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MORE BANG FOR THE BUCK

Digital resources for this post are from Mr. Charles Murray, Design News Daily Magazine.  The text is belongs to this writer.

According to the College Board, the average cost of tuition and fees for the 2015–2016 school year was  269 more words

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STEM PROFESSIONS

We often hear about STEM professions and how important they are to our society.  With this being the case, I thought just how many non-STEM professionals know the meaning of the acronym and the disciplines within the STEM family.  334 more words

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LIMITLESS

Do you ever wonder how smart is smart and what intellect qualifies as super smart?  How does one get there?  What does it take?  Are we born with intellect or do we develop intellect as we mature and grow?   1,798 more words

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IDENTIFY THEFT AND FRAUD

I recently completed writing a training module for PDHonline.org.  PDH publishes documents allowing engineers and architects to satisfy their annual requirements for continuing education units (CEUs).  1,217 more words

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TOP 25 WEB SITES

Have you ever wondered just how many web sites there are?  Here are several very interesting statistics from http://www.internetlive.com.

  • At the time of this post—4 June 2015, 0820 hours, there were 952,158,972 active web sites.
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WHERE THE JOBS ARE

The following data was taken from a survey done by nerdwallet.com:  Best Places for Engineers, 23 February 2015.

If you follow my postings you know I primarily concentrate on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) professions. 772 more words

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THE STUDENT LOAN "BUBBLE"

The following post uses as references:  Bloomberg Business, National Council on Higher Education, The Business Insider, and The College Board.

May 7 (Bloomberg) — A group of bankers that advises the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors has warned that farmland prices are inflating “a bubble” and growth in student-loan debt has “parallels to the housing crisis.  790 more words

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