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Sacramento Training Center Aims To Fill California Construction Worker Shortage

The non-profit, Northern California Construction training is making sure students’ measure up to the task.

08/26/2015

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Sacramento Developer Went Back To School For More Than ‘Just The Paper’

David Petree, CEO of Cloak and Dagger, went back to school after 20 years of sales experience to set up a software startup that specializes in encryption here in Sacramento. “We are trying to get every day people to better protect themselves in the modern world through technology.”

08/17/2015

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Sacramento CPA Urges Job Seekers To Gain Experience With Education

Completing your civic duty of paying your federal taxes on time and providing help to people in fulfilling said civic duties — as well as other financial odds and ends — can be stressful and lends that industry to being especially prone to the errant customer who’ll vent on said review sites.

08/17/2015

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Sacramento Attorney Promotes Critical Thinking For Budding Law Careers

“A person seeking a career as a lawyer should get the best education they can. Learning how to think critically is an essential requirement for the job,” said attorney Clyde Blackmon.

08/17/2015

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Sacramento English Professor Enjoys Working With Developmental Writers

With demands for STEM majors being the rallying cry for our nation’s young adults in the twenty-first century, colleges are more apt to stuff curriculums full of coding and calculus rather than the arts of reading, writing and critical thinking.

08/10/2015

Education Is The Foundation To Make Meaningful Changes

Improving healthcare from the ground up at a local level starts with someone who has an inherent understanding of patient care as well as the educational foundation to make some meaningful changes. Rayne Soriano is that man.

08/10/2015

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Psychology Professor Says Education Is Important But Learning Is Everywhere

It is never too late to change the path you are on; it takes commitment, resilience, support, a strategy and willingness to do the work. In the end, nothing ever comes trying to fake it.

08/10/2015

Interns, Summer Job, Students

Ask An Expert: Turning Your Summer Job Into A Year Round Gig

Get advice about turning a summer job into the start of your career with tips from two career counselor experts.

08/05/2015

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California State Prison Principal Is A Proponent Of Higher Education

Dale Hamad is the principal of one rather unique adult education program as it’s classes are held in the confines of the California State Prison system.

08/03/2015

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Correctional Officer Worth Considering For Sacramento Job Seekers

Paring down the length of the academy allows California to produce 264 more correctional officers a year bringing the total amount possible to 1,056 officers a year.

08/03/2015

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Sacramento Tech Mogul Didn’t Let Education Setbacks Dampen Goals

“I struggled with math in college at CSUS. I took calculus four times and failed it each time. I dropped out because I couldn’t pass calculus and switched to ITT Technical Institute in Rancho Cordova. I graduated from there with a bachelor and associates degree, which helped land me my first job at Electronic Arts.”

08/03/2015

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Sacramento English Professor Advises Students To Train For Future Jobs

“Tutor and student teach as much as possible before you actually start teaching on your own. You pick up many great habits and tips that way,” advises Denise Engler.

07/27/2015

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