software Development
Jun 2017

Beginning The Journey Toward A Masters In Software Development

The wisdom of pursuing postgraduate studies in computer-related fields is undeniable in contemporary… more
How to Create a Strong Password and Why It’s Crucial
Jun 2017

How to Create a Strong Password and Why It’s Crucial

In the arena of cyber security, passwords must serve as the first and front line of defense, for ind… more
Why and how to defend business data
Jun 2017

Why and how to defend business data

Business has gone digital, and it can't go back. This state of affairs has come to pass in every ind… more
6 Tips for Conducting International Business
Jun 2017

6 Tips for Conducting International Business

In today's digitally empowered business climate, commerce doesn't stop at countries' borders. Comple… more
Tailored For Cyber Security Graduate Program Admittance
Jun 2017

Tailored For Cyber Security Graduate Program Admittance

Students pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Cyber Security have chosen their career path wisely. And tho… more
Integrity Is an Important Asset for Accounting Job Seekers
Jun 2017

Integrity Is an Important Asset for Accounting Job Seekers

What is integrity? A contributor for Forbes wrote, "Integrity means doing the right thing at all tim… more
The Broadening Dimensions Of Data Governance
Jun 2017

The Broadening Dimensions Of Data Governance

If to govern something means to bring order to it, then data governance involves the ordering and ma… more
Every Entrepreneur Needs a Great Accountant by Their Side
Jun 2017

Every Entrepreneur Needs a Great Accountant by Their Side

Accountants are among the most valuable people on an entrepreneur’s team. This is because accounta… more
AI And The Evolution Of Software Development
Jun 2017

AI And The Evolution Of Software Development

A quick glance into the respective futures of data science, information technology, business, and in… more
Three Questions To Ask About A Master’s Degree In Business Data Analytics
Jun 2017

Three Questions To Ask About A Master’s Degree In Business Data Analytics

Enjoying quantitative analysis could indicate a good match for pursuing a master's in business analy… more
What We Learned From Infamous Hacking Incidents
Jun 2017

What We Learned From Infamous Hacking Incidents

As undeniably advanced cyber security has become, in many respects, it's equally impossible to refut… more
Even with EMV Technology, Are Credit Cards Safe?
Jun 2017

Even with EMV Technology, Are Credit Cards Safe?

The technology underpinning credit card transactions has advanced by leaps and bounds in the decades… more
A Career In Cyber Security May Provide Job Security
Jun 2017

A Career In Cyber Security May Provide Job Security

As more and more companies fall victim to cyber attacks, the demand for employees who can manage and… more
4 Ways Brand Identity Can Help Your Business
Jun 2017

4 Ways Brand Identity Can Help Your Business

Brand identity is more than a logo or a catch phrase. For business owners, brand identity is a confl… more
Efficient organization: How an MBA helps business leaders
Jun 2017

Efficient organization: How an MBA helps business leaders

Graduates of a Master of Business Administration degree program can possess many traits desirable to… more
The Future of Gerontology
Jun 2017

The Future of Gerontology

With advancements in technology, medicine, and surgical procedures, nurses who work with elderly adu… more
Reasons to Pursue a Career in Psychiatric Care
Jun 2017

Reasons to Pursue a Career in Psychiatric Care

Nursing is a rewarding and diverse field that allows you to help patients manage their health in a n… more
5 Ways to Avoid Nurse Burnout
Jun 2017

5 Ways to Avoid Nurse Burnout

Nursing is a complex role, and aside from the physical strain, the emotional difficulty of the job c… more
What You Should Know About the New Lease Accounting Standards
Jun 2017

What You Should Know About the New Lease Accounting Standards

Each area of accounting is subject to strict regulations and reporting guidelines, and leasing trans… more
Master of Accounting or MBA? An Increasingly Popular Question
Jun 2017

Master of Accounting or MBA? An Increasingly Popular Question

When contemplating graduate schools, students can enjoy myriad choices. If you're comparing your fut… more
Online Learning Is Improving Accounting Education
Jun 2017

Online Learning Is Improving Accounting Education

Earning a master's in accounting can open the door to new career opportunities in the accounting fie… more
Top Four Trends in Software Development for 2017 and Beyond
May 2017

Top Four Trends in Software Development for 2017 and Beyond

As software developers work to create new and edgy tech ideas and improve on existing technologies, … more
The 10 Hottest Careers In Software Development
May 2017

The 10 Hottest Careers In Software Development

Yesteryear’s image of software developers designing office programs for the two basic platforms, P… more
Working for One of “The Big Four” Accounting Firms
May 2017

Working for One of “The Big Four” Accounting Firms

Many accounting professionals strive to work for one of the industry's most well-known firms, as one… more
Speaking “The Language of Business” Sets You Apart
May 2017

