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Discover how the demographics of the nursing workforce have evolved over time, as analyzed by Incredible Health using data from Revelio Labs.

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Using Niche's 2023 Best Colleges in America list, Stacker found the best 50 schools on the West Coast.  

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Using data from the National Center for Education Statistics, Stacker listed the 50 most selective colleges in the United States. The institutions are ranked according to acceptance rates.  

How summer programs targeted learning loss in grades K-12

HeyTutor cited data from the Census Household Pulse survey and looked at news reports to break down different summer programs targeting learning loss.

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Your workplace

Roofing could be your key to a thriving career in 2023

(BPT) - The last few years have been a rollercoaster for workers in the U.S. The country saw its greatest job loss since the Great Depression and almost a year later faced the challenge of not having …

How women are finding rewarding careers in the construction industry

(BPT) - As multiple industries still face workplace shortages, one solution is emerging, especially in traditionally male-dominated fields like construction: recruit more women. According to recent …
Want to retain and empower employees? Rethink tuition reimbursement programs

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5 reasons Nautical Bowls is an excellent investment for the ideal franchise partner

(BPT) - By Peter TauntonOwning and operating a franchise isn't for everyone, but for ambitious, hard-working entrepreneurs, it can be a sound investment. I've spent more than 35 years working in the …

50 best colleges in the Midwest

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10 skills rated most important for kindergarten teachers

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How the US compares to the rest of the world in access to early education

How does early childhood education differ across the world? eSpark looked at data from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development to find out.  

Florida celebrates CTE month with quick, affordable training for in-demand jobs

(BPT) - Florida’s economic engine propels the state forward, driving prosperity and raising the quality of life. The fuel for this powerful engine — workforce education. Currently, …

Amazon Disaster Relief Donates 22M items, Supporting 99 Global Emergencies and Humanitarian Efforts Together with Amazon Web Services

(BPT) - The number of natural disasters has increased five-fold in the past 50 years, driven by population growth, climate change, and improved reporting. As the number of disasters continues to …

Reading and math proficiency are at historic lows. Here's a closer look at who's falling behind

Analysis of National Assessment of Educational Progress data shows reading and math test scores are falling. HeyTutor takes a closer look at who is falling behind and why.

3 ways to safeguard your job and land a raise during a recession

(BPT) - With the rising cost of goods and signs of an impending recession, employees in all industries are worried about pay and job security. While the news is filled with headlines about "quiet …

Why access, education and support are vital to close the gender gap in tech careers

(BPT) - While women make up approximately half of the U.S. workforce, they are underrepresented in the technology sector, making up 28% of the industry. These numbers are even lower for women of …

Make Your Job Work for You

(Family Features) If you're considering a career change but not sure which direction you're headed, consider these words of wisdom.

50 most physical jobs in America

Stacker ranked the 50 most physically demanding jobs in America using data from the Occupational Information Network.  

Industries losing and gaining the most jobs

Stacker identified the industries where job openings have grown and shrank over the past year, using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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