Signs of Burnout that Signify it is Time for a Career Pivot
It’s very easy to stagnate in a job you don’t like. After all, most people don’t love going into work even in the best of circumstances. How can you determine when you are experiencing normal reluctance or outright burnout?
What Can We Do About the Food Shortages in Rural Areas?
While many view America as an extremely developed first-world country, some areas are far from being shining examples of development. In fact, many rural residents across the United States face a number of significant problems that their urban-dwelling counterparts don’t.
A Look Into the Day-to-Day Careers of Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals
Whether you’re just starting your professional life or are looking for a second career, you’ve probably wondered what a career in healthcare would look like. While you may have a rough idea of their professional duties, this doesn’t always paint an accurate picture of these professionals’ day-to-day work lives.
Learning English and Other Languages: A Guide to Resources and the Advantages of Multilingualism
The world has long since been a globally connected economy. While from a transportation and communications technology standpoint the majority of cultural challenges have been overcome, language differences stand as the last, and often most difficult, barrier to connectivity. As such, individuals who have spent the time to master multiple languages contribute in significant ways.
Why We Should Start Teaching Advanced Tech Skills Early in Education
Many people reading this article will be able to remember with keen clarity their cursive units in second or third grade. Even then, in your young age, you probably studied the loopy designs with skepticism. How often is this going to come up in real life?
Battling the Elements: Spring Weather Hazards and Their Impact on Agriculture
While many view Spring as a season of growth and new life, the truth is, the season can also bring a flurry of weather hazards. For those involved in agriculture, these hazards can be particularly dangerous and harmful. Gaining a deeper understanding of the various weather-related anomalies that Spring can carry is key to developing a strong perspective on agriculture and its maintenance.
How an Internship and Specialized Training Can Help Your Career and Change Your Life
It’s natural to shrink away from the idea of an internship. Work for free? And yet, interning, or apprenticing is a concept that has existed for about as long as organized labor. Why? Because it is a good way for people to level up their skills in a setting that is much more hands-on than they would get in the classroom.
The Growing Importance of Occupational Health in a Changing Environment
As the planet warms, life as we know it is changing— both at home and at work. Staying healthy in a changing environment can require some adjustments, especially in the workplace. As weather patterns affect the world around us, it’s important to understand how these changes might affect employee health— and what needs to be done to address any issues that come up.
The Scary Transition from Inpatient to Outpatient Care
Getting checked into an inpatient facility changes everything. You go from living your life normally, to not having any autonomy over what you eat, what you wear, and what’s on your schedule. It’s a huge shock, but if you’ve been living like that for a while, it starts to feel normal.
Best Practices to Ensure Your Children Have Healthy and Happy Lifestyles
We live in a world where kids aren’t getting the things they need to find success. You hear about it all the time. Obesity is through the roof. Screen time is out of control. Test scores aren’t what they should be (the US ranks in the lower middle when it comes to math proficiency and many other core educational concepts).
The Current State of Nursing Specializations and How to Choose the Best Fit for You
If you’re on track to become a nurse — or are interested in potentially pursuing a career in the field — it’s important to understand the various paths you can take. Contrary to popular belief, there are actually a variety of specializations you can pursue as a nurse. Gaining an understanding of your options can make it easier to start pursuing a career in the nursing field.
How Personalized Medical Treatments are Being Developed with the Help of Technology
In the past, many patients were forced to undergo a one-size-fits-all approach to treatments. While this worked for some patients, it didn’t necessarily work for everyone and could end up making diseases expensive for those who received the wrong treatments. Fortunately, healthcare is beginning to undergo some major changes. Namely, personalized treatments are becoming a more common occurrence in healthcare.