Speaking “The Language of Business” Sets You Apart

Financial concepts are widely accepted as the "language of business." Every company effort eventuall… more
Reasons Millennials Should Be Passionate About Accounting
May 2017

Reasons Millennials Should Be Passionate About Accounting

Accounting may offer millennials numerous avenues to pursue their passions, providing potential care… more
Accounting As a Path to Wall Street
May 2017

Accounting As a Path to Wall Street

Many people think of tax preparers and bookkeepers when they think about people with an accounting d… more
Women in Cyber Security: Closing the Gender Gap
May 2017

Women in Cyber Security: Closing the Gender Gap

For nearly three years, Ann Barron-DiCamillo led the charge to protect the Internet infrastructure t… more
Career Spotlight: Statistician
May 2017

Career Spotlight: Statistician

The days of professional statisticians gathered around a chalkboard in a stuffy room are finished. S… more
Marketing Analyst: Career Spotlight
May 2017

Marketing Analyst: Career Spotlight

Many companies work tirelessly to stay ahead of their competition. While consumers may determine the… more
Virtual Reality Developers’ Bright Future
May 2017

Virtual Reality Developers’ Bright Future

When virtual reality (VR) first appeared 30 years ago, its capabilities fell vastly short of its 199… more
How an MBA in project management can impact  small businesses
May 2017

How an MBA in project management can impact small businesses

It’s never too late to learn something new. Education leads to personal growth, personal growth le… more
5 Keys to Nurse Leadership in 2017
May 2017

5 Keys to Nurse Leadership in 2017

As the health care industry evolves to deliver higher quality, more timely care to patients, nurses … more
4 ways an MBA Can Help You Advance Your Career
May 2017

4 ways an MBA Can Help You Advance Your Career

Between 1970 and 2015, the number of MBA degrees conferred annually grew by 600 percent, according t… more
10 Tips for Becoming an Advanced Practice Nurse
May 2017

10 Tips for Becoming an Advanced Practice Nurse

There are a number of opportunities for advancement in the nursing field. If you aspire to become a … more
Analytics In The Cloud: Larger Data Sets, More Insights
May 2017

Analytics In The Cloud: Larger Data Sets, More Insights

Big Data analytics has become a major driving force behind business decisions, especially in large o… more
Actuarial Science In The Modern Age
May 2017

Actuarial Science In The Modern Age

Insurance companies have been analyzing data longer than almost any other industry, starting way bac… more
Nurse Practitioners Caring for the Aging Population
May 2017

Nurse Practitioners Caring for the Aging Population

America is aging. Decades of incremental increases to life expectancy — thanks in large part to pa… more
Financial Analysts Forecast The Future
May 2017

Financial Analysts Forecast The Future

Individuals and businesses depend on financial analysts for guidance on investment decisions. These … more
9 Reasons to Pursue a BSN to DNP Program
May 2017

9 Reasons to Pursue a BSN to DNP Program

A Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is one of the two doctoral degrees available within the nursing p… more
3 Leadership Skills to Cultivate in the Field of Accounting
May 2017

3 Leadership Skills to Cultivate in the Field of Accounting

No matter how impressive your technical accounting skills are, developing advanced leadership skills… more
The Future of Accounting
May 2017

The Future of Accounting

While the principles of finance and accounting remain the same, the industry is constantly changing.… more
Nine Ways to Build Positive Relationships with Your Clients
May 2017

Nine Ways to Build Positive Relationships with Your Clients

One of the most persistent challenges that any new accountant faces when building his or her career … more
What You Need to Know About Two Important Accounting Certification Exams
May 2017

What You Need to Know About Two Important Accounting Certification Exams

Pursuing an accounting certification can help you advance your career, increase your marketability w… more
The Role of the Management Accountant
May 2017

The Role of the Management Accountant

There are many positions that fall under the umbrella of accounting, and those who hold a master's d… more
The Critical Importance of Business Communication in the Field of Accounting
May 2017

The Critical Importance of Business Communication in the Field of Accounting

Communication is essential no matter what career you find yourself in, but it's especially crucial f… more
May 2017

Understanding the Importance of Marketing Data

The competitive nature between businesses in the existing digital era demands the utilization of dat… more
May 2017

What Business Managers Should Know About Accounting

From startups and small businesses to national and multinational corporations, business managers fac… more
3 Tips for Busy Accountants
May 2017

3 Tips for Busy Accountants

Whether new to the accounting field, or an accounting veteran, the job can be demanding and fast pac… more
May 2017

The Trend of Financial Literacy Among Millennials

According to a PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) survey of 5,500 millennials, all born between the early … more
When to Use “Hybrid” Accounting Solutions
May 2017

