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What Can You Do with a Degree in Equine Management?

Are you passionate about horses? Do you find yourself spending more time in the horse barn than you do indoors? Have you been riding since you were a kid? Don’t hang up your saddle just because you are graduating from high school. You can turn your love of horses into a career path tailored to…

What Does it Take to Become a Dental Assistant?

Help those pearly whites stay white and a strong bite in your patient’s future. A career as a dental assistant is not only a rewarding but also a stable position as the demand for dental assistants is on a constant rise due to the need in this field. What does it take to become a…

Recruiting Students to Science

The focus for recruiting into science used to be geared towards women as they were the smaller demographic in this area. The gap has lessened considerably between men and women in this field with the new focus now being to recruit minorities into science. Why is diversity in science important? Diversity in any field is important, but especially…

The Value of a CNA

Healthcare is nothing, if not completely personal. Often, the healthcare team at the local hospital or care facility provides the most vital, the most basic, the most personal care that a patient can receive. CNAs provide many of the most basic services to patients in need. And CNAs are in short supply. Let’s unpack this vital healthcare…

Industries that Hire Drone Operators

Do you see the world from a different angle? Drones have gone from hobby fascination to career path in a few short years. What was once a fun backyard activity has serious earning potential for people who have a drone pilot license. Companies are looking for ways to improve their service without driving up pricing for their customers. More and…

Industries That Need Welders

With more than fifty percent of the goods made in the U.S. welded it’s no wonder there are numerous different options for a career in welding. There are over thirty different methods of welding that can be used to create many of our everyday conveniences that wouldn’t be possible without welding. Find just the right…

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Why You Should Stay in Iowa After Graduation

Many students grow up dreaming of moving to one of the coasts. The warm, sunny climate is appealing – especially when you are shoveling mountains of snow. But, despite the weather, Iowa has a lot to offer graduates. There is a reason people who have relocated are returning to their home state. Iowa is a great place…

The Anatomy of an Industrial Worker in 2021

Manufacturing isn’t a repetitive “dirty job”  anymore. Your father’s manufacturing job is a thing of the past, so the skills you need to succeed in Industry 4.0 jobs have changed. There are certain skills that employers are looking for when hiring the perfect person for the job, and the list just keeps growing. Start building…

5 Tips for Choosing Your Career Path

Unsure about what you want to do after high school? There are a lot of ways you can explore. Don’t think you need to go through a formal process to figure out your next steps. You may be able to figure out your passion simply by paying attention to your interests today. College is a…

Alumni Connections: How to Connect with Former Students

When you are ready to find your first professional job after college, it can be a struggle to know where to start. Finding your first job can be even tougher when you don’t have any connections in the field you are entering. Luckily, you have a natural advantage – you can tap into the alumni network…

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