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Measuring a career: Today I retire from academia

 When I saw the musical Rent on Broadway some years ago, I remembered only one piece of music from it. It was, of course, “Seasons of Love” where the cast tries to figure out a yardstick for measuring the final year in a friend’s life.  1,242 more words

Mount Saint Vincent University

Information on Professional Accounting Careers

Professional accountants serve a number of different roles with a company, from preparing financial reports and budgets to overseeing tax planning. This career requires very good math skill as well as an understanding of business and financial law. 404 more words

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Advertising 101: How Strategy is the Glue in Ad Campaigns

I never realized what an important role strategy has in the scheme of an advertising campaign. This week we had a seminar on brand and content strategy and how they affect each piece of a campaign. 303 more words

How To

How does an advertising agency bring in new business?

It’s just the beginning of my internship at an advertising agency in downtown Tampa and I’ve only scratched the surface of what it takes to run a full-service agency. 312 more words

University

5 reasons why you should take (or not) MOOCs

Massive online open courses, better known as MOOCs, started to be a popular concept in 2012. MOOCs are online courses, open to anyone, and designed to make room to a large number of students at the same time. 1,227 more words

Professional Career

Continue Growing Your Career with More Education

In today’s competitive world, continuing education is not only the key to getting ahead, but often it’s essential to keep your professional status in terms of licensing and organization memberships. 487 more words

Education

How to decide your first career step?

I am about to enter in the working world and to abandon the safe “bubble” that supposes school environment. Life-changing choices must be taken when looking for a job. 949 more words

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