When to Use “Hybrid” Accounting Solutions

The accounting field has experienced multiple changes in the past few decades and it continues to ev… more
Accountants: 7 Skills to Master
May 2017

Accountants: 7 Skills to Master

As a current bachelor's of accounting student or recent graduate, it's important to stay focused on … more
These 9 Tips Can Help You Succeed in Your Online Accounting Program
May 2017

These 9 Tips Can Help You Succeed in Your Online Accounting Program

Should you get your bachelor's of accounting degree online? One of the benefits includes advancing y… more
5 Strategies for Communicating with Clients
May 2017

5 Strategies for Communicating with Clients

Though many perceive the work to be primarily spreadsheets and deskwork, accounting jobs demand stro… more
Exciting Accounting Technology in 2017
May 2017

Exciting Accounting Technology in 2017

Technological trends have changed the way we conduct business, and they'll continue to shape the fut… more
May 2017

The IoT And Rising Video and Audio Hacking Threats

The term “cyber security” typically calls to mind images of IT professionals furiously typing li… more
Businesses Are Seeing Cyber Security Staff Shortages
May 2017

Businesses Are Seeing Cyber Security Staff Shortages

The state of the cyber security field, for both the public and private sectors, remains uncertain. A… more
Why Companies Everywhere Are Boosting Cyber Security Efforts
May 2017

Why Companies Everywhere Are Boosting Cyber Security Efforts

In the fairly recent past, some companies treated cyber security like a buzzword and didn't take it … more
May 2017

What Online MBA Program is Right For You?

A Master’s Degree of Business Administration (MBA) is as versatile as the leaders who seek it and … more
8 Ways Nurses Can Build Better Rapport with Patients
Apr 2017

8 Ways Nurses Can Build Better Rapport with Patients

All too often, daily tasks and details can rule a nurse’s day; however, spending time with pat… more
Patient-Centered Care in 2017: A Guide for Nurses
Apr 2017

Patient-Centered Care in 2017: A Guide for Nurses

Advanced practice nurses play a critical role in the implementation of health care practices tha… more
The Nurse Practitioner’s Role in 2017
Apr 2017

The Nurse Practitioner’s Role in 2017

Driven by a greater emphasis on patient-centered care along with the needs of an aging populatio… more
Accounting Job Statistics: 2017
Apr 2017

Accounting Job Statistics: 2017

Understanding the job market for accounting professionals in 2017 requires careful examination of a … more
Nine Accounting Resources to Bookmark
Apr 2017

Nine Accounting Resources to Bookmark

Keeping up with the ever-evolving world of modern accounting is an important and on-going task. Fort… more
The Real Value Of Data
Apr 2017

The Real Value Of Data

What determines whether something has an inherent, real value? In ancient times, a thing had value i… more
The Analytics Bandwagon In 2017
Apr 2017

The Analytics Bandwagon In 2017

The words “increase” and “continued evolution” sum up the direction Big Data will take in 20… more
How One Single Accounting Change Can Dramatically Impact a Business
Apr 2017

How One Single Accounting Change Can Dramatically Impact a Business

Accountants not only prepare and examine financial records, but they also make sure company taxes ar… more
4 Ways to Increase Sales
Apr 2017

4 Ways to Increase Sales

From mobile apps to cloud-based CRM, the sales industry looks little like it did twenty years ago. T… more
4 Business Trends in 2017
Apr 2017

4 Business Trends in 2017

Every year, new developments in technology and management significantly change the business environm… more
Device Disposal And Defending Personal Information
Apr 2017

Device Disposal And Defending Personal Information

With each passing year, our personal and professional lives become more dependent on digital electro… more
Surprising Facts: Online and On-Campus Degrees
Apr 2017

Surprising Facts: Online and On-Campus Degrees

Comparison shopping in a world of mobile technology has made us well-informed customers. According t… more
The Evolution And Value Of Business Analytics
Mar 2017

The Evolution And Value Of Business Analytics

The concept of compiling data and organizing it for easier analysis is as old as humanity itself. Pr… more
Best Tools for Identity Management
Mar 2017

Best Tools for Identity Management

Identity theft continues to be a rapidly growing crime in the United States despite industry efforts… more
The Rise of Mobile Attacks and What That Means For You
Mar 2017

The Rise of Mobile Attacks and What That Means For You

Mobile devices keep the world more connected than ever. That said, smartphones and tablets can be in… more
The Ethical Issues Behind Cybersecurity
Mar 2017

The Ethical Issues Behind Cybersecurity

Since the internet's inception, hackers have labored to exploit it for everything from sophomoric mi… more
The Wide Spectrum Of Business Analytics Careers
Mar 2017

