Category Archives: Continuing Education
Higher education is getting a makeover and Oregonians can now join the revolution. With schools like Draper University in Silicon Valley and Naropa University in Boulder, it’s about time for the Wayfinding Academy to launch in Oregon. Michelle Jones, who you might know from The World Domination Summit and TEDxMtHood, spearheads the Wayfinding Academy.
Whether you’re just starting your career or considering a transition into retirement, these Social Venture Partners programs might be just what you need! Social Venture Partners (SVP) engages the community in venture philanthropy and amplifies impact by connecting philanthropists, strengthening nonprofits, and investing in collaborative solutions. SVP encourages professionals to donate their time and talents […]
The field of nursing has expanded rapidly in recent years, with 19.4 percent employment growth and 526,800 brand new jobs expected by 2022. If you’re looking for a career that’s excelling in a weak economy, consider these three advantages of becoming a nurse!
It’s that time of year! If you’re looking at graduate schools in Oregon, many deadlines are approaching fast. Take your GRE books out, dust off your pencils, and get those applications going! It might be the best thing you do for your career — it was for me. When I applied to graduate school, I […]
A constant in today’s workplace is that we need to update our skills throughout our careers. If you’re looking for a new job or a promotion in Portland or elsewhere in Oregon keeping up with changes in your profession or learning new ideas gives you a significant advantage. I’ve found this to be true in […]
In September I’ll start my second and final year of graduate studies in the Strategic Communications Program at University of Oregon’s George S. Turnbull Center here in Portland. As a young professional, going back to school was not an easy decision but it was one of the best choices I’ve ever made. Here are three […]