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Learning Styles – How Do You Learn Best?

You have a unique learning style.  Do you know what yours is?  Understanding how you learn helps you retain information more effectively.   Visual Are you a visual learner? Do you learn best through pictures, diagrams, graphs, and videos?  If you are a visual learner you may be talented at art, visual planning and organization, utilization … Read More >

Benefits of Study Groups

When learning in college, many students enjoy the benefits of study groups. Depending on the members and atmosphere, study groups can either help a student grow or can pull a student down. In today’s post, I discuss the potential advantages of joining a study group. Remember, though, that these advantages are only present in good … Read More >

Nursing Programs Rejecting Applicants

As we’ve discussed in a previous post, there is a shortage of nurses in the country—and researchers are predicting that this shortage will worsen significantly. By 2022, nearly a third of nursing jobs (1 million) will need to be filled as Baby Boomers retire and the need for healthcare workers continues to grow. In this … Read More >

The Growing Demand for Nurses

There has always been a demand to fill nursing positions and that demand has continued to rise in recent years. The step from LPN/LVN to ASN results in higher wages and increased job security. Most brick-and-mortar ASN programs have long waiting lists and taking the step to an ASN can be costly and time consuming … Read More >