The Wide Spectrum Of Business Analytics Careers

Since the dawn of the internet era, data has been aggregated en masse into incomprehensively large d… more
Business Analytics: Looking Toward The Horizon
Mar 2017

Business Analytics: Looking Toward The Horizon

If the past decade could be summed up in two words, “Big Data” would probably be the most apropo… more
Public WiFi Protection Against Ghost Phishing (And Other Threats)
Mar 2017

Public WiFi Protection Against Ghost Phishing (And Other Threats)

Public WiFi is a convenient way to stay connected wherever you go, but it can also provide easy acce… more
Exploring 8 Concentrations for the Maryville University Online MBA
Mar 2017

Exploring 8 Concentrations for the Maryville University Online MBA

A Masters of Business Administration (MBA) forms the foundation for success in a variety of fields. … more
The Importance of Continuing Education
Mar 2017

The Importance of Continuing Education

The prospect of continuing your education as an adult can be intimidating, but doing so can also be … more
The 6 Changes Accountants Face in 2017
Mar 2017

The 6 Changes Accountants Face in 2017

As stable and predictable as numbers are, you might be surprised to hear about the many changes that… more
Follow These 4 Steps to Get Your Masters Degree in Accounting
Mar 2017

Follow These 4 Steps to Get Your Masters Degree in Accounting

There's a lot more to becoming a successful accountant than just a love of numbers. If you're thin… more
The Value of a Work Mentor for Accountants
Feb 2017

The Value of a Work Mentor for Accountants

The business world places a strong emphasis on relationships, evidenced by the ubiquity of networkin… more
4 Common Challenges for Small Business Owners
Feb 2017

4 Common Challenges for Small Business Owners

As one of the cornerstones of the American economy, small businesses started by entrepreneurs are ut… more
4 Reasons Why an MBA From An Accredited School is Important
Feb 2017

4 Reasons Why an MBA From An Accredited School is Important

Successfully launching or managing a business takes a host of skills, experience, and gumption. That… more
Feb 2017

Is an Ed.D right for you?

Working in a university or college is challenging: In the face of rising costs and increased competi… more
3 Critical Steps to Keep Your Business Secure Online
Feb 2017

3 Critical Steps to Keep Your Business Secure Online

Incidents involving cybersecurity are hard to accurately track by their nature - hackers and digital… more
Feb 2017

3 Benefits Of Earning An EdD In Higher Education

It is an exhilarating time to be part of the higher education system. Universities and colleges are … more
Soft Skills in Cybersecurity: Communication and Training Are Key
Feb 2017

Soft Skills in Cybersecurity: Communication and Training Are Key

Students working toward an MS in Cybersecurity degree will likely learn how to design and implement … more
Cyber Security and the Internet of Things
Feb 2017

Cyber Security and the Internet of Things

The potential of the Internet of Things (IoT) only increases when the infrastructure comes standard … more
4 Critical Success Factors for Workplace Cyber Security
Feb 2017

4 Critical Success Factors for Workplace Cyber Security

Companies of any size can be easily taken down without the proper cyber security precautions in plac… more
Leading Cyber Security Frameworks and Standards
Feb 2017

Leading Cyber Security Frameworks and Standards

Lloyds Banking Group reports an estimated cost of $400 billion in global cyber attacks annually, and… more
The Ubiquitous Importance of Cyber Security
Feb 2017

The Ubiquitous Importance of Cyber Security

According to Forbes, in 2015 the cyber security market was valued at an impressive $75 billion. By 2… more
The Personality Question
Feb 2017

The Personality Question

The multiple aspects of human personality are deep rooted and complex. Personality is a product of n… more
Five Positive Leadership Traits
Feb 2017

Five Positive Leadership Traits

Leadership can impact employees, customers, and ultimately the success of the company. Leaders shoul… more
The Importance of Company Culture
Feb 2017

The Importance of Company Culture

An organization’s culture is so impactful, it has the potential to increase productivity, lower co… more
Three Cyber Security Issues Organizations Face
Feb 2017

Three Cyber Security Issues Organizations Face

Cyber security is a top concern for today’s business owners and technology executives. In fact, a … more
A Nokia Comeback is in Play
Feb 2017

A Nokia Comeback is in Play

Nokia was among the first big players in portable phones when the mobile industry starting producing… more
In-Depth with the Freelance Revolution
Feb 2017

In-Depth with the Freelance Revolution

There's a revolution afoot: a freelance revolution. Labor economics experts estimate that by 2020, 6… more
Human Resources For Small Business
Feb 2017

Human Resources For Small Business

Small businesses may find it challenging to maintain a sufficient number of in-house HR staff member… more
The 5 Keys to Consumer Engagement
Feb 2017

The 5 Keys to Consumer Engagement

Today’s consumer wants to connect with companies they do business with, and they want to work with… more
Feb 2017

Marketing, Data and The C-Suite

In demand C-Suite opportunities have evolved far beyond the standard Executive Titles. Technology pr… more
Wearable Devices and Securing Your Personal Health Information
Feb 2017

Wearable Devices and Securing Your Personal Health Information

Wearable health technology has become wildly popular over the past few years. Fitbit®, Apple®, Sam… more
Ethical Hacking and Morality: The Gray Area
Feb 2017

Ethical Hacking and Morality: The Gray Area

Ethical hacking, better known as “penetration testing,” involves purposeful “hacking” into a… more
E-Fencing: Who Does It, What It Is And How To Fight It
Feb 2017

E-Fencing: Who Does It, What It Is And How To Fight It

A fence specializes in the sale of stolen goods, buying from thieves and selling to (often) unsuspec… more
Three Tips to Protect Yourself Against Data Breaches
Feb 2017

Three Tips to Protect Yourself Against Data Breaches

There are few situations as unnerving as finding out that you've been the victim of a data breach. A… more
How to Keep Up With Constantly Changing Cybersecurity Threats
Feb 2017

How to Keep Up With Constantly Changing Cybersecurity Threats

Technology is a consistently evolving field. While this is certainly great for end users who are con… more
Four ways a business degree can prepare entrepreneurs for economic volatility
Feb 2017

Four ways a business degree can prepare entrepreneurs for economic volatility

Economic volatility is a fact of life - and an omnipresent one for business leaders and managers. Wi… more
The Continuing Importance of Forensic Accounting
Dec 2016

The Continuing Importance of Forensic Accounting

Today, fraud is more sophisticated -- and devastating -- than ever. In recent years, the complicated… more
4 Reasons To Get Your Master’s In Accounting Online
Dec 2016

4 Reasons To Get Your Master’s In Accounting Online

Accounting is a strong job sector, with a projected growth of 11 percent between 2014 and 2024.  Jo… more
The Keys to a Successful Audit From Start to Finish
Dec 2016

The Keys to a Successful Audit From Start to Finish

If you're on the path to obtaining your master's in accounting, you have likely learned the theorie… more
What Accountants Need to Know About Bitcoin
Dec 2016

What Accountants Need to Know About Bitcoin

In 2009, Satoshi Nakamoto transformed the virtual economy with the introduction of Bitcoin, a form… more
The Possible Implications of a Blockchain Consortium
Dec 2016

The Possible Implications of a Blockchain Consortium

A blockchain consortium has the potential to change the way accounting is done forever. Although a l… more
Protecting Your Identity and Credit Information During The Holidays
Nov 2016

Protecting Your Identity and Credit Information During The Holidays

The holiday shopping season is an annual bonanza for consumers, businesses, and the national bottom … more
The Industries Hiring Master’s Degree Holders in Accounting
Nov 2016

The Industries Hiring Master’s Degree Holders in Accounting

In an industry like accounting that is experiencing steady growth, there is ample room for both entr… more
What We Can Learn from Three Accounting Debacles
Nov 2016

What We Can Learn from Three Accounting Debacles

The Enron and Arthur Andersen scandal in 2001 led to the biggest accounting debacle in recent histor… more
The Top 3 Ways That Technology Is Changing Accounting For the Better
Nov 2016

The Top 3 Ways That Technology Is Changing Accounting For the Better

When you picture the job of an accountant, innovative technology may not be the first thing that co… more
The Industries Hiring Bachelor’s Degree Holders in Accounting
Nov 2016

The Industries Hiring Bachelor’s Degree Holders in Accounting

In a competitive economy, businesses of all sizes and across all industries require the expertise of… more
Reasons to Consider an Online DNP Degree
Nov 2016

Reasons to Consider an Online DNP Degree

The healthcare landscape in the United States is changing rapidly. Demand for care is growing faster… more
Online Degree Programs: The New Trend in BSN to DNP Education
Nov 2016

Online Degree Programs: The New Trend in BSN to DNP Education

If you already have your bachelor's of science in nursing (BSN), you might consider upgrading your c… more
Too Busy to Get Your DNP? We Have a Solution!
Nov 2016

Too Busy to Get Your DNP? We Have a Solution!

Nurse practitioners have served patients for decades, but demand for their services has increased co… more
Job Opportunities and Next Steps After You Get Your Bachelor’s in Accounting
Nov 2016

Job Opportunities and Next Steps After You Get Your Bachelor’s in Accounting

If you're the holder of a new bachelor's degree in accounting, you're likely both excited and anxio… more
5 Skills Necessary to Succeed as an NP
Nov 2016

5 Skills Necessary to Succeed as an NP

The National Institute for Health Care Reform (NIHCR) notes that the U.S. is facing an increasing sh… more
3 Reasons Why Now is the Time to Become a Nurse Practitioner
Nov 2016

3 Reasons Why Now is the Time to Become a Nurse Practitioner

If you've put off getting your DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice) degree, now might be the best time t… more
Job Opportunities and Next Steps After You Get Your Master’s in Accounting
Nov 2016

Job Opportunities and Next Steps After You Get Your Master’s in Accounting

Obtaining a Master's Degree in Accounting is an excellent step that can help you advance your career… more
3 Reasons to Become an NP Instead of an MD
Nov 2016

3 Reasons to Become an NP Instead of an MD

Nurse Practitioners build relationships with patients, promote quality of care, and, according to th… more
Leading in a Time of Educational Change
Sep 2016

Leading in a Time of Educational Change

Efforts to integrate computers with education go back to the early 1980’s when leading-edge techno… more
The Higher Education Leadership Challenge
Sep 2016

The Higher Education Leadership Challenge

The field of higher education is not immune to the talent shortages that other industries have been … more
Emerging Leaders in Higher Education
Sep 2016

Emerging Leaders in Higher Education

Both new and established leaders are emerging as innovators who are adding value to their institutio… more
Resistance to Change: Higher Education on the Cusp
Sep 2016

Resistance to Change: Higher Education on the Cusp

Many institutions of higher learning are steeped in tradition with decades of history to honor, pres… more
The Best-Educated Educators: What You Can Do as a Doctor of Education
Sep 2016

The Best-Educated Educators: What You Can Do as a Doctor of Education

Experienced educators like yourself have many choices as to how to grow your career in an industry t… more
Current Trends in Higher Education: Three Changes Making a Difference Today
Sep 2016

Current Trends in Higher Education: Three Changes Making a Difference Today

Higher education leaders are facing multiple challenges – and opportunities – in an ever-evolvin… more
Sep 2016

6 Reasons to Become a Nurse Practitioner

When it comes to starting a career, you want it to be one you love. If you have a job you love, you'… more
Sep 2016

A Nurse’s Guide to Patient-Centered Care

  Three Key Components of Patient-Centered Care   Advancing your career within a patient-ce… more
Sep 2016

Five New Technologies Nurses Should Pay Attention To

The Technology of Nursing’s Future Nursing has undergone a great transformation over recent yea… more
Sep 2016

Getting a Job in Nursing – Where & How to Look?

  Finding the Right Nursing Job for YOU Career paths for nurses are more diverse than ever before… more
Sep 2016

How Does the ACA Impact Nursing?

  Nurses and the Affordable Care Act Political views aside, most healthcare professionals agree t… more
Sep 2016

The Top Hidden Epidemics

  Hidden Epidemics Seen by Nurses Everywhere Nurses often choose to pursue careers in large hospi… more
Sep 2016

Global Nursing

  The International World of Nursing The truth is that nurses in Missouri aren’t a whole lot di… more
Sep 2016

History’s Favorite Nurses

  Meet History’s Favorite Nurses When we think about the history of nursing, rarely do we think… more
Sep 2016

Nursing in the Media

  A Look at Nurses in the Media Here you are looking for information on earning your nurse practi… more
Sep 2016

Entrepreneurs Who Also Happen To Be Nurses

  Nurse Entrepreneurs are Making an Impact The very first nurse entrepreneur was Clara Barton, wh… more
Sep 2016

How Nurses Can Use Social Media to Connect & Learn

  Leverage Social Media to Grow & Advance Your Career Nurses, like all other professionals, c… more
Sep 2016

Nursing Demographics

  Who is Today’s Nurse? A Study into Demographics and More The women and men within the nursing… more
Sep 2016

Types of Nurses

  Meet Your Hospital Nursing Team Every day, across the country and around the world, millions of… more
Sep 2016

Evidence-Based Care Remains a Widespread Practice

Over the years there have been naysayers against evidence-based care. These pundits have fallen prey… more
Sep 2016

Disaster Preparedness: Nurses on the Front Line

Right now there are nurses who are responding to crisis situations around the world. Tornadoes, hurr… more
Sep 2016

Doctor of Nursing Practice Degrees: An Overview for Today’s Nursing Professional

In 2004, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) formulated a task force to investiga… more
Sep 2016

What Does It Take To Be An Effective Nursing Leader?

There are many concepts that come into play when we discuss the best strategies for nursing leadersh… more
Sep 2016

A Legacy of Mentorship in Nursing

The role that nurses play in healthcare is extremely important, as professional nurses are quite oft… more
Sep 2016

Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioners and Preventive Care

An unfortunate truth of Western medicine is that it places a heavy emphasis on curing ailments after… more
Sep 2016

4 In Demand Jobs for Nurses with an Advanced Degree or Nurse Practitioners

When people think of nurses at work, they usually imagine the abundance of nurses needed to keep a h… more
Sep 2016

4 Tips on How to Cope with Night Shift Nursing

Some nurses love the night shift, and some prefer to work during the day. Whatever your feelings abo… more
Sep 2016

5 Pieces of Advice for Future Nursing Students

Ask almost any nurse, and they’ll have tips and tricks for success as you pursue your BSN. Whether… more
Sep 2016

5 Tips for Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioners (AGNPs) Who Work in Nursing Homes

If you are a nurse working in a nursing home, you know your work is making a difference and  bringi… more
Sep 2016

7 Tips for Choosing your Nurse Practitioner Specialty

Nurse practitioners are to help relieve the strain of the projected shortage of physicians in 2020, … more
Sep 2016

How Nurse Leaders Can Take Initiative and Promote Positive Nurse/Doctor Interaction for Best Patient Results

In any workplace, it is essential to maintain a professional attitude and to foster respectful, cord… more
Sep 2016

How Nurse Practitioners Can Help Diffuse Stress in the ER

Working in the emergency room presents a unique set of challenges and requires a knowledgeable, cari… more
Sep 2016

Preventing Compassion Fatigue

Compassion is an important part of any caregiver’s role, and it is one of the best, most sought-af… more
Sep 2016

Top 6 Courses for Future Nurse Practitioners

The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics anticipates a 31% increase in job opportunities for nur… more
Sep 2016

4 Myths About Nurse Practitioners that You Thought Were True

There is a distinct difference between registered nurses and nurse practitioners. When a registered … more
Sep 2016

3 Hospital Departments that Need Nurse Practitioners

Qualified nurse practitioners are always in demand across the medical field. This is great news for … more
Sep 2016

6 Core Qualities You Need to Work in the Healthcare Field

Healthcare is one of America's fastest growing industries, with an estimated 3.2 million jobs being … more
Sep 2016

How Hiring a Nurse Practitioner Lightens a Doctor’s Load

While nurse practitioners and doctors are both health care providers, they differ in a few ways. The… more
Sep 2016

How to Protect Yourself from the Occupational Hazards of Working Around Illnesses

Nursing can be one of the most rewarding career paths, but is also one of the riskiest to health and… more
Sep 2016

Why Moms Excel As Nurse Practitioners

Many mothers find a way to excel both domestically and professionally, though it does take a bit of … more
Sep 2016

You Have a Nursing Degree, Now What?

With your education complete, the next step in your career is finding a position you are well-suited… more
Sep 2016

6 Tips for Nurse Leaders

Hospital environments and other settings in the world of healthcare can become chaotic if there is n… more
Sep 2016

7 Places You’ll Find Nurse Practitioners

Medical professionals that have earned their Doctors of Nursing Practice (DNP) or Master of Science … more
A Comprehensive Guide to Preventive Care
Sep 2016

A Comprehensive Guide to Preventive Care

Most people go to the doctor when they feel sick, but many people don’t consider going to the doct… more
Sep 2016

A Growing Trend: Home Nurse Practitioner Visits

Nurse and Nurse Practitioners don't just work in hospitals anymore. They're starting their own in-ho… more
Sep 2016

How Nurses Use Technology in 2015

Since the days of Florence Nightingale, the backbone of nursing has remained the same. Nursing is al… more
How to Get Started on Your Nurse Practitioner Journey
Sep 2016

How to Get Started on Your Nurse Practitioner Journey

Nursing is a noble profession, and the more you know as a nurse, the better equipped you are to care… more
Sep 2016

The States that Allow Nurse Practitioner Autonomy

If you've visited a doctor’s office recently, you may have noticed a trend. Doctors are busy. This… more
Sep 2016

Nurse Practitioners and Healthcare in 2015

Nurse practitioners are highly skilled medical professionals who perform many of the same functions… more
Why the Need for Nurse Practitioners is Growing
Sep 2016

Why the Need for Nurse Practitioners is Growing

According to healthcare recruitment firm Merritt Hawkins, nurse practitioners ranked in the top 10 m… more
5 Nursing Associations Leading the Way in Healthcare
Sep 2016

5 Nursing Associations Leading the Way in Healthcare

Health care reforms and educational opportunities championed by nursing associations help to move th… more
How to Find a Mentor in Nursing
Sep 2016

How to Find a Mentor in Nursing

A mentor can be an objective adviser, a teacher, and a trusted friend to turn to when questions or p… more
3 Stories About Nurses Making a Difference
Sep 2016

3 Stories About Nurses Making a Difference

Nurses play a vital role in the healthcare community and create tremendous impact on the lives of th… more
The Evolution of the Nurse-Doctor Relationship
Sep 2016

The Evolution of the Nurse-Doctor Relationship

Unlike the nurses of the 18th and early 19th centuries, many of today's nursing professionals consul… more
Top 6 States for Nurse Practitioners
Sep 2016

Top 6 States for Nurse Practitioners

A nurse practitioner's (NP) job opportunities vary depending on state laws, according to the Nationa… more
3 Reasons to Consider Becoming A Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Sep 2016

3 Reasons to Consider Becoming A Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

According to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, only 8.3 percent of nurse practitioner… more
Sep 2016

Why Location and Relationship Will Be Marketing Buzzwords in 2016

In an age where consumers can do almost anything from the smartphones in their back pockets, marketi… more
Sep 2016

The Value of a Project Manager

As companies seek to create and implement solutions that provide consistent, complete, and cost effe… more
Sep 2016

The Importance of Change Management in 2016

No matter what type of organization you are leading, change management is essential. This is especia… more
Sep 2016

Marketing and the C-Suite

C-Suite opportunities for those with a concentration in marketing have evolved far beyond the standa… more
Sep 2016

A New Age of Supply Chain Management

Supply chain management (SCM) is a constantly evolving landscape. New/shifting influences, technolog… more
Sep 2016

4 Things to Know About Group Dynamics in the Workplace

A sound understanding of group dynamics, and the role it plays in business, is a critical component … more
Sep 2016

3 Ways HR Managers Help Businesses Succeed

Today’s human resources managers are integral to the overall business strategy of the company they… more
Sep 2016

3 Valuable Business Skills Changing Health Care

The leaders shaping the business of health care today and in the future need much more than an under… more
Business Communication Etiquette
Sep 2016

Business Communication Etiquette

Advances in technology and the ubiquity of smartphones have made it easier to connect with anyone at… more
Choosing Your MBA Concentration
Sep 2016

Choosing Your MBA Concentration

Many students enroll in MBA degree programs to advance their careers, using higher education to help… more
Why More MBAs are Choosing Health Care Careers
Aug 2016

Why More MBAs are Choosing Health Care Careers

Far from the more traditional MBA careers in hedge funds or business development, health care manage… more
Online Master in Business Administration Articles
Aug 2016

Online Master in Business Administration Articles

Workforce management is the integrated set of processes that an organization will use to optimize th… more
What You Need to Know About Government Cyber Security
Jul 2016

What You Need to Know About Government Cyber Security

More than one-third of cyberattacks between October 2014 and October 2015 targeted the government, a… more
Understanding Global Cyber Security
Jul 2016

Understanding Global Cyber Security

“The internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow,” Microsoft founder… more
Trending Topics in Cyber Security: 2016 Edition
Jul 2016

Trending Topics in Cyber Security: 2016 Edition

From viruses and worms to ransomware and phishing, cyberattacks can come from many sources. At Maryv… more
Why Top Companies Hire Hackers
Jul 2016

Why Top Companies Hire Hackers

PC Mag reports that, in 2011, Facebook welcomed 21-year-old George Hotz onto its development team. W… more
What You Need to Know About Health Care Cyber Security
Jul 2016

What You Need to Know About Health Care Cyber Security

According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine, computers have played a role in the health care … more
Where Can Your Master’s in Cyber Security Take You?
Jun 2016

Where Can Your Master’s in Cyber Security Take You?

Other than a few “mom and pop” stores here and there, almost all businesses are now online, whic… more
Two Technologies Changing Cyber Security
Jun 2016

Two Technologies Changing Cyber Security

As individuals, corporations and government agencies increasingly store and transmit digital informa… more
Top Industries Serving as Models for Cyber Security
Jun 2016

Top Industries Serving as Models for Cyber Security

The global threat of cyber hacking is on the rise. A quick internet search reveals the many industri… more
Job Opportunities and Next Steps After You Get Your Bachelor’s in Cyber Security
Jun 2016

Job Opportunities and Next Steps After You Get Your Bachelor’s in Cyber Security

Great news for students graduating with a bachelor’s degree in cyber security: job opportunities a… more
Importance of Cyber Security
Jun 2016

Importance of Cyber Security

With so much of our daily lives conducted online these days, it’s astounding that the issue of cyb… more
Industries Still Lagging Behind in Cyber Security
Jun 2016

Industries Still Lagging Behind in Cyber Security

With the increased threat of cyber crimes, industries across the country are becoming more aware